[ 3 syll. co-vin-(g)ton, cov-ingt-on ] The baby boy name Covington is pronounced KER-Vih-NGTahN †. Covington's origin, as well as its use, is in the English language. The name means 'Columba's town'.
Variants of Covington include Covingtun, Covyngton, and Covyngtun.
See also the related categories, english and town (village).
Covington is a baby boy name of irregular use. It is listed outside of the top 1000.
† Pronunciation for Covington: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; NG as in "sing (S.IH.NG)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"