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What does Hampton mean?

[ 2 syll. ham-(p)ton, ha-mpt-on ] The baby boy name Hampton is pronounced HHAEMPTahN †. Hampton is of Old English origin and it is used largely in the English language. The name means 'high settlement'.

Variant forms of Hampton include the names Hamdon, Hamdyn, Hamp, Hampden, Hampe, Hamptan, Hampten, Hamptin, Hamptun, and Hamptyn.

See also the related category settlement (village).

Hampton is uncommon as a baby boy name. At the modest height of its usage in 1907, 0.013% of baby boys were given the name Hampton. It had a ranking of #524 then. The baby name has dropped out of favor since then, and is used only on an infrequent scale today. Within all boy names in its family, Hampton was nonetheless the most regularly used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Hampton include the names the name Hamptin and the name Hamptyn.

† Pronunciation for Hampton: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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