Aston - boys name

Aston name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 87%

Aston name meaning:

The name Aston is of English origin and has multiple meanings. One interpretation is that it comes from the Old English word "eastun," which means "east town." It suggests a person who comes from an eastern town or village. Another possible meaning is derived from the Old English word "aesctun," meaning "ash tree settlement." This meaning links the name Aston to nature and the presence of ash trees.

In addition to these etymological interpretations, the name Aston has gained popularity due to its association with luxury car brand Aston Martin. This connection brings about connotations of sophistication, elegance, and wealth. Parents who choose the name Aston for their son might be drawn to its modern sound and its blend of traditional English roots with a touch of contemporary glamour. Overall, the name Aston carries both historical and cultural significance, blending natural elements with a touch of prestige.

Origin: English

From the eastern town.

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Overall UK ranking: 618 out of 4789

60 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (605)

Historical popularity of Aston

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