Meaning and Origin of Aston - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Aston

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • English : A variation of August

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • English : habitational name from any of several places in England called Aston. Most were named from Old English ēast ‘east’ + tūn ‘settlement’. In a few cases the first element is æsc ‘ash tree’.
  • English : from a Middle English personal name, Astan(us), which is probably a survival of Old English Æ{dh}elstān or one of the other names mentioned at Alston.