Meaning and Origin of: Barton

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Hebrew : Furrow

Family name origins & meanings

  • English : habitational name from any of the numerous places named with Old English bere or bær ‘barley’ +tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’, i.e. an outlying grange. Compare Barwick.
  • German and central European (e.g. Czech and Slovak Bartoň) : from a pet form of the personal nameBartolomaeus (see Bartholomew).