Meaning and Origin of: Templeton
Boy name origins & meanings:
- English : Town near the temple
Boy name variations
Family name origins & meanings:
- Scottish : habitational name from a place near Dundonald in Ayrshire, so called from Middle English temple ‘house of the Knights Templar’ + toun ‘settlement’. There are also places called Templeton in Wales, Berkshire and Devon, but these do not seem to have contributed to the surname.