Colton meaning

: Swarthy Person, Coal Town, Settlement

Colton Name Information

Gender 🧑 Boy
Pronunciation 📣 \c(o)-lton, col-ton\
Number of People 👶 128,000
Rate in 2021 107
Numerology 🔢 7
Name origin 🌍 English
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Colton Name Meaning


The name Colton is a surname originating from an old English name Cola, a new nickname meaning coal. It is derived from the Old English words 'col' meaning coal and tun meaning town or settlement.

Sun and rain together mean coal town or coal payment. The name could possibly also mean great man'.

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Additional name description Colton
Additional name description Colton

positive features

love investigation work



To be careful

Willing to try new things

Adapting to different situations

negative features

enjoys his own company

Can be self-sufficient

Colton Letter Analysis

C: It denotes an artistic, lively, friendly, emotional personality.

O: Expresses the mysterious and determined personality.

L: It expresses a naive and talented personality with artistic aspects and high talent.

T: The dreamer refers to the lazy personality.

O: Expresses the mysterious and determined personality.

N: It refers to a person with a high level of common sense empathy

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Comments on the name Colton
01/14/2024 00:00:00

i LOVE this name i will defintely name one of my sons this if i ever have a boy

01/02/2024 14:23:50

My son is almost 4 years old and at that time you didn't hear it that often. He is definatly a bright beautiful like in a dark town:o)Out of the three children his name is my favorite!

12/13/2023 09:46:28

We named our son Colton 7 years ago. This is the only name my husband and I could agree on. I love the name and he sure does bring a lot of light to our lives. :) He too loves it when people call him Colt. He is such a happy guy!!

06/12/2023 10:58:32

My oldest son's name is Colten. He is almost 19 years old and I still LOVE the name!!!

03/30/2023 20:06:56

i have a 4 yr old with that name but to be different like everyone is trying to do it is spelled coleton and with it spelled that way i could'nt find his name in the search.but for the meaning he sure bring alot of light

11/05/2022 21:03:32

I named my son Colton 14 years ago. I have never gotten tired of his name. He really likes it too. And also likes when it is shortened to Colt.I know I will like it on him as a man also.

09/24/2022 14:15:38

I love the name Colton. It is unique and a little boy with this name is sure to bring light to "a dark town!"

04/30/2022 00:20:06

I love this name. I named my second son this name however, I changed the spelling to Coleton so people would call him Cole for short. It fits my little guy perfectly!

08/19/2021 22:33:54

I love the name colton, my sons name is colton. I have never gotten sick of it.

07/30/2021 17:36:54

My newest grandson is named Colton. He is a beautiful child and is just 4 weeks old. He definitely brings light to a dark town.

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Colton FAQs

*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Colton?
The origin of the name Colton is English.
*️⃣ What is meaning of name Colton?
Swarthy Person, Coal Town, Settlement
*️⃣ How many people are named Colton?
Almost 128000 people are named Colton.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Colton?
The names of Karina, Karen, Corinne, Carina, Corinna