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Name Preston

Meaning:priest townTools:

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About the name Preston in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
Topics:Asteroid 3792 Preston, discovered 1985
US 2015 rank:#169     ... 167:Alan, 168:Marcus, 169:Preston, 170:Abraham, 171:Calvin ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Brenton, Peyton, Peyton, Trenton, Treyton, Triston, Weston     Details
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About Preston, the group of names with the same origin as Preston

Meaning/translation:priest town
Language of origin:Old English
Info about origin:from a family name derived from a place name with the meaning priest town
Words:preost = the priest  Old English
 tun = the town, the settlement, the homestead  Old English
Topics:Family name, Geographic name
Variants' top ranks:100:Preston Canada/BC 2011
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Canada/British Columbia 2011 100
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 1331990-1999 197,  1980-1989 246
USA yearlyGraph2015 169,  2014 149,  2013 148,  2012 129,  2011 137,  2010 131,  2009 120,  2008 124,  2007 114,  2006 1142005 146,  2004 152,  2003 154,  2002 155,  2001 152,  2000 142,  1999 162,  1998 176,  1997 177,  1996 189,  1995 182,  1994 193,  1993 197
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