Acton
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
AK-tən
Meaning
From an oak tree town
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The name Acton is a locational name and comes from the two Old English words - 'ac', which means 'oak', and 'tun', which means 'town or village'. The meaning of the name is therefore a person who comes from the town or village of oak trees.

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Acton Adams - politician
Acton Smee Ayrton - politician

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