Clinton
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
KLIN-tən
Meaning
A settlement near the river Glyme
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The name Clinton comes from the Old English term “glinton” which is a combination of the two words, “glinde” and “tun” which means a settlement or enclosure.

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