Livingstone
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
LIV-ing-ston
Meaning
Leving's town
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Livingstone is a very old and famous Scottish locational name, implying that the bearer comes from a place called Lavingestun. The name 'Lavingestun' is derived from the personal name 'Leving', who was granted land by King David I of Scotland and who settled there, and 'tun', which means 'settlement'.

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