Preston
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
PRES-tən
Meaning
Priest town
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Preston is an English name, derived from the Old English words 'preost', which means 'priest', and 'tun', which means a 'settlement, town or farm'. The name could therefore mean a village where a priest lived or a village held by the priest or church.

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