Wellington
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
WEHL-ing-tən
Meaning
People who lived by the temple
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Wellington is an English locational name for people who come from Wellington in Somerset, Shropshire and Hereford. The name Wellington is derived from the Old English name 'Weolintun', derived from the words 'weo', which means 'a temple', 'ingas', which means 'the people', and 'tun', which means 'town or settlement'.

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