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Ranked #746


Gender: Boy. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 10 (Ranked #460).

What does the name "Dalton" mean?

Dalton (English): From the valley town

The name "Dalton" is of English origin and it means "From the valley town". It's a name commonly given to boys.

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

A is for able, for you surely are.

L is for lucky, who is more?

T is for tried, tried and true you.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Notlad". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tadnol". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Dalton" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Dalton? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 77,775 babies born with the name Dalton in the United States. That's more than enough Daltons to occupy the country of Dominica with an estimated population of 71,293 (as of May 14, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1881 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dalton" was in 1998 with a total of 4,563 babies. (That's a lot of baby Daltons)

According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dalton" ranks #68 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Indiana. Imagine that, 134 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 2002. Across the entire United States a total of 3,295 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Dalton popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Dalton in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Dalton

Dalton James

Dalton James is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1992 to present. Dalton was born in 1971 in Sacramento, California, U.S.


Past life for Dalton born May 29, 2006

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Russia approximately on 1750. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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