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Dalton Name Meaning and Origin

Dalton Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

From the valley town

Name Origin


The name Dalton means 'from the valley town' and originates from English. It is a surname turned given name, denoting someone who lived in a valley settlement.

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Dalton Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Dalton is easy to pronounce with a clear emphasis on the first syllable, making it flow smoothly.

Name Melody Rating:

The two syllables in Dalton create a moderate rhythm when spoken, not too fast or slow.

Famous People Named Dalton

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● Dalton Gomez

Dalton Gomez is a luxury real estate agent known for his high-profile clients and being married to pop star Ariana Grande. He gained media attention for his relationship and marriage to Grande.

● Dalton McGuinty

Dalton McGuinty is a Canadian politician who served as the 24th Premier of Ontario. He led the Liberal Party of Ontario and focused on education and healthcare during his tenure.

Dalton Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Dalton

The name Dalton does not inherently bring to mind negative characters or cultural symbols. It is a common and neutral name with no strong negative connotations.

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