Male, Nature, Proto-Indo-European, Surname names

Denton

Denton comes from an English surname meaning “valley town” or “valley settlement”, made up of Old English denu (valley, dale) and tūn (enclosure, town). It originated as a locational name for someone who came form any of several places called Denton.

Origin: Proto-Indo-European

Meaning: “valley town” or “town by the valley”

Usage: English

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