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Pronunciation

kɪŋstən

Origin

English

Meaning

Originally a surname, Kingston is also a place name, most notably the capital and largest city in Jamaica. Kingston, from the Old English meaning ‘king’s town’ exudes a lot strength with a hint of nobility. If you are looking for a truly modern and fun name for your young boy, Kingston could be it!

Rank in the year 2015

Kingston was ranked #245 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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