Meaning:New town; Semi-aquatic salamander
A chirpy title not to be underestimated, Newt is a masculine name with Old English and Anglo-Saxon origins. Derived from the British place name Newton, Newt adopts the meaning “new town” but is also the name given to the cute salamander. These semi-aquatic creatures can move between land and water, ideal for the adaptable baby who weaves between the realms. You’ll find this loveable name everywhere, from Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them to The Maze Runner, Lonesome Dove, Cory in the House, Aliens, and more. Many remarkable American athletes have also borne this charming title, so it’s clear Newt holds a spark of potential baby can forge a bright future with.
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