Popularity:456
Origin:British
Meaning:priest's town
With British origins, Preston is a boy’s name meaning “priest’s town.” This old-fashioned and rather quirky name can be seen as both posh and common, especially in British culture. Though some may see it as a reserved title for the wealthy, Preston is the name place of a Northern English town once known for its role in the industrial revolution. Preston is a fitting name for those who want their baby’s name to stand out from the rest or perhaps pay homage to their British roots.

Famous People Named Preston

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  • Preston Bailey
    Actor
  • Preston Strother
    TV Actor
  • Preston Summerville
    Country Singer
  • Sean Preston Federline
    Son of Britney Spears
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