US Popularity:525
Meaning:Priest's town, priest's estate
With English origins, Preston is a boy’s name meaning “priest’s town” or "priest's estate." This old-fashioned and rather quirky name can be seen as both posh and common, especially in British culture. Preston is also the name place of a Northern English town once known for its role in the industrial revolution. With a sophisticated air, this moniker is a fitting choice whether you want baby to stand out on the town, connect them to their faith, or perhaps pay homage to their heritage.

Famous People Named Preston

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

Preston Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Preston is currently #1023 on The Bump
Boy:Preston is currently #270 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Preston is currently #525 in U.S. births
Boy:Preston is currently #176 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 40
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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