Meaning:Ledge village, shelf town
Shelton is a masculine name of English origin, meaning “ledge village” or “shelf town,” and softly alludes to the English municipality of Shelton, Nottinghamshire. Quiet, hazy, and the perfect picture of England’s pastoral countryside, the little town of Shelton might seem simple on the surface. But a deep discovery of its historic buildings brings light to its many tokens of the distant past. From its Saxon-style designs to its Norman-era edifices, Shelton shows itself a souvenir of times gone by and a treasure trove for scholars and historians alike. Baby’s becoming might seem certain for now, but with a name like Shelton, they might just surprise you!
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