51%Rating
add to your listSave
Gender Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. WIL-tən
  [key · IPA]

Meaning & History

From a surname which was derived from the names of several English towns. The town names mean variously "willow town", "well town" or "town on the River Wylye" in Old English. The river name is itself of Celtic origin, possibly meaning "tricky".
DiminutiveWilt

Categories

Entry updated