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6/13/2019, 12:17 AM Mike C update #104
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Gender Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. NOO-tən
, NYOO-tən

Meaning & History

From a surname that was originally derived from a place name meaning "new town" in Old English. A famous bearer of the surname was the English physicist Isaac Newton (1643-1727).