Washington Name Meaning and Origin

Washington is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘English’ origin. The baby name Washington means “Wassa Settlement”.


Washington Origin:

Origin of the name is: “English”



Washington is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “WAHSH + ing + tan”


Washington Name Meaning:

Washington is an Anglo-Saxon name locational name for people coming from Washington in Derham and West Sussex. The place name ‘Washington’ means ‘the settlement of the Wassa people’. Wassa itself means ‘hunting’.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Washington, Wash


Famous people with this name:

Washington Allston, American painter and poet;

Washington Irving, American author ;

George Washington, 1st U.S. president ;

George Washington Carver, American scientist and inventor;




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