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Kingston boy

First name origin & meaning:

Old English: Ruler

First name variations: Kingsley, Kingswell, King

Last name origin & meaning:

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places throughout England called Kingston or Kingstone. Almost all of them, regardless of the distinction in spelling, were originally named in Old English as cyningestūn ‘the king’s settlement’, i.e. royal manor. However, Kingston upon Soar in Nottinghamshire is named as ‘royal stone’, while Kingstone in Somerset is ‘king’s stone’; both probably being named for some local monument.

Famous people with this last name: Alex Kingston

Famous people who gave their babies this name: Gavin Rossdale, Gwen Stefani

This name appears in the following lists: Cities

Comments for Kingston
 
   

August 27, 2014



Don't be afraid of fats! Healthy fats, like those found in nuts, avocado, or cheese, make great lunch additions or snacks, and will help keep your child full until the end of the school day.


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