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Washington Meaning


What does Washington mean?

The name Washington is of English origin.

The meaning of Washington is "from the estate".

Washington is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 10 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Wa-shin-gton.

The Given Name Washington

Washington is quite a luminous name and a welcome find.

This 3 syllable name has a positive vibe and charm.

Washington is unique yet compelling due to its elegant and fearless nature.

Washington falls into the place name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Washington Irving, and Washington McLean.

Washington Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 7,054 in baby name popularity for boys with 12 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 4,449 in baby name popularity for boys with 23 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Washington sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Washington Name Popularity Page.

Washington Related Names

Famous Washingtons

  • Washington Irving ~ Writer
  • Washington McLean ~ Business Mogul

Washington Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Washington.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Washington are often grateful and athletic but most of all they are read more >>

Washington Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Washington in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Washington.

Just for fun, see the name Washington in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Washington in Nautical Flags page.