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Type Surname (from location)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. /ˈoʊ.vəɹ.tən/

Meaning & History

Denoted a person who hailed from one of the various places in England called Overton, meaning "upper settlement" or "riverbank settlement" in Old English.