Type Settlement
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. PREENS-tən  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

The name of a town in New Jersey, originally called Princetown when it was established in the early 18th century. It is said to have been named for William III, the Prince of Orange.

Related Names

Given Name DescendantPrinceton(English)
Entry added December 7, 2022