Definitions of Broughton:
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 25000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #2881)
  • noun:   A civil parish in Allerdale borough, Cumbria, England, which includes Great Broughton and Little Broughton.
  • noun:   A village and civil parish in the city of Preston, Lancashire, England (OS grid ref SD5235).
  • noun:   A small town and civil parish with a town council in North Lincolnshire district, Lincolnshire, England (OS grid ref SE9609).
  • noun:   A village and civil parish in Cherwell district, Oxfordshire, England (OS grid ref SP4238).
  • noun:   A village in Peeblesshire, Scottish Borders council area, Scotland (OS grid ref NT1136).
  • noun:   A large village in Broughton and Bretton community, Flintshire, Wales (OS grid ref SJ3363).
  • noun:   (countable) A habitational surname from Old English.

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