What does Payton mean?
Payton /pay-ton/ as a girls' name (also used less commonly as boys' name Payton) is pronounced PAYT-en. It is of Irish and Latin origin, and the meaning of Payton is "noble; patrician". Variant of Patrick.
Payton▲ has 1 variant: Peyton▲.
Payton has 1 masculine form: Peyton.Kreatif forms: Paytonnia, Paytonny, Peoton. [more]
How popular is Payton?
Payton is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#1440 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name history of Payton for girls. Payton entered the list in 1992 and reached its top rank of #79 in the U.S. in the year 2010, and is presently at #134. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Shown below is a comparison of the statistics of the girl name Payton and corresponding names. The only other popular variation form of Payton (#134 from current records) listed in the Top 1000 is Peyton (#56 from current records). These forms of Payton were favored about a decade ago (average #63) and are somewhat less common today (#95, ▼3.4%). Payton and Peyton are two of the more contemporarily stylish baby names in this list.
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