What does Peyton mean?
Associated with: noble
(female) Perton, Peton, ..
(male) Peyto, Peytonney, ..
How popular is Peyton?
Peyton is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#3344 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name statistics of Peyton for girls. Peyton entered the list in 1992 and reached its apex rank of #42 in the U.S. in 2009, and is at #56 presently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Peyton and corresponding names. The only other prominent varying form of Peyton (#56 in recent rankings) listed in the Top 2000 is Payton (#134 in recent rankings). Adoption of these relations of Peyton was well-received among parents 5 years ago (adoption of 0.71%) and is somewhat lower today (adoption 0.51%, ▼27.8%). Peyton is a perennial favorite.
Recommended names are Adyson, Aeron, Affton, Afton, Alyson▲, Ashton▼, Aston, Briton, Bryton, Deon, Deron, Derron, Devon▼, Devvon, Kerron, Paxten, Paxton, Pegeen, Pen, Peony, Perran, Perren, Perrin, Perryn, Pet, Peta, Petra, Season, Shyvon and Veron. These names tend to be more frequently used than Peyton.