What does Brighton mean?
Brighton /brighton/ as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Brighton is "bridge settlement". Transferred use of the surname. Parents may use the name to indicate the hope of a child having bright personality and intellect.
VariationsKreatif forms: Brightonne, Brightonney, Brightonno. [more]
How popular is Brighton?
Brighton is a rare first name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#19007 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name statistics of Brighton for boys. Brighton has yet to be ranked in the list thus far. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Thinking of names?
Brighton is alike in pronunciation to Breton, Bretton, Briton, Brittan, Britton and Broughton. Other recommended similar baby names are Brannton, Branston, Branton, Braxton▲, Brenton▼, Brentton, Brexton, Brigham, Brion, Bristol, Bristow, Brockten, Brocktin, Brockton, Brocton, Creighton, Crichton, Criston, Houghton, Laughton, Leighton, Loughton, Triston▼, Triton, Wright▼ and Wriston. These names tend to be more frequently used than Brighton.