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Clayton meaning and name origin

Clayton \c-lay-ton\ as a boy's name is pronounced KLAYT-'en. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Clayton is "clay settlement". Place name and surname derived from Clay.

Clayton has 5 variant forms: Claiborne, Clay, Clayborne, Clayburn and Klayton.

Suggested similar baby names are Claudon, Claxton and Crayton.

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Popularity of Clayton

Clayton is a very popular first name for males (#253 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#468 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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