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pinWhat does Dayton mean?

Dayton /day-ton/ as a boys' name is of Old English origin. Place name, possibly meaning "Day's settlement" or "David's settlement". Also a city in Ohio.


pinVariations

Dayton has 2 variants: Daytan and Dayten.

Affiliated boy name: Davis.

Kreatif forms: Daton, Daydan, Daydun. [more]

pinHow popular is Dayton?

Dayton is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#3957 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the birth name popularity of Dayton for boys. Dayton reached its peak position of #486 in the U.S. in 2008, and is presently at #702. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dayton name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dayton outside U.S.

Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Dayton and corresponding names. The only other prominent varying form of Dayton (#702 2 years ago) is Davis (#446 2 years ago). These forms of Dayton were favored in the year 2001 (average #434) and are somewhat less conventional today (#574, 24.7%). Davis has historically been picked by parents, although Dayton seems to be getting popular too. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dayton, Davis in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dayton and related baby names outside U.S.


pinSimilar Names

Suggested similar baby names are Dalton, Danton, Darton, Daxton, Daylon, Daymon, Dayson, Layton, Payton and Tayton. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dayton.

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