What does Dayton mean?
Associated with: old english.
Affiliated boy name: Davis.Creative forms:
(male) Daton, Daydan, ..
(female) Daytoni, Daytonna, .. Middle name pairings:
Dayton Taha (D.T.), ..
How 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. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name history of Dayton for boys. Dayton reached its peak position of #486 in the U.S. in 2008, and is presently at #767. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Displayed below is an analysis of the history of the boy name Dayton and corresponding names. The only other prominent varying form of Dayton (#767 the previous year) is Davis (#474 the previous year). These forms of Dayton were favored 7 years ago (median #446) and are almost as common today. Davis has historically been the top pick of parents.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Barton, Caxton, Caydon, Cayto, Clayton, Crayton, D'anton, Daemon, Dagon, Dajon, Daleton, Dallon, Dallton, Dalon, Dalten, Dalton▼, Dameon, Damion▼, Damon▼, Damyon, Danon, Danton, Darion▼, Daron, Darron, Dathan, Daulton, Davion, Davon▼, Davyon, Daxton▲, Daylan, Daylin, Daylon, Dayman, Daymon, Daymond, Dayson, Deston, Deyon, Dunton, Dyson, Easton▲, Eaton, Eatton, Eyton, Galton, Gaston, Gaylon, Grayton, Haydon, Jaylon▼, Jayron, Jayvon, Klayton, Lawton, Leyton, Manton, Marton, Parton, Paton, Paxton▲, Payton▼, Peyton, Raydon, Raymon▼, Salton, Saxton, Tanton, Taylon, Tayson, Tayten, Taytin, Teyton and Walton▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dayton.