What does Easton mean?
Easton [eas-t-on] as a boys' name is pronounced EES-tun. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Easton is "east settlement". Also possibly from an Old English phrase meaning "island of stones", or from the Old English names Aefric meaning "magical power", or Athelric meaning "noble power".
(male) Easlon, Easson, ..
(female) Eastan, Eastna, ..
How popular is Easton?
Easton is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#3375 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name statistics of Easton for boys. Easton was first listed in 1990 and reached its top position of #78 in the U.S. in 2015. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Easton▲ is alike in pronunciation to Aston, Austen▼, Austin▼, Austyn, Eston, Osten, Ostin, Ostyn, Westen, Westin▲, Weston▲ and Wystan. Other recommended names are Alston, Boston▲, Carston, Cason▲, Castor, Caxton, Dalton▼, Danton, Darton, Daxton▲, Dayton, Deston, Duston, Eamon, Earlston, Earlton, Eastman, Eaton, Eatton, Edson, Ellston, Ellton, Elsdon, Elson, Elston, Elton▼, Erastos, Eton, Eyton, Gaeton, Galton, Garton, Gascon, Gaston, Gastone (see Gaston), Halton, Huston, Jason▼, Jeston, Kason▲, Kastor, Lawton, Layton▲, Manton, Marston, Marton, Maslon, Mason▲, Masson, Parton, Paton, Patton, Paxton▲, Payton▼, Ralston, Riston, Ruston, Salton, Saxton, Tanton, Tayton, Walton▼ and Warton. These names tend to be more commonly used than Easton.See names in meaning and etymology.