What does Easton mean?
Easton /eas-t-on/ [2 sylls.] 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".
VariationsKreatif forms: Egston, Elaston, Emston. [more]
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 popularity of Easton for boys. Easton was first listed in 1995 and reached its top position of #83 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Easton▲ is alike in pronunciation to Aston, Eston and Weston▲. Other recommended similar baby names are Eastman, Eaton, Eatton, Elston and Gaston▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Easton.