What does Glendon mean?
Glendon /glen-don/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Glendon is "settlement in the glen". Place name.
Related boy name: Glen.Kreatif forms: Gendon, Glendonno. [more]
How popular is Glendon?
Glendon is a rare given name for men but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#84968 out of 150436, Top 56%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Glendon for boys. Glendon entered the list in 1920-1929 and reached its top position of #779 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Glen is the only other popular variation form of Glendon rated in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.5495%) and is now significantly lower, with the versions Glen and Glendon becoming less trendy. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Glendon and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)