What does Landon mean?
Landon [lan-don] as a boys' name is pronounced LAN-don. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Landon is "long hill". Place name. Lando is familiar due to the character Lando Calrissian from "Star Wars".
Related boy name: Langdon.Creative forms:
(male) Lanlon, Lardon, ..
(female) Landonka, Landonna, .. Middle name pairings:
Landon Luc (L.L.), ..
How popular is Landon?
Landon is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#749 out of 1220, Top 61%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#3806 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name statistics of Landon for boys. Landon reached its top position of #32 in the U.S. in 2010, and is presently at #46. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Landon (#46 last year) rated in the Top 2000 are Landen (#342 last year), Landyn (#450), Landan (#1933) and Landin. These relations of Landon were popular as birth names a decade ago (usage of 0.7%) and are somewhat less conventional today (usage 0.5%, ▼27%), with the version Landin falling out of fashion. Landyn and Landon are two of the more trendy birth names here.
Landon▲ is alike in pronunciation to Linden, Lindon, London▲, Lynden and Lyndon. Other suggested similar names are Andon▼, Bardon, Blandon, Brandon▼, Cadon, Caidon, Camdon, Cannon▲, Canon, Cardon, Caydon, Danon, Danton, Gannon▲, Haddon, Hadon, Hanson, Hardon, Haydon, Jadon▼, Jaedon, Janson, Jaydon▼, Kadon, Kaidon, Kamdon, Kannon▲, Kanon, Kendon, Labron, Ladon, Lajon, Lakon, Land, Lander, Landis, Landor, Landry▲, Langden, Langsdon (see Langston), Langton, Lanzo, Laron, Larron, Larson, Lavon, Lawson▲, Lawton, Layton▲, Ledon, Leedon, Lidon, Lindo, Linton, Lynton, Lyntonn (see Linton), Maldon, Mandan, Manton, Mardon, Randon, Raydon, Sandor, Sanson, Shandon, Tannon, Tanson, Tanton, Vardon and Waldon. These names tend to be less frequently used than Landon.See names in meaning and etymology.