Meaning and name origin
Landon \l(a)-ndon, lan-don\ as a boy's 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".
For more information, see also the related boy name Langdon.
Landon is a somewhat popular first name for males (#749 out of 1220, Top 61%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#4629 out of 88799, Top 5%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Landon for boys. Landon reached its highest rank of #32 in the U.S. in 2010. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Landon and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Landon (#43), Landen (#294), Landyn (#426), Landin and Landan. (2014 statistics).
Landon▲ is also pronounced similarly to Linden, Lindon, London▲, Lynden and Lyndon▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Ladon, Landor, Linton, Lynton and Randon. These names tend to be less commonly used than Landon.