What does Langston mean?
Langston [langston] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Langston is "long stone". Also possibly "long town" or "tall man's town". Author Langston Hughes.
(male) Lachston, Lanston, ..
(female) Langlin, Langlynn, ..
How popular is Langston?
Langston is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#1731 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Langston for boys. Langston entered the list in 1990 and reached its apex rank of #691 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Suggested similar names are Branston, Carston, Cranston, Danton, Dunston, Earlston, Easton▲, Gaston, Hanson, Hansson, Janson, Jansson, Kingston▲, Kynaston, Landon▲, Langden, Langdon, Langhorn, Larson, Larsson, Laughton, Lauriston, Lawson▲, Lawton, Layton▲, Leighton▲, Linton, Livingston, Loughton, Lynton, Mannton (see Manton), Manton, Marston, Packston, Ralston, Sanditon, Sanson, Tanson, Tanton, Winston▲ and Wynston. These names tend to be more commonly used than Langston.See names in meaning and etymology.