What does Layton mean?
Layton /lay-ton/ as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of the name Layton is "meadow settlement". Layton is an alternate spelling of Leighton (Old English) with the prefix La-.
Layton▲ has 1 variant: Leyton.Kreatif forms:
(male) Laton, Leaton, ..
(female) Layloe, Laytonna, ..
How popular is Layton?
Layton is a rare given name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#1746 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name statistics of Layton for boys. Layton reached its peak position of #612 in the U.S. in the year 2012, and is presently at #643. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent related forms of Layton (#643 from recent data) rated in the Top 2000 are Leighton (#893 from recent data) and Leyton (#1324). Adoption of these forms of Layton was at its most widespread in 2014 (average #953). Layton and Leighton are two of the more contemporarily stylish baby names here.
Layton▲ is alike in pronunciation to Laughton, Lawton, Litten, Litton, Littonn, Lytten and Lytton. Other recommended names are Barton, Caxton, Caydon, Clayton▼, Crayton, Dalton▼, Danton, Darton, Daylon, Daymon, Dayson, Daytan, Dayten, Dayton, Easton▲, Eyton, Gaeton, Galton, Garton, Gaston, Gaylon, Grayton, Halton, Haydon, Jaylon▼, Jayron, Jayson▲, Jayvon, Kaydon, Klayton, Labron, Ladon, Lajon, Lakon, Landon▲, Langton, Larron, Larson, Lathan, Lathen, Lathom, Lavon, Lawson▲, Leedon, Lidon, Linton, Lyon, Lyron, Manton, Marton, Parton, Paton, Patton, Paxton▲, Payton▼, Peyton, Raymon▼, Salton, Saxton, Tanton, Taylon, Tayson, Tayten, Taytin, Teyton, Walton▼, Warton and Waylon▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Layton.