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Peyton meaning and name origin

Peyton \pe(y)-ton\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Peyton), is pronounced PAY-ten. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Peyton is "fighting-man's estate". Place name. Possibly related to Patrick or Patton. Paden is a Scottish variant. Football players Walter Payton, Peyton Manning; basketball player Gary Payton.

Peyton has 2 variant forms: Paden and Payton.

For more information, see also the related name Tayton.

Baby names that sound like Peyton are Paton, Button, Patten, Pattin, Patin and Paten.

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Popularity of Peyton

Peyton is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#3749 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of Peyton