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pinWhat does Peyton mean?

Peyton /pey-ton/ as a boys' name (also used more commonly as girls' name Peyton) is pronounced PAY-ten. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Peyton is "fighter's estate".

Place name. Possibly related to Patrick or Patton. Football players Walter Payton, Peyton Manning; basketball player Gary %3.


Peyton has 2 variants: Paden and Payton.

Affiliated boy name: Tayton.

Peyton has 6 more different relations via Patrick, Patton: Paten, Patin, Paton, Patten, Pattin and Patton.

Kreatif forms: Perton, Peyto, Peytonney. [more]

pinHow popular is Peyton?

Peyton is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#3344 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Peyton for boys. Peyton was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its peak rank of #125 in the U.S. in 2007, and is presently at #210. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Peyton name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Peyton outside U.S.

Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Peyton and corresponding names. Patrick (#153 in recent rankings) and Payton (#644) are the prominent related forms of Peyton (#210 in recent rankings) ranked in the Top 1000. Other forms, like Paten, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Peyton reached its apex in the year 2000 (average #156) and is now much diminished (#335, 21%), with the version Payton becoming less trendy. Peyton is the most fashionable baby name in this compilation. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Peyton, Patrick, Payton in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Patrick outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Recommended similar baby names are Belton, Benton, Berton, Beyron, Dayton, Delton, Deston, Dexton, Deyon, Eyton, Felton, Fenton, Jeston, Keaton, Keeton, Kelton, Kenton, Layton, Leyton, Merton, Newton, Parton, Paxton, Person, Platon, Preston, Renton, Rexton, Seaton, Seeton, Sefton, Seton, Sexton, Teytan, Teyten, Teytin, Teyton, Welton and Weston. These names tend to be more commonly used than Peyton.