What does Weston mean?
Weston /we-st-on/ as a boys' name is pronounced WES-ten. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Weston is "western town". Place name. Photographer Edward Weston.
How popular is Weston?
Weston is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#875 out of 1220, Top 72%) and an even more prominent surname for all people (#1308 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Weston for boys. Weston entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its highest position of #136 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Westin (#710 in 2014) is the only other prominent varying form of Weston (#136 in 2014) rated in the Top 1000. Adoption of these forms of Weston is at its highest presently (usage of 0.577%). Weston has been the most popular choice, though Westin has become trendy as well.
Weston▲ is alike in pronunciation to Aston, Austen▼, Austin▲, Austyn▼, Easton▲, Eston, Osten, Ostin, Ostyn, Wystan and Wystann. Other suggested similar baby names are Alston, Belton, Boston▲, Destan, Deston, Felton▼, Jestin, Keaton▲, Kenton▼, Leyton, Nestor▼, Newton▼, Preston▲, Rexton, Riston, Seaton, Seton, Teyton, Warton, Weldon▼, West▼, Westby, Wilton▼, Winston▲ and Wynton. These names tend to be less commonly used than Weston.