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Name Leighton

Meaning:settlement with leek-fieldTools:

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About the name Leighton in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
US 2017 rank:#903     ... 902:Shaun, 903:Coen, 904:Leighton, 905:Mustafa, 906:Reuben ...     Full US 2017 list
Similarly written:Leighton     Details
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About Layton/Layton, the group of names with the same origin as Leighton

Meaning/translation:settlement with leek-field
Language of origin:Old English
Info about origin, male:from a family name itself derived from a place name with a literal meaning of leek settlement
Words:leac = the leek (a vegetable)  Old English
 tun = the town, the settlement, the homestead  Old English
Topics:Family name, Geographic name
Variants' top ranks:155:Layton Scotland 2014,  183:Leighton Scotland 2013,  429:Leighton USA 2016
Old/original forms:Leactun Old English
Name variants:Leighton, Layton, Leighton   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
ScotlandGraph2015 198,  2013 1832012 185,  2011 194
USA yearlyGraph2017 903,  2016 8522015 855,  2014 892,  2011 916,  2010 922