Dayton: baby boy name meaning and popularity


A surname derived from a place name (Deighton in Yorkshire, England), which was itself made up of two words meaning "ditch" and "town." Fitting, since your little Dayton will want to play in every ditch in town. Especially when it's muddy.



Famous people named Dayton:

Actors Dayton Allen, Dayton Lummis, and Penn Dayton Badgley.

Fun fact:

Dayton is a well-known city in Ohio, with a population of just over 140,000.

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