Landon

Derived from an English place name meaning “long hill” or “ridge.” It sounds like Brandon, which it has surpassed in popularity due to its updated feel. Sorry, dudes of the ‘80s.

Nicknames:

Land.

Famous people named Landon:

Soccer player Landon Donovan; NASCAR driver Landon Cassill; football player Landon Cohen; singer-songwriter Landon Austin.

Fun fact:

Landon Carter was the main character in the tear-jerking Nicholas Sparks book (and subsequent movie), A Walk to Remember.

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