Layton: baby boy name meaning and popularity


This is an old English/Scottish place name with a funny meaning: "leek farm." Yes, as in a settlement where onion-like plants grow. Tell your little Layton this when he insists on spending forty minutes picking each minuscule piece of onion from his dinner because they're "yucky" and "crunchy."



Famous people named Layton:

Actor Layton Williams.

Fun fact:

Layton is considered a strictly masculine name, while its soundalike counterpart Leighton is unisex, thanks to actress Leighton Meester.

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