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Gender: Male Meaning of Landon: "long hill" Origin of Landon: English Landon's Popularity in 2017: #57

The name Landon is a boy's name of English origin meaning "long hill". Landon is ranked #57 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Boy Names Trendier Than You Think and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rotating Sibling Sets".

From the experts:

Landon is a popular surname name; it's been dropping slightly in recent years but has surpassed its once more popular rhyming cousin Brandon. For some it may bring back nostalgic memories of Little House on the Prairie 's understanding Pa, played by Michael Landon.

Landon has been chosen for their sons by two musicians, American Idol finalist Josh Gracin and Blink drummer Travis Barker, whose middle name is Landon. It's also the name of soccer superstar Landon Donovan of the Los Angeles Galaxy.

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Famous People Named Landon

Landon Timothy Donovan, American soccer player
Landon Douglas Cassill, American NASCAR driver
Landon Ronald (Russell), English conductor
Landon Cohen, American football player
Landon Pigg, American singer and actor
Landon Liboiron, Canadian actor
Landon Curt Noll, American computer scientist
Landon Powell, American baseball player
Landon Wilson, American hockey player
Landon Lloyd Ling, Canadian footballer
Landon Austin, American singer-songwriter
Landon Scott Hurd, younger brother of YouTuber Olivia Jean Hurd
Michael Landon, American actor
Landon Lee Lynn (b. 1984), son of singer Logan Lynn
Landon Asher Barker (b. 2003), son of drummer Travis Barker and model Shanna Moakler
Landon Joshua Gracin (b. 2005), son of singer Josh Gracin
Landon James Edmonds (b. 2006), son of baseball player and reality TV personality Jim Edmonds; stepson of Meghan O'Toole King of "The Real Housewives of Orange County"
Landon Patrick Marleau (b. 2006), son of ice hockey player Patrick Marleau
Landon Maltby (b. 2008), son of ice hockey player Kirk Maltby; twin of sister Leighton
Landon Girardi (b. 2010), son of ice hockey player Daniel Girardi
Landon Kal Nguyen (b. 2017), son of YouTubers Khoa Nguyen and Keren Swanson

Pop Culture References for the name Landon

Landon Carter, main character in the novel by Nicholas Sparks and movie "A Walk to Remember" played by Shane West
Landon School, a private school for boys right outside Washington D.C.

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