Gender: Male Meaning of Landon: "long hill" Origin of Landon: English Landon's Popularity in 2018: #61

Landon Origin and Meaning

The name Landon is a boy's name of English origin meaning "long hill".

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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Rank in US: #61

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Pop Culture References for the name Landon

Landyn, Landen, Land, Landan, Landin


leahfitzy1 Says:


Just sounds like london in a cockney accent


Lila Says:


Don't know what draws me to this name but I like it. Unheard of where I live. Definitely keeping this one up my sleeve... ♥

Karen Says:


I love this name so much. It fits my baby so well.

Olivia Simon Says:


Thanks for sharing

Marlz81 Says:


I'm not a fan of this one.. Way too trendy.

Heyo Says:


It's so popular, but I don't really get why. I'm not a fan.

TaliaCat Says:


A bit too trendy for me... I prefer the classic "Brandon"

otheralix Says:


Do it.

otheralix Says:


I don't see why not. Grace and Marie are pretty boring but that's whatever. Linden would also be nice.

augusta_lee Says:


I would pity a girl named Landon. Deeply.

catherine Says:


anyone have thoughts on landon for a girl? landon grace or landon marie maybe?

Rush1986 Says:


Great name for boys. I was obsessed with it after that Shane West Mandy Moore movie. I know a little Landon and while i dont think the name suits him, i think it has everything going for it.

Guest Says:


I have to restrain myself from wanting to use this on a girl :( I think it'd be really cute and better than London. Time will tell.