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Gender: Male Meaning of Layton: "settlement with a leek garden" Origin of Layton: Old English Layton's Popularity in 2017: #727

The name Layton is a boy's name meaning "settlement with a leek garden". Layton is ranked #727 on our popularity charts and discussed in our forums with posts like "Makeover name game: from one gender to the other".

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This first name was once a surname derived from Old English.

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Famous People Named Layton

Layton Williams, English actor
Daniel J. Layton, British YouTuber
Layton Harry McCormack (b. 2011), son of footballer Ross McCormack
Layton Jax Head (b. 2014), son of Kristina Robinson-Head of TV's "16 and Pregnant"
Jack Layton, Canadian politician

Pop Culture References for the name Layton

"Professor Layton," series of puzzle-based video games about main character Hershel Layton