Gender: Male Meaning of Payne: "villager, country-dweller" Origin of Payne: English

Payne Origin and Meaning

The name Payne is a boy's name of English origin meaning "villager, country-dweller".

The y helps a bit, but still a painful image.

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Paynn, Paine


ambercat Says:


Names like this usually hurt the child more than the parents.

Skittlewiddles Says:


I grew up with a Payne in my class. Every one got over the "pain" association and he was more on the popular side. While I don't care for the name, it is not unheard of and it has passed the "classroom test".

taliesin Says:


or he could be a pro golfer or stock broker.

fuzzycub Says:


He'll be in Payne when they beat him up on the playground.