Leighton - boys name

Leighton name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 91%

Leighton name meaning:

Origin: English

Herb garden. From the meadow farm. A surname and place name.


Unisex names

Related names

Leighton , Layton

Other boys names beginning with L


Overall UK ranking: 416 out of 4789

102 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (221)

Historical popularity of Leighton

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