Gender Feminine & Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. LAY-tən  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Variant of Layton. It jumped in popularity as a feminine name after 2007, when actress Leighton Meester (1986-) began appearing on the television series Gossip Girl.


People think this name is

formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   serious  


Entry updated January 21, 2022