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Dayton Meaning


What does Dayton mean?

The name Dayton is of English origin.

The meaning of Dayton is "day or sunny town".

Dayton is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Day-ton.

The Given Name Dayton

The weather name Dayton, has a wonderfully attractive quality.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Dayton has no variant spellings.

Dayton falls into the weather name category.

Dayton Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 843 in baby name popularity for boys with 261 occurrences. It ranked 6,279 in baby name popularity for girls with 19 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 842 in baby name popularity for boys with 262 occurrences. It ranked 9,449 in baby name popularity for girls with 11 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Dayton has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Dayton Name Popularity Page.

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    Dayton Name Fun

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