Name: Dayton

Origin and Meaning of the Name Dayton

  • Meaning:
    Town of the dale; dike enclosure
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (DAY tun)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Dayton)
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Miscellaneous Info for Dayton

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Could either be derived from Dalton or Deighton hence the different meaning possibilities.

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Popularity Rank of Dayton (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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