Name
LEIGHTON

Name LEIGHTON

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 15,324 births of Leighton in the countries below, which represents an average of 110 births of children bearing the first name Leighton per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 1,130 births.
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Information about the first name Leighton

The first name Leighton has been assigned to:
59.96% to boys
40.04% to girls
The country where the first name Leighton is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Both (Unisex)
This first name has 8 letters including 3 vowels and 5 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Leighton

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Leighton : Heligton, Lieghton

Leighton in Japanese *

Romajiriiton
Katakanaリートン
Hiraganaりーとん
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Leighton en Japonais
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Leighton in sign language

Leighton in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Leighton

US English
Etymology src :
  • Various place names in England, Old English leac (“leek”) + tun (“settlement”), also in the sense of a herb garden.
Anagrams src :
  • hoteling
Proper noun src :
  • Leighton
  • A habitational surname​.
  • A male given name transferred from the surname.
  • A female given name transferred from the surname.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Leighton Buzzard
Proper noun (Usage notes) src :
  • More common as a feminine name in the United States.
 

Popularity of the name Leighton

Number of LEIGHTON births per year

Total births of Leighton by country

Births with the first name Leighton
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2018
3,121
5,806
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2018
4,616
24
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
804
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2017
104
140
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
233
0
ABAlberta
1990 - 2018
119
103
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
136
3
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
40
49
QCQuebec
1980 - 2018
16
9
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
0
1

Total births of Leighton by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Leighton
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2018
208
693
GBUnited Kingdom
2018
154
3
ABAlberta
2018
7
16
ONOntario
2017
10
13
BCBritish Columbia
2019
5
8
IEIreland
2019
12
0
QCQuebec
2018
1
0

Comments on the name Leighton

Personalities with the first name Leighton

There are 3 personalities with the first name Leighton


Leighton Baines
(Leighton John Baines) src

United kingdom
Association football player


Leighton Meester
src

United states of america
Singer Songwriter Stage actor Model Television actor Film actor


Leighton Lucas
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United kingdom United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Composer Conductor Choreographer Musicologist



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Leighton

There are 55 actors and actresses with the first name Leighton
Leighton Meester
Leighton Noble
Leighton Dye
Leighton Stark
Leighton Picken
Leighton Cardno
Leighton Allen
Leighton Bowers
Leighton Michael
Leighton Phair
Leighton Wise
Leighton Greer
Leighton Gould
Leighton Cain
Leighton R. Shields
Leighton Strout
Leighton Spence
Leighton Sharpe
Leighton Morgan
Leighton Martin
Leighton Kyle
Leighton Irwin
Leighton Lee
Leighton Mcclure
Leighton Shrouder
Leighton Pugh
Leighton Taylor
Leighton Morrison
Leighton Mcwilliams
Leighton Young

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Leighton
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Rankings of first name LEIGHTON by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#309GB United Kingdom2018
#340IE Ireland2019
#543AB Alberta2018
#632BC British Columbia2019
#846ON Ontario2017
#849US United State of America2018
#6774QC Quebec2018
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#257AB Alberta2018
#435US United State of America2018
#461BC British Columbia2019
#773ON Ontario2017
#6699GB United Kingdom2018