Name
LEIGHTON

Name LEIGHTON

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 16,580 births of Leighton in the countries below, which represents an average of 119 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 1,245 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Leighton   
In Italiano Nome Leighton   

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Information about the first name Leighton

The first name Leighton has been assigned to:
58.43% to boys
41.57% 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.
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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 unisex given name transferred from the surname.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Leighton Buzzard
  • Leighton-Linslade
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 - 2019
3,449
6,530
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
4,750
30
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
804
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
111
154
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
146
114
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
233
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
136
3
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
40
49
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
18
10
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
1
1
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
2019
320
722
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
134
6
ONOntario
2018
7
14
ABAlberta
2019
3
11
BCBritish Columbia
2019
5
8
IEIreland
2019
12
0
QCQuebec
2019
2
1

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
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Leighton

Rankings of first name LEIGHTON by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#338GB United Kingdom2019
#340IE Ireland2019
#632BC British Columbia2019
#690US United State of America2019
#1138AB Alberta2019
#1141ON Ontario2018
#1412QC Quebec2019
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#388AB Alberta2019
#412US United State of America2019
#461BC British Columbia2019
#731ON Ontario2018
#3768GB United Kingdom2019
#7249QC Quebec2019






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