Leighton

Colors Related to this Name: Red

Qualities Related to this Name: Compassionate, Idealistic

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #542 in 2013 and #540 in 2014.

Famous People

Leighton Meester (Movie Actress,Singer,TV Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Various place names in England, Old English leac ‎(“leek”) + tun ‎(“settlement”), also in the sense of a herb garden. [1]

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the last names language-) transferred from the last name.

-(last name habitational -comes from the Old English language-)