Boy name origins & meanings
- Old English : One from the meadow farm
- English : Meadow, farm
Boy name variations
Family name origins & meanings
- English : habitational name from any of various places so called. Most, as for example those in Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Cheshire, Lancashire, and Shropshire, are named with Old English lēac‘leek’ + tūn ‘settlement’. Compare Layton.