Meaning and Origin of: Leighton
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Boy name origins & meanings:
- Old English : One from the meadow farm
- English : Meadow, farm
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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.