Easton

Easton - A unique male name



  Jun 24,2018      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Easton, meaning east-facing place, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1916 on position #1296. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Easton and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Easton? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Easton. The baby boy name Easton was given to 3,925 baby boys in 2012, ranking #96 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 418 baby boys were given this name - making this a unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Easton peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2012 on position 96.



Famous with this name

Easton Gage
Matt Easton
Edward Easton


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Easton is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Easton is currently topping the baby name charts in South Dakota at position #17 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #657.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Easton is where you live.


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Easton origin and meaning

Easton is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means east-facing place. To see famous people named Easton, pop culture references for the name Easton and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Easton

We've found the following names that sound similar to Easton, sorted by popularity.

Estanislado / Eston / Eastyn / Estanislao / Easten / Eastin /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
201296
2011102
2010145
2009253
2008298
2007349
2006353
2005393
2004418
2003480
2002531
2001572
2000581
1999652
1998659
1997807
1996882
19951072
19941149
19931429
19922345
19912115
19902206
19893091
19862129
19842334
19832325
19321609
19161296

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
South Dakota17
Nebraska19
North Dakota29
West Virginia31
Minnesota35
Utah35
Kansas43
Montana44
Kentucky44
Iowa45
Arkansas45
Oklahoma47
Idaho47
Wyoming50
Missouri54
Wisconsin55
Tennessee57
Alabama61
Michigan64
South Carolina68
Mississippi72
Alaska72
Indiana74
Colorado81
Louisiana82
Vermont88
Georgia93
North Carolina94
Ohio97
Virginia109
Washington115
Florida116
Illinois116
Arizona118
Texas125
Oregon135
Nevada145
Maine155
Pennsylvania169
Hawaii173
Delaware212
New Hampshire234
Maryland240
New Mexico274
California288
Connecticut292
New York301
Massachusetts453
New Jersey657

Even more about Easton


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Easton a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Easton?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Easton
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 418
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1916
2012 births +3,925

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