Payten

Payten - A very unique female name



  Nov 21,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Payten appeared on the charts for the first time in 1995 on position #4655. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Payten and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Payten? 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 Payten. The baby girl name Payten was given to 124 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1316 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 11,397 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Payten peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2009 on position 888.



Famous with this name

Gloria Payten
Richard Payten


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Payten is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Payten is currently topping the baby name charts in Iowa at position #510 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,013.

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 Payten is where you live.


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Payten origin and meaning

Payten is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Payten, pop culture references for the name Payten and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Payten

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

Peyton / Payton / Paityn / Paiton / Paetyn / Paytin / Payden / Paytyn / Pattiann / Peyten /

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
20121316
20111004
2010945
2009888
2008932
20071585
20061553
20051540
20041840
20033761
20022703
20012162
20002143
19992919
19983752
19972132
19954655

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Iowa510
Wisconsin548
Oklahoma670
Arizona772
Minnesota779
Missouri791
Washington826
Colorado995
Georgia1035
Ohio1190
Florida1279
Michigan1355
North Carolina1530
New York1697
Texas1814
Illinois1825
California3013

Even more about Payten


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 Payten a common or unique name?

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

What is the number of syllables for the name Payten?

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
2009
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Payten
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 11,397
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1995
2012 births +124

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