[ 2 syll. day-ton, da-yt-on ] The baby girl name Dayton is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced DEY-TahN †. Dayton has its origins in the English language. The meaning of Dayton is 'day town'. See Dayton for more information.
Dayton is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Dayton has primarily been a boy name in the last century.
† English pronunciation for Dayton: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"