Clayton
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
KLAY-tən
Meaning
The town on clay
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Clayton is derived from two Old English terms, “claeg” which means 'clay' and “tun” which means 'settlement'. The name literally means the 'village on clay'.

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