Payson Name Meaning & Origin

Payson

Pronunciation: PAY-sən (key)

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Peyton

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So Adorable!
Strong girl or boy name, I like it
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My grand-daughters name is Payson. The name comes from Payson, AZ. When her mother was pregnant she was doing phone work. A customer called in from Payson, AZ. Everything on her monitor blurred out and went into the background with the exception of Payson. This is a good strong name. They male version that a friend of mine has is Peyson. With an e instead of an a.

Nicknames for Payson: | Edit

Pays, Pay, Pace

Meanings and history of the name Payson: | Edit

Payson is a town in northern Gila County, Arizona, United States. Its location puts it very near to the geographic center of Arizona. Payson has been called "The Heart of Arizona".

The meaning of the name Payson is Son Of Peace
The origin of the name Payson is English
Notes: English surname meaning son of (or from the family of) Pays. Pays is the English form of PAX, which means peace.

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Payson Keeler is a main female character on the ABC Family show "Make It or Break It".

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