Gender / Sex: girl (Payne's also a boy name)
Meaning: countryman, rustic villager, peasant
Sounds Like: Banee, Bonne, Pania, Panya, Penny, Pennie, Penney, Penna, Pen, Pennee, Penee, Peony, Byna
Variant forms: Paine
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 166
Payne \pa(y)-ne\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Payne), is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Payne is "countryman, rustic villager, peasant". From "pagus". The Spanish word is "paisano" and the French word is "paysan".
Payne has 1 variant form: Paine.
Baby names that sound like Payne are Banee, Bonne, Pania, Panya, Penny, Pennie, Penney, Penna, Pen, Pennee, Penee, Peony and Byna.
Payne is not a popular first name for women but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#166 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)