What does Aspen mean?
Aspen [as-pen] as a girls' name (also used less regularly as boys' name Aspen) is of English origin. Tree name: a type of poplar familiar in the West, with delicate, heart-shaped leaves that quiver in the lightest breeze, hence its nickname, the "quaking" or "trembling" aspen. Also a chic ski resort and town in Colorado.
Associated with: delicate (gentle).
(female) Alpen, Aspeni, ..
(male) Asan, Asel, .. Middle name pairings:
Aspen Karter (A.K.), ..
How popular is Aspen?
Aspen is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#55003 out of 150436, Top 37%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Aspen entered the list in 1991 and reached its highest rank of #372 in the U.S. in 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Adeen, Aden, Aiden, Aleen, Anwen, Arden▲, Aren, Arlen, Armen, Arwen, Ase, Ashlen, Ashten, Aston, Aven and Ayden. These names tend to be more frequently used than Aspen.See names in meaning and etymology.