Meaning and name origin
Jayden \ja(y)-den\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Jayden), is of English origin, and the meaning of Jayden is "precious stone". Jayden is a variant of Jade (English); jewel name: the green gemstone which was believed to have the magical power of providing protection against disorders of the intestines.
There is 1 masculine form of Jayden: Jaden.
Jayden is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jayden for girls. Jayden reached its highest rank of #172 in the U.S. in 2007. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jayden and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jade (#139), Jayden (#539), Jaiden, Jadyn and Jaden. (2014 statistics).