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Jayden (girl)

What does Jayden mean?

Jayden Pronunciation of Jayden [jay-den] as a girls' name (also used more commonly as boys' name Jayden) has its root in English, and the name Jayden means "precious stone". Jayden is an alternate form of Jade (English).

Associated with: precious, stone (rock).


Jayden has 6 variants: Jaden, Jadeyn, Jadien, Jadine, Jadyn and Jaiden.

13 more alternative forms via Jade: Jada, Jadeana, Jadee, Jadra, Jady, Jaeda, Jaida, Jaide, Jaidra, Jayda, Jayde, Jaydee and Jaydra.

1 masculine form: Jaden.

Creative forms:
(female) Jeden, ..

(male) Jayjan, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jayden Baila (J.B.), ..

How popular is Jayden?

Jayden is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Jayden is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Jayden was first listed in 1995 and reached its peak position of #172 in the U.S. in the year 2007, and is presently at #657. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jayden name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jayden outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Jayden (#657 in recent rankings) are Jade (#126 in recent rankings), Jada (#307), Jayda (#495), Jayde (#861), Jaida (#905), Jadyn (#1867), Jaiden (#1889), Jaeda and Jaden. Adoption of these relations of Jayden reached its apex in 2005 (adoption of 0.8%) and is now significantly less (adoption 0.3%, 60.2%), with versions like Jaden falling out of fashion. Jayde and Jade are two of the more chic baby names in this compilation.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jayden, Jada, Jade, Jaden, Jadyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jaeda, Jaida, Jaiden, Jayda, Jayde in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jada, Jade outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jayden is pronounced similarly to Jodean. Other suggested similar names are Ayden, Carden, Caylen, Eaden, Gaylen (see Gayle), Haydee, Jaidee, Janeen, Jardena, Jaycee, Jaye, Jayel, Jaylan, Jaylee, Jayleen, Jaylene, Jayme, Jaymee, Jayne, Jorden, Kayde, Kaydee, Kaylen, Mayde, Maydena, Maydey (see Maida), Maysen, Naydeen and Rayven. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jayden.

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