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What does Aiden mean?

Aiden Pronunciation of Aiden [aiden] as a boys' name (also used less widely as girls' name Aiden) is of Gaelic derivation, and the meaning of Aiden is "fire". Aiden is a version of Aidan (Gaelic) with the suffix -en.

Associated with: gaelic, fire.

Variations

Aiden has 9 variants: Aedan, Aidyn, Aydan, Ayden, Aydin, Edan, Eden, Eidan and Eiden.

Aiden has 1 more alternative form via Aidan: Aidano.

Creative forms:
(male) Aciden, Aidenno, ..

(female) Aideni, Aidenna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Aiden Jaquan (A.J.), ..

How popular is Aiden?

Aiden is an uncommon first name for males. Aiden is a unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name statistics of Aiden for boys. Aiden was first listed in 1993 and reached its peak rank of #9 in the U.S. in 2011, and is currently at #13. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Below is a charted study of the popularity of the boy name Aiden and related names. Ayden (#87 from current records), Aidan (#185), Eden (#503), Aydin (#802), Aydan (#961), Aidyn (#1098) and Aedan (#1135) are the prominent variation forms of Aiden (#13 from current records) ranked in the Top 2000. These relations of Aiden reached the height of their popularity 7 years ago (average #473) and are almost as common today (#598, down 22%), but with the version Aidan going out of style. Aidan is the longstanding favorite, though Aiden is currently ranked higher.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aiden, Aedan, Aidan, Aidyn, Aydan in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ayden, Aydin, Eden in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Aiden, Aidan, Ayden outside U.S.

Similar Names

Aiden is pronounced similarly to Adan, Aden, Adin, Adon, Auden, Eaden, Eadin, Edin, Edon, Edun, Edyn, Idan, Odin and Odon. Other suggested similar names are Aaren, Abdel, Abidan, Addem, Ade, Adel, Adem, Aicken, Aiken, Aikin, Ailean, Ailin, Aime, Aimes, Aimon, Airel, Airen, Aitan, Alben, Aldan, Alden, Aldin, Aldon, Allen, Alten, Alven, Ameen, Amidan, Ander, Andon, Ardel, Arden, Arien, Arjen, Arlen, Armen, Arrden, Arren, Arsen, Asen, Aspen, Auben, Audey, Avidan, Ayken, Ayren, Biren, Boden, Caiden, Elden, Haden, Jaden, Jaiden, Kaden, Linden, Niven, Ogden, Paden, Ryden, Simen and Tilden. These names tend to be more frequently used than Aiden.

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