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Aldan

What does Aldan mean?

Aldan Pronunciation of Aldan [al-dan] as a boys' name has its root in Old English, and the meaning of Aldan is "old friend". Aldan is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -an, of Alden (Old English): surname used as a given name.

Associated with: old english, old, friend.

Variations

Aldan has 9 variants: Aldin, Aldwin, Aldwyn, Aldwynn, Elden, Eldin, Eldwin, Eldwyn and Eldwynn.

Aldan has 2 more relations via Alden: Al and Alwine.

Creative forms:
(male) Ardan, Asdan, ..

(female) Aldanne, Aldant, ..

Middle name pairings:
Aldan Sami (A.S.), ..

How popular is Aldan?

Aldan is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#148244 out of 150436, Top 99%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Al, Alden (#720 from recent data) and Elden are the popular alternative forms of Aldan (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Aldan was well-received a century ago (usage of 0.05%) and is now much reduced (usage 0.02%, down 62%), with forms like Al becoming less trendy. Alden is the most trendy birth name in this list. Below is a charted study of the popularity of the boy name Aldan and related names. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Al, Alden, Elden in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Aldan and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Aldan is pronounced similarly to Aldon, Aldwinn, Eldon, Walden, Waldon, Welden and Weldon. Other suggested similar names are Abdal, Abran, Adal, Adan, Adao, Addam, Adin, Adnan, Adon, Aedan, Ahran, Ahsan, Aidan, Aidano, Aiden, Aidyn, Alan, Alano, Albain, Alban, Albano, Albyn, Aldis, Aldo, Alen, Alexan, Alga, Alia, Allain, Allan, Allin, Allyn, Aloin, Alon, Alpin, Alten, Altman, Alton, Aluin, Alva, Alvan, Alvar, Alvin, Alvyn, Alwin, Alwyn, Alyn, Aran, Arda, Ardian, Ardon, Arnan, Arran, Athan, Auban, Avidan, Aydan, Ayden, Aydin, Ayman, Edan, Eidan, Elan, Elian, Elkan, Meldan, Roldan and Sloan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Aldan.

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