What does Aldan mean?
Aldan /al-dan/ as a boys' name. Aldan's root is 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.
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)
Al, Alden (#715 2 years ago) and Elden are the popular alternative forms of Aldan (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these relations of Aldan was well-received during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.483%) and is somewhat less today (usage 0.095%, down 80.3%), with the forms Al and Elden becoming less trendy. Alden is the clear favorite. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Aldan and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Aldan is pronounced similarly to Aldon and Eldon▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Adan▲, Aedan▼, Aidan▲, Alan▲, Alban, Allan▼, Alten, Altman, Alton▼, Alvan and Aydan▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Aldan.