Meaning and name origin
Ayden \a(y)-den\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Ayden), is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Ayden is "fire". Ayden is a variant of Aidan (Gaelic): anglicized form of the ancient Gaelic name Aedan, a pet form of Aed.
Ayden is not a popular first name for males 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 Ayden for boys. Ayden reached its highest rank of #69 in the U.S. in 2012. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Ayden and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Aiden (#14), Ayden (#74), Aidan (#187), Eden (#601), Aydin (#735), Aydan (#906), Aidyn (#924) and Aedan. (2014 statistics).
Ayden▲ is also pronounced similarly to Adan▲, Aden▲, Adin, Adon, Auden and Eaden. Other suggested similar baby names are Addem, Adem, Alden▲, Arden▼, Ayken, Ayren and Ryden. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ayden.