What does Boden mean?
Boden \b(o)-den\ as a boys' name is pronounced BOH-den. It is of Scandinavian and Old French origin, and the meaning of Boden is "shelter; one who brings news". Saint Bodey (16th century) was an English saint.
Boden is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#7856 out of 88799, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Boden for boys. Boden was first listed in 2014 and reached its peak rank of #992 in the U.S. then. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Boden and related names. Bodie (#981 last year) is the only other popular related form of Boden (#992 last year). Adoption of this boy name is at its most widespread today. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)