Meaning and name origin
Braiden \b-rai-den\ as a boy's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Braiden is "descendant of Bradán". Braiden is a variant of Braden (Irish, Gaelic): transferred use of the Irish surname.
Braiden 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 Braiden for boys (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Braiden and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Brayden (#62), Braden (#358), Braydon (#527), Braeden (#802), Braiden (#824) and Braedon. (2014 statistics).