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pinWhat does Brayden mean?

Brayden /bray-den/ as a name for boys means "descendant of Bradán". Brayden is an alternate form, with the suffix -yden, of Braden (Irish, Gaelic): transferred use of the Irish surname. See also Braylen.


Brayden has 11 variants: Bradan, Bradden, Braddon, Bradin, Bradon, Braeden, Braedon, Braiden, Braidin, Braydan and Braydon.

Kreatif forms: Bayden, Braydenni. [more]

pinHow popular is Brayden?

Brayden is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#92601 out of 150436, Top 62%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Brayden for boys. Brayden entered the list in 1991 and reached its peak rank of #37 in the U.S. in 2011, and is presently at #62. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Brayden name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Brayden outside U.S.

Popular related forms of Brayden (#62 2 years ago) listed in the Top 1000 are Braden (#358 2 years ago), Braeden (#802), Braedon, Braiden (#824), Braydon (#527) and Braylen (#408). Usage of these relations of Brayden was well-received among parents in the year 2009 (usage of 0.6101%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.4313%, 29.3%), with the forms Braeden, Braedon and Braiden becoming less in vogue. Braden is the continual favorite, though Brayden is now the top form. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Brayden and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Brayden, Braden, Braeden, Braedon, Braiden in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Braydon, Braylen in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Brayden outside U.S.

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Brayden is pronounced similarly to Broden. Other suggested similar baby names are Barden and Branden. These names tend to be more frequently used than Brayden.