What does Braydon mean?
Braydon /bray-don/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Irish and Gaelic derivation, and Braydon means "descendant of Bradán". Braydon is a variant transcription of Braden (Irish, Gaelic): transferred use of the Irish surname. Compare surname Breadon.
How popular is Braydon?
Braydon is an uncommon first name for men. Braydon is an equally unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Braydon for boys. Braydon was first listed in 1996 and reached its top rank of #310 in the U.S. in 2009, and is presently at #527. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Brayden (#62 the previous year), Braden (#358), Braeden (#802), Braiden (#824) and Braedon are the popular varying forms of Braydon (#527 the previous year) listed in the Top 1000. Usage of these boy names reached its apex in 2008 (usage of 0.634%) and is now much less (usage 0.4045%, down 36.2%), with the versions Braeden, Braiden and Braedon becoming less stylish. Brayden (#62), Braden (#358) and Braydon (#527) are three of the more fashionable birth names here. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Braydon and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)