What does Carden mean?
Carden [car-den] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Carden) is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Carden is "wood carder". Occupational name. Carding is the part of the wool production process when the wool is combed to remove impurities. Other names from the wool-making process are Shepherd, Shearer, and Weaver.
(male) Cadden, Cardenne, ..
(female) Carde, Cardenna, ..
How popular is Carden?
Carden is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#3836 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Displayed below is an analysis of the history of Carden and related names. Popular variation forms of Carden (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 are Shepherd (#1108 from current records) and Weaver. Adoption of these forms of Carden is more pronounced among parents presently (adoption of 0.01%). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Arrden, Barde, Barden, Bardon, Barren, Barten, Borden, Cadan, Cade, Cadel, Cadyn, Caelen, Caide, Caiden▲, Cairde, Calder, Camdin, Carew, Carlsen, Carmel, Carmen▼, Carne, Carney, Caron, Carrey, Carsan, Carsen, Carson▲, Carter▲, Cayden▲, Caydin, Colden, Coren, Coridon (see Corydon), Coryden, Corydon, Darien▼, Darren▼, Eaden, Farren, Forden, Garen, Garwen, Gorden, Haden▼, Halden, Harben, Harden, Hardey, Hardon, Hardwen (see Hardwin), Harken, Harlen, Harmen, Hayden, Jaiden, Jayden▲, Kaeden, Kaiden▲, Kamden▲, Kayden▲, Larsen, Malden, Mardon, Mardyn (see Marden), Marsden, Marven, Naren, Paden, Parken, Tarren, Varden, Varten, Warren▼ and Worden. These names tend to be more frequently used than Carden.See names in meaning and etymology.