What does Haden mean?
Haden [haden] as a boys' name has its roots in Old English and Welsh, and the meaning of the name Haden is "hill of heather; heathen". Haden is an alternate form of Hadden (Old English): place name. Haden is also a derivative of Hayden (Welsh): from Hadyn.
1 more related form via Hadden, Hayden: Haydn.Creative forms:
(male) Heden, Hyden, ..
(female) Hada, Hawen, .. Middle name pairings:
Haden Richard (H.R.), ..
How popular is Haden?
Haden is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#10093 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Haden was first listed in 1991 and reached its apex rank of #770 in the U.S. in the year 2003, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Hayden (#151 from recent data), Haydon and Haydn are the popular varying forms of Haden ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Haddan, are seldom used. These forms of Haden were favored as birth names 9 years ago (median #1170) and are now significantly less popular (#1537, 56.7% less usage), with the form Haden becoming somewhat outmoded.
Haden▼ is pronounced similarly to Hadwin, Hadwinn, Hadwyn, Hedeon, Hedwin and Hedwyn. Other recommended names are Aaren, Aden, Alden▲, Auden, Ayden▲, Boden▲, Caden, Carden, Cayden▲, Dalen, Damen, Daven, Eaden, Eden▲, Galen▼, Gaven▼, Haaken, Hacon, Hadar, Hadlee, Hadly, Hagan, Hagen, Hagun, Hakan, Hakon, Halden, Hale, Halen, Hamel, Hamlen, Hanan, Harben, Harden, Hardon, Hardwen (see Hardwin), Harel, Harmen, Harun, Havel, Haven, Hawes, Hayes▲, Hazen, Hazin, Hyder, Jaden, Jaeden▼, Jaiden, Jaxen▲, Kadeen, Kaden, Kaeden, Kagen, Kaiden▲, Kalen, Kamden▲, Naren, Ogden, Paden, Paten, Raiden▲, Raven, Ryden, Saxen, Talen▼, Taren, Valen and Varden. These names tend to be more commonly used than Haden.See names in meaning and etymology.