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What does Halden mean?

Halden Pronunciation of Halden [halden] as a boys' name is pronounced HAL-den. It is of Scandinavian origin, and the meaning of Halden is "half Dane". In ancient Britain, the Danes were fierce and frequent invaders.

Associated with: scandinavian, ancient (old), britain (england), fierce.


Halden has 5 variants: Haldan, Haldane, Halfdan, Halfdane and Halvdan.

Creative forms:
(male) Hamden, Helden, ..

(female) Halwen, ..

Middle name pairings:
Halden Keshawn (H.K.), ..

How popular is Halden?

Halden is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#77472 out of 150436, Top 51%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Halden has yet to be recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Halden name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Halden is pronounced similarly to Holden. Other recommended names are Balder, Barden, Belden, Caden, Caiden, Calder, Camden, Carden, Cayden, Colden, Dalen, Dallen, Dalten, Eaden, Elden, Falken, Galen, Galten, Galven, Golden, Haaken, Haddan, Hadden, Haddin, Haddon, Hadon, Haider, Hale, Halen, Haley, Halle, Hallem, Halley, Hallton (see Halton), Halsey, Halten (see Halton), Halver, Hamlen, Hampden, Hansen, Harben, Hardon, Harken, Harlen, Harmen, Haven, Haydan, Hayden, Hayder, Haydn, Haydon, Hylton, Jaden, Jaeden, Jaiden, Jalen, Kaden, Kaeden, Kaiden, Kalen, Kayden, Landen, Maldon, Melden, Raiden, Selden, Tilden, Valen, Vallen, Varden, Waldenn (see Walden), Walder, Waldon and Warden. These names tend to be more frequently used than Halden.

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