Meaning and name origin
For more information, see also the related boy name Caden.
Hayden is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1179 out of 1220, Top 97%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#847 out of 88799, Top 1%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Hayden for boys. Hayden reached its highest rank of #72 in the U.S. in 2007 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Hayden and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Hayden (#142), Caden (#198) and Haden. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Hayden▲ is also pronounced similarly to Haddan, Hadden, Haddin, Haddon and Hadon. Other suggested similar baby names are Cayden▲, Halden, Harden, Jayden▲ and Kayden▲. These names tend to be less commonly used than Hayden.