Meaning and Name Origin
Jaiden \ja(i)-den\ as a boys' name (also used less generally as girls' name Jaiden) is of American and Hebrew derivation. Jaiden is a variant of Jaden (American): sometimes linked to Jadon, but more likely a modern invented name from Jade, first appearing in the US in the 1990s. Also suitable as a girls' name. Usage of Jaiden as a name for babies is common.
Jaiden is an unusual first name for men. Jaiden is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Jaiden for boys. Jaiden was first listed in 1999 and reached its highest rank of #171 in the U.S. in the year 2009, and is at #237 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Jaiden and affiliated names. Popular variation forms of Jaiden (#237 in 2014) listed in the Top 1000 are Jade, Jaden (#172 in 2014), Jadon (#864), Jaeden, Jayden (#15) and Jaydon (#854). These boy names were at the peak of their popularity in the year 2007 and are now significantly less widespread, with the versions Jade, Jadon, Jaeden and Jaydon becoming less stylish. Jaden (#172), Jaiden (#237) and Jayden (#15) are three of the more contemporarily stylish boy names here. (2014 Birth Statistics)