What does Jayden mean?
Jayden /jay-den/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys (also used less widely as girls' name Jayden). Jayden's roots are American and Hebrew. Jayden is an alternate form, with the prefix Jay-, of Jaden (American): sometimes linked to Jadon.
How popular is Jayden?
Jayden is an unusual first name for males. Jayden is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Jayden for boys. Jayden entered the list in 1994 and reached its apex rank of #4 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is at #15 currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Jayden and related names. Popular varying forms of Jayden (#15 the previous year) are Jaden (#172 the previous year), Jaiden (#237), Jaydon (#854), Jadon (#864), Jaeden and Jade. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity in the year 2007 (usage of 0.6116%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.4083%, ▼33.2%), with the forms Jaydon, Jaeden, Jadon and Jade becoming less stylish. Jayden (#15), Jaiden (#237) and Jaden (#172) are three of the more fashionable names for newborns in this list. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)