Meaning and name origin
Kayden \ka(y)-den\ as a boy's name is of Old English, Old French and Arabic origin, and the meaning of Kayden is "round, gentle; cask; companion". Kayden is a variant of Cade (Old English, Old French): transferred use of the surname, which was originally a nickname. Also a variant of Kaden (Arabic): also possibly refers to a swamp in Old German, or to an Old English word meaning "round".
Kayden is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Kayden for boys (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Kayden and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Kayden (#90), Kaiden (#124), Kaden (#171), Cayden (#197), Caden (#198), Caiden (#272), Cade (#361) and Kadin. (2014 statistics).
Kayden is also pronounced similarly to Kadeen, Kadyn and Kaeden. Other suggested similar baby names are Hayden, Jayden, Kamden, Kayde and Kayven. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kayden.