What does Kayden mean?
Kayden /kay-den/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Kayden's name origins are Old English, Old French and Arabic, and the name Kayden means "round, gentle; cask; companion". Kayden is a variant transcription of Cade (Old English, Old French): transferred use of the surname. Kayden is also a form of Kaden (Arabic).
How popular is Kayden?
Kayden is an unusual first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#91404 out of 150436, Top 61%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Kayden for boys. Kayden entered the list in 1999 and reached its peak rank of #90 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Kayden and corresponding names. Kaiden (#124 in 2014), Kaden (#171), Cayden (#197), Caden (#198), Caiden (#272), Cade (#361), Kade (#405) and Kadin are the popular varying forms of Kayden (#90 in 2014) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex in 2008 (usage of 0.7324%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.6869%, down 6.2%), with the version Kadin becoming less stylish. The most fashionable names for newborns in this compilation are Kayden (#90), Kaiden (#124), Kade (#405), Caiden (#272) and Cade (#361). (2014 Birth Statistics)