What does Nathen mean?
Nathen /na-then/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Nathen's name origin is Hebrew, and the name Nathen means "God has given". Nathen is a variant transcription of Nathan (Hebrew). Nathani is a common surname.
Nathen▼ has 1 variant: Nathon.more]
How popular is Nathen?
Nathen is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Nathen is an equally uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Nathen for boys. Nathen was first listed in 1998 and reached its highest rank of #775 in the U.S. in the year 2004, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular alternative forms of Nathen listed in the Top 1000 are Nathan (#38 last year), Nate and Nat. Usage of these boy names reached its highest during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.324%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.2405%, down 25.8%), with the forms Nathen and Nat becoming less stylish. Nathan (#38) is the most chic name for newborns in this list, and there is also a rebound in baby name popularity for this name. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Nathen and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Lathen. Like Nathen, this name is not frequently used.