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Walden meaning and name origin

Walden \wa(l)-den\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Walden is "wooded valley". Place name. Also possibly a variant of Old German names with Wald-, such as Walter. Literary: Thoreau's book and the pond "Walden".

Walden has 3 variant forms: Waldenn, Waldi and Waldon.

For more information, see also the related name Waldo.

Walden is also pronounced similarly to Alden, Elden, Welden and Weldon. Other suggested similar baby names are Halden, Malden, Walder, Walton and Warden.

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Popularity of Walden

Walden is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#1080 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Walden name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Walden with its variant forms and related boy baby names.


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