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Boy Names Ending with -den

Den ending baby names and what they mean, with 77 results. -den names are used more often as masculine names. Usage of these boy names was at its peak 7 years ago (USAGE OF 4.59%) and is somewhat less today (USAGE 2.98%, 35%), with names like Jorden becoming less trendy. The more fashionable baby names here are Alden (#638), Boden (#949), Eden (#488), Holden (#216) and Raiden (#423), while Burden (TOP 2%) and Wooden (3%) are common -den last names.

-den names

Aden - Carden | Cobden - Harden | Hawarden - Melden | Ogden - Welden

Aden - Carden


From Gaelic. "Fire." Acen is also a moderately popular kid's name.

Aidan and variants

Eiden, Eden, Ayden, Aiden
Var. of Aidan. Origin fr. Gaelic element. "Fire." Popular. Compare Eden (TOP 3%), var. with common last names Siden (TOP 99%), Widen (23%), which also end with -den.

Alden and variants

Alden, var. Elden
Stems fr. Old English. "Old friend." Used frequently as boys' names, Alden and Elden are similar to the common Eldon.

Arden and variants

Arden1, var. Arrden
Root fr. Latin element. "Great forest." Arrden is unconventional as a birth name among the forms of Arden.

Form of Ardon. Source fr. Hebrew language. "Bronze." Also a girls' name. Arden is prevalent as a baby name compared to other forms.


Derived fr. Old English. "Old friend." Sparing use. Auden is not found in the US Census.

Barden1, var. Borden1
Root fr. Old English language. "Barley valley." Barden and Borden were not among 2018's Top names.

Form of Bard. Root fr. English, Irish words. "Minstrel, singer-poet." Compare surnames Barten (TOP 23%), Bargen (48%). See also Harden.

Belden, var. Bellden
Derived fr. Old English, Old French words. "Pretty valley." Belben and Benden are creative forms.

Derivative of Old English element. "Dark valley." Not Top 2000 name.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -den names: Aden, Aiden, Alden, Arden, Auden

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -den names: Ayden, Boden, Braden, Braeden, Braiden

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -den names: Branden, Brayden, Brenden, Broden, Caden

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -den names: Camden, Cayden, Eden, Eiden, Elden

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -den names: Kaden, Kaeden, Kayden

Boden and variants

Boden, var. Bowden
Origin fr. Scandinavian, Old French words. "Shelter; one who brings news." Boden and Bowden are scarcely used as first names.

Source fr. Old English. "Vale of the boar." Borden is rarely used as a boys' name. See also Broden.

Braden and variants

Braden, var. Brayden, Braiden, Braeden, Bradden
Derivative of Irish, Gaelic word. "Descendant of Bradán." Usage of Braden, Braeden and Braiden as boys' names has dwindled since 2005.


Var. of Brandon. Root fr. Old English element. "Broom, gorse hill." Unconventional, with usage of 0.006% for Branden as a boys' name in 2018. See also Brandt.


Form of Brendan. From Irish, Gaelic, Celtic words. "Prince." Usage of Brenden as a boys' name in 2018 was 78.9% less than a decade ago. See also Brandin.


Var. of Brody. Derivative of Irish, Gaelic. "Ditch." Adoption of Broden peaked in 2008. See also Braden.

Cade and variants

Kayden, Kaden1, Caden1
Forms of Cade. Source fr. Old English, Old French languages. "Round, gentle; cask." Kayden has risen in favor as a children's name since 1880-1889.

Caden and variants

Caden2, var. Kaeden, Kaden2, Cayden
Root fr. Scottish element. "Son of Cadán." Common, with usage of 0.272% for Caden and variants as birth names in 2018, but lower than 0.286% the year before.


Stems fr. Scottish, Gaelic words. "Winding valley." Popular as a boys' name, Camden is similar to the common Camren. See also Cayden.

From Old English word. "Wood carder." Cross-gender use. Rare as a birth name, but Carden is comparable to the more conventional Caiden.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -den names for boys.

1. Aden - Carden
Aden, Aidan [Eden, Eiden, Ayden, Aiden], Alden [Elden], Arden [Arrden], Ardon [Arden], Auden, Barden [Borden], Bard [Barden], Belden [Bellden], Blagden, Boden [Bowden], Borden, Braden [Brayden, Braiden, Braeden, Bradden], Brandon [Branden], Brendan [Brenden], Brody [Broden], Cade [Caden, Kaden, Kayden], Caden [Kaden, Kaeden, Cayden], Camden, Carden

Cobden, Colden [Collden], Corydon [Coryden], Dennis [Den], Dennison [Den], Dryden, Eden [Eaden], Elton [Elden], Eldon [Elden], Aldwin [Elden], Elden, Ford [Forden], Glendon [Glenden], Godwin [Godden], Golding [Golden], Gordon [Gorden], Hadden [Haden], Halden, Hampden, Harden

Hallward [Hawarden], Haward [Hawarden], Hayden [Haden], Holden, Jaden [Jayden, Jaiden, Jaeden], Jadon [Jaden, Jayden, Jaiden, Jaeden], Jordan [Jorden], Kade [Kaden], Kaden [Kayden, Kaiden, Cayden, Caiden, ..], Kamden, Kellen [Kelden], Landon [Landen], Langdon [Langden], Langston [Langsden], Linden [Lynden], Lyndon [Lynden, Linden], Malden, Marden, Marsden, Meldon [Melden]

Ogden, Peyton [Paden], Raiden, Ramsden, Riordan [Rearden], Royden, Ryder [Ryden], Seldon [Selden, Shelden, Sellden], Sheldon [Shelden], Slade [Slayden], Snowden, Tilden [Tillden], Vardon [Varden], Walden, Waldo [Walden], Ward [Worden, Warden], Weldon [Welden]

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