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Boy Names Ending with -en

En ending baby names and what they mean, with 410 results. -en names are used more often as masculine names. These boy names reached the height of their popularity 7 years ago (USAGE OF 6.4%) and are somewhat less common today (USAGE 4.6%, 28.5%), with names such as Braiden becoming somewhat outmoded. The most fashionable boy names in this list are Owen (#25), Holden (#216), Jensen (#293), Rowen (#490) and Bowen (#431), while Gooden (TOP 2%) and Cohen (1%) are common -en surnames. Here is the list of -en names for girls.

-en names

Aaren - Armen | Arren - Baylen | Beagen - Braden | Branden - Camren | Carden - Cotten | Craven - Den | .. - .. | Walden - Ziven

Aaren - Armen

Aaron and variants

Ayren, Aren, Airen, Ahren, Aaren
Var. of Aaron. Derived fr. Hebrew element. "Mountain of strength." Aryen is also a marginally favored birth name.


Derived fr. Gaelic language. "Fire." Gender-neutral name. Aden (compare Amsden, Oden) is a common -den suffix surname.

Adrian and variants

Haydrien, Hadrien1, Aydrien, Arjen, Adrien1
Forms of Adrian. Based on Latin word. "From Hadria." Arjen, Aydrien, Hadrien and Haydrien are more novel as birth names among the variations of Adrian.

Hadrien2, Adrien2
Var. of Hadrian. From Latin element. "From Hadria." Usage of Adrien and Hadrien as children's names in 2018 was down 10.3% compared to the previous decade.

Aidan and variants

Eiden, Eden, Ayden, Aiden
Var. of Aidan. Based on Gaelic. "Fire." Aiden, Ayden, Eden and Eiden are more commonplace as birth names compared to other forms.

Aiken, var. Ayken, Aicken
Derivative of Old English language. "Made of oak." Compare surnames Aitken (UPPER 5%), Aikens (5%).

Var. of Albin. Source fr. English element. "White, pale-skinned." Alben was not among 2018's Top names. See also Albany.

Alden and variants

Alden, var. Elden
Derivative of Old English. "Old friend." Common, with usage of 0.023% for Alden and Elden as baby names in 2018, higher than 0.022% the year before.

Alan and variants

Allen1, Alen
Forms of Alan. Source fr. Old German. "Precious." Well-used, with usage of 0.041% for Alen and Allen as baby names in 2018, though lower than 0.043% the previous year.

Form of Alison. Root fr. Old English word. "Son of the noble." Cross-gender use. Not widespread. Allcen is not listed in the US Demographics.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -en names: Aden, Adrien, Aiden, Alden, Alen

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -en names: Allen, Alven, Arden, Aren, Arlen

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -en names: Ayden, Eden, Eiden, Elden


Stems fr. Gaelic, Old German elements. "Precious." Allen has fallen off in favor as a baby name since 1940-1949. See also Alben.

Var. of Alston. Root fr. Old English element. "Elf stone." Rather uncommon as a baby name. See also Alyster.

Var. of Alton. Root fr. Old English. "Old town." Altend and Auten are creative forms. See also Allen.


Var. of Alvin. Stems fr. Old English. "Elf or magical being, friend." Less used today. Alven was last found in the 1900s in the Top 2000. See also Alvern.

Var. of Amin. Derivative of Arabic. "Honest, faithful, trustworthy." Not Top 2000 name. See also Ameer.


Form of Ardon. From Hebrew word. "Bronze." Also a girls' name. Adoption of Arden peaked in the 1930s and is less today.

Arden2, var. Arrden
Stems fr. Latin language. "Great forest." Popular as children's names, Arden and Arrden are comparable to the popular Ayden.

Var. of Arion. .. Mythology. Not in popularity charts. See also Ayren.

Arlen and variants

Arlen, var. Arrlen, Arllen
Root fr. Gaelic element. "Pledge, oath." Arlen and variants were popular as baby names during 1930-1939.

Var. of Armin. From Old German element. "Soldier." Not in popularity charts. Cross-gender use.

Quick Reference

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

1. Aaren - Armen
Aaron [Ayren, ..], Aden, Adrian [Haydrien, ..], Hadrian [Hadrien, ..], Aidan [Eiden, ..], Aiken [Ayken, ..], Albin [Alben], Alden [Elden], Alan [Allen, ..], Alison [Allcen], Allen, Alston [Alsten], Alton [Alten], Alvin [Alven], Amin [Ameen], Ardon [Arden], Arden [Arrden], Arion [Arien], Arlen [Arrlen, ..], Armin [Armen]

Arran [Arren], Arsenio [Arsen], Asen, Ashley [Ashlen], Aspen, Alban [Auben], Auden, Augustus [Austen], Austin [Austen], Augustine [Austen], August [Austen], Ayman [Aymeen], Babson [Babsen], Bard [Barden], Barden [Borden], Baron [Barren], Barton [Barten], Bastian [Bastien], Sebastian [Sebestyen, ..], Bayard [Baylen]

Beagan [Beagen], Beaman [Beamen], Bevan [Beven, ..], Belden [Bellden], Bentley [Ben], Ben, Benjamin [Benjimen, ..], Benedict [Ben], Benson [Benssen, ..], Bergen, Byron [Byren, ..], Blagden, Blaze [Blasien], Boden [Bowden], Bolton [Bolten], Borden, Bowie [Bowen], Bowen, Bracken, Braden [Brayden, ..]

Brandon [Branden], Brannon [Brannen], Branson [Bransen], Branton [Branten], Braylen, Brendan [Brennen, ..], Brennan [Brennen], Brent [Brenten], Brenton [Brenten], Brian [O'Brien, ..], Brockton [Brockten], Brody [Broden], Bronson [Bronsen], Bryson [Brysen, ..], Bryan [Bryen], Cade [Kayden, ..], Caden [Kaeden, ..], Caolan [Caelen], Camden, Cameron [Camren]

Carden, Carlsen [Karlssen, ..], Carmine [Karmen, ..], Carson [Carsen], Chase [Chasen], Chetwin [Chetwen], Christian [Cristen, ..], Cipriano [Siprien, ..], Cyprian [Cyprien, ..], Claude [Claudien], Cobden, Coffin [Coffen], Colden [Collden], Collin [Collen], Colton [Colten], Conlan [Conlen], Corbin [Corben], Corin [Koren, ..], Corydon [Coryden], Cotton [Cotten]

Craven, Cullen, Dargan [Dagen], Damian [Damyen, ..], Daylon [Daylen, ..], Dale [Dalen], Dallan [Dallen], Dallin [Dallen], Dalton [Dalten], Darin [Derren, ..], Darion [Darrien, ..], Darian [Darrien, ..], Darren [Daren], Darrien [Darryen], David [Daven], Davian [Davyen, ..], Dayton [Dayten], Dean [Deen], Dennis [Den], Dennison [Den]

Devon [Deven], Deval [Deven], Devlin [Devlen], Dillon [Dillen], Donato [Donatien], Donovan [Donoven], Dorian [Dorryen, ..], Doran [Dorren], Dorran [Dorren], Dotson [Dotsen], Draven, Dryden, Dunstan [Dunsten], Dustin [Dusten], Egan [Eagen], Eben, Ebenezer [Eben], Eden [Eaden], Efrain [Efren], Elton [Elden]

Aldwin [Elden], Eldon [Elden], Elden, Elvin [Elven], Emil [Emlen, ..], Emlyn [Emlen], Ericson [Ericksen], Ethan [Ethen], Evan [Owen, ..], Ewan [Ewen, ..], Eugene [Owen, ..], Euan [Owen, ..], John [Hanschen, ..], Fabian [Faybien, ..], Falco [Falken], Faron [Farren], Farren, Felton [Felten], Finnian [Finnen], Flavian [Flavien]

Felix [Fleicien], Florian [Florien], Ford [Forden], Fox [Foxen], Francis [Franzen], Frayne [Freen], Frewin [Frewen], Frederick [Fritzchen], Galen [Jaylen, ..], Galvin [Galven, ..], Galton [Galten], Gamble [Gamblen], Garron [Garren, ..], Garland [Garlen], Garman [Garmen], Garvin [Garwen, ..], Gavin [Gaven], Gefen [Geffen], Gillean [Gillen], Girvin [Girven]

Glen, Glendon [Glenden], Godwin [Godden], Golding [Golden], Gordon [Gorden], Goren [Gorren], Gorton [Gorten], Gratien, Griffin [Gryffen, ..], Hakon [Hagen, ..], Hadden [Haden], Hagen, Hilary [Halarien], Halden, Halen [Hallen], Halton [Halten], Hamlin [Hamlen], Hampden, Hampton [Hampten], Hanson [Hanssen, ..]

Harbin [Harben], Harden, Hardwin [Hardwen], Harkin [Harken], Harlan [Harlen], Herman [Harmen], Harman [Harmen], Haven [Hagen], Haward [Hawarden], Hallward [Hawarden], Hayden [Haden], Hazen, Holden, Horton [Horten], Howland [Howlen], Hutton [Hutten], Chaim [Hymen], Hyman [Hymen], Irving [Irven], Ivo [Iven]

Jason [Jaysen, ..], Jace [Jacen], Jackson [Jaxen, ..], Jadon [Jayden, ..], Jaden [Jayden, ..], Jalen [Jaylen, ..], Ja- [Jalen], Janson [Jensen, ..], Jaron [Jerren, ..], Jayson [Jaysen, ..], Jaylen, Javan [Jayven], Jevon [Jevven, ..], Jens [Jensen], Jerome [Jeroen], Joben, Jordan [Jorden], Joren, George [Jurgen, ..], Jude [Judsen]

Julian [Julien], Jurgen [Jorgen], Justin [Justen], Khadim [Kadeen], Kade [Kaden], Kaden [Kayden, ..], Keegan [Keegen, ..], Kaelan [Kellen, ..], Kamden, Kannon [Kannen], Kavan [Kayven], Keane [Keen], Keenan [Kienen, ..], Kellen [Kelden], Kelvin [Kelven, ..], Kelton [Kelten], Ken, Kendrick [Ken], Kenneth [Ken], Kevin [Keven]

Kieran [Kierren, ..], Kerwin [Kirwen], Kolton [Kolten], Koren, Kristian [Kristien], Kyle [Kylen], Lake [Laken, ..], Landon [Landen], Langdon [Langden], Langston [Langsden], Larron [Larren, ..], Lars [Larsen], Lathan [Lathen], Lawrence [Lorenzen, ..], Leonard [Len], Lenny [Len], Llewellyn [Llewellen, ..], Lyndon [Lynden, ..], Linden [Lynden], Litton [Lytten, ..]

Livingston [Livingsten], Logan [Logen], Loren [Lorren], Lucian [Lucien], Luke [Lucien], Macgowan [Mcgowen, ..], Malden, Malin [Mallen], Manton [Manten], Marden, Marlon [Marlen], Marsden, Marston [Marsten], Martin [Morten, ..], Marvin [Marven], Maslin [Masslen, ..], Mochan [Machen, ..], Maximilian [Maximilien], Meldon [Melden], Mellen

Merlin [Merlen], Mervin [Merven], Miller [Millen], Milton [Milten], Morgan [Morgen], Morton [Morten], Morven, Nalin [Nameen], Naren, Nathan [Nathen], Nelson [Nelsen], Nevin [Niven, ..], Nolan [Nolen], Norman [Normen], Octavio [Octovien], Ogden, Olin [Olen], Oran [Orren, ..], Oren [Orren], Orrin [Orren, ..]

Orson [Orsen], Osten [Austen], Owen [Ewen], Peyton [Paden], Parkins [Parken], Patton [Patten, ..], Patrick [Patten], Paul [Paulsen], Paxton [Paxten], Penn [Pen], Quentin [Quinten, ..], Quillan [Quillen], Quinlan [Quindlen], Quinton [Quinnten], Raiden, Ramsden, Raven [Rayven], Ray [Raylen], Regan [Regen, ..], Riordan [Rearden]

Ren, Reuben [Ruben, ..], Ryan [Ryen, ..], Marino [Rien], Robert [Robben], Robin [Robben], Rooney [Rowen], Rowan [Rowen], Royden, Rozen, Ruben, Ruston [Rusten], Ryder [Ryden], Saxe [Sachsen], Saffron [Saffren], Saxon [Saxen], Scanlon [Scanlen], Seldon [Shelden, ..], Shannon [Shannen, ..], Sheldon [Shelden]

Sherwin [Sherwen], Simon [Simen], Skyler [Skylen], Slade [Slayden], Slavin [Sleven], Snowden, Soren, Stanton [Stanten], Stein [Stenssen, ..], Stefan [Steffen], Stephen [Steven, ..], Steven, Sven [Swensen, ..], Talon [Tallen, ..], Tamson [Tamsen], Tanner [Tannen], Tannon [Tansen, ..], Taran [Taren], Terron [Tarren], Tayton [Teyten, ..]

Teague [Teigen], Templeton [Templeten], Tevon [Teven], Thurston [Torsten, ..], Tyson [Tyssen, ..], Tilden [Tillden], Torin [Toren], Trenton [Trenten], Trent [Trenten], Trevin [Treven], Tristan [Tristen], Tynan [Tynnen, ..], Valentine [Vallen, ..], Valerian [Valerien], Vardon [Varden], Varten, Vernon [Vernen], Victor [Victorien], Vincent [Vincien], Vivian [Vivien]

Walden, Waldo [Walden], Ward [Worden, ..], Warren, Wayland [Waylen], Weldon [Welden], Weston [Westen], Winston [Winsten], Zebulon [Zebulen], Ziv [Ziven]

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