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Origin & Meaning

The name Ayden is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Ayden is "little and fiery".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 74 in baby name popularity for boys with 5586 occurrences.  It ranked 2308 in popular baby names for girls with 79 occurrences. 

View the Ayden Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Ayden has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Ayden to other names.


Aidan is an Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Aodhan, a dimunitive of Aodh.


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Ayden is a variant spelling of Aidan.

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Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.