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Cayden Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Cayden is of American origin.

The meaning of Cayden is "fighter".  

It is also of Scottish origin, where its meaning is "spirit of battle".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 197 in baby name popularity for boys with 2037 occurrences.  It ranked 2561 in popular baby names for girls with 68 occurrences. 

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


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Related Names

Cayden is a variant spelling of Caiden.

Other Tidbits

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Cayden in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Cayden.

Just for fun, see the name Cayden in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Cayden in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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