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173k
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since 1880

Aiden

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: Little fire
  • #411 All Time
  • #13 in 2015
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How popular is the baby name Aiden in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1970 7 0 7
1972 5 0 5
1975 6 0 6
1979 8 0 8
1981 5 0 5
1983 5 0 5
1984 6 0 6
1985 19 0 19
1987 7 0 7
1988 21 6 15
1989 18 5 13
1990 16 0 16
1991 27 0 27
1992 39 0 39
1993 57 7 50
1994 101 15 86
1995 162 22 140
1996 192 18 174
1997 296 32 264
1998 397 30 367
1999 513 34 479
2000 938 57 881
2001 1,652 66 1,586
2002 2,910 78 2,832
2003 5,789 106 5,683 #73 boy name
2004 7,280 123 7,157 #60 boy name
2005 9,209 129 9,080 #50 boy name
2006 11,717 140 11,577 #32 boy name
2007 13,273 175 13,098 #27 boy name
2008 15,713 140 15,573 #16 boy name
2009 16,123 113 16,010 #12 boy name
2010 15,628 108 15,520 #9 boy name
2011 15,568 91 15,477 #9 boy name
2012 14,960 87 14,873 #10 boy name
2013 13,665 74 13,591 #12 boy name
2014 13,423 58 13,365 #14 boy name
2015 13,438 60 13,378 #13 boy name

Want to know about the popularity of the Aiden baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 173,193 babies born with the name Aiden in the United States. That's more than enough Aidens to occupy the country of Sao Tome and Principe with an estimated population of 172,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Aiden" was in 2009 with a total of 16,010 babies. (That's a lot of baby Aidens)

According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Aiden" ranks #26 in popularity as a baby boy's name in North Dakota. Imagine that, 34 babies in North Dakota have the same name as you in 2006. Across the entire United States a total of 11,717 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Aiden" mean? The list below shows the origins of Aiden as well as things modernly associated with the name Aiden such as celebrities named Aiden.

Origin and Meaning of Aiden

The name "Aiden" is of Irish origin, and it means "Little fire". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Aiden Turner

Aiden Turner is an actor. Aiden was born in 1977 as Aiden John Turner in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England.

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Aiden McGeady

Aiden McGeady is a football biography. Aiden was born in 1986 in Denny, Falkirk, Scotland.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Aiden

Aiden Teen Wolf
Aiden Mathis
Aiden Pearce
Aiden Stewart

Alternative Meanings

A is for able, for you surely are.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Nedia". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Naeid". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Aiden born Jun 12, 1946

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Spain approximately on 1675. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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