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160k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Aiden

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: Little fire
  • #437 All Time
  • #14 in 2014
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How popular is the 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
1977 5 0 5
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 937 56 881
2001 1,652 66 1,586
2002 2,909 78 2,831
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 13,268 175 13,093 #27 boy name
2008 15,709 140 15,569 #16 boy name
2009 16,113 113 16,000 #12 boy name
2010 15,624 108 15,516 #9 boy name
2011 15,559 90 15,469 #9 boy name
2012 14,949 87 14,862 #10 boy name
2013 13,649 74 13,575 #12 boy name
2014 13,353 57 13,296 #14 boy name

Want to know about the populiarty of Aiden? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 159,629 babies born with the name Aiden in the United States. That's more than enough Aidens to occupy the territory of Guam (USA) with an estimated population of 159,358 (as of April 1, 2010). 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 16,000 babies. (That's a lot of baby Aidens)

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Aiden" ranks #17 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, 190 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of 13,649 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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Where is the name Aiden popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Aiden in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!

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.

Irish

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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Alternative Meanings

A is for activities, for you have many.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Nedia". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ienda". 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 Jul 21, 1956

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Africa approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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