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Hayden

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From the hay downs
  • #581 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Hayden in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 5 0 5
1882 5 0 5
1885 6 0 6
1888 6 0 6
1889 6 0 6
1890 8 0 8
1891 9 0 9
1892 8 0 8
1893 5 0 5
1895 7 0 7
1896 8 0 8
1897 8 0 8
1898 11 0 11
1899 9 0 9
1900 10 0 10
1901 7 0 7
1902 5 0 5
1903 7 0 7
1904 9 0 9
1905 10 0 10
1906 11 0 11
1907 9 0 9
1908 9 0 9
1909 14 0 14
1910 12 0 12
1911 19 0 19
1912 43 0 43
1913 39 0 39
1914 46 0 46
1915 67 0 67
1916 61 0 61
1917 69 0 69
1918 66 0 66
1919 65 0 65
1920 64 0 64
1921 70 0 70
1922 70 0 70
1923 76 0 76
1924 60 0 60
1925 62 0 62
1926 58 0 58
1927 54 0 54
1928 56 0 56
1929 49 0 49
1930 50 0 50
1931 38 0 38
1932 43 0 43
1933 41 0 41
1934 48 0 48
1935 52 0 52
1936 44 0 44
1937 36 0 36
1938 36 0 36
1939 29 0 29
1940 37 0 37
1941 42 0 42
1942 47 0 47
1943 49 0 49
1944 48 0 48
1945 37 0 37
1946 44 0 44
1947 55 0 55
1948 41 0 41
1949 35 0 35
1950 45 0 45
1951 37 0 37
1952 28 0 28
1953 33 0 33
1954 35 0 35
1955 24 0 24
1956 37 0 37
1957 25 0 25
1958 30 0 30
1959 45 0 45
1960 36 0 36
1961 30 0 30
1962 38 0 38
1963 28 0 28
1964 37 0 37
1965 32 0 32
1966 25 0 25
1967 29 0 29
1968 32 0 32
1969 48 6 42
1970 51 6 45
1971 45 6 39
1972 29 0 29
1973 50 8 42
1974 46 10 36
1975 56 15 41
1976 60 11 49
1977 62 13 49
1978 69 14 55
1979 78 14 64
1980 91 10 81
1981 82 16 66
1982 100 21 79
1983 76 12 64
1984 85 15 70
1985 98 18 80
1986 113 25 88
1987 152 26 126
1988 149 36 113
1989 282 43 239
1990 652 42 610
1991 1,003 77 926
1992 1,271 112 1,159
1993 1,463 139 1,324
1994 1,945 153 1,792
1995 2,052 158 1,894
1996 2,198 183 2,015
1997 2,250 182 2,068
1998 2,395 254 2,141
1999 2,682 268 2,414
2000 3,392 348 3,044
2001 3,627 365 3,262
2002 4,558 418 4,140 #96 boy name
2003 5,590 490 5,100 #84 boy name
2004 5,501 483 5,018 #87 boy name
2005 6,662 746 5,916 #76 boy name
2006 7,224 761 6,463 #73 boy name
2007 8,004 1,734 6,270 #72 boy name
2008 8,603 2,661 5,942 #76 boy name
2009 7,330 2,473 4,857 #91 boy name
2010 6,074 1,891 4,183 #96 boy name
2011 6,280 1,692 4,588 #90 boy name
2012 5,144 1,612 3,532
2013 4,639 1,681 2,958
2014 4,528 1,663 2,865
2015 4,415 1,703 2,712

Want to know about the popularity of the Hayden baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 114,080 babies born with the name Hayden in the United States. That's more than enough Haydens to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Hayden" was in 2006 with a total of 6,463 babies. (That's a lot of baby Haydens)

According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Hayden" ranks #52 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Utah. Imagine that, 112 babies in Utah have the same name as you in 2000. Across the entire United States a total of 3,392 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 "Hayden" mean? The list below shows the origins of Hayden as well as things modernly associated with the name Hayden such as celebrities named Hayden.

Origin and Meaning of Hayden

The name "Hayden" is of English origin, and it means "From the hay downs". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Hayden Panettiere

Hayden Panettiere is an actress, model, singer, and activist with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1994 to present. Hayden was born in 1989 in Palisades, New York, U.S.

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Hayden Christensen

Hayden Christensen is an actor and film producer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1993 to present. Hayden was born in 1981 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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Hayden Tank

Hayden was born in 1992.

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Hayden Foxe

Hayden Foxe is a football biography. Hayden was born in 1977 in Sydney, Australia.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Hayden

Hayden Byerly
Hayden Panettiere Daughter
Hayden Planetarium
Hayden Rorke
Hayden Village Swim Team
Hayden Panettiere Child
Hayden Painter
Hayden Williams

Alternative Meanings

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

Y is for young, the years never show!

D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Nedyah". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nyehda". 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 Hayden born Sep 3, 1981

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 France approximately on 1475. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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