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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #589 most popular

What does the name "Hayden" mean?

Hayden (English): From the hay downs

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.

H is for happiness, you always bring.

A is for able, for you surely are.

Y is for young, the years never show!

D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nedyah". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ydnahe". 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.

How popular is the name "Hayden" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Hayden? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 109,618 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 first appeared 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 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Hayden" is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 70 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 2007. Across the entire United States a total of 8,003 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Hayden popular?

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

Celebrities named Hayden

Hayden Panettiere

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


Hayden Christensen

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


Hayden Tank

Hayden was born in 1992.


Hayden Foxe

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


Past life for Hayden born Mar 28, 2006

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 Southern India approximately on 1000. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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