in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Arabic
  • #1101 All Time
  • #90 in 2014
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How popular is the name "Kayden" in the U.S.?

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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
20124,3514973,854#97 boy name
20134,7683574,411#93 boy name
20145,0823914,691#90 boy name

Want to know about the populiarty of Kayden? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 40,325 babies born with the name Kayden in the United States. That's more than enough Kaydens to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1989 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kayden" was in 2014 with a total of 4,691 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kaydens)

According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kayden" ranks #93 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Vermont. Imagine that, 8 babies in Vermont have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of 3,918 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 Kayden popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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


Origin and Meaning of Kayden

The name "Kayden" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Variation of Kadin, Friend, Companion". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

A is for able, for you surely are.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Nedyak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Kndeay". 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 Kayden born Jun 8, 2014

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 New Guinea approximately on 1825. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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