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173k
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since 1880
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105
in the U.S.
in 2010

Aiden

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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

Fun Facts about the name Aiden

  • How many people with the first name Aiden have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 173,193 babies born with the first name Aiden in the United States. That's more than enough people named Aiden to occupy the country of Sao Tome and Principe with an estimated population of 172,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Aiden? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Aiden first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Aiden is Sunday, November 11th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Aiden born? The highest recorded use of the first name Aiden was in 2009 with a total of 16,010 babies. That's a lot of babies named Aiden!
  • Random Aiden Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Aiden ranks 7th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Vermont. Imagine that, 31 babies in Vermont have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Aiden: Your name in reverse order is Nedia. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eidan. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Aiden? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 105 people with the last name Aiden.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Aiden? Aiden is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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Popularity of Aiden as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Aiden U.S.
  White 53.33% 64.26%
  African American 32.38% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.62% 16.26%

Of Last Name Aiden

People with the last name Aiden are most frequently White or African American

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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.

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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.

  1. A male given name, a spelling variant of Aidan.
  2. A female given name

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

What does the name Aiden mean?

Ais for activities, for you have many.

Iis for important, the search for all parts of life that are

Dis for discreet, you can keep a secret.

Eis for elate, you make others happy.

Nis for name, a pleasant one indeed.

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