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234
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Brayden

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How popular is the baby name Brayden in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1970 6 0 6
1975 8 0 8
1976 8 0 8
1977 8 0 8
1978 11 0 11
1979 10 0 10
1980 13 0 13
1981 8 0 8
1982 16 0 16
1983 12 0 12
1984 15 0 15
1985 28 0 28
1986 43 0 43
1987 39 0 39
1988 60 0 60
1989 82 0 82
1990 103 0 103
1991 142 0 142
1992 173 0 173
1993 258 8 250
1994 326 16 310
1995 463 13 450
1996 628 24 604
1997 747 23 724
1998 1,047 32 1,015
1999 1,563 40 1,523
2000 1,808 48 1,760
2001 2,182 55 2,127
2002 2,862 54 2,808
2003 3,733 61 3,672
2004 4,144 79 4,065
2005 5,565 58 5,507 #80 boy name
2006 6,214 61 6,153 #79 boy name
2007 7,285 66 7,219 #64 boy name
2008 8,487 58 8,429 #51 boy name
2009 8,646 56 8,590 #48 boy name
2010 9,147 46 9,101 #40 boy name
2011 9,044 42 9,002 #37 boy name
2012 8,517 25 8,492 #39 boy name
2013 7,460 38 7,422 #48 boy name
2014 6,584 24 6,560 #62 boy name
2015 6,235 15 6,220 #61 boy name

Fun Facts about the name Brayden

  • How many people with the first name Brayden have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 103,730 babies born with the first name Brayden in the United States. That's more than enough people named Brayden to occupy the country of Tonga with an estimated population of 103,036 (as of November 30, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Brayden? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Brayden first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Brayden is Friday, September 4th, 1914.
  • What year had the most people named Brayden born? The highest recorded use of the first name Brayden was in 2010 with a total of 9,101 babies. That's a lot of babies named Brayden!
  • Random Brayden Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Brayden ranks 61st in popularity as a baby boy's name in Montana. Imagine that, 21 babies in Montana have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Brayden: Your name in reverse order is Nedyarb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Byedran. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Brayden? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 234 people with the last name Brayden.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Brayden? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Brayden as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Brayden U.S.
  White 91.88% 64.26%
  African American 4.27% 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 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Brayden

People with the last name Brayden are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Brayden

The name "Brayden" is of American origin, and it means "Son of Bradan". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

  1. A male given name of modern usage, a spelling variant of Braden.

Notable Persons With the Name Brayden

Brayden Schenn

Brayden Schenn is a hockey player for the Philadelphia Flyers in the National Hockey League. His ongoing career started in 2009. Brayden was born on August 22nd, 1991 in Saskatoon.

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Brayden Holt

Brayden Holt is an important somebody.

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Brayden Point

Brayden Point is a hockey player for the Tampa Bay Lightning in the National Hockey League. He has had major accomplishments since 2015. Brayden was born on March 13th, 1996 in Calgary. Brayden is also known as Point and Josh.

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Brayden McNabb

Brayden McNabb is a hockey player for the Los Angeles Kings in the National Hockey League. He was most prominent from 2011 to present. Brayden was born on January 21st, 1991 in Davidson, Saskatchewan.

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Brayden Wiliame

Brayden Wiliame is a leading human.

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Brayden Maynard

Brayden Maynard is an important person. Brayden was born on September 20th, 1996.

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  • Brayden Irwin
    (hockey player)
  • Bray
    (singer-songwriter)
  • Brayden Pierce
    (actor)
  • Brayden Olson
    (ceo)

What does the name Brayden mean?

Bis for busy, your never idle life.

Ris for rewards, from your hard work

Ais for accountable, someone to be counted on

Yis for yearn, your innermost desires.

Dis for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

Eis for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

Nis for nurturing, the care you provide to all

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