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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Iden

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  • A user from Rwanda says the name Iden means "Gift of God".
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International Interest
  1. A village in southeastern England.
  2. A municipality in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.

Iden was also found in the following language(s): Tok Pisin

Notable Persons With the Last Name Iden

Geoff was given the name Geoffrey Lionel Iden on October 8th, 1914 in Stepney. He left this life in 1991.


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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Iden as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Iden U.S.
  White 96.37% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.17% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.55% 16.26%

Of Last Name Iden

People with the last name Iden are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Iden

  • How Popular is the name Iden? Iden is the 20,259th most popular name of all time. As a last name Iden was the 30,303rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Iden have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 344 babies born with the first name Iden in the United States. That's more than enough people named Iden to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Iden? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Iden first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Iden is Sunday, February 23rd, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Iden born? The highest recorded use of the first name Iden was in 2014 with a total of 42 babies.
  • Random Iden Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Iden is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Iden: Your name in reverse order is Nedi. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Edni. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Iden? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 772 people with the last name Iden.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Iden? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Iden as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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