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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Shayden

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  • A submission from New Zealand says the name Shayden means "Gift of god" and is of English origin.
  • According to a user from Canada, the name Shayden means "You sting like a bee, But you charm and Your born to be pretty or handsome".
  • A submission from Washington, United States says the name Shayden means "Hears me plea gods oath" and is of Irish origin.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1992 7 0 7
1994 8 0 8
1995 16 5 11
1996 10 0 10
1997 12 0 12
1998 23 8 15
1999 15 0 15
2000 40 15 25
2001 49 9 40
2002 51 16 35
2003 59 15 44
2004 62 12 50
2005 77 25 52
2006 59 13 46
2007 82 21 61
2008 85 24 61
2009 60 17 43
2010 67 16 51
2011 68 17 51
2012 52 8 44
2013 42 15 27
2014 37 10 27
2015 29 8 21
2016 32 8 24
2017 22 5 17
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International Interest for Shayden

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Popularity of Shayden as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Shayden

  • How Popular is the name Shayden? Shayden is the 10,161st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Shayden have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,064 babies born with the first name Shayden in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shayden to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shayden? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1992 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Shayden born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shayden was in 2007 with a total of 61 babies.
  • Random Shayden Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shayden ranks 102nd in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 14 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Shayden: Your name in reverse order is Nedyahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Syednah. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Shayden born Jan 9, 1927

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 China approximately on 1225. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).