First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Wilden

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Alt. Meaning

W is for willing, to go the extra mile

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

L is for look, the way you look at life.

D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

E is for elegant, born within you.

N is for nifty, how neat!

Notable Persons Named Wilden

Wilden was born in 1973.



Notable Persons With the Last Name Wilden

Gert Wilden is a musical artist.


Rita Wilden is an athlete. Rita was born on October 9th, 1947.


Leo Wilden is a soccer player for the VfL Köln 99, FC Köln, Bayer 04 Leverkusen, and Germany national football team. Leo was born on July 3rd, 1936 in Düren.


Ben was born on April 24th, 1985 in Murray Bridge, South Australia.



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Popularity of Wilden as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wilden U.S.
  White 88.16% 64.26%
  African American 3.38% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 5.31% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.69% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Wilden

People with the last name Wilden are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Wilden

  • How Popular is the name Wilden? As a last name Wilden was the 50,467th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Wilden first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Wilden is Wednesday, May 11th, 1881.
  • How unique is the name Wilden? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Wilden. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Wilden: Your name in reverse order is Nedliw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Dnlewi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wilden? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 414 people with the last name Wilden.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wilden? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Wilden as their last name since less than 1 person in 714k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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