Aiden

Aiden - A popular male name



  Dec 10,2018      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Aiden, meaning little and fiery, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1990 on position #2985. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Aiden and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Aiden? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Aiden. The baby boy name Aiden was given to 14,779 baby boys in 2012, ranking #10 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 111 baby boys were given this name - making this a popular male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Aiden peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2010 on position 9.



Famous with this name

Aiden Longworth
Aiden Lovekamp
Aiden Flowers


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Aiden is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Aiden is currently topping the baby name charts in Oklahoma at position #5 - and is the least popular in Massachusetts at position #30.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Aiden is where you live.


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  • BabyNameScience.com - Baby Name ExpertA few moments ago
    Looking for a popular and unique name? Just because Aiden is a popular baby name it doesn't mean that every other kid on the block will have the same name. In fact, assuming that little Aiden goes to a school with 500 kids there will actually be less than 2 other boys in that school with the same name. Unique and popular!

Aiden origin and meaning

Aiden is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means little and fiery. To see famous people named Aiden, pop culture references for the name Aiden and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Aiden

We've found the following names that sound similar to Aiden, sorted by popularity.

Adam / Aidan / Ayden / Adan / Aden / Aydan / Aaden / Aydin / Aidyn / Aedan /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
201210
20119
20109
200912
200816
200727
200632
200550
200460
200373
2002135
2001217
2000322
1999474
1998547
1997635
1996831
19951003
19941256
19932124
19922500
19912745
19902985

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Oklahoma5
Mississippi6
Alabama7
West Virginia7
Arkansas8
Missouri8
Texas8
Louisiana9
South Carolina9
Arizona10
Florida10
Georgia10
Vermont10
New Mexico10
Kentucky10
Nevada10
Maryland11
Michigan11
Tennessee11
North Carolina11
California12
Virginia12
Illinois12
New York13
Ohio13
Colorado13
Pennsylvania14
Hawaii14
North Dakota14
Idaho14
Washington14
Kansas15
Iowa16
New Jersey16
Delaware17
Nebraska17
Indiana18
Maine19
Connecticut19
Wisconsin20
Montana21
Wyoming22
District of Columbia22
Rhode Island23
Utah23
Minnesota24
New Hampshire24
South Dakota26
Alaska26
Oregon27
Massachusetts30

Even more about Aiden


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Aiden a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a popular male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Aiden?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2010
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Aiden
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 111
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1990
2012 births +14,779

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