Arden

Arden - A very unique female name



  Jul 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Arden, meaning valley of the eagle, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1928 on position #1390. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Arden and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Arden? 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 Arden. The baby girl name Arden was given to 156 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1178 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 9,059 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Arden peaked in popularity 89 years ago in 1930 on position 707.



Famous with this name

Eve Arden
Mark Arden
Arden Belle


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Arden is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Arden is currently topping the baby name charts in Massachusetts at position #507 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,501.

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 Arden is where you live.


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Arden origin and meaning

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

Similar to Arden

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

Ariadna / Ariadne / Artemisa / Artemis / Ariatna / Ardyn / Ardene /

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
20121178
20111390
20101281
20091404
20081145
20071400
20061487
20051325
20041363
20031370
20021311
20011605
20001677
19991839
19981612
19971834
19962153
19951840
19942173
19932149
19924192
19853360
19742667
19612324
19582170
19571998
19531699
19501603
19491881
19481894
19461796
19411622
19401548
19391381
19381551
19371022
19361198
19351205
19341083
19331205
19321008
19311221
1930707
1929950
19281390

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Massachusetts507
Missouri730
Ohio737
Indiana793
North Carolina822
Georgia887
Pennsylvania909
New York925
Florida944
New Jersey1010
Virginia1021
Michigan1081
Illinois1322
Texas1344
California1501

Even more about Arden


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 Arden a common or unique name?

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

What is the number of syllables for the name Arden?

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
1930
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Arden
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 9,059
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1928
2012 births +156

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