Hayden

Hayden - A unique male name



  Sep 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Hayden, meaning fire, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1911 on position #602. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Hayden and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Hayden? 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 Hayden. The baby boy name Hayden was given to 3,503 baby boys in 2012, ranking #109 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 468 baby boys were given this name - making this a unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Hayden peaked in popularity 10 years ago in 2007 on position 71.



Famous with this name

Hayden Christensen
Hayden Panettiere
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Hayden is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Hayden is currently topping the baby name charts in Arkansas at position #41 - and is the least popular in New Mexico at position #239.

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 Hayden is where you live.


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Hayden origin and meaning

Hayden is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means fire. To see famous people named Hayden, pop culture references for the name Hayden and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Hayden

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

Haden / Haiden / Haydn / Haydon / Haidyn / Hadyn / Hadden / Haydin / Haydyn / Haddon /

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
2012109
201190
201095
200991
200876
200771
200673
200576
200487
200384
200296
2001117
2000128
1999149
1998160
1997167
1996168
1995171
1994176
1993223
1992246
1991282
1990370
1989657
1988959
1987968
19861216
19851089
19841270
19831196
19821213
19811513
19801328
19791322
19781163
19771761
19761353
19751637
19741946
19731672
19711132
19701204
19691470
19681308
19651628
19631486
19621303
19601508
19591242
19581650
19511625
19501167
19481335
19471416
19461223
19451347
19441355
19431171
19421102
19401548
19381156
19371558
19361124
19351285
1934901
19331594
19321181
19311493
19301120
1929946
19281507
19271366
1926807
1925929
1924881
1923779
1922819
1921832
1920993
1919991
1918868
1917827
1916879
1915772
1914989
19131165
1912741
1911602

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Arkansas41
Mississippi52
Iowa52
West Virginia59
Hawaii63
Kentucky63
Tennessee66
Oklahoma68
Louisiana69
Missouri74
Vermont74
Nebraska80
Oregon81
South Carolina84
Montana84
Indiana84
Alabama84
Virginia87
Ohio88
South Dakota91
North Carolina91
Delaware92
Georgia94
Utah94
Pennsylvania99
North Dakota101
Maine102
New Hampshire103
Alaska109
Minnesota112
Michigan120
Texas121
Kansas123
Arizona131
Colorado131
Wyoming134
Washington138
Idaho140
Florida143
Wisconsin143
Illinois149
Maryland154
Nevada160
Connecticut161
New York195
Massachusetts196
District of Columbia208
New Jersey213
California218
New Mexico239

Even more about Hayden


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 Hayden a common or unique name?

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

What is the number of syllables for the name Hayden?

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
2007
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Hayden
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 468
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1911
2012 births +3,503

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