Jayden

Jayden - A popular male name



  Dec 10,2018      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jayden, meaning thankful, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1990 on position #2629. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jayden and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jayden? 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 Jayden. The baby boy name Jayden was given to 16,013 baby boys in 2012, ranking #7 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 102 baby boys were given this name - making this a popular male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jayden peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2010 on position 4.



Famous with this name

Jayden Fowora-Knight
Jayden Yuan Xiaochao
Jayden Lugg


How would you rate Jayden, 1-5?

Rating: 4/5 (19 people)


Jayden is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jayden is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #1 - and is the least popular in Montana at position #91.

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 Jayden 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 Jayden 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 Jayden 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!

Jayden origin and meaning

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

Similar to Jayden

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

Justin / Jaden / Jaiden / Jadon / Jaydon / Jaeden / Justyn / Jadyn / Justen / Jaydin /

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
20127
20114
20104
20098
200811
200718
200649
200554
200462
200375
2002101
2001139
2000194
1999254
1998393
1997532
1996608
1995701
1994914
19931360
19922361
19911932
19902629

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida1
Louisiana2
California2
Texas2
New York3
New Jersey4
New Mexico4
Nevada4
South Carolina5
Mississippi5
Georgia5
Connecticut6
North Carolina6
Illinois9
Alabama9
Arkansas9
Hawaii10
Arizona12
Pennsylvania13
Delaware13
Rhode Island14
Virginia15
Tennessee15
Kentucky16
Colorado16
Washington21
Indiana23
Maryland24
Michigan24
Idaho25
West Virginia25
Massachusetts27
Ohio27
Alaska28
Oregon28
Oklahoma29
Wisconsin32
Nebraska34
District of Columbia34
Kansas38
Vermont39
Iowa42
Utah42
Missouri45
Minnesota47
Maine59
New Hampshire62
North Dakota65
South Dakota76
Wyoming84
Montana91

Even more about Jayden


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 Jayden 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 Jayden?

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 Jayden
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 102
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1990
2012 births +16,013

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