Aydan - boys name

Aydan name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 80%

Aydan name meaning:

The name Aydan is of Turkish origin and is derived from the Turkish word "aydın," which means "enlightened" or "intelligent." As a name, Aydan carries the connotation of brightness, wisdom, and intellectual strength. It reflects the qualities of a person who is sharp-minded, perceptive, and possesses a quick wit.

Individuals named Aydan are often seen as knowledgeable and analytical thinkers. They have a thirst for knowledge and enjoy intellectual pursuits. Aydan's tend to excel in academic settings and are known for their ability to grasp complex concepts easily. They have a natural curiosity and are always seeking to expand their understanding of the world.

Apart from its Turkish roots, Aydan is also a unisex name used in other cultures, including Irish and Welsh. In these contexts, the meaning of Aydan may vary slightly. In Irish, Aydan is associated with the name Aodhán, meaning "little fire," while in Welsh, it is a variant of the name Aidan, which is derived from the Gaelic word "aodh," meaning "fire." Overall, Aydan is a name that carries positive connotations of intelligence, enlightenment, and a fiery spirit.


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Overall UK ranking: 963 out of 4789

31 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (871)

Historical popularity of Aydan

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