Cayden - boys name

Cayden name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 85%

Cayden name meaning:

The name Cayden is of Gaelic origin and has multiple meanings. One interpretation of the name is "battle" or "fighter." It is derived from the Gaelic word "cadán," which means "little battle." This suggests that individuals with the name Cayden may possess a strong and determined nature, ready to face challenges head-on. The name Cayden can also be seen as a variation of the name Caden, which has roots in Arabic and means "companion" or "friend." This interpretation emphasizes the potential for individuals with this name to be sociable, supportive, and nurturing.

Furthermore, the name Cayden has gained popularity in recent years, partly due to its modern sound and unique spelling variations like Kaden, Caiden, or Kaiden. This name choice might reflect a desire for parents to give their child a distinctive and contemporary name, yet with a touch of traditional and meaningful origins. Ultimately, the meaning of the name Cayden can vary depending on the interpretation, but it generally conveys strength, resilience, and companionship.


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Overall UK ranking: 719 out of 4789

48 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (353)

Historical popularity of Cayden

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