[ 2 syll. jay-den, ja-yd-en ] The baby boy name Jayden is also used as a girl name, but the use for boys is much more common. Its pronunciation is JHEY-DehN †. Jayden is used predominantly in the English language, and it is derived from Spanish, English-American, and Hebrew origins.
Jayden is a variant of the name Jade (English).
Jayden is also a variant of the name Jaden (English).
Jayden is also a variant of the name Jadon (English).
Jayden is a very popular baby name for boys, and it is also considered trendy. The name's popularity has been increasing since the 1990s; before that, it was of sporadic use only. At the recent height of its usage in 2011, 0.838% of baby boys were given the name Jayden. It ranked at #4 then. In 2012, its usage was 0.797% and its ranking #7, and it was the most popular within all boy names in its group. In 2012, 6 times more boys were named Jayden than the next most popular name, Jaden. In the past century Jayden has mostly been a baby boy name. In 2011, the name Jayden was given to 15 times as many baby boys than girls.
Baby names that sound like Jayden include Jaden, Jaeden, Jaiden, Jaydan, Jaydon, Jadan, Jadin, Jadine, Jadyn, Jadyne, Jaedin, Jaedyn, Jaidan, Jaidin, Jaidon, Jaidyn, Jastin, Jateen, Jatein, and Jatien.
† Pronunciation for Jayden: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"