[ 2 syll. kay-den, ka-yd-en ] The baby boy name Kayden is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is KEY-DehN †. Kayden is largely used in the English language, and its origin is Celtic and Arabic.
Kayden is a variant of the name Caden (English).
Kayden is also a variant of the name Kadin (English and Arabic).
Kayden is a popular baby name for boys, and it is also considered trendy. The name's popularity has been rising since the 1990s; before that, it was of very light use only. At the modest peak of its usage in 2012, 0.190% of baby boys were given the name Kayden. It ranked at #99 then. Out of all boy names in its group, Kayden was the most popular in 2012. 43% more boys were named Kayden than the subsequent ranked name, Caden, in that year. In the past century Kayden has mostly been a baby boy name. In 2011, the name Kayden was given to 6 times as many baby boys than girls.
Baby names that sound like Kayden include Kaden, Kaeden, Caden, Caiden, Cayden, Kadan, Kadeem, Kadim, Kadin, Kadon, Kadyn, Kaethan, Kaethen, Kaethon, Kaethun, Kaiden, Kaithan, Kaithen, Kaithon, and Kaithun.
† Pronunciation for Kayden: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"