[ 2 syll. zay-den, za-yd-en ] The baby boy name Zayden is pronounced as ZEY-DihN †. Zayden is mainly used in English, and its language of origin is Celtic, Arabic, and English-American. This is a modern invention, modelled in the same fashion as Jayden.
In addition, Zayden is a variant form of the English, Gaelic, Irish, and Scottish name Aidan in the English language.
Zayden is also a variant form of the Arabic name Zayd.
Variant forms share the origin and meaning of the name Zayden.
See also the related form, the English and Indian Jay.
Zayden is popular as a baby name for boys, and it is also perceived to be trendy. The name has been rising in popularity since the 2000s; prior to that, it was of sporadic use only. At the modest peak of its usage in 2014, 0.109% of baby boys were named Zayden. Its ranking then was #188. In 2015, its usage was 0.104% and its ranking #193, and it was the 2nd most popular after Aidan, out of all boy names in its group. In 2015, it was 5.837% more frequently used than Zayden.
† Pronunciation for Zayden: Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"