Brayden - Meaning of Brayden
[ 2 syll. bray-den, br-ayd-en ] The baby boy name Brayden is also used as a girl name, but it is much more common for boys. Its pronunciation is BREY-DehN †. Brayden is used predominantly in the English language and its origin is Celtic. Brayden is a variant spelling of the name Braden (English and Irish).
See also the related form, Braylen (English).
Brayden is popular as a baby name for boys. The name's popularity has been increasing since the 1990s; before that, it was of very light use only. At the modest height of its usage in 2011, 0.445% of baby boys were given the name Brayden. Its ranking then was #37. In 2018, its usage was 0.227% and its ranking #84, and it was the most popular within all boy names in its group. In 2018, Brayden was used 7 times more than the next ranked name, Braylen. Brayden has predominantly been a baby boy name in the past century.
Baby names that sound like Brayden include Braden, Bradyn, Braedan, Braeden, Braiden, Barden, Bardene, Bardin, Bardon, Bardyn, Bartin, Bartome, Barton, Bartyn, Berdin, Bertan, Bertin, Berton, Bertwin, and Bertyn.
† Pronunciation for Brayden: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"