[ 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 rather 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 2018, 0.110% of baby boys were named Zayden. Its ranking then was #186. Out of all boy names in its group, Zayden was the most popular in 2018. Zayden was more frequently used than the 2nd most popular name, Aidan, by 37% in that year.
† 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)"