Boy Baby Name

Jaden

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Quick Facts on Jaden

  • Gender:
  • Boy
  • Origin:
  • American
  • Number of syllables:
  • 2
  • Ranking popularity:
  • 141
Pronunciation:
JAY-den
Simple meaning:
No meaning

Characteristics of Jaden

  • Mystical
  • Wise
  • Eccentric
  • Intuitive
  • Imaginative
  • Philosophical
  • Solitary

Etymology & Historical Origin - Jaden

The name Jaden (like Jayden) is a modern American invention that was essentially made-up sometime in the 1990’s. As such, there is no specific meaning. It was probably a combination of the name “jay” (which is short for any given name starting with the letter J) along with the popular “-den” suffix (think Aiden, Braden, Hayden and Kaden).

Popularity of the Name Jaden

Jaden and Jayden showed up on the U.S. male naming charts for the first time in the same year: 1994. In that year, Jaden was actually the preferred spelling over Jayden. In fact, the Jayden spelling did not surpass the popularity of Jaden until 2003. While Jayden has soared up the popularity charts in the past few years, Jaden hasn’t been able to keep up by comparison. Barely a Top 100 favorite baby boy’s name, Jaden is on the brink of losing its coveted position. Both Jayden and Jaden – and all of their brethren – are squarely in the category of “trendy” names. One clear indicator of “trendy” is when a name starts to get repurposed through an excessive amount of spelling variations. Jaiden, Jaydon, Jaeden, Jadyn, Jaydin, Jaidyn, Jaydan, blah, blah, blah. It’s obnoxious at worst and confusing at best. Regardless of this small irritant, the name’s attraction for many American parents cannot be denied (as evidenced by its ϋber-popularity), even if kindergarten teachers across the country struggle to keep up with the spelling variations.
Popularity of the Boy Name Jaden
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Cultural References to the Baby Name - Jaden

  • Literary Characters of the baby name Jaden

    Literary Characters of the Baby Name Jaden

    Jaden We cannot find any significant literary characters by the name of Jaden.

  • Popular Songs on Jaden

    Popular Songs on Jaden

    Jaden's Interlude - a song by Will Smith

  • Children's Books on the Baby Name Jaden

    Children's Books on the Baby Name Jaden

    Jaden's Secret: Reader (Tracey West) - When new rare cards come to Duel Academy, Chazz & Dr. Crowler are determined to keep them away from Jaden. But, as usual, Jaden has a few tricks--and some serious dueling talent--up his sleeve. Recommended for ages 4-8.

  • Famous People Named Jaden

    Famous People Named Jaden

    Famous People Named Jaden - Jaden Smith (actor)

  • Children of Famous People Named Jaden

    Children of Famous People Named Jaden

    Famous People who Named their Child Jaden - Andre Agassi (tennis player); Christian Slater (actor); David Boreanaz (actor); Jada Pinkett Smith (actress); Steffi Graf (tennis player); Will Smith (actor)

  • Historic Figures

    Jaden - Boy Baby Name - Historic Figures

    Jaden - We cannot find any historical figures of significance by the name of Jaden.

Personality of the Boy Name Jaden

The number Seven personality is deeply mystical and highly in tune with their spirituality. They operate on a different wavelength than the average joe. Spending time alone comes easily to Sevens, as it gives them time to contemplate philosophical, religious and spiritual ideas in an effort to find "real truth".  Sevens are wise, but often exude mystery as if they are tapped into something the rest of us don't understand. They love the outdoors and are fed by nature. Sevens are constantly seeking to understand human nature, our place in the universe, and the mystery of life in general. This makes them quite artistic and poetic, but they are also keen observers with high intellect - so they are equally scientific-minded. Sevens are charitable and care deeply about the human condition.

Variations of the Baby Name - Jaden

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