Quick Facts on Kayden
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Battler, fighter; or earth, ground
Characteristics of Kayden
Etymology & Historical Origin - Kayden
Kayden is a made-up Americanized spelling of the Gaelic name Caden which originated as a surname, Mac Cadáin (meaning son of Cadáin). The Gaelic word “cadáin” possibly means ‘battler, fighter’ but the etymology is up for debate. It’s also thought the name is derived from Adam, the first man, which would give the meaning ‘ground, earth.’ The MacCadáin clan was responsible for maintaining and managing the church land in their Scottish localities, a position they held from late medieval times into the early modern era (which would lend the name nicely toward Adam’s meaning; i.e., taking care of the church ‘ground’). The spelling variant Kayden has barely been in existence for 10 years and less than 17,000 American males can claim the name today.
Popularity of the Name Kayden
Kayden is a spelling more popular for little boys than for girls. Parents of girls like to dress up this name with more girly spellings like Caiden, Kadyn or Kaeden. All of these names are essentially pronounced exactly the same way, so we don’t get it. Although we have to say: Kayden is one of the more phonetically accurate renderings of this highly abused name. Technically speaking, Caden is probably the most traditional and familiar of all the spellings. Each variation of this name is likely to cause spelling confusion and frustration for your child later in life (having to constantly confirm and correct the spelling of her name). Something to consider…
Popularity of the Girl Name Kayden
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Cultural References to the Baby Name - Kayden
Literary Characters of the Baby Name Kayden
Kayden We cannot find any significant literary characters with the first name Kayden.
Popular Songs on Kayden
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Children's Books on the Baby Name Kayden
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Famous People Named Kayden
Famous People Named Kayden - We cannot find any celebrities of significantly famous people with the first name Kayden.
Children of Famous People Named Kayden
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Kayden - Girl Baby Name - Historic Figures
Kayden - We cannot find any historically significant people with the first name Kayden.
Personality of the Girl Name Kayden
Romance is the hallmark of the Six personality. They exude nurturing, loving, and caring energy. Sixes are in love with the idea of love in its idealized form - and with their magnetic personalities, they easily draw people toward them. Like the number Two personality, they seek balance and harmony in their life and the world at large. They are conscientious and service-oriented, and a champion for the underdog. These personalities naturally attract money and are usually surrounded by lovely material objects - but their human relationships are always primary. They thrive in giving back to others rather than being motivated by their own desires. This is when they achieve great things. Sixes are natural teachers, ministers and counselors.
Variations of the Baby Name - Kayden