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  • Records indicate that 43,589 boys in the United States have been named Ayden since 1880.

  • The greatest number of people were given this name in 2012, when 6,181 people in the U.S. were given the name Ayden. Those people are now 6 years old.

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      101 Positive Comments

  • "Hello, my name is ayden james and i am 26 years old. i found a variation of my name ADAN at number 569 on the list in 1985 but no AYDEN or even AIDEN in the top 1,000. if my mother was alive to see it in the top 10 for nearly a decade, she wouldn't believe it. it was unique at a point in time, a bit butchered these days though." Oct. 13, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my son born couple of days back, named him Ayden cute boy" Apr. 8, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "I'm having a baby boy in April, and I'm naming him Ayden Christopher. I completely fell in love with the name." Jan. 17, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "We named out Son Ayden Timothy in 2005. I love Aiden and my husband liked the name but not the spelling and decided on Ayden. I was just happy with his name being Ayden no matter the spelling. I always think of Aiden Quinn and if I had another son his name would be Quinn" Dec. 14, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "I was christened Ayden in 1969. I am well used to people spelling it incorrectly - however it remains a talking point in its originality." Jul. 17, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "my son,ayden,is 15 years old and i love this name. i thought i was being unique with the spelling. guess not. lol. love it anyway." Jun. 23, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "I am planning to name my son Ayden Joseph, sounds so perfect." May. 21, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "i am 16 weeks pregnate and my fiance,2 1/2yr old daughter and i are all hoping for a baby boy, its 2 days till we find out and we want to name him ayden for many reasons, one i live the name, two my fiance had a friend named ayden that he cant see anymore, and well my daughter just wants a brother "little brother, no sisters, and if i like this little brother, maybe another one.." she says.. plus it means fire and his daddy has a temper, it runs in his family" Mar. 2, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "When i found out i was pregnant with a boy , i wanted a unique name so i thought of Aden, but my son's father said let us spell it Ayden and so we did. I love the name and the bright bold spirit my son applies." Jan. 22, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son's name is ayden marcel, and i love it! It sounds perfect! He is a wonderful child with a wonderful name. A lot of people pronounce the name wrong, but that makes it more uniek. Even dough the meaning of the name is "fire" it sounds very peaceful!" Jan. 9, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my baby brother Ayden William ... (fathers name is william) I got the idea from a very good-natured friend named "Aiedan" ... My mother likes the different spelling :) My latino family tries to say it in spanish... it sounds like " Ay-theng" LOL he's now 5 and a total ham!" Dec. 23, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "my son was born september 4,2009 I love his name Ayden Henry ... hes the sweetest his name compelments him well" Oct. 24, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my son Ayden Anthony in 1983...think I was ahead of my time. Cheers to all you Mothers who have done the same! It's a wonderful variation and aesthetically reads better for me." Oct. 23, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "iam 15 and my names natasha iam pregnat and i want to name my baby ayden... i love you josh." Oct. 21, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son was born 8/27/08 and we named him Ayden julien...LOVE IT :)" Oct. 4, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My sons name is Ayden Joel and everbody loves it! He was born June 8, 2009" Sep. 20, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My sons name is Ayden. Born 31 August 2008, Durban South Africa." Aug. 20, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son was born in 2003 and I also was a fan of the show sex and the city. I had always liked the name but didn't really like the other versions (Aidan reminded me of a bandaid) so when I saw Ayden in the local paper under the births section just before his birth my mind was made up and like the meaning he has a definite fiery personality." Jul. 10, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "my names ayden lynn and i was born in 1996. people say its a guy name but i'v met 4 peole named aiden and their all girls{not including me as i am a girl too} all the aidens i'v met are atleast 4 years younger then me. i love my name and totaly recomend it to girls not just guys!" Jun. 22, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "I want to name my baby Ayden. I thought I was being clever by changing the "I" to a "Y". Guess I'm not the only thinker." Jun. 4, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son's name is Ayden john. he was born in 2004. And along with many other people on this site.. his name is very often spelled wrong. Aiden Aidan... When we had named him we hadn't ever heard the name. Now its everywhere. He truly lives up to the meaning of his name though.... Fiery." May. 15, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son's name is Ayden Michael, and we are an Irish/Scottish family, it doesn't ruin the name by the spelling. My son is the only one in this area with his spelling. Makes me laugh when people spell it wrong." Apr. 9, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "my brother born on 12/31/09 (formally known as New Year's Day) his name is AYDEN and we all love it. my mom was gonna pick Hayden an my(stepdad)dad's kids-all 4 of them- their names start with an a so they comprimised...and personally ilove it but my name(dakarai) is wierd too,so its expected!" Mar. 29, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "how you pronounce it is like a e d en but spell ayden it is latin for fire ball" Mar. 17, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is ayden james, and i am 24 years of age. i am fairly dissapointed that my name became so popular. i read people saying that it is so unique, well not so much anymore... never the less, i thank my mom." Feb. 27, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my 18 month old AYDEN and it's my favorite name. I changed the spelling because I didn't want to use the popular spelling. But now that I know it was the number 1 name for little boys in 2008, I'm a little upset:( BUT OHWELL. AYDEN fits my child and I love it." Feb. 13, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Re comment made on Jan 10, everyone is entitled to change the spelling of names and name their child as they choose. It does not mean that anyone has ruined the irish name! Don't be so harsh and judge people in that manner. My son is named Ayden and I love the name, he's proud as punch that he's the only Ayden in his class where there are many "Davids" "Adams" etc, children with more common names. It makes him feel special." Feb. 9, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "hay my son is 6 now and i love the name ayden so does he ive never met another ayden tho!!go all the mums and dad that called there kid ayden.xx" Nov. 23, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "Hi my name Is ayden and everyone spells it aiden. in my life I have never met another boy my age named Ayden" Nov. 7, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My daughter was born in 1995 and I wanted a unique name for her. We loved the name but wanted also a different spelling so we chose Ayden figuring the 'y' would give it a more feminine feel. I love this name for a girl" Oct. 22, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "Today was the first time I've googled the name Ayden. Ten or so years ago while engaged to my now wife, she said she'd like to name a boy Aiden as she has liked that name. Well, married and four years later we found out we were having a girl. So, I suggested we change the spelling to A-Y-D-E-N to make it more feminine. We'd never seen it spelled that way, and have yet to meet any other person that uses that spelling. We had also never looked up any baby names and had NO idea how popular it had become. But I couldn't picture her with any other name (or spelling)...and the "fire" definition fits!!" Oct. 22, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son's name is Ayden Michael, he's now 4 years old. Of all the baby names I went through, when I saw "Aiden" I knew that was it!! Nice ring to it... beautiful name. But my name is spelled Sylvia, so I had to change it to Ayden. Ayden Michael sure is firey and handsome!" Oct. 22, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "To the couple expecting their little Ayden on 1/31/2009, my AYDEN was born 1/31/2007! It is a great name although it took a minute for my Spanish-speaking family to have it roll off their tongues...Best of luck and congratulations-he'll love his name. My son can pronounce it since he was about 11 months or so- another thumbs up for AYDEN!!!" Oct. 16, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "my son's name is Ayden Robert and he's almost 3..I found quite a few people who've named their son that. My husband is Irish that's why we chosen that name" Oct. 9, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "my sons name is ayden, and i ilove it because people are always spelling it wrong and when i tell them the right way there like "thats different" and i love being different! haha. and just to let people know (if you didnt already know) the name ayden means little fire in the gaelic origin :)" Oct. 2, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Ayden, I'm 13yrs old. I'd much rather the spelling "Ayden" than "Aiden" anyday. All the Ayden's I have met spell their names "Aiden". It annoys me :p" Sep. 21, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love the name Ayden all of my kids names have a "y" in it, so i wanted to keep the tradition going with Ayden, plus we are having twins and want the girls name to be aryanna." Sep. 20, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My 5 year old daughter is Ayden and we love it. We haven't met any other girls with the name - or any males with the spelling this way." Sep. 15, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My Middle name is Ayden. Heath Ayden, sad thing is my initals spell HAM" Sep. 11, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I just had a son on August 19th Ayden is the name we pick. It rocks" Sep. 10, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "WOW!!! Our son was born on feb 2 2008 and we named him Ayden as well, we loved the spelling, but we were shocked that so many people have used the same spelling, awesome! It is a great name that the ladies will love later in life. hahaha" Aug. 24, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son, almost 5 is Ayden Rodger. My husband and I loved the name Aiden or Aidan, but not that spelling. We knew someone with a son called Aydan and liked the spelling with the 'y' but not the 'a', so we put a 'e' instead, as most times people pronounce the name 'Ayden' not 'Aydan'." Aug. 20, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "ayden was the first name me and my boyfriend agreed on naming our son its a cute name and i love how its spelled.. his name is ayden hardy.. the middle name is a traditon.. :)" Aug. 17, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son's name is Ayden... He is 5 1/2 months old. I knew his name the minute i knew he was a boy! I couldn't stand the spelling of the 'Aidan", but loved the name Ayden with that spelling.... AYDEN RULES!! lol." Aug. 7, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I want to name my next son Ayden..I too love the spelling" Jul. 29, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I am 30 weeks along and expecting a girl who will be named Ayden Elizabeth. There was a male actor named Aidan and I thought i would be unique and change the spelling to be fitting for a female only to learn that it alreayd existed by majority of males. In any event, I love the name and so does everyone else so I am sticking with it. I hope my little angel loves it just as much." Jul. 24, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son is due September 14, 2008 and we are naming him Ayden Patrick" Jul. 17, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son was going to be named Corbin until a month before he was born I decided I wanted to name him Aidan....but I couldn't stand the spelling. With my name being Kimberlyn, it's a little unique, I had to spell it Ayden. So Ayden Wesley it was! He is 3 now and definatly a little firey one!" Jul. 9, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Ayden. It's flat out Ayden folks =p. I was born before the name became popular as well. Personally love the name, of course." Jul. 5, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My first son is due October 25th 2008 and we're naming him Ayden Matthew. =]" Jul. 5, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I am a first time mom and as soon as my husband and I found out we were having a boy I knew I wanted to name him Ayden Christopher. He is now 5 weeks and he is such a joy." Jun. 25, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I want to name our second son (due November 2008) Ayden Joseph. I haven't ran it by my husband yet, as I want him to go through the baby name book also. So far, it's the only boy name I like, and I think the spelling is very unique." Jun. 24, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My sons name is Ayden Anthony and I love the name, I came across it in the baby name book and fell in love with it when I was 3 mos along. We didn't settle on it until he came into this world, ,but it suits him perfectly :)" Jun. 21, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My husband and I named our son Ayden Keevan Fernandez. He was born 3rd may 07. We simply fell in love with his name the moment we came across it." Jun. 20, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "We are planning on naming our little boy "Ayden Johnathan". I am 36 weeks along & we can't wait to meet him! It means "fiery one" and "handsome". We noticed recently watching "Jon & Kate plus 8" their youngest boy is named "Aaden"." Jun. 3, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "People spell Ayden wrong a lot. At least, they get the way it's spelled for me wrong, and I got a boy's name :3 Imma girl who got named Ayden. I love them name, but when people heard it they mistake me for a boy. I met a boy named Hayden though. Our teachers though I was Hayden and he was Ayden. I guess they think I look like a Hayden." May. 27, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "If i have a boy i want to name him Ayden. but im not so sure on the middle name. I love how Ayden is spelled. its different than Aiden and Aidan. I love it alot!" May. 1, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My husband and I were looking through a book of 1,500 names and came across Ayden. We both like the name alot" Apr. 26, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My husband and I are thinking that if we have a boy, we will name him Ayden. My husband loved the name Hayden and I love the name Aiden so we combined them and are going to use Ayden :) A great name! We also like it because it's typically an Irish name and our Irish history is very sentimental to us (Husband is half irish and I lived in Ireland myself)" Mar. 28, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "Our Ayden Christopher was born in 2002, his older brothers 16 and 18 said it had to be a cool name so that's why we picked it!He is definitely a little fiery one!He is awesome!" Mar. 17, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "This is my four year old son's name. His name is Ayden William and we really love it. It's meaning really fits him." Feb. 17, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son Ayden is a little over 2 now.. I love the name Ayden- I got the idea from an actor named aiden quinn in the movie " this is my father" . I just spell it a little different- now I seem to find that a lot of people have also chosen the name as well.." Feb. 15, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "Our first grandchild was born on February 4, 2008 in North Carolina and named Ayden. I heard of an actor named Aiden, but really had not paid attention until we learned that it was the name chosen by my son and his wife for their child, if they had a boy. Well, we thought it was a southern name, since we are from Maryland and did not hear the name often. But now we learned that it is a very popular name for boys nationally. We're blessed with our new healthy grandchild named Ayden." Feb. 7, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "The name Ayden is my sons name! I loved this name!People do often spell it incorrectly but it okay.When I named my son this I didnt know one person who had the name and after the birth of my son in 2006 have meet many." Jan. 30, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love then name Ayden If i have a boy that will be his name" Jan. 23, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my son Ayden and nobody has ever had a problem pronouncing it. Spelling it is a different story as there are many ways it can be spelled," Dec. 11, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Ayden James, so I found it odd that someone else here is naming their child the exact same name as me! lol I didn't really expect any females to be called Ayden, however. btw. my sister's name is Bookcase, so I'm more unique :P" Nov. 17, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my son Ayden Joseph. He was born in june of 07.We love the mame for a boy and i think it fits him to a T." Sep. 30, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I saved my little brother from being named RENO. Yeah, you read that right... Reno. My dad and step-mom weren't thinking straight apparently, but I gave up the name I would have named my own son (if I had one) to him and to save him embarrassment as he got older. He's now 3 years old, and suits that name perfectly. There is always the confusion for people to say it right, and also spelling it. Great name though." Sep. 20, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "my Girlfriends daughters name is Ayden and i always spell it wrong" Sep. 13, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son's name is Ayden William. He was born in 2003. This name or some form of it seems to be betting very popular. He often gets called Hayden or Jayden, but he happily corrects people." Aug. 22, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my daughter Ayden Elizabeth in November of 2006 I am soglad to hear thatthere is another little girl out there with that name. I had a woman say you named her Ayden? Thats a boy's name. I said Oh Well I liked it better for a girl!" Jul. 26, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my daughter Ayden Kelley in 2006. Everyone thinks her name is either Hayden or Ada. I hope one day she will proud of her unique, meaningful name." Jul. 25, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my daughter Ayden Grace in 2004. People usually don't understand what I am saying when I first say it, so I always end up spelling it." Jul. 20, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My DAUGHTER is also named Ayden (Ayden Elyse). In print, people always assume she's a he, but most have commented on its uniqueness for a little girl. We love it!" Jun. 5, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My daughter's name is Ayden Elisabeth and it fits her perfect. We love her and her name." May. 26, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My 10 month old sons name it Ayden and i absoultely love that name and that is why we chose that name and that name fits him just perfect he is so loveable i just can squeeze him up all the time. we name our little prince Ayden Timothy. I love the spelling i dont like Aidan i think it is just to plain i like it with the y spelling. it is very pretty." May. 1, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son is Ayden and we love it :) I am always told that it is spelled incorrectly though and I am trying to hard to be different..." Apr. 26, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son is 10 months and his name is Ayden( born in June 2006) , im originaly from Poland and my parnter is scottish south-african , we live in UK and yet we have chosen Irish name for our first born , we absolutely love it!!" Apr. 24, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My three year old son is Ayden. I thought it was interesting and unique. Ayden was born January of 2004 and by the end of the year it had raised to one of the top five names of the year. Go figure. :)" Mar. 26, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I'm a mother-to-be and plan on naming my first son Ayden. It feels like the perfect name for my little man." Mar. 14, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My daughter is 6 and her name is Ayden Belicia. While we knew it was more common for a boy (especially in Ireland) we fell in love with the name. I love her!" Mar. 9, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Ayden Labbett I am a 22 year old Technical PC Specialist from Nottingham in the UK, I have always thought my name was very original but hey ho! the world pulls another shocker again, not only are there other lads called Ayden but girls too and to be fair I bet if you are a girl and called Ayden your stunnin only the best people get the name Ayden ;)" Mar. 6, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Ayden Labbett I am a 22 year old Technical PC Specialist from Nottingham in the UK, I have always thought my name was very original but hey ho! the world pulls another shocker again, not only are there other lads called Ayden but girls too and to be fair I bet if you are a girl and called Ayden your stunnin only the best people get the name Ayden ;)" Mar. 6, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I have a five year old Ayden, he's a great kid and I loved this name when I saw it six years ago, it fits him perfect. He's the youngest of three boys, Liam and Kieran so Ayden just seem to be the perfect fit for his two brothers. The funny thing is that his Irish aunts and uncles always spell it Aiden when they send cards, which does bother me since through communications I put the Ayden spelling. I'm starting to think that maybe Ayden is an old English spelling, what do you think?" Feb. 23, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is actually Ayden, and I'm a girl! I love it for a girl, cause its so origional! awesome name!!" Feb. 4, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my son ayden after Sarah Jessica Parkers boyfriend on "Sex in the City" I loved the actor on "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" And I love it even more now that it is my sons name. He is 2 and when he was born it was the most popular name that year. Although I did not know it at the time of his birth!" Feb. 3, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • ""Sweet!" Im a mother to be and wanting to name him Ayden Matthew as well, its something something about the name that fills right ...." Feb. 1, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • ""Sweet!" Im a mother to be and wanting to name him Ayden Matthew as well, its something something about the name that fills right ...." Feb. 1, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I have a grandson named Aydan. The name has grown on me and now I absolutely love it. It's rocks being a grandmother!" Jan. 23, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "Our little guy's name is Ayden. He was born Feb. 5 2006. We love the name--we wanted something unique, and didn't care for the usual "Aidan" spelling, just wasn't for us. Curious: anyone else have an Ayden Matthew? :)" Jan. 2, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is ayden so i love the name ayden so ya O.k." Oct. 17, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son's name is Ayden. People do find it hard to spell. Gets confused with Hayden because of the spelling. I love the name and it seems to fit him perfectly." Sep. 23, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "This is my sons' name and I hear alot of people naming their kids "Braydon" "Cayden" "Jayden" it's becoming very popular" Jul. 27, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "My 2nd sons name ! love it but now that I named him Ayden I see the name more and more" Jul. 16, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "A friend's nephew is named Aden which is pronounced as Ayden. I think this is a very cool name. But what does it mean?" Jun. 18, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love this name! My little boys name will be Ayden!" May. 21, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "Everyone loves the name ayden.. it is my newborn sons name." May. 16, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "this is my childs name. we spelled it this way because his brothers name is Tysen and its only 2 letters difference." Apr. 29, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "I have had a few people spell my sons name as Aidan or Aydan instead of Ayden. It is definately one that will have to be spelled. I have heard my sons name pronounced as "eye"den instead of "A"den, but when read it is usually pronounced correctly. Overall, I love that it is uncommon and that the meaning "Fiery" goes great with his red hair. I give an "A" for Ayden." Apr. 11, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "Love this name for a boy, it is my future son's name!" Dec. 21, 2005: Report as inappropriate

      5 Negative Comments

  • "Imagine all the adults that will have to live with these terrible -ayden names." Jun. 17, 2018: Report as inappropriate

  • "Our son's name is Ayden Casey and he is the light of our lives. He is now 9 months old and has a wonderful nature. Everyone comments on how nice they think his name is. I have met another baby with the same name but never anyone else with the same spelling." Jun. 19, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I am a rural health care worker in the midwest. The lowest socioeconomic status patients/ medicaid children are all named either Ayden, Jayden or Brayden. Last week I attended the births of five children, all medicaid, all single/unmarried mom's. Two were named Ayden. One was named Alyssa but her brother was named Ayden; the other children were Brayden and Alexis, respectively. They are all healthy and loved by their parent." Apr. 24, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "why is it a boy name can girls have that name too like hayden?" Jul. 26, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son's name is Aydan and i think that it was the perfect name for him...." Dec. 1, 2005: Report as inappropriate

      58 Neutral Comments

  • "Ayden is the name of a town in eastern North Carolina, Pitt County. It was incorporated with that name in 1892, the only town by that name in the world, or so I am told. It is Irish in its origins - Aiden. --Wil I. Jackson, a native of Ayden, NC" Aug. 8, 2015: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love the name ayden for my son but my cousin has a som named jayden. Is that wrong?" Jul. 20, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "ME AND MY GIRL IS FEN TO HAVE A BABY BOY AND HIS NAME IS GOING TO BE AYDEN" Jan. 26, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "We named our, now six-month old, son Ayden Jesse. We love the name and think it suits him perfectly. As for the spelling, I think it's as cute as he is." Jan. 9, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "My niece name is AAdyn Nicole, I named her :) i think its very pretty and different for a girl's name :) ! and she will rock it fine :)" Nov. 10, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "I have a son named Ayden Robert, he just turned 3. Lots of people have issues spelling it but everyone has pronounced it correctly so far. when my husband and i choose it , we had never seen it spelled that way before but as soon as he was born we heard of three Aydens in the area" Oct. 20, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "My youngest son is named Ayden...I love the name but really dislike how popular it is becoming and so wish I would have named him something else" Aug. 30, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "I just named my son Ayden Webb Irish. I really like the name. Nobody has spelled the name correctly yet." Aug. 1, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "I'm 32 week pregnant and after having a really hard time figuring out a name for our daughter, right today we came out with Hayden even if my husband prefer the "ayden" spelling! I see it is used more for boys but...we really like unisex names or boy names for gilr, our first daughter, who now is 3, her name is Taylor! I think Ayden work great with Taylor!!!" Mar. 17, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "Im planning on naming my daughter Ayden and besides it being a beautiful name, the meaning "paradise" dazzled me but now I have new knowledge that it is gaelic for fire." Aug. 28, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "my son born in may 2009 is wanderlei ayden love it!" Jul. 24, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "I was born Aydhn Henry in 1982. Because of my mixed Irish/German blood my folks decided to give me an Irish name but with a german twist, thus dropping the E for an H. I have never met, or even heard of, another person with the same spelling as my name. I'm very fond of my first name and very proud of my parents for keeping it original!!!" Jul. 11, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My sons name is Ayden, He was born in 2002. The new Star Wars Movies had just came out and I loved the Name Hayden, U know Christianson, the main character. Anyway I was so afraid there would be 10 kids with the same name in his classes when he got in school, We decided to drop the H . And go with Ayden. Thats how we came up with the spelling." May. 29, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My sons name is Ayden Kenneth, he is now 11 days old, and I hear the name more now that he is born. I new it was common when we decided on his name, but didnt realize how common it was." May. 21, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My 2 year old sons name is Ayden Michael. I chose Ayden because of Aidan from the hbo series sex and the city. I fell in love with Aidans character.He was tall, handsome, patient and worked with his hands.I decided to change the spelling to give it a twist. Yes, my baby sure is a" fiery spirit".I also selected Michael because he is surely my "gift from God" This name is the most beautiful name I've ever heard and I am sooooo in love with my handsome, strong and uber intelligent boy!" May. 16, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Hi I'm 16 and my name is Ayden Michael When I was growing up i've never heard my name before but now it's grown so much in popularity. It's cool to know that I was one of the first Ayden Michael's I was born in 1992 My mom was ahead of the time" May. 11, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Our son, Ayden, was born in January of this year (2009). We wanted his name to start with the letter A just like our daughter Amiya. We wanted something easy to pronouce but not so common he would get lost in the crowd." May. 8, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My Ayden is now 3. A friend of mine from Isreal suggested the name and spelling. I guess it is hebrew and means paradise. Until now I have never heard of another Ayden!" May. 5, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My oldest son is Ayden Nathaniel, and he is 6. I was going to name him Aidyn had he been a girl. I picked Nathaniel as a middle name just before he was born. I had never heard it before 2003. I was kind of shocked to find the name and the derivatives (Hayden, Jayden, ect) all over the place. But it is a beautiful name." Apr. 27, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "what are some good middle names that go with Ayden" Apr. 24, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Reyna. My mother chose to put a Y instead of an I. I loved the name Aiden, but i wanted some kind of meaning. So i decided to name him Ayden like his mommy Reyna. I really did not know that anyone else had this spelling. this is all a surprise to me." Apr. 21, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My daughter, 4 y/o, is named "Ayden" also..we love it!" Apr. 7, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "I am 6 months pregnant with a boy and his name will be Ayden Robert. My husband saw that name and loved it. Even though we know it is spelled a different way I wanted it with a "y". It's like Hayden without "H" so why not. I love it and I can't wait until he is born." Feb. 24, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son is 5 and his name is Ayden. In his preschool class there was 3 Aidan's and he was the only Ayden. I thought I should change it, but he loves his name the way it is." Feb. 20, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is Ayden i was borne in 1984 and i was the only one i knew then :0(" Feb. 18, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My 2 year old son's name is Ayden Angelo. I have always loved the name but wanted to spell it different. Now it seems like everyone has the same name and spelling! But I still love the name!!" Feb. 4, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "my husband wanted to name our son Hayden too and i wanted luca we comprimised and named him ayden luca. I have never heard anyone else use this spelling before." Jan. 18, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "It makes me angry when people decide to ruin the Irishness of this awesome name. Its spelled Aidan or Aedan, not Ayden. Congrats to all parents who destroyed this traditional Irish name." Jan. 10, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "What a wonderfully original name!. Easy for Homeland security to find your precious loved one for sure. George Carlin would have a filed day on this one! lol." Nov. 25, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son is 8.5 yrs old he loves his name "Ayden". In his K class there was another "Aidan", a "Hayden", a "Caden", and a "Jayden". I felt sorry for his teacher." Nov. 11, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "When I pregnant 3 years ago I wanted a name that wasn't popular, because when I was in school I hated that there was always like three Amanda's in my class.so that why I chose to name my son Ayden Dale, My husband wanted to name him Hayden, But we made a deal if I could name him Ayden then he could choose our little girls name if we have one later down the road. Luckfully I havent met another Ayden atleast not with his spelling. I know it has become popular, but I hope he doesnt have a bunch of Ayden's in his class later on." Nov. 1, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son is 3 his name is Ayden James and I love the name. He started preschool there is 2 ayden's in his class" Sep. 5, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "my new grandson is called Ayden Jon. As a welsh family we wanted the name to look and sound welsh rather than aiden. he is now 12 weeks old and it suits him beautifully." Jun. 20, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I am due in October 2008 and we are naming our boy Ayden Patrick. We liked it so much because it is different and you can't make a nickname out of it." Jun. 4, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "my four year old son is named Ayden. I also got it from Carrie's boyfriend on Sex in the City; I was pregnant with him while watching. As soon as i heard it, i knew that it was it. Some people will say Hayden and most try to spell it Aiden, but we don't have too much trouble. About a year after he was born it seemed like their were Ayden's everywhere, but I still love the name!" Feb. 20, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My 5 month olds name is Ayden and of course i hadn't heard the name used around me ever until I decided to use it for him.Every time I went to the grocery or the mall i would hear a mother yelling at their son and their name would always be Ayden. I got it from Carrie's boyfriend on Sex in the City." Feb. 19, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I have a 2 year old son named Ayden Christopher also born on January 4th in 2007. I absolutely love his name and have not had any problems with pronunciation or spelling. I think his name is perfect." Feb. 16, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "hi my name is ayden , everybody always spells my name wrong." Feb. 9, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I don't know how you could pronounce this name wrong. We were going to spell it Aiden..but changed to Y at the last minute. It means "little fire". It seems to be pretty popular lately, but I never knew anyone with that name as I was growing up, so it made it a good choice." Jan. 18, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "that is funny me and my wife have spend some time druing our pregnancy looking for a neme for our babby boy and ayden was the name that we stuck on ...we have heard it means little fire..."rick"" Nov. 19, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "One interesting thing maybe to you: Ayden is a popular boy's name for Kazakh people who live in centual Asia, for hundreds of years :)" Nov. 12, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "" I just resently found out that I was going to have a baby. My boyfriend, Kris and I have been thinking about names for both girls and boys. Considering we are hopeing for a boy but we'll take what we can get. I was thinking about nameing our baby Ayden Kristopher if we had a boy. It is unique and not heard of a lot which is why I like it and we are naming him after his daddy, Kris."" Oct. 22, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My boyfriend's name is Ayden and it's really grown on me, because he's such a beautiful human being. I didn't however, know that girls were being called Ayden... hmmm... not sure about that... I think it's a bit 'boyish'... A bit like calling a boy Helen? That's just my opinion. If you think it works... hey go for it." Oct. 18, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My baby's name is Sydney Ayden, and we call her Ayden. I think it is a beautiful name, although I do imagine she will be in school with lots of little boys named Aidan." Sep. 27, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I was going to name the baby 'aiden or aidan' whether they arrived male or female. Once I found out in 2001 that she was in fact, a she, I changed the spelling to Ayden (in case she traveled to Europe as a teen...didn't want to subject an as-yet-untitled baby to teenage gender-bender angst). There was another little girl born in our small town whose mother heard her name and used it (spelling and all) and they ended up together in pre-school. Big Ayden and Little Ayden. Go figure" Sep. 23, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "hi how wonderfull we live in australia my son ayden who was born in 1996.alot of people told me i was spelling his name wronge but i have spelt it the original way.people still try spelling it aidan." Jul. 25, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I am expecting in 3 months & will name her Ayden Elizabeth. I absolutely love Ayden for a girl. It's becoming a more popular name for both genders! I think its beautiful any way its used or spelled." May. 1, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son's name is Ayden and my husband fell in love with this name... and most of all... we love our little sunshine." Apr. 10, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I am fighting with 7 month old Ayden for control of the keyboard...he was born July 06. Although my Irish roots lean towards Aiden; what's in the spelling?Don't take it personally if someone misspells it...I have a 13 yr old, Kristi, and my sisters always spell it wrong! Ayden is my Grandson, and as my first, getting used to spelling the name in a new manner is just the beginning of learning what a treasure He is!!" Feb. 25, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My daughter just turned 9 years old, her name is Ayden Mikal. At the time I had never heard of the name, but as the time passes I see more and more popping up! The name fits her just right... my princess!!" Feb. 18, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love the Name Ayden but I might go with Irish spellind Aydan.I am expecting and he will be named Ayden (Aiden maybe or Aidan or Aydan) Kalem (Kay-lem)" Jan. 27, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "Ayden is what we want to name our baby girl, but everyone says it's a boys name...I love it for a boy OR girl though." Jan. 7, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My three year old daughter is naned Ayden and you don't find that very often. Everyone tells me that they love it so true or not I do.." Dec. 5, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "My three year old daughter is naned Ayden and you don't find that very often. Everyone tells me that they love it so true or not I do.." Dec. 5, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "Its my son's name and everyone always tells me they love that name. All I get it comments" Sep. 2, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "My son is 7 weeks ols and his name is Ayden i think it absolutely gorgeous!" Jul. 27, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "It is a simple name with only two sylables and you be surprised how people mispronounce it. I have been called Adrian more than my real name." Jul. 3, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "I didn't think this name was popular when I picked it for my son. I have heard many other people say that it is very popular. People always ask to spell it. I find that it is a very universal name for boys or girls. The spelling varies." Apr. 27, 2006: Report as inappropriate



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