US Popularity:1659
Other Origin(s):Arabic
Meaning:Little fire; Happiness, joy; Laughter; Plain
Looking to ignite an old favorite with a modern, fresh twist? Enter Aden, an Irish name with gender-neutral status that means "little fire." Aden, pronounced AY-den, is a close cousin of more recognizable derivatives such as Aidan, Aedan, Aiden, and Aidyn. The name stems from the Irish Aodhán, pronounced Ay-Dawn, with an emphasis on that last syllable. Aden presents parents with an easy-to-say version, with a clipped second syllable that adds a friendly, approachable quality. Aideen is the classic feminine version, but a girl called Aden is bound to stand out, making this name the perfect choice for your baby flame! For a delightful touch, Aden also has links to the Arabic name Adan, meaning "happiness," "joy," and "laughter." It may also translate to "plain" and can connect baby to the city of Yemen, making it a great choice to celebrate baby's family tree.

Aden Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Aden is currently #1237 on The Bump
Boy:Aden is currently #670 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Aden is currently #903 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Aden is currently #1659 in U.S. births
Boy:Aden is currently #834 in U.S. births
Girl:Aden is currently #6897 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 1632
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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