Origin:British
Popularity:1329
Meaning:old friend
British in origin, Alden is a boy's name meaning "old friend." Rooted in the Old English word Ealdwine, Alden is a rare title, though certainly one of the oldest. And while these attributes tie in beautifully to this name's tender translation, you may also be warmed to discover Alden is often bestowed to a wisened companion. Rare, sage, and everlasting, this sweet name is a wonderful intention to gift your little one and those that share their path.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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