Popularity:17727
Origin:British
Meaning:Dry valley
Picture it: a dry, dusty landscape with a rider on horseback just on the horizon, with the sunset bathing everything in golden light. The rider’s name is Dryden. A masculine and earthy name of English origin, Dryden means “dry valley.” Conjuring up images of striking desert valley landscapes, this distinctive name would be perfect for your little cowboy. Commonly seen as a surname, baby Dryden is sure to bring this name back into the fold. Some famous namesakes include poet John Dryden and Star Wars character Dryden Vos. So, whether the baby’s aspirations lie amongst the stars or here on earth, Dryden is a name that will see them through all the peaks and valleys of life.
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