Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:49
Meaning:thankful or God will judge
There are many ways to spell this name, but the inventive Jayden has always been the most popular, followed by Jaden and Jaiden. To date, Jayden is the only nontraditional boys' name to enter the top 5 in a crowd that includes soundalike names Brayden and Kaden. It was at the height of its popularity from 2003 to 2013, thanks to celebrity parents. Will Smith and Jada Pinkett kicked off the trend with son Jaden in 1998, followed by Christian Slater, David Boreanaz and Andre Agassi. But for Britney Spears, it was all about the Ys: she named her second son Jayden Jaymes in 2006.

Famous Jaydens

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  • Jayden James Federline
    Son of Britney Spears
  • Jayden Revri
    Actor

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Source: Social Security Administration

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