AIDAN
GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: AY-dən   [key]
Meaning & History
Anglicized form of AODHÁN. In the latter part of the 20th century it became popular in America due to its sound, since it uses the same fashionable aden suffix sound found in such names as Braden and Hayden.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Aodhán, Edan (Irish), Aodhán, Edan (Scottish), Aden, Aiden, Aydan, Ayden (English)
DIMINUTIVES: Aodhagán (Irish), Aodhagán, Iagan (Scottish)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Áed, Áedán, Áedh (Ancient Irish), Áed, Aodh, Áedán, Aodhán (Irish Mythology)
Popularity
United States  ranked #187 
England and Wales  ranked #143 
Canada (BC)  - 
Australia (NSW)  - 
France  ranked #383 
Ireland  ranked #48 
Netherlands  - 
New Zealand  ranked #99 
Northern Ireland  ranked #86 
Scotland  ranked #95