Jayden, Jaden

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FOR REAL: Jayden in all its spellings was coined in the 20th century based on the popularity of names beginning with Jay- (Jason, Jacob etc.) and names ending in -en/-on (Logan, Ethan, Dylan, Jackson etc.). many name books try to link Jaden to the obscure Old Testament name Jadon, but this name was originally pronounced /jah DON/. Jayden is sometimes used for girls, but it is much more popular for boys in the USA.

diminutives: Jay, Jayd

other spellings recorded: Jaydin, Jaydon, Jadyn, Jadin, Jaiden, Jaeden, Jaedon, Jadan, Jaydan, Jaydn, Jaidon, Jaedyn, Jaedan, Jaydyn