Brayden: baby boy name meaning and popularity


From an Irish surname meaning “descendant of Bradán,” and Bradán means “salmon” — but there’s nothing fishy about naming your spawn this trendy variant of Braden. It joins the popular ranks of the other “ay” names, like Jayden and Cayden.


Bray. You know, like the sound a donkey makes? Or you could call him “B-Ray.” Maybe.

Famous people named Brayden:

Football player Brayden Quinn; actor Brayden Pierce.

Fun fact:

Brayden can be spelled in a variety of ways — from the more traditional Braden to other ways like Braedon, Bradyn, Braedyn, Braiden, Braidon, Braydon, etc.

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