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The first name 

Zaiden is a male first name. In very rare cases it is also used for girls.

Zaiden – popular and common in the US!

The name Zaiden isn’t among the current fashionable names in our top 10 stats, but nonetheless, it’s still very popular and common. In our SmartGenius ranking of all boys names, Zaiden ranks 395. Recently, out of every 10,000 newborn boys, approximately 4 were named Zaiden. In the entire USA, approximately 9,188 people – children, adults and seniors – currently bear the name Zaiden. That is 0.00 % of all living Americans.

You won't believe all there is 
to discover about the name

What does the name 
Zaiden mean?

Zaiden is a modern variation of the name Hayden, which is of English origin. The name Hayden means “heathen” or “someone from the hedged in valley’.

Zaiden is a variant.. of Zayden and is used since the 2000s.

Zaiden has 6 letters 
and begins with a Z

Well, you might say, you probably figured that out yourself! But what you might not know is: The letter Z is quite rare as a first letter for boys' names: only 2.4% of all common boys' names in the US begin with Z. The most common first letters of boys' names, by the way, are J, A and D, while X, U and Q are the least common initials of boys' names.

With six letters, the name Zaiden is of average length. In fact, 28% of all common first names in the US consist of exactly six letters. 24% of all first names are shorter, while 48% have seven letters or more. On average, first names in the US (not counting hyphenated names) are 6.5 letters long. There are no significant differences between boys' and girls' names.

Therefore: As 2.4% of all boys' names begin with a Z, this initial letter is less common than the other letters on average. Interesting detail: of all the names that begin with Z, Zachary is the most common.

Other names with 
Z, a, i, d, e and n

If you take all the letters in the name Zaiden – Z, a, i, d, e and n – and put them together again, you can form other names, such as Zaedin or others.

With hands, flags and sounds 
How to say Zaiden

If your name is Zaiden and someone asks after your name, you can of course just tell them what it is. But sometimes that isn't so easy - what if it's too loud, and you don't understand them well? Or what if the other person is so far away that you can see them but not hear them? In these situations, you can communicate your name in so many other ways: you call spell it, sign it, or even use a flag to wave it...

This is how you spell the name Zaiden

So that everyone really understands you when you have to spell the name Zaiden, you can simply say:







This is how the name Zaiden is spelled in the NATO phonetic alphabet

The NATO alphabet often helps people spell words on the phone or radio when there are communication problems.

How do you write Zaiden in Braille?

Braille is made up of dots, which the blind and visually impaired can feel to read words.



You want to tell a deaf person that your name is Zaiden

Just use American Sign Language!

The name Zaiden is particularly colorful in the Semaphore flag signaling system!

These flags are used for maritime communication - each flag represents a letter.


Have you ever waved the name Zaiden

In the navy, sailors of two ships might wave flags to each other to send messages. A sailor holds two flags in specific positions to represent different letters.


Beeping like crazy...

In Morse code, letters and other characters are represented only by a series of short and long tones. For example, a short tone followed by a long tone stands for the letter A. Zaiden sounds like this: