Brayden Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Brayden:
Transferred use of the English surname meaning “from Bradden, a dweller near the broad valley.” The name originates from several place-names meaning “broad valley.” Var: Bradon, Braydan, Brayden, Braydon.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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Brayden is a name that has become more popular in recent years.
- Personal experiences with the name Brayden
This has got to be the Most Popular Name for 2009-2010! It seems like everyone having a boy is naming him Brayden. It was Hunter not long back but Brayden has taken over!
This is my sons name and I love it so much. It has been my favorite for a while and I'm so happy to give my son such a great name.
I had actually never heard of the name Brayden before but when I got pregnant in 1992 and my son was born in 1993, I came up with the name by combining the names of my favorite Christian artist "Bryan Duncan" and the names of his 2 sons "Brandon" and Devin" and I came up with "Brayden" and his middle name was "Keith" after his dad's first name. I love the name and think it's beautiful yet very much handsome and masculine as well. I felt like a trend setter when I named my Brayden that! He is 24 years old now!
- Nicknames for Brayden
Bray, Brade, Denny,Bray Bray
- Meanings and history of the name Brayden
Brayden means "strong,spirited one"
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Brayden Wheeler, also known as The Camping Rusher
Braden Holtby, professional ice hockey goaltender (Washington Capitals)
Brayden Point, professional ice hockey player (Tampa Bay Lightning)
Brayden James El Moussa, son of Flip or Flop stars Christina and Tarek El Moussa
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