Holden Name Meaning & Origin
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- Nicknames for Holden
There really doesn't seem to be a good nickname for Holden - which is great! Our Holden's middle name is Dean so we sometimes call him HD.
We call our son holdie sometimes. We never introduce him as that its just a little nick name we give him lol.
- Meanings and history of the name Holden
From a surname which started out as a place name meaning "deep valley."
- Famous real-life people named Holden
William Holden, actor
Son of actor Rick Schroder
Holden John Dorough, son of Howie D., member of the Backstreet Boys
Holden Paul Terry Backus (b. 2009), son of American actress Mira Sorvino
- Holden in song, story & screen
Holden Caulfield, of J.D. Salinger's "Catcher in the Rye"
"Who wrote Holden Caulfield" by Green Day
"I wrote Holden Caulfield" by Screeching Weasel
Holden Snyder, fictional character on the soap opera "As the World Turns"
Holden Carver, the main character in the DC comics series "Sleeper"
GM Holden, a subsidiary of General Motors based in Australia
Holden McNeil, character played by Ben Affleck in the film "Chasing Amy"
Holden Worther, character played by Jake Gyllenhaal in the film "The Good Girl"
Holden Ford, character in the Netflix series "Mindhunter"
James Holden, a main character in the TV and book series "The Expanse"