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English, Irish, Scottish


This is a true Irish classic that’s become an international hit, complete with a host of variants and derivatives. The traditional spelling of the Gaelic Aedan or Aodhan, this short, powerful name packs a punch on both sides of the Atlantic. You can play with the spelling too – Aden, Aydin, Adin – but if you want to be true to its Irish heritage, try sticking to the original!

Rank in the year 2015

Aidan was ranked #327 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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