Of Irish origin.

A variant of the Irish name Aidan.

From the name Aodhán.

Derives from the Old Irish “Áedán”.

Associated with the Scottish Gaelic name Aodh, meaning “fiery” or “fire”.

Other forms of the name are Ayden, Aidan, Aydan, Aden, Edan, Adan.

Aiden is ranked #13 in the United States and #23 in Canada.

Famous bearers are Aiden McGeady, Aiden Grimshaw, Aiden Turner, Aiden Tolman, Aiden Lovekamp.

Aiden Grimshaw is an English singer, songwriter and actor.

He became known when he competed in “The X Factor”, in 2010.