Aidan
Origin/Usage
Gaelic
Pronunciation
AY-dən
Meaning
Like a fire
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Aidan originates in Gaelic languages and means "like a fire". It is an anglicized form of the name Aodhan. Until today it functions as a surname as well. As a masculine given name, it became popular in the United States in the 20th century.

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