Name: Braden

Origin and Meaning of the Name Braden

  • Meaning:
    Broad, wide
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  • Meaning:
    Salmon; son of the salmon
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  • Pronunciation:
    (BRAY den)
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    Itself (Braden)
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Miscellaneous Info for Braden

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Braden can come from an Old English word meaning "broad" or "wide," and can also be derived from the Irish surname "O Bradáin," meaning "son of the salmon."

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