Meaning and Origin of Hadden - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Hadden

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Old English : Heath

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • Scottish : variant of Howden 1.
  • English : variant of Haddon.
  • Irish (Ulster and County Louth) : though mainly Scottish, this surname is sometimes used as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÉidín ‘descendant of Éidín’ (see Hayden).
  • North German (Frisian) : from the personal name Hadder, a derivative of any of the Germanic compound names formed with had ‘battle’, ‘strife’ as the first element.