Meaning and Origin of: Walden

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Teutonic : Mighty
  • Teutonic : Rule

Family name origins & meanings

  • English : habitational name from any of the places, in Essex, Hertfordshire, and North Yorkshire, named Walden, from Old Englishw(e)alh ‘foreigner’, ‘Briton’, ‘serf’ (see Wallace) +denu ‘valley’.