Aidan is the Anglicized version of the name Aodhán. The name is derived from Aodh, who is a sun god in Celtic mythology. Meaning "little and fiery," the name was first used in the Irish and Gaelic languages. Aidan has been rapidly increasing in popularity as a name for boys in the United States, Canada, and Ireland.
Similar Names: Aiden, Hayden
Famous Aidan Names: Aidan Quinn (actor), Saint Aidan (7th century Irish saint)