Holden is a unisex name that was used as both a surname and place-name. It originates from Old English and means "hollow valley." Holden is also the name of the main character in J.D. Salinger's novel The Catcher in the Rye.
Similar Names: Halden, Haldan
Famous Holden Names: Holden C. Richardson (pioneer in U.S. naval aviation)
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