The name Walden has a history in both German and English. In English, Walden is related to a place-name and means "valley of the Welsh." The German translation of the name is "to rule." The name is also inspired by Thoreau's classic book, Walden.
Similar Names: Waldon, Waldo
Famous Walden Names: Walden Erickson (football player), Walden Alexis Vargas (soccer player)
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