"old friend"

Auden Origin and Meaning

The name Auden is a boy's name of English origin meaning "old friend".

The poetic, soft-spoken Auden has recently started to be considered as a first name option, used for both sexes, appreciated for its pleasing sound as well as its link to the distinguished modern Anglo-American poet W.H. Auden.

# 338 on Nameberry

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Auden Popularity

Famous People Named Auden

  • Auden SchendlerAmerican climate activist and businessman
  • Auden McCaw (b. 2000)son of model Amber Valletta and volleyball player Chip McCaw
  • Auden James Ellis Grammer (b.2016)son of actor Kelsey Grammer
  • Wystan Hugh AudenEnglish poet
  • Hal Auden Cumberbatch (b. 2017)son of actor Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter

Auden in Pop Culture

  • Audena lingerie brand sold at Target
  • Auden Scottthe son of Hardin Scott and Tessa Young in The After Series by Anna Todd