The name Tilden is a boy's name of English origin meaning "fertile valley". Tilden and is often added to lists like Cool Boys’ Names—Rare, Unique and Unusual and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".
From the experts:
Though it has some distinguished political and tennis world associations, most modern parents would go for the more contemporary sounding Holden. Tilden Park is a beautiful hillside wilderness in the San Francisco Bay Area.