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Gender: Male Meaning of Tilden: "fertile valley" Origin of Tilden: English place-name

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.

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Famous People Named Tilden

William Tatem Tilden II, American tennis player

Pop Culture References for the name Tilden

Tilden Katz, husband to Mad Men character Rachel Menken

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