The first name Hayden is female and male.
The first name Hayden is a derivative of the German family name Haydn (in honor of the composer Joseph Haydn). Besides, Hayden derived from an English place name. It is a name for girls and boys.
Hayden means “heather” (from Germanic “heidano”) and “hay valley”, “hay hill” (from Old English “heg” = hay + “denu” = hill/valley).