Broden is an uncommon baby boy’s name of Scottish and Swedish origin. Broden is derived from the Scottish name Brody and means “ditch, mire”. Broden is also a Swedish surname that means “bridge”. Broden is an alternative to the more popular names Brendon and Braden.

Meaning of the name Broden:

Swedish: bridge
Scottish: mire, ditch

Origin of the name Broden:

Broden is a baby boy’s name of Swedish origin that means “bridge”. Broden was originally a Swedish surname. Broden is also a variation of the Scottish name Brody and means “mire, ditch”.

Symbolism of the name Broden:

Broden means “bridge”. Bridges are symbols of reconciliation, peace, growth, and healing.

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Gender of the name Broden:

Broden is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Broden:


Number of syllables in the name Broden:


Emotion evoked from the name Broden:

Broden evokes feelings of hard work and maturity.

Alternative spellings for the name Broden:

Browden, Brodyn, Brodan

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Popularity of the name Broden:

According to the Social Security Administration, Broden is an uncommon baby boy’s name. Broden has never appeared in the top 1000 baby names list.

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Famous people with the name Broden:

  • Broden Kelly (American actor)
  • Connie Broden (Canadian ice hockey player)
  • Elizabeth Broden (Mexican beauty queen)
  • Joakim “Jocke” Brodén (Czech-Swedish musician and songwriter)
  • Mats Brodén (Swedish artist)

Broden in popular culture:

  • Broden (video games, “Broforce”)