What does Cadence mean?
Modern name based on the musical term. A feminine name linked with the masculine name Caden. Literary: Cadence Roth is the main character in Armistead Maupin's 1992 novel "Maybe the Moon". Cadence Flaherty is a character in the 2003 film "American wedding".
How popular is Cadence?
Cadence is an uncommon first name for women. Cadence is an equivalently unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Cadence for girls. Cadence was first listed in 2002 and reached its highest rank of #199 in the U.S. in 2007, and is at #335 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Cadence and affiliated names. Kaydence (#290 via latest list) and Kadence (#514) are the prominent variation forms of Cadence (#335 via latest list) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these relations of Cadence was common among parents in 2009 (median #293) and is somewhat less today (#379, 12% less). Cadence is more ubiquitous than the rest, though Kaydence is now the preferred form. (2014 Birth Statistics)