Meaning and name origin
Cadence \c(a)-den-ce, cad(e)-nce\ as a girl's name is pronounced KAY-dens. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Cadence is "with rhythm". 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".
Cadence is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Cadence for girls. Cadence reached its highest rank of #199 in the U.S. in 2007 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Cadence and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Kaydence (#290), Cadence (#335) and Kadence (#514). (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).