What does Cadence mean?
Cadence /ca-den-ce/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' 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".
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 a year ago) and Kadence (#514) are the prominent variation forms of Cadence (#335 a year ago) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest in 2009 (usage of 0.7063%) and has become much less since (usage 0.6203%, down 12.2%). Kaydence (#290), Cadence (#335) and Kadence (#514) are three of the more chic names for newborns here. (2014 Birth Statistics)