What does Sade mean?
Sade \s(a)-de\ as a girls' name is pronounced shah-DAY, shar-DAY. It is of Yoruban and African origin, and the meaning of Sade is "honor confers a crown". Short form of Folasade. The Nigerian singer Sade has influenced popularity of the name and the shar-DAY pronunciation. See also Shadiya and Sharde.
Sade is a very prominent first name for females (#1744 out of 4276, Top 41%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#48196 out of 150436, Top 32%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Sade for girls. Sade entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its peak position of #475 in the U.S. in the year 1993, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Sada is the only other prominent related form of Sade. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex in 1993 (usage of 0.2625%) and has become significantly lower since, with the version Sade becoming less stylish. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Sade and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Suggested similar baby names are Cade, Jade, Kade, Sadah, Sadee, Sadie, Sadye, Sage, Saida, Saidee, Saidey, Saidie, Sande, Sato, Sayda, Saydie, Shadoe and Sudie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Sade.