What does Caden mean?
Caden /ca-den/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced KAY-den. It is of Scottish origin, and the meaning of Caden is "son of Cadán". From the Scottish surname McCadden. Also used as a variant of Cade, in which case it is used as a fashionable modern coinage similar to names like Aidan, Braden and Hayden.
Caden▲ has 31 more related forms via Aidan, Braden, Cade, Hayden: Aedan▼, Aidano, Aiden▲, Aidyn▼, Aydan▼, Ayden▲, Aydin▲, Bradan, Bradden, Braddon, Bradin, Bradon, Braeden▼, Braedon▼, Braiden▼, Braidin, Braydan, Brayden▲, Braydon▲, Caide, Edan, Eden▲, Eidan, Eiden, Haden▼, Haydan, Haydn, Haydon, Kade▲, Kayde and Kayden▲.
Caden has 1 feminine form: Cadence.Kreatif forms: Cadenne, Ciden, Coden. [more]
How popular is Caden?
Caden is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#70473 out of 150436, Top 47%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Caden for boys. Caden entered the list in 1992 and reached its highest position of #91 in the U.S. in the year 2006, and is at #198 currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Caden and associated names. Aiden (#14 in 2014), Brayden (#62), Ayden (#74), Kayden (#90), Hayden (#142), Kaden (#171), Aidan (#187), Cayden (#197), Braden (#358), Cade (#361), Kade (#405), Braydon (#527), Eden (#601), Aydin (#735), Braeden (#802), Braiden (#824), Kaeden (#896), Aydan (#906), Aidyn (#924), Haden, Kadyn, Kadin, Braedon and Aedan are the prominent alternative forms of Caden (#198 in 2014). Adoption of these boy names was at its apex in the year 2008 (usage of 0.5754%) and is now much less (usage 0.461%, down 19.9%), with versions like Braeden, Braiden, Aydan, Aidyn and Kaeden falling out of fashion. The trendier birth names here are Eden (#601), Kayden (#90), Ayden (#74), Kade (#405) and Aiden (#14). (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Caden▲ is alike in pronunciation to Caidan, Caiden▲, Caidin, Caidon, Caydan, Caydin, Caydon, Kadan, Kadeen, Kadon and Kaiden▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Cadel, Cadmo, Camden▲, Carden, Eaden, Jaden▲ and Paden. Like Caden, these names are not commonly used.