What does Caden mean?
Caden [ca-den] 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 25 more related forms via Aidan, Braden, Cade, Hayden: Aedan, Aiden▲, Aidyn, Aydan, Ayden▲, Aydin▲, Bradan, Bradden, Bradin, Bradon, Braeden▼, Braiden, Brayden▲, Caide, Edan, Eden▲, Eidan, Eiden, Haden▼, Haydan, Haydn, Haydon, Kade▲, Kayde and Kayden▲.
Caden has 1 feminine form: Cadence.Creative forms:
(male) Caxden, Ciden, ..
(female) Cadenna, Cadenni, .. Middle name pairings:
Caden Jaxson (C.J.), ..
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. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Caden for boys. Caden entered the list in 1991 and reached its highest position of #91 in the U.S. in the year 2006, and is at #192 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Caden and associated names. Aiden (#13 in 2015), Brayden (#61), Ayden (#87), Kayden (#95), Hayden (#151), Kaden (#179), Aidan (#185), Cayden (#212), Cade (#364), Kade (#385), Braden (#414), Eden (#503), Braeden (#795), Aydin (#802), Braiden (#897), Aydan (#961), Kaeden (#969), Aidyn (#1098), Aedan (#1135), Kadyn (#1469), Kadin, Haden, Cadyn, Bradon, Haydn and Haydon are the prominent alternative forms of Caden (#192 in 2015). Adoption of these relations of Caden was at its apex a decade ago (median #619) and is somewhat less today (#850, ▼27.2%), with versions like Braeden falling out of fashion. The trendier birth names here are Kayden, Eden, Kade, Aydin, Ayden, Cayden, Aiden and Brayden.
Caden is alike in pronunciation to Caidan, Caiden▲, Caidin, Caidon, Caydan, Caydin, Caydon, Kadan, Kadeen, Kadon, Kaidan, Kaiden▲, Kaidin, Kaidon, Kaydan, Kaydin and Kaydon. Other suggested similar names are Barden, Boden▲, Cace, Cacey, Cadbee, Cadbey (see Cadby), Cadel, Cadell, Cadfan, Cadman, Cadmo (see Cadmus), Cadoc, Cadog, Cairn, Caje, Calan, Calder, Caley, Camden▲, Camren, Carden, Carel, Carey▼, Carsen, Case▲, Casey▼, Cavan, Chasen, Cobden, Codey▼, Craven, Dagen, Dalen, Damen, Daren▼, Eaden, Hadden, Halden, Harden, Haven, Jacen, Jaden, Jaiden, Jalen▼, Jaren▼, Jasen▼, Jaxen▲, Kagen, Kalen, Landen, Laren, Paden, Paten, Raven, Ryden, Valen, Varden and Walden. These names tend to be more commonly used than Caden.See names in meaning and etymology.