What does Kade mean?
Kade /kade/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name (also used less commonly as girls' name Kade) is pronounced kayd. It is of Scottish origin, and the meaning of Kade is "from the wetlands". Also a variant of Cade. See also Cadell.
How popular is Kade?
Kade is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#43157 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Kade for boys. Kade was first listed in 1993 and reached its top rank of #366 in the U.S. in 2002, and is presently at #405. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Kade and associated names. Popular related forms of Kade (#405 a year ago) are Kayden (#90 a year ago), Kaden (#171), Caden (#198) and Cade (#361). Forms like Caide are uncommon. Usage of these boy names reached its apex in the year 2010 (usage of 0.7876%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.755%, down 4.1%). The more fashionable boy names here are Kayden (#90), Kade (#405), Cade (#361), Kaden (#171) and Caden (#198). (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Kade▲ is pronounced similarly to Kidd and Quade. Other recommended similar baby names are Dade, Jade▼, Kale▼, Kane▲, Kato, Kaye, Kodey, Kodi, Kodie, Kody▼ and Wade▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kade.