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Wade meaning and name origin
Wade \wa-de\ as a boy's name is pronounced wayde. It is of Old English and Scandinavian origin, and the meaning of Wade is "able to go; river ford". Also a medieval given name taken from Scandinavian mythology. Confederate general Wade Hampton.
For more information, see also the related name Dwade.
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Popularity of Wade
Wade is a very popular first name for males (#300 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#267 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).
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