What does Wayde mean?
Wayde /way-de/ [1 syll.] as a name for boys. Wayde means "able to go; river ford". Wayde is a variant form of Wade (Old English, Scandinavian) with the suffix -yde.
How popular is Wayde?
Wayde is an unusual first name for men. Wayde is an uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Wade (#542 a year ago) is the only prominent related form of Wayde (outside Top 1000). Variants like Wadell are seldom used. This boy name was at the apex of its popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.782%) and has become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.458%, ▼41.4%), with Wade becoming less in vogue. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Wayde and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)