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What does Cadan mean?

Cadan Pronunciation of Cadan as a boys' name is of Scottish derivation, and Cadan means "son of Cad´┐Żn". Cadan is a version of Caden (Scottish): from the Scottish family name McCadden.




VARIANTS Kaeden, Kadyn, Kadin, Kaden, Cayden, Caedan, Cadyn, Cadon

(male) Caton, ..

(female) Cada, ..

Cadan Curtis (C.C.), ..

How popular is Cadan?

Cadan is an unusual first name for males. Cadan is also an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Popular alternative forms of Cadan (NOT RANKED) are Caden (#237 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Cadyn, Cayden (#251), Kaden (#220), Kadin, Kadyn (#1643) and Kaeden (#1177). Usage of these forms of Cadan was well-received in the year 2007 (MEDIAN #619) and has become much less since (#1075, DOWN 55.5%), with the form Kadin becoming less trendy. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caden, Cadyn, Cayden, Kaden, Kadin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kadyn, Kaeden in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kaden outside U.S.

Similar Names

Cadan is alike in pronunciation to Caidan, Caiden, Caidin, Caidon, Caydan, Caydin, Caydon, Kadan, Kadeen, Kadon, Kaidan, Kaiden, Kaidin, Kaidon, Kaydan, Kayden, Kaydin and Kaydon. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Cade, Cadel, Cadfan, Cadman, Cadmo (see Cadmus), Cadoc, Caelan, Cahan, Cahane, Cain, Calan, Camden, Camdin, Cannan, Canon, Caolan, Cardin, Caron, Carsan, Cason, Cathan, Cavan, Chanan, Chayan, Claran, Claudan, Colan, Cowan, Cyran, Dalan, Eaman, Fagan, Gahan, Garan, Gawan, Haddan, Hakan, Haldan, Hanan, Hasan, Idan, Jalan, Janan, Kagan, Kalan, Kavan, Laban, Landan, Lavan, Naman, Natan, Ogdan, Pagan, Radwan, Rajan, Sajan and Taran. Like Cadan, these names are not frequently used.

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