Caden - boys name

Caden name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 85%

Caden name meaning:

The name Caden is of Scottish origin and has several meanings associated with it. One interpretation is that it is derived from the Scottish Gaelic word "cadan," meaning "battler" or "warrior." This suggests strength, courage, and a determined nature. Another possible meaning is "son of Cadan," with Cadan being a Welsh name derived from the word "cad," which means "battle." This further emphasizes the warrior-like qualities and a sense of perseverance.

Caden is also sometimes considered a modern variant of the name Cade, which has Old English origins and means "round" or "barrel." This interpretation could imply a sturdy and solid nature. Additionally, Caden can be seen as a variant of the Irish name Caden, derived from the Gaelic word "cadán," meaning "little battle." This conveys a sense of resilience and determination, even in the face of challenges.

Overall, the name Caden is often associated with strength, courage, and a warrior-like spirit. It carries an air of resilience and determination, making it a powerful choice for parents looking to inspire their child with a name that embodies these qualities.

Origin: Welsh

Spirit of battle. See also Kade.

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Overall UK ranking: 719 out of 4789

48 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (372)

Historical popularity of Caden

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