Given Name CADEN

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: KAY-dən  [details]

Meaning & History

Sometimes explained as a derivative of the Irish surname Caden, which is a reduced form of the Gaelic surname Mac Cadáin meaning "son of Cadán". In actuality, its popularity in America beginning in the 1990s is due to its sound - it shares its fashionable aden suffix sound with other popular names like Hayden, Aidan and Braden.

Categories

modern English, trendy
Entry updated May 31, 2018