Kaden Name Meaning & Origin

Kaden

Pronunciation: KAY-din (key)

You can rustle up an Irish origin for Caden, but this name's popularity is about pure sound. You simply cannot get a more fashionable set of phonemes, and the nickname Cade is a winner too. But an entire classroom of rhyming boys is a real risk here. Caden, meet Hayden, Aidan, Jadon, and Braeden.... Each name has multiple spellings in the top 1000 list.

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My nephew's name is Kaden! He is the cutest thing in the world.

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Nicknames for Kaden: | Edit

Kade, Kades, Ka, KK, Kay, Kadie, Kady

Meanings and history of the name Kaden: | Edit

15 years ago saw this in a name book. At the time Caden was said to be Irish and meant little warrior, or Kaden of arabic origin meaning friend. I recently saw it in a book as American meaning, exciting. Now I'm really wondering what is the true origin.

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Kaden Andrew Klein, Kaden Brycen, Kaden Cheney

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