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Updated February 8, 2024

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Girl name origins & meanings

  • American : Charismatic

Girl name variations

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English : Round
  • Welsh : Pure
  • French : Cask; Short form of Cadence
  • American : Exciting
  • Arabic : Friend, companion
  • English : Round; happy

What does Kaden mean and stand for?

The name Kaden is a spelling variation of the popular name Caden. It is of many origins, but is most often thought to be of English origin meaning "round."

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How Popular Is The Name Kaden

Family name origins & meanings

  • German : habitational name for someone from Kaaden (Czech Kadeň) in North Bohemia, or any of several other places called Kaden, examples of which are found in Schleswig-Holstein and in the Westerwald, near Koblenz.

What Does the Name Kaden Mean?

Kaden is one of the many spelling variations of the name. It means "round."

How Popular is the Name Kaden?

Kaden is the number 260 most popular boys name in the US, according to 2021 Social Security Administration data. Hovering around the top 110 from 2004 to 2010, Kaden has since fallen in popularity. Despite the fall, it still remains more popular than some of its brother spellings.

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Popularity of the Name Kaden in the United States

According to Google search data analysis, in the last five years Kaden was at its peak popularity in December 2019.

Kaden was searched for most often in the following states:

  1. Utah
  2. Nebraska
  3. South Dakota
  4. North Dakota
  5. Montana

Famous People Named Kaden and Kaden in Pop Culture

Though Kaden of all spelling variations tends to be popular, this particular variation has many notable namesakes: actor Kaden Leos, actor Kaden Gibson, songwriter Kaden James, and tennis player Kaden Hensel. This spelling has also appeared in Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack in Time, The Remnant Chronicles, and The Selection.

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