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Updated March 13, 2024

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Girl name origins & meanings

  • English : Princess
  • English : Princess
  • Hebrew : Princess, lady

What does Sadie mean and stand for?

The name Sadie is of Hebrew origin and means "princess". It's a diminutive of Sarah.

Syllables: 2

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Turkish : Meaning unknown

Boy name variations

How Popular Is The Name Sadie

Famous people who gave their babies this name


According to Social Security Administration data, Sadie has been consistently popular, remaining in the top 100 since 2013. Breaking the top 50 briefly in 2014, Sadie has lost some momentum in the past few years.

However, it is the 4th most popular name on

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

Sadie originally started out as nickname for Sarah before becoming its own name. Adam Sandler and Christina Applegate chose the name for their daughters, Sadie Hawkins is a dance where the girls ask the boys, and The Beatles had a hit song Sexy Sadie. Sadie has appeared in Grey's Anatomy, Family Affair, and Steven Universe.

Where is it Popular?

Sadie was searched for most often in the following states:

Nicknames for Sadie

  • Sade
  • Sades
  • Say-Say

Pairs well with these middle names


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