Name Cady Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Cady


Cady is a ♀ girl’s name and a ♂ boy’s name. Cady thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

What is the origin of the name Cady?

Today, Cady is considered a variant of Katie and a diminutive of Cadence. Originally, Cady derived from an English surname, which derived from the Irish surname Ó Ceadaigh.

What does the name Cady mean?

Cady means “pure” (from Katie) and “rhythm”, “flow” (from Cadence). Besides, Cady means “descendant of Ceadach” and “talkative” (from Irish “ceadach”).

Pronunciation of Cady

Popularity of the name Cady

The name Cady is ranked #10300 overall.

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