Name: Cadence

Origin and Meaning of the Name Cadence

  • Meaning:
    Rhythm
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (KAY dens)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Cadence)
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Miscellaneous Info for Cadence

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Cadence means flow or rhythm as applied to language, music, or movement. In music, a cadence is a sequence of notes which indicates the end of a phrase. In the military, a cadence is a chant performed while marching or drilling. This noun has recently become popular as a girl's name.

Similar Names to Cadence for Boys & Girls

Popularity Rank of Cadence (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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Cadence - Rankings by Year

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