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Gender: Female Pronunciation: kad-DOH Meaning of Cadeau: "gift" Origin of Cadeau: French

The name Cadeau is a girl's name of French origin meaning "gift". Cadeau and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Blessed and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

From the experts:

Cadeau puts a decidedly exotic twist on the word name trend, but don't be surprised if you encounter ponies and poodles with the same moniker.

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Famous People Named Cadeau

Dayana Cadeau, Haitian-Canadian bodybuilder

Pop Culture References for the name Cadeau


alyssum Says:


I'm still not sure how I feel about this as a name, but how cute would this be for a Christmas baby? You could always tell him/her "Tu es le meilleur cadeau dans le monde," which is a bit corny, but sweet.

vintageluvs Says:


If Caillou can be a name, why not Cadeau?

Ginnie My Says:


Well French it's a masculin word. Meaning: Present.
Very strange for a name ........

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


I like it! For a boy, too. I'll probably actually use it for a character in a story.