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Gender: Female Origin of Cady: English, diminutive and surname

The name Cady is a girl's name of English origin. Cady and is often added to lists like Movie Character Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would you name a sibling to...?".

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Stylish name that might relate to nickname names like Katie or Kaylee or may honor women's rights leader Elizabeth Cady Stanton.

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Pop Culture References for the name Cady

Kadie, Caidie, Cade, Cadi, Kadye, Cadye, Cadie, Kadi, Kade, Cadey, Kadee, Kady, Cadee

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lesliemarion Says:


I don't know Mean Girls, but I think Arcadia is a lovely nature name and Cady is a great (and feminist) nn.

Yessica Says:


Oh wow

cabosanmucus Says:


Actually the character was named after the feminist Elizabeth Cady Stanton.

Yessica Says:


Mean Girls.