US Popularity:3946
Other Origin(s):Finnish
Meaning:Rule or lead with nobility; Assume royalty with (your) wealth; Honor earns a crown; Ray of light; Rain
Sade is a feminine name of Nigerian origin that is sure to inspire baby to have plenty of confidence. In its original Yoruba language, Sade translates to "honor earns a crown," "rule or lead with nobility," or "assume royalty with (your) wealth," being a shortened form of Fọláṣadé. For the music buffs, the first person that may come to mind is Nigerian-British singer Sade, who is known for her stunning, soulful voice. If you prefer baby to have a name related to nature, Sade also has two Finnish meanings relating to the elements. Spelled like Sade, it means "rain," and as Säde, "ray of light."

Famous People Named Sade

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  • Marquis de Sade

Sade Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Sade is currently #1112 on The Bump
Girl:Sade is currently #500 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Sade is currently #3946 in U.S. births
Girl:Sade is currently #1408 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 298
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Name Doctor, Säde

  • Behind the Name, Sade, February 2020

  • Behind the Name, Säde, February 2018

  • Behind the Name, Folasade, December 2018

  • Britannica, Sade, January 2024

  • WordSense Dictionary, sade

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