Origin: English and Italian.
Meaning: Flowing, balanced, rhythmic.
Note: It can also mean falling.
History behind: Name derived from English word cadence, which comes from Italian cadenza (a virtuoso solo passage at the end of a piece of music), based on the Latin word cadere (meaning that which falls).
Name variations: Caddie, Caddis, Cadenza, Cadenze, Cadency, Cadencia, Cadenzy, Caddy.