Cage - A very unique male name

  Dec 02,2021      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Cage appeared on the charts for the first time in 1999 on position #3294. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Cage and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Cage? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Cage. The baby boy name Cage was given to 8 baby boys in 2012, ranking #3163 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 205,132 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Cage peaked in popularity 13 years ago in 2008 on position 2268.

Famous with this name

Nicolas Cage
Patrick Cage

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Cage is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Cage is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #1,699 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,699.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Cage is where you live.

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Cage origin and meaning

Cage is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Cage, pop culture references for the name Cage and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Cage

We've found the following names that sound similar to Cage, sorted by popularity.

Chase / Casey / Chuck / Coy / Cash / Chaz / Case / Chace / Cassius / Cy /

Name statistics

Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

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Even more about Cage

These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Cage a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Cage?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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Name Cage
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 205,132
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1999
2012 births +8

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