[ 1 syll. wa-de, wad-e ] The baby girl name Wade is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced Wey-D †. Wade is of English origin. The meaning of Wade is 'to cross the river ford'. See Wade for more information.
Wade is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Wade has in the last century been primarily given to boys.
† English pronunciation for Wade: W as in "we (W.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"