"hat, cap," 1846, of unknown origin.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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Historical Examples of cady

  • Morrison, ten and one fifth; Bunette, ten and two-fifths; Cady, ten and a half.

    Ann Arbor Tales

    Karl Edwin Harriman

  • Left our encampment, Cady thinking the snow would bear the horses.

  • (105.6 feet per mile) grade carries the line to Cady's Pass and mouth of tunnel.

  • Their given names were Frank and their surnames were, we will say, Cady and Carey, respectively.

    The Comstock Club

    Charles Carroll Goodwin

  • But Cady took it otherwise and his flat-featured face reddened violently, as though the pox were coming out on him.

    The Little Red Foot

    Robert W. Chambers