Cassian: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Cassian

Cassian

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Origin of the name Cassius:

An old Roman family name of uncertain meaning. It is possibly derived from the Latin cassus (hollow, empty).

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Comments and insights on the name Cassian: | Edit

This is the name of many saints including the Patron Saint of Stenographers.

It is also a town in Wisconsin.

Personal experiences with the name Cassian: | Edit

My son's name is Cassian (pronounced CASH-en), named after St. John Cassian, and we get lots of compliments on his name.

Nicknames for Cassian: | Edit

Cash, Cashy

Meanings and history of the name Cassian: | Edit

It is an anglicized form of the ancient Roman family name Cassianus, a form of Cassius.

Famous real-life people named Cassian: | Edit

Saint Cassian of Tangier, Saint Cassian of Imola, Saint Cassian of Autun, and Saint John Cassian.

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