Cass Name Meaning & Origin

Cass

Pronunciation: KAS (key)

Origin of the name Cassandra:

Derived from the Greek Kassandra, the mythological daughter of Priam and Hecuba who had the power of prophesy. Var: Casaundra, Kasandra, Kassandra, Kasaundra. Short: Cass, Kass, Sandra, Saundra. Pet: Cassi, Cassie, Cassy, Kassi, Kassie, Sandi, Sandie, Sandy.

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Cass is a nickname of Catherine as well. Popular in the 19th century.

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