Cassian Name Meaning & Origin
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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Classical, Shakespearean name likely originating from Roman antiquity meaning vessel, container, instrument or facilitator.
This is the name of six known christian saints including the patron saint of stenographers.
- Personal experiences with the name Cassian
My son's name is Cassian, named after St. John Cassian, and we get lots of compliments on his name.
- Nicknames for Cassian
Cass, Cassie, Cash
- Meanings and history of the name Cassian
It is an anglicized form of the ancient Roman family name Cassianus, a form of Cassius.
- Famous real-life people named Cassian
Saint Cassian of Tangier, Saint Cassian of Imola, Saint Cassian of Autun, and Saint John Cassian.
Cassian Elwes, British film producer.
- Cassian in song, story & screen
A Court Of Thorns And Roses series by Sarah J. Mass