What does Cassiopeia mean?
Cassiopeia /cas-si-opeia/ as a girls' name is pronounced ka-see-a-PEE-a. It is of Greek origin. Possibly means "cassia juice". Greek mythology: Cassiopeia was an Ethiopian queen, the wife of Cepheus and mother of Andromeda, the maiden who was chained to a rock and rescued by Perseus. According to legend, both mother and daughter were placed among the stars after death, and there are constellations named after them.
How popular is Cassiopeia?
Cassiopeia is a rare given name for women. Cassiopeia is an equally unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Cassiopeia for girls. Cassiopeia has not made it into the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)