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What does Cassy mean?

Cassy Pronunciation of Cassy [cassy] as a name for girls has its roots in Greek and English, and the name Cassy means "thorny tree; man's defender; shining upon man; pure". Cassy is a version of Acacia (Greek). Cassy is also a form of Cass (Greek). Cassy is also used as a form of Cassandra (Greek), Cassie (English) and Catherine (Greek).

Associated with: greek, tree, defender, shining (light), pure (virgin).

Variations

Cassy has 17 variants: Casey, Casie, Cassee, Cassey, Cassi, Casy, Cazzy, Kacey, Kasey, Kasi, Kassey, Kassi, Kassia, Kassie, Kassy, Kasy and Kasya.

44 more related forms via Acacia, Cass, Cassandra, Cassie, Catherine: Cacia, Cacie, Cadi, Cait, Caitey, Caity, Caren, Cari, Carin, Caron, Carri, Caryn, Cas, Casha, Casia, Cat, Cate, Catey, Cath, Catha, Cathe, Cathi, Cathy, Cathye, Cati, Catia, Catie, Cato, Caty, Cay, Caye, Caysha, Kaity, Kasia, Kasja, Kaska, Kass, Kasse, Kassja, Katey, Kathy, Katy, Kay and Sandy.

Creative forms:
(female) Calsy, Carsy, ..

(male) Casan, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cassy Amyra (C.A.), ..

How popular is Cassy?

Cassy is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3741 out of 4276, Top 87%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Cassy entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its apex position of #1555 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cassy name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cassy outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Acacia (#1954 from recent data), Caren, Cari, Carin, Caron, Carri, Caryn, Casey (#814), Casie, Cassandra (#511), Cassey, Cassi, Cassie (#1264), Cate, Catherine (#179), Cathi, Cathy, Kacey (#1316), Kasey (#1092), Kasi, Kassi, Kassie, Katey, Kathy (#1676), Katy (#1547), Kay and Sandy (#1918) are the popular alternative forms of Cassy rated in the Top 2000. These forms of Cassy were favored by parents 7 decades ago (median #1292) and have become much less popular since (#1723, 91% less usage).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cassy, Acacia, Caren, Cari, Carin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caron, Carri, Caryn, Casey, Casie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cassandra, Cassey, Cassi, Cassie, Cate in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Catherine, Cathi, Cathy, Kacey, Kasey in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kasi, Kassi, Kassie, Katey, Kathy in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Katy, Kay, Sandy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Casey, Cassandra, Catherine, Kasey outside U.S.

Similar Names

Cassy is alike in pronunciation to Cacey, Caci, Cacy, Caisee, Caisey, Caisi, Caisie, Cascy, Casee, Casi, Cassia, Cassye, Caycey, Cayci, Caysee, Caysey, Caysie, Kacy, Kascey, Kasee, Kasie, Kaysey, Kaysi, Kaysy and Kessy. Other suggested similar names are Bessy, Caddy, Cadey, Cady, Caley, Cally, Cammy, Candy, Carey, Carly, Carmy, Carry, Cary, Casen, Casidy, Cason, Cassady, Casse, Cassidy, Cassity, Cayse, Chassey, Chassy, Chasty, Chessy, Cissey, Cissi, Cissy, Cressy, Crissy, Daisy, Essy, Hatsy, Issy, Jessy, Lissy, Maisy, Missy, Nessy, Pansy, Patsy, Sessy, Sissy, Tansy and Tessy. These names tend to be less frequently used than Cassy.

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