What does Cassius mean?
Cassius /cas-si-us/ as a boys' name is pronounced KASH-us. It is of Latin origin. Possibly "empty, hollow". An old Roman family clan name. Shakespeare's Julius Caesar depicts Caius Cassius as politically ambitious. In modern times, Cassius Clay was the birth name of the heavyweight boxer Muhammad Ali.
Affiliated boy name: Cassian.
Cassius has 1 feminine form: Cassia.Kreatif forms:
(male) Casius, Cassimus, ..
(female) Cassina, Cassine, ..
How popular is Cassius?
Cassius is an unusual given name for men. Cassius is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name statistics of Cassius for boys. Cassius reached its highest position of #687 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is at #704 currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Cassius and corresponding names. Popular related forms of Cassius (#704 a year ago) appearing in the Top 2000 are Cash (#275 a year ago) and Cass. These relations of Cassius were at the apex of their popularity less than a decade ago (usage of 0.1%) and have remained as common to this day (usage 0.1%, ▼7.5%). Cassius and Cash are two of the more fashionable boy names here.
Recommended names are Anastius, Basilius, Blasius, Caddis, Caddiss, Cadmus, Caius, Callis, Carolus, Casmir, Casmire, Caspian, Cassady, Cassedy, Casshe, Cassidey, Cassidy, Cassiel, Celsius, Celsus, Claudius, Crispus, Dacius, Darius▼, Darrius▼, Fabius, Faustus, Gaius, Jarius, Marius, Rasmus, Rastus, Sassacus, Stasius, Vasilius and Vasilus. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cassius.