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Cassius meaning and name origin

Cassius \c(as)-sius\ as a boy's 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 boxing champion Muhammad Ali.

Cassius has 3 variant forms: Cash, Cass and Cassio.

For more information, see also the related name Cassian.

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Popularity of Cassius

Cassius is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#65101 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Cassius name for boys (2012 statistics). Compare Cassius with its variant forms and related boy baby names.


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