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Kasey (boy)

What does Kasey mean?

Kasey Pronunciation of Kasey [kasey] as a boys' name (also used more regularly as girls' name Kasey) is pronounced KAY-see. It is of Irish origin, and the meaning of Kasey is "alert; vigorous". Variant of Casey.

Associated with: irish.


Kasey has 1 variant: Kacey.

Related boy name: Kasi.

4 more related forms via Casey: Cace, Cacey, Case and Caycey.

Creative forms:
(male) Keesey, Kosey, ..

(female) Kasa, Kashi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kasey Donnell (K.D.), ..

How popular is Kasey?

Kasey is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1177 out of 1220, Top 96%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#26035 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Kasey entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its apex rank of #459 in the U.S. in 1991, and is at #1581 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant form and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Kasey (#1581 via latest list) ranked in the Top 2000 are Case (#540 via latest list), Casey (#551) and Kacey. Other variants, like Caycey, are seldom used. These forms of Kasey were at the apex of their popularity 25 years ago (average #981) and are now significantly less conventional (#1168, 73.8%), with forms like Kasey becoming somewhat outmoded. Case is the most chic name for newborns among these.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kasey, Case, Casey, Kacey in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kasey and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kasey is pronounced similarly to Kacy, Kasee, Kasie, Kaycee, Kosi, Kwasi and Kwassi. Other recommended names are Baley, Caley, Carey, Dacey, Dahey, Daley, Darsey, Davey, Garey, Haley, Halsey, Hastey, Jacey, Jamey, Jamsey, Kade, Kaden, Kael, Kagen, Kaiser, Kale, Kaleb, Kalen, Kaley, Kamrey, Kane, Kapel, Karel, Karney, Karny (see Kearney), Kaseem, Kasim, Kason, Kasper, Kass, Kay, Kaye, Kayley, Kealey, Kelsey, Key, Kiley, Kinsey, Kobey, Kodey, Korey, Lacey, Macey, Massey, Maxey, Paley, Ramey, Ramsey and Tavey. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kasey.

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