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Casper the friendly ghost is a famous ghost that most kids know and love!
-- Jinx  1/8/2006
Casper or Kasper in Germany is a jack-in-the box, a toy for kids. What I want to know, being that my name is Casper, where did the ghost come from? How did they hook the two together?
-- gost  2/9/2006
Dutch pronunciation is CAHS-pur. [noted -ed]
-- X-Mar  2/19/2006
Casper is Claudia Schiffer's son's name.
-- dani_08  3/5/2006
The actor Skandar Keynes (Edmund Pevensie in Narnia) his second middle name is Casper.
-- BoiCrazii  7/6/2006
On wikipedia.org it says that Casper means "Master of the treasure".
-- Cyneburga  10/29/2007
It's not the worst name out there, but I must say that the first thing that comes to mind is Casper the Friendly Ghost, along with the tune that has stuck in my mind, even though I haven't watched the program since 1991 or 1992. People with this name would probably have the tune stuck in my head all day.
-- slight night shiver  4/20/2008
Ditto. I would like this name a lot if not for the dumb cartoon! Grr.
-- Katheros  6/12/2008
Because of the ghost I would only use this as a middle name, and only because it is a family name.
-- Anonymous User  1/15/2009
I think Casper is a really cute name. ^^
-- SkullRose  4/8/2009
I don't think that many children these days would even be familiar with 'Casper the Friendly Ghost.' There's no reason for this name to be considered unusable. It's short and fun.
-- vomiting  6/4/2009
Casper Van Dien is an American actor. The name Casper is passed down through generations in his family on first born sons.
-- vomiting  6/12/2009
Also a very popular name in Denmark along with the other spelling Kasper. So not only a Dutch name. [noted -ed]
-- Kris-tine  2/8/2010
Casper Wells, an American baseball player.
-- Anonymous User  12/11/2011
Casper is the stage name of a German rapper who is gaining popularity at the moment. I think it's a beautiful name, quite old and regal sounding. Mystical!
-- kodabear  2/6/2012
I SO wish this name was more common. It needs to rid itself of the pale and ghostly connotation from that outdated cartoon. Casper is a really cool name, plus if a guy wanted to, he could go by Cass. The names Cassidy and Cassandra are popular for girls, so I really hope this one day makes a comeback. It was an uncommon name during the late 1800s, but today is pretty much nonexistent.
-- codenameflame  2/28/2012
I don't think the ghost deserves to be listed in the name description. It's not that famous.
-- thesnowwhiterose  5/7/2013
Casper is one of the Three Wise Men, or Magi. I have always heard Casper, not Jasper.
-- thesnowwhiterose  5/7/2013
The name Casper was given to 68 baby boys born in the US in 2012.
-- Oohvintage  7/20/2013
I think this name is nice. It's really rare in Australia.
-- Almonds  7/27/2013
Casper is an okay name, but I prefer the nickname for it, Cas.
-- DaisyGraceBaker  7/7/2014
Caspar is also used in America. Definitely due to the association with the child's tv show. But it's a good name.
-- KenniWinchester  10/23/2014
I love the name Casper! It it very underused in my opinion. Yes, lots of people think of Casper the Friendly Ghost BUT this name is classy & handsome regardless! :-)
-- LoveHeartKawaii  11/2/2014

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