Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. KASH-ən(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the Roman family name Cassianus, which was derived from Cassius. This was the name of several saints, including a 3rd-century martyr from Tangier who is the patron saint of stenographers and a 5th-century mystic who founded a monastery in Marseille.

Related Names



Name Days

Austria: August 13


Entry updated January 21, 2022