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Cassaundra is a rare spelling variation of Cassandra. It has the same ancient Greek origins, however, dating back to a Trojan princess who was a prophetess. Cassaundra is not as popular as Cassandra and is only at rank 12,739.

Meaning of the name Cassaundra:

Greek: one who shines and excels over men

Origin of the name Cassaundra:

Cassaundra is a spelling variation of the baby name Cassandra. It comes from the Greek option, Kassandra. Kassandra likely comes from the words “kekasmai” and “aner.” The first individual with the name Cassandra, which inspired Cassaundra, was a princess from Troy with a curse from Apollo regarding her prophecies.

Symbolism of the name Cassaundra:

The baby name Cassaundra has the same meaning as Cassandra. Cassandra means “one who shines or excels over men.” Remember, it comes from the Greek root words “kekasmai” and “aner.” “Kekasmai” translates to “to excel” or “to shine.” “Aner” means “man.”

Style of the name Cassaundra:

Classical

Gender of the name Cassaundra:

Cassaundra is a formal name for girls.

Pronunciation of the name Cassaundra:

kuh-SAHN-druh or kuh-SAN-druh

Number of syllables in the name Cassaundra:

Three

Emotion evoked from the name Cassaundra:

Cassaundra is a regal and refined name. It is formal and wholesome.

Alternative spellings for the name Cassaundra:

  • Cassandra 
  • Kassandra
  • Kassaundra
  • Caszandra
  • Kaszandra

Nicknames for the name Cassaundra:

Popularity of the name Casssaundra:

Cassaundra is not a top 1,000 name in America that is on the Social Security Popularity Index. It has no record on the list. As of 2021, Cassaundra is a top 13,000 baby name, ranking at number 12,739.

Related names for the name Cassaundra:

Great middle names for Cassaundra and their meanings:

  • Reese (enthusiasm, ardent, fiery)
  • Anne (favor, grace)
  • Jane (God is gracious)
  • Helen (light, sun)
  • Louise (famous warrior)
  • Edith (riches, blessed)
  • Pauline (small)
  • Miriam (drop of the sea, bitter)

Famous people with the name Cassaundra:

Cassaundras in popular culture:

There are no fictional characters with the name Cassaundra.