Name Cäsar – origin and meaning

Cäsar is a male name.

Origin of Cäsar

Cäsar is a form of Caesar, which was originally a Roman cognomen, that was popular with the Julier family (see Gaius Iulius Caesar).

Meaning of Cäsar

It is not conclusively clarified, from which Latin term the name Cäsar derived, but probably from “caedere”, which which means “to cut out/to hit”. According to a legend, Gaius Iulius Caesar was supposedly born by Caesarean section, which is why he was called Caesar. Cäsar therefore means “the one cut out of the womb”.

Pronunciation of Cäsar

Alternate spelling of Cäsar

Caesar Cesar César

Cäsar in the categories

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