Name Kasandra Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Kasandra


Kasandra is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Kasandra

Kasandra is a form of the name Kassandra. Kassandra is a name from Greek mythology. She is the daughter of king Priam, a Trojan princess and was cursed by Apollo, so that no one believes her prophecies about the Trojan war.

What is the meaning of the name Kasandra?

The meaning of the name Kasandra is unclear. The second element of the name derived from ancient Greek “anēr/ἀνήρ” meaning “man”. The first element is of unknown origin. One assumes, that Kasandra means “shining upon men” and “who fills men with love” (from Greek “kekasmai/κεκασμαι” = to shine) or “catcher of men”, “entangler of men” (from Greek “kassuō” = I concoct a plot).

Pronunciation of Kasandra

Variants of the name Kasandra

Casandra Cassandra Kassandra

Popularity of the name Kasandra

The name Kasandra is ranked #1884 overall.

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