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Kasey name meaning

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967
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Boys

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Kasey mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Kasey

User Submitted Origins

English
51%
Gaelic
27%
Celtic
22%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from California, U.S., the name Kasey is of Gaelic origin and means "Irish: brave. English: vigorous, alert. American: best friend".
  2. A submission from Oregon, U.S. says the name Kasey means "Brave irish" and is of Celtic origin.
  3. A submission from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Kasey means "Watchful".
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Anglicisation of an Irish surname Ó Cathasaig (“descendant of (a person named) Watchful”).

  1. A male given name.
  2. A female given name

Notable Persons Named Kasey

Notable Persons Named Kasey

Kasey Chambers

Kasey Chambers is a country music and country pop musician. She plays Vocals and guitar. She was most active from 1993 to 1998. Kasey was born on June 4th, 1976 in Mount Gambier, South Australia.

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Kasey Keller

Kasey Keller is a soccer player for the Portland Pilots, Portland Timbers (1985–90), Millwall F.C., Leicester City F.C., Rayo Vallecano, Tottenham Hotspur F.C., Southampton F.C., Borussia Mönchengladbach, Fulham F.C., Seattle Sounders FC, United States men's national under-20 soccer team, and Unite. Kasey was born on November 29th, 1969 in Olympia, Washington, United States.

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Kasey Kahne

Kasey Kahne is a nascar driver.

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Kasey Rogers

Her career lasted from 1949 to 2000. Kasey was given the name Josie Imogene Rogers on December 15th, 1925 in Morehouse, Missouri, U.S. Kasey is also known as Laura Elliott and Laura Elliot. She died on July 6th, 2006.

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Kasey James

Kasey James is a wrestler. Kasey was born on March 20th, 1982 in Belvidere, Illinois.

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Kasey Cisyk

Kasey Cisyk was a singer and actress. Her career lasted from 1971 to 1998. Kasey was given the name Kvitka Cisyk on April 4th, 1953 in Queens, New York, U.S. She died on March 29th, 1998.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Kasey

Notable Persons With the Last Name Kasey

Paul Kasey

Paul was born on August 5th, 1973 in Chatham, Kent.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kasey U.S.
  White 61.01% 64.26%
  African American 28.02% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.03% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 5.07% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.48% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.38% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kasey

People with the last name Kasey are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Kasey

  • What name lists does Kasey rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Kasey? Kasey is the 1,113th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kasey was the 25,535th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kasey have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 44,239 babies born with the first name Kasey in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kasey to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kasey? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kasey first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kasey is Thursday, March 25th, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Kasey born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kasey was in 1992 with a total of 1,394 babies. That's a lot of babies named Kasey!
  • Random Kasey Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kasey ranks 96th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, 46 babies in Kentucky have the same name in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Kasey: The name spelled backwards is Yesak. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Sykea. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kasey? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 967 people with the last name Kasey.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kasey? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kasey as their last name since less than 1 person in 303k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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