What does Cassius mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Cassius, Cassius Longinus, Gaius Cassius Longinus(noun)

    prime mover in the conspiracy against Julius Caesar (died in 42 BC)


  1. Cassius(ProperNoun)


  2. Origin: Cassius, a Roman gens name possibly derived from cassus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cassius(noun)

    a brownish purple pigment, obtained by the action of some compounds of tin upon certain salts of gold. It is used in painting and staining porcelain and glass to give a beautiful purple color. Commonly called Purple of Cassius

  2. Origin: [From the name of the discoverer, A. Cassius, a German physician of the 17th centry.]


  1. Cassius

    Cassius is a French musical duo that records and releases music in the house music, indie dance and synthpop genres. The group consists of producers Philippe Cerboneschi and Hubert Blanc-Francart, better known as Philippe Zdar and Boom Bass.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cassius in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cassius in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Julius Caesar:

    Let me have men about me that are fat, sleek headed men that sleeps all night, young Cassius has a lean and hungry look, he thinks too much, such men are dangerous.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    Let me have men about me that are fat, Sleek-headed men, and such as sleep o' nights Yond Cassius has a lean and hungry look He thinks too much such men are dangerous.

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