The blackcurrant plant, Ribes nigrum; the flavor of its berries
A liqueur made from these berries, especially crème de cassis.
Cassis and soda is a popular drink.
A wine flavor note, suggesting the fruity and full-bodied characteristics of the fruit.
Etymology: From cassis
Cassis (French pronunciation: [kasi]; Occitan: Cassís) is a commune situated east of Marseille in the department of Bouches-du-Rhône in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region, whose coastline is known in English as the French Riviera, in Southern France. In 2016, it had a population of 7,265. It is a popular tourist destination, famous for its cliffs (falaises) and the sheltered inlets called calanques. The wines of Cassis are white and rosé, and not to be confused with crème de cassis, a specialty of Burgundy which takes its name from blackcurrants (cassis), not the commune.
"Cassis" is a maxi-single by The Gazette, initially released as an A-type and a B-type, the A-type containing a music video for the song "Cassis", the B-type containing a bonus track. After these had both gone out of print, a regular type was released, containing only the A-side song and the B-side song.
Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Cassis is ranked #44872 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Cassis surname appeared 478 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Cassis.
69.6% or 333 total occurrences were White.
14.2% or 68 total occurrences were Black.
13.6% or 65 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
1.4% or 7 total occurrences were of two or more races.
The numerical value of cassis in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of cassis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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