Origin:Irish
Popularity:761
Meaning:alert, watchful
Casey is a friendly, lively name that after centuries of being popular in its native Ireland, was introduced in the US through “The Ballad of Casey Jones,” a tale about a real-life train engineer who bravely sacrificed his life for those of his passengers. This Irish surname turned given name doesn’t discriminate when it comes to gender: Casey is fitting for males and females alike.

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  • Casey Kasem
    Actor

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Source: Social Security Administration

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