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Gender: Female Pronunciation: cass-ee-ah-nee Meaning of Cassiane: "cinnamon" Origin of Cassiane: Greek

The name Cassiane is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "cinnamon". Cassiane and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose... Name Game- GIRLS".

From the experts:

Cassiane, also spelled Kassiani or Kasiani, is an ancient Greek name best known as the name of a saint famous as a hymnographer. The Hymn of Cassiane, traditionally sung on Tuesday of Easter Week in the Greek Orthodox Church, is associated with fallen women. The 9th century saint Cassiane was supposed to be in love with the Emperor Theophilos, who rejected her when she proved to be more intelligent than he.

Virtually unknown in the U.S., Cassiane may well become more prominent along with the raft of similar names gaining new style currency, from the boys' names Cassian and Cassius to Cassia, Kasia and Keziah.

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Cassiane (Santana Santos Manhães Guimarães), Brazilian gospel singer

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