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Meaning of Cass by Wiktionary Dictionary


    Proper noun


    1. A medieval diminutive of the female given name Cassandra .
    2. A matronymic surname .
    3. A male given name transferred from the surname; also a diminutive of Cassius .

    Related terms

    • Cassie


Definition of Cass by GCIDE Dictionary


  1. Cass ( kăs ), v. t. [F. casser, LL. cassare, fr. L. cassus empty, hollow, and perhaps influenced by L. quassare to shake, shatter, v. intens. of quatere to shake. Cf. Cashier, v. t., Quash, Cask.] To render useless or void; to quash; to annul; to reject; to send away. [Obs.] Sir W. Raleigh.