Though it means “curly-headed,” plenty of straight-haired or no-haired babies are given the name Cassidy. With Irish origins, this once more commonly surname comes from Ó Caiside or son of Caiside to English speakers. As is often the case, a gender-neutral name is often dominated by one gender. In the case of Cassidy, it’s the girls who come out as winners. Whether you’re having a girl or a boy, Cassidy is a fabulous name, especially for those who have Irish roots.

Famous People Named Cassidy

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  • Ted Cassidy
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