First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kasai

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Washington, United States says the name Kasai is of Japanese origin and means "Fire".
  • According to a user from Michigan, United States, the name Kasai is of Japanese origin and means "Bamboo hat and well".
  • A submission from New Jersey, United States says the name Kasai means "Bringing Peace" and is of Unknown origin.
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  1. A river of southwestern Africa that rises in central Angola and flows east and then north (forming part of the border between Angola and Congo) and continuing northwest through Congo to empty into the Congo River on the border between Congo and Republic of the Congo

Notable Persons Named Kasai

Kasai Hinds is a sports team member for the Tivoli Gardens F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Kasai

Kimiko was born on December 15th, 1945.


Noriaki Kasai is a skier. Noriaki was born on June 6th, 1972 in Shimokawa, Hokkaido, Japan.


Jun was born on September 9th, 1974 in Obihiro, Hokkaido.


Tomomi Kasai is a j-pop japanese idol, singer, and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2006 to 2006. Tomomi was born on November 16th, 1991 in Tokyo, Japan. Tomomi is also known as 河西 智美 (Japanese).


Mina is a voice acting in japan and voice actress. She has been prominent since 2006. Mina was given the name Mina Kasai on February 13th, 1984 in Gifu.


Kenichi was born in 1970.


Where is the name Kasai popular?

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Popularity of Kasai as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kasai U.S.
  White 13.75% 64.26%
  African American 3.72% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 71.92% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 8.60% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.01% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kasai

People with the last name Kasai are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Kasai

  • How Popular is the name Kasai? Kasai is the 26,092nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Kasai was the 58,182nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kasai have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 212 babies born with the first name Kasai in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kasai to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kasai? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1996 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Kasai born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kasai was in 2017 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Random Kasai Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kasai is not a popular baby boy's name in Delaware. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Delaware have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Kasai: Your name in reverse order is Iasak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aksia. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kasai? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 349 people with the last name Kasai.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kasai? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kasai as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.