Name: Casper

Origin and Meaning of the Name Casper

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    (KAS pur)
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    English speaking countries
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    Casper is a variant spelling of Caspar, a name of Persian origin which traditionally belonged to one of the three Magi (the Three Wise Men of the Christian nativity story). The name is also associated with the children's cartoon character Casper the Friendly Ghost.

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