Name: Kassiopeia

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kassiopeia

  • Meaning:
    She whose words excel
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  • Pronunciation:
    (kass ee OH pey uh)
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    Itself (Kassiopeia)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kassiopeia

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    English and Greek speaking countries
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    In Greek mythology Kassiopeia was the wife of the Ethiopian king Cepheus and the mother of Andromeda. She was known for her vanity. After being turned to stone by Perseus she was placed in the sky as a constellation by Poseidon.

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