Kacper - boys name

Kacper name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 92%

Kacper name meaning:

Kacper is a boy's name of Polish origin, deriving from the name Casper or Jasper, which is of Persian origin. The name Casper, spelled as "Kacper" in Polish, means "treasurer" or "keeper of the treasure". The name is historically significant, as it is thought to have belonged to one of the Three Wise Men, or Magi, who visited Jesus after his birth, bringing gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh. This biblical association imbues the name with connotations of wisdom, wealth, and the journeying to find something of great value.

In contemporary times, the name Kacper is quite popular in Poland and is gaining recognition in other parts of the world due to the global movement of cultures and names. Parents might choose this name for their child due to its noble meaning, its historical and religious significance, or simply because of its unique and pleasant sound. Kacper carries with it a sense of adventure, generosity, and the pursuit of valuable goals, making it a meaningful choice for a boy.


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Overall UK ranking: 381 out of 4789

117 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (372)

Historical popularity of Kacper

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