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In general, Casey is a common variation of the Gaelic cathasaigh, meaning vigilant or watchful. At least six different septs used this name, primarily in the Counties of Cork and Dublin.

Casey may refer to:

People

Places

Antarctica
Australia
United States

Fiction

  • Buster "Rant" Casey, fictional character in the 2007 Chuck Palahniuk novel Rant
  • "Casey", fictional character in the 1888 poem Casey at the Bat
  • "Casey", the Japanese name for Abra, one of the three fictional species of Pokémon
  • "Casey", the puppet companion of Mr. Dressup
  • Casey Connor, fictional character in the 1998 film The Faculty played by Elijah Wood
  • Casey Junior, locomotive in the 1941 film Dumbo
  • Casey Kelso, fictional character in the television series That '70s Show
  • Casey McDonald, fictional character in the television series Life with Derek
  • Casey Novak, fictional character in the television series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
  • Casey Ryback, fictional character in the Under Siege films played by Steven Seagal
  • Casey Shraeger, fictional character in the television series The Unusuals
  • Detective Casey, fictional character in the Mickey Mouse universe
  • John Casey (Chuck), fictional character in the television series Chuck

Music

  • Casey (song), 2008 song by Darren Hayes from the album This Delicate Thing We've Made
  • Casey's Song, 2005 song by City and Colour from the album Sometimes

Other uses

See also

References


Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

English

Etymology

Anglicisation of an Irish surname Ó Cathasaig (descendant of (a person named) Watchful).

  • Also the nickname of an American folk hero "Casey" Jones, from his home town Cayce in Kentucky.

Proper noun

Singular
Casey

Plural
-

Casey

  1. A surname.
  2. A male given name.
  3. A female given name.

Wikispecies

Up to date as of January 23, 2010
(Redirected to Thomas Casey article)

From Wikispecies

U.S. entomologist (1857-1925)

Reference

Bulletin AMNH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES: Casey, Thomas Lincoln








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