[ 1 syll. ca-se, cas-e ] The baby boy name Case is pronounced KaeZ- †. Case's origin is Latin, Celtic, and Slavonic, and its use, English and Irish. From Latin roots, its meaning is 'from the home or dwelling place'.
In addition, Case is a contracted form (English and Irish) of the English Casey.
Case is also a contracted form of the English and German Casimir.
Case is rather popular as a baby boy name. The name has been increasing in popularity since the 2000s; prior to that, it was of only irregular use. At the modest height of its usage in 2014, 0.030% of baby boys were named Case. It was #467 in rank then. In 2018, it ranked at #506 with a usage of 0.029%, and it was the most popular within all boy names in its family. Case was used 20% more than the next ranked name, Casey, in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Case: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"