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Cain (girl)

What does Cain mean?

Cain Pronunciation of Cain [cain] as a girls' name (also used more commonly as boys' name Cain) is a Welsh name, and the name Cain means "beautiful and white, blessed". Cain is a version of Ceinwen (Welsh): from "cain gwen".

Associated with: beautiful, white, blessed.


Cain has 1 variant: Keyne.

2 masculine forms: Caine and Kain.

Creative forms:
(female) Caina, Cania, ..

(male) Cacon, Caney, ..

Middle name pairings:
Cain America (C.A.), ..

How popular is Cain?

Cain is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#516 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Cain has yet to be recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cain name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cain outside U.S.

Similar Names

Cain is pronounced similarly to Con, Kine, Quin and Quinn. Other suggested similar names are Adin, Arin, Cacie, Cacy, Cadi, Cady, Cai, Caila, Cailin, Cailyn, Caisi, Cait, Caiti, Caity, Cala, Calie, Calin, Calina, Calyn, Cam, Cama, Cami, Camia, Camrin, Canna, Cari, Carie, Carin, Carina, Carlin, Carna, Carrin, Cary, Cas, Casi, Casie, Cason, Cass, Cat, Cate, Cath, Catia, Catie, Catina, Catlin, Cato, Catrin, Caty, Cay, Caye, Caylin, Ceil, China, Cis, Clair, Corin, Cris, Cyn, Eadin, Edin, Elain, Erin, Jalin, Jin, Kalin, Karin, Marin, Min, Rain, Satin and Tarin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cain.

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