What does Cairn mean?
Cairn /cairn/ as a boys' name is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Cairn is "mound of rocks". Place name. Cairns were built as far back as the Stone Age, and many of these ancient cairns can be seen in the British Isles.
Related boy name: Carnell.Kreatif forms: Cairnna, Cairnne. [more]
How popular is Cairn?
Cairn is an uncommon given name for men. Cairn is an equally unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Carnell is the only popular variation form of Cairn (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000. Adoption of this form of Cairn was more pronounced during 1950-1959 (adoption of 0.1%) and is now lower. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Cairn and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Cairn is pronounced similarly to Carne, Kearn, Kearne, Keiron and Kern. Other suggested similar baby names are Caerwyn, Cain▲, Caird, Cairo, Carney, Carny, Caron, Carwyn, Ciaran, Coren, Corin, Corrin, Crain, Craine, Crayn, Curran, Cyran and Nairn. Like Cairn, these names are not frequently used.