What does Kain mean?
Kain [kain] as a boys' name is pronounced kayn. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Kain is "acquire". Variant of Kenan. Biblical: refers to the tribe of Kenites or to a city in Judah. See also Cain.
Affiliated boy name: Kane.
Associated with: biblical.
(male) Keein, Khain, ..
(female) Kada, Katen, .. Middle name pairings:
Kain Tylan (K.T.), ..
How popular is Kain?
Kain is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#6651 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Kain was first listed in 1994 and reached its top rank of #1201 in the U.S. in 2014, and is currently at #1387. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Cain (#743 the previous year), Caine, Kaine (#1379), Kane (#430) and Kenan (#1665) are the popular related forms of Kain (#1387 the previous year) listed in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Kain is at its most widespread presently (average #1267). Cain and Kane are two of the more chic names for newborns among these.
Kain is alike in pronunciation to Con, Conn, Kahn, Kayne, Kean, Keane, Keen, Keene, Ken▼, Kenn, Keon, Keyne, Khan, Khanh, Kian▲, Kiean, Quin and Quinn▲. Other recommended names are Aarin, Adin, Alain, Alin, Amin, Arin, Bain, Dain, Davin, Fain, Iain, Jalin, Jasin, Kadin▼, Kadir, Kadon, Kadyn, Kael, Kagan, Kahan, Kahil, Kai▲, Kaiden▲, Kaidin, Kail, Kaimi, Kairn, Kairne, Kalil, Kalin, Kalvin, Kam, Kamil, Kana, Kano, Karl▼, Karny (see Kearney), Kasie, Kason▲, Katlin, Kay▼, Kaydin, Kim▼, King▲, Klint, Kris▼, Malin, Odin▲, Olin▼, Owain, Owin, Pain, Rain, Swain, Talin, Wain and Zain▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kain.