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What does Mccain mean?

Mccain Pronunciation of Mccain [mc-cain] as a name for boys is a variant form of Mc- (Scottish, Irish): surnames occasionally used as given names.


4 related forms via Mc-: Mcclain, Mccoy, Mckade and Mckay.

Creative forms:
(male) Macain, Micain, ..

(female) Mcca, ..

Middle name pairings:
Mccain Ayman (M.A.), ..

How popular is Mccain?

Mccain is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#1842 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Mccoy (#1050 in 2015) and Mckay are the popular variation forms of Mccain (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these relations of Mccain is at its highest presently (adoption of 0.01%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mccoy, Mckay in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mccain and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Mccain is pronounced similarly to Machen, Machon, Macon, Mcgown and Mochan. Other suggested similar names are Acelin, Adrain, Alain, Albain, Allain, Bain, Blain, Brain, Cain, Crain, Dain, Duwain, Dwain, Efrain, Fain, Fechin, Gawain, Husain, Iain, Jachin, Jacqin, Kain, Macaire, Macalpin, Macario, Maccario, Machin, Mackie, Macklin, Maik, Makai, Malin, Mallin, Malvin, Mann, Marlin, Martin, Marwin, Maslin, Maurin, Mcalpin, Mccrea, Mcmahon, Mcneil, Medvin, Medwin, Mellin, Melvin, Merlin, Mervin, Merwin, Micael, Micah, Mical, Michail, Michio, Mihai, Mihail, Milan, Miltin (see Milton), Morfin, Munchin, Murvin, Mycah, Owain, Pain, Rain, Swain, Twain and Urbain. These names tend to be more frequently used than Mccain.