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Cainan Meaning


What does Cainan mean?

The name Cainan is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Cainan is "posession".

Cainan is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Cai-nan.

The Given Name Cainan

Cainan is good for parents who want a name that is enchanting and unique.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

Although unique, your little simple Cainan, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Cainan Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 2,649 in baby name popularity for boys with 46 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,024 in baby name popularity for boys with 38 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Cainan Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Cainan has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Cainan to other names.

Cainan Related Names

Famous Cainans

  • Cainan ~ Biblical Character (Luke 3:36)

Cainan Numerology

What will your new littleCainan be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Cainan are often harsh and rosy but most of all they are read more >>

Cainan Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Cainan in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Cainan.

Just for fun, see the name Cainan in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Cainan in Nautical Flags page.