Kane Name Meaning & Origin

Kane

Pronunciation: KAYN (key)

Origin of the name Kane:

Transferred use of the surname, which is ann Anglicized form of O'Cathán (descendant of Cathán). Cathán is a diminutive form of any of the names beginning with the element Cath-.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Cathán, Kaine, Kayne, Keane

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Male name of Kayleen, "Keeper of the Keys".

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Close friend of Mariah and Logan. Adored by Wyatt.

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CoKane, Candy Kane, Kane-i-kins, twig, KFC, Kane the Cranky Cactus, fire queen, Kanye,

Meanings and history of the name Kane: | Edit

Of Gaelic origin, meaning "Fighter". Of Welsh origin, meaning "Beautiful".

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Kane Hodder, American actor, stuntman and author. Best known for playing Jason Voorhees in Friday The 13th.

Kane - fictious character in Command & Conquer 3 Tiberium Wars a lot of other Command & Conquer games leader of the Cult Nod opposes GDI in an entire sci-fi world centered around the game C&C

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