Name: Kane

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kane

  • Meaning:
    A spear
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  • Meaning:
    Beautiful, fair
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  • Meaning:
    Golden
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (kayn); (KAH neh)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kane

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  • Used in:
    English and Japanese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In English-speaking countries Kane is usually a respelling of Cain. It is also a Japanese name meaning 'golden'.

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