Meaning and Origin of Caine - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Caine

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Hebrew : Craftsman; spear
  • Hawaiian : Man, the eastern sky
  • Irish : Honor, tribute
  • Japanese : Doubly accomplished, golden, man
  • Scottish : Warlike

Family name origins & meanings:

  • Scottish, English, and French : variant spelling of Cain.
  • French : derogatory nickname for a peevish or bad-tempered person, from caigne ‘bitch’.