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Updated June 9, 2019

Boy name origins & meanings

  • German : Philosopher

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • Scottish : unexplained. The surname appears in Scottish records from the 15th century; in at least one case it is believed to have come from Flanders.
  • Americanized spelling of German Kant.

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