Meaning : A biblical name of Hebrew origin meaning "spear" or "aquired"., Craftsman, Full of Beauty,

Origin : Biblical Latin, Biblical, Hebrew,

Pronunciation : (Cai-n), KAYN (English)  , KAYN,

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Cain Expression, Cain Soul Urge, Cain Inner Dream


Numerology information Cain:

numerologyName Number: 9 Meaning: Divine, God, Goodness, Truth, Unconditional love, Gift, Free will, Ideal, Whole, Endless


Additional information Cain:

additionalAlso a surname.

additionalCain can be traced to several origins. It was the name of the first son of Adam and Eve in the bible. He killed his brother and was exiled, this being the worlds first murder according to Christianity. Cain is said to mean ‘Spear’ in this sense. However, in Welsh Cain takes on a feminine form and a completely different meaning. For a girls name, it is said to mean ‘Full of Beauty’ in welsh. Cain Velasquez is a Mexican/ American Heavyweight Champion of martial arts.

additionalIrish Meaning: The name Cain is an Irish baby name. In Irish the meaning of the name Cain is: Archaic.

additionalBiblical Meaning: The name Cain is a Biblical baby name. In Biblical the meaning of the name Cain is: Possession; or possessed.

additionalHebrew Meaning: The name Cain is a Hebrew baby name. In Hebrew the meaning of the name Cain is: Spear; possessed. In the Bible Cain was the first murderer having killed his brother Abel in a fit of jealousy.

additionalWelsh Meaning: The name Cain is a Welsh baby name. In Welsh the meaning of the name Cain is: Clear water.

additionalMeans "acquired" in Hebrew. In Genesis in the Old Testament, Cain is the first son of Adam and Eve. He killed his brother Abel after God accepted Abel's offering instead of his.


Definition funny of Cain:

urbanThe most amazing man to have ever walked the Earth. Beautiful inside and out. Kind, sexy,charming, hilarious, a blast to be around, a true big kid at heart. You will never meet a more perfect man. If there is a Cain in you're life, you're extremely lucky. Don't ever let him go, he is irreplaceable.

urban"Dam his a Cain"

urbanOne of the sons of Adam and Eve and possible the first vampire. After he killed Abel he was banished and nature would no longer support him with fruits and plants to eat. Although it doesn't say what happened to him after his banishment he may have had to result to cannibalistic behavior to survive thus becoming the first vampire.

urbanCain was marked so that no person would help him and nature would not support him.

urbanResponsible for killing twenty five percent of the early world's population. Killed a larger percent of the human population than any disease or war in human history.

urbanCain knew three people. He killed one of them. If you knew Cain, you had a seventy five percent chance of survival.

urbanAn australian word for pain or loss.


Expression information Cain:

expressionPeople with this name tend to be passionate, compassionate, intuitive, romantic, and to have magnetic personalities. They are usually humanitarian, broadminded and generous, and tend to follow professions where they can serve humanity. Because they are so affectionate and giving, they may be imposed on. They are romantic and easily fall in love, but may be easily hurt and are sometimes quick-tempered.


Soul information Cain:

soulPeople with this name have a deep inner desire to use their abilities in leadership, and to have personal independence. They would rather focus on large, important issues, and delegate the details.


Songs about Cain:

songsAdam Raised a Cain - Bruce Springsteen  

songsTwist Of Cain by Danzig from the Album Danzig

songsAdam Raised A Cain by The Jeff Healey Band from the Album House On Fire: The Jeff Healey Band Demos & Rarities

songsI Cain't Say No by Celeste Holm from the Album Oklahoma! (Original Broadway Cast)

songsY Cain't Da Homiez Hear Me? by Gospel Gangstaz from the Album Gang Affiliated

songsI Cain't Say No by Vicki Simon from the Album The Songs of Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein II

songsRaising Cain by Gregory Alan Isakov from the Album That Sea, the Gambler

songsI Cain't Say No by Kaye Ballard from the Album Rogers and Hammersteins Oklahoma!: Sung by Nelson Eddy


Books about Cain:

booksCain by José Saramago and Margaret Jull Costa (Oct 4, 2011)

booksCain by James Byron Huggins (Jul 7, 1997)

booksThe Cain Chronicles, Episodes 1-4: New Moon Summer, Blood Moon Harvest, Moon of the Terrible, Red Rose Moon (Seasons... by SM Reine (Nov 10, 2013)

booksCain (Ben Blue Book 5) by Lou Bradshaw (Aug 3, 2014)

booksCain's Identity (Scanguards Vampires #9) by Tina Folsom (Sep 3, 2014)

booksCain's Crusaders (The Human Chronicles Saga Book 6) by T.R. Harris (Aug 6, 2014)

booksCain at Gettysburg by Ralph Peters (Feb 25, 2014)


Movies about Cain:

moviesSaving Sarah Cain 2008 PG CC - Runtime: 1 hr 44 mins Starring: Lisa Pepper, Abigail Mason, et al. Directed by: 20th_Century_Fox

moviesThe Mark of Cain 2012 R - Runtime: 1 hr 31 mins Starring: Gerard Kearns, Matthew McNulty, et al. Directed by: Marc Munden

moviesRaising Cain 2009 R CC - Runtime: 1 hr 33 mins Directed by: Brian De Palma

moviesSaving Sarah Cain 2007 PG-13 - Runtime: 1 hr 43 mins Starring: Abigail Mason, Lisa Pepper, et al. Directed by: Michael Landon Jr.

moviesRaising Cain 1998 R - Runtime: 1 hr 31 mins Starring: John Lithgow, Lolita Davidovich, et al. Directed by: Brian De Palma

moviesMedium - The Complete Second Season 2005 NR - Runtime: 16 hrs Starring: Patricia Arquette, Miguel Sandoval, et al. Directed by: Aaron Lipstadt, Arliss Howard, et al.

moviesAbel Raises Cain 2008 NR - Runtime: 1 hr 23 mins Directed by: Jenny Abel and Jeff Hockett


Wiki information Cain:

Cain and Abel
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Comments and insights on the name Cain:

Cane, for an alternative spelling

Personal experiences with the name Cain:

My name is Cain and growing up people always thought it was very unique (And spelled Kane). After moving to the buckle of the bible belt (North Carolina) I received a much different reaction when meeting people (especially older people). I have never run into another person with the first name Cain.

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Meanings and history of the name Cain:

Cain is one of two sons of Adam and Eve, the other being Abel. Cain and Abel presented their own gifts to God. God was more impressed with Abel's gift and ignored Cain's. Cain, filled with jealously, killed Abel, committing the first murder. Cain also means spear.

Famous real-life people named Cain:
Cain in song, story & screen:

Kain Highwind from the popular Final Fantasy 4 RPG series most likely got his name from Cain's of the bible. Cain, in the bible, was jealous of his brother Abel over God loving his gift more than his. Kain is jealous of his best friend who shares the same adoptive father as him, over a girl named Rosa loving his friend Cecil more than him. Kain also uses a spear as a weapon, as a Dragoon Knight.
The popular John Steinbeck novel, "East of Eden" is a retelling of the story of Cain & Abel, with it's center being around two brothers, Caleb and Aron.