Kane Name Meaning & Origin
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.
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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
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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