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Scriptsקָיִן Ancient Hebrew
PronouncedPron.KAYN English

Meaning & History

Means "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 of meat instead of his offering of plant-based foods. After this Cain was banished to be a wanderer.
Other Languages & CulturesKain Biblical Greek Kayin Biblical Hebrew
User SubmissionsCaín, Caïn, Cain


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Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute