Given Name KENAN

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: קֵינָן (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: KEE-nən (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Possibly means "possession" in Hebrew. He is a son of Enosh and a great-grandson of Adam in the Old Testament.

Categories

actors, biblical, biblical patriarchs, currently out of the US top 1000, uncertain etymology
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Kainan (Biblical Greek), Keinan (Biblical Hebrew), Cainan (Biblical Latin)
USER SUBMISSION: Kénan