Other Forms FormsCaimana, Kalmana
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Meaning & History
Latinized form of Kalmana, the name of Cain's wife and twin sister in Judeo-Christian legend (e.g., found in the (first Greek redaction of the) 'Apocalypse of Pseudo-Methodius', written in Syriac in the late 7th century). This spelling was used in the 13th-century 'Golden Legend'.