Gender Masculine
Usage Old Irish

Meaning & History

Derived from Old Irish cath "battle" combined with a diminutive suffix. Saint Cathán was a 6th-century Irish monk, a missionary to the Isle of Bute.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesCadoc, Catell(Old Welsh) Cadell(Welsh)
User SubmissionCathan

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Entry updated January 21, 2022