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Contributor Contrib.silviper on 5/25/2006
Likely from a Cornish form of the Welsh name Cai or Cei (see Kay). This was the name of a semi-legendary British saint, for whom the Cornish parish of Kea is named. According to tradition, he convinced the widowed queen Guinevere to become a nun after Arthur died.