Infographic of Cain name meaning, which is something produced; spear
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Cain Name Popularity

How popular is the name Cain? Here’s everything we know.

  • In 2018 Cain was the 817th most popular boys name, representing 0.0149% of boy births in the U.S.

  • Since 1910 Cain has been the 1,412th most popular boys name, representing 0.0025% of boy births in the U.S.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 0 0%
1913 0 0%
1914 0 0%
1915 0 0%
1916 0 0%
1917 0 0%
1918 0 0%
1919 0 0%
1920 0 0%
1921 0 0%
1922 0 0%
1923 0 0%
1924 0 0%
1925 0 0%
1926 0 0%
1927 0 0%
1928 0 0%
1929 0 0%
1930 0 0%
1931 0 0%
1932 0 0%
1933 0 0%
1934 0 0%
1935 0 0%
1936 0 0%
1937 0 0%
1938 0 0%
1939 0 0%
1940 0 0%
1941 0 0%
1942 0 0%
1943 0 0%
1944 0 0%
1945 0 0%
1946 0 0%
1947 0 0%
1948 0 0%
1949 0 0%
1950 0 0%
1951 0 0%
1952 0 0%
1953 0 0%
1954 0 0%
1955 0 0%
1956 0 0%
1957 0 0%
1958 0 0%
1959 0 0%
1960 0 0%
1961 0 0%
1962 0 0%
1963 0 0%
1964 0 0%
1965 0 0%
1966 0 0%
1967 0 0%
1968 0 0%
1969 0 0%
1970 0 0%
1971 1,616 6 0.0004%
1972 1,699 5 0.0004%
1973 1,270 12 0.0009%
1974 1,338 11 0.0008%
1975 0 0%
1976 1,574 8 0.0006%
1977 1,746 6 0.0004%
1978 0 0%
1979 1,834 6 0.0004%
1980 1,781 7 0.0005%
1981 1,362 17 0.0012%
1982 1,608 10 0.0007%
1983 0 0%
1984 1,497 13 0.0009%
1985 1,778 8 0.0005%
1986 1,436 17 0.0011%
1987 0 0%
1988 1,752 12 0.0008%
1989 2,180 6 0.0004%
1990 2,106 8 0.0005%
1991 2,110 9 0.0006%
1992 1,321 34 0.0021%
1993 1,147 52 0.0033%
1994 896 97 0.0063%
1995 982 80 0.0053%
1996 981 80 0.0053%
1997 964 88 0.0059%
1998 1,117 64 0.0043%
1999 1,071 77 0.0051%
2000 1,028 93 0.0061%
2001 1,099 80 0.0053%
2002 1,049 93 0.0062%
2003 1,224 68 0.0045%
2004 1,227 71 0.0047%
2005 1,158 86 0.0056%
2006 1,311 70 0.0045%
2007 1,215 89 0.0056%
2008 1,009 132 0.0085%
2009 971 145 0.0097%
2010 986 141 0.0098%
2011 848 192 0.0135%
2012 752 249 0.0175%
2013 793 218 0.0153%
2014 714 280 0.0192%
2015 710 284 0.0195%
2016 735 273 0.0189%
2017 800 220 0.0158%
2018 817 205 0.0149%

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What names are variants of Cain?

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Kain

Acquire

Hebrew

#1,146 (0.0068%)  
Kaine

Something produced; spear; little battler

Irish

#1,022 (0.0093%)  

What names sound like Cain?

If you like how Cain sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Cain.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Con

Hound, wolf; high; brave, bold ruler or counsel; horn

Latin

Conn

Chief

Irish

Gaine

Son of the fair-skinned one

Irish

Gwin

Fair, white blessed, holy

Welsh

Kahn

Priest

Hebrew

Quin

Estate of the fifth son; counsel

Irish

#2,328 (0.0007%)  

What names are similar to Cain?

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Caine

English

#1,969 (0.0013%)  

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