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Popularity
10k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Kane

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: Battle
  • #2401 All Time
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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
195310010
195414014
195512012
195617017
195711011
195814014
195912012
1960707
196110010
196223023
196321021
196417017
196515015
196615015
196714014
196817017
196927027
197036036
197138038
197230030
197362062
197460060
197545045
197645045
197759059
197848048
197952052
198046046
198157057
198265560
198363063
198447047
198576868
198688088
198794094
19881080108
19891020102
19901165111
19911020102
19921180118
19932076201
19942760276
19952590259
19962530253
19972590259
19983500350
19993230323
20003330333
20013220322
20023040304
20032750275
20042760276
20052820282
20063100310
20073790379
20086540654
20095350535
20104490449
20115110511
20124770477
20134840484
20145900590

Want to know about the populiarty of Kane? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,921 babies born with the name Kane in the United States. That's more than enough Kanes to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1953 when it was given to 10 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kane" was in 2008 with a total of 654 babies.

According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kane" is not a popular baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 13 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of only 322 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kane in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Kane" mean? The list below shows the origins of Kane as well as things modernly associated with the name Kane such as celebrities named Kane.

Irish

Origin and Meaning of Kane

The name "Kane" is of Irish origin, and it means "Battle". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Kane Hodder

Kane Hodder is an actor, stuntman, and author with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1983 to present. Kane was born in 1955 as Kane Warren Hodder in Auburn, California.

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Alternative Meanings

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

Your name in reverse order is "Enak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Neka". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Kane born Sep 11, 2003

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ontario approximately on 1300. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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