Cain

noun
\ˈkān \

Definition of Cain 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: the brother and murderer of Abel

Cain

biographical name
\ˈkān \

Definition of Cain (Entry 2 of 2)

James Mallahan 1892–1977 American novelist

First Known Use of Cain

Noun

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Cain

Noun

Hebrew Qayin

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