Canaan: Name Meaning, Popularity and Info on BabyNames.com

Canaan

What is the meaning of the name Canaan?

The name Canaan is primarily a gender-neutral name of Hebrew origin that means From Canaan.

From the Hebrew name Kena'an. Used for a person from the ancient region of Canaan, which today encompasses Israel, the West Bank and Gaza, Jordan, and the southern portions of Syria and Lebanon.


In the Bible, Canaan is a descendant of Ham, the son of Noah.


People who like the name Canaan also like:

Silas, Judah, Elijah, Isaac, Declan, Gabriel, Caleb, Evelyn, Charlotte, Grace, Evangeline, Hannah, Ava, Isla

Names like Canaan:

Cameo, Chinue, Cheyne, Ceinwen, Conan, Cosma, Coskun, Canyon, Channon, Can, Chiyemi, Cason, Cosimo, Caoimhe, Conn, Chan, Cain, Cynna, Côme, Cassim, Cannan, Cyanne, Chazmyne, Cana, Cinnamon, Caine, Cassian, Coen, Cano, Chesmu

Stats for the Name Canaan

checkmark Canaan is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Canaan is currently #957 in U.S. births
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