Definitions for cainkeɪn
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word cain
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the first son of Adam and Eve, who murdered his brother Abel. Gen. 4.
Idioms for Cain:
raise Cain, to behave boisterously or violently; make a disturbance.
James M.,1892–1977, U.S. novelist.
(Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man; Cain killed Abel out of jealousy and was exiled by God
The eldest son of Adam and Eve as described in Genesis. (see Cain and Abel).
Origin: From Hebrew קַיִן (qayin) ‘craftsman’.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
according to Genesis, the first-born of Adam and Eve, and therefore of the race, and the murderer of his brother Abel.
The Roycroft Dictionary
The first progressive.
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