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  1. Cain(noun)

    (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

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  1. Cain(ProperNoun)

    The eldest son of Adam and Eve as described in Genesis. (see Cain and Abel).

  2. Origin: From Hebrew קַיִן (qayin) ‘craftsman’.

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  1. Cain

    according to Genesis, the first-born of Adam and Eve, and therefore of the race, and the murderer of his brother Abel.

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  1. cain

    The first progressive.

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  1. Inca, NIAC

  2. Inca

  3. NIAC


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