In the bible, Kenan is the name of the son of Enosh (GEN 5:9). Meaning of the name: buyer; owner. Related names are: Jered
, and Cainan
. The translations of Kenan in 13 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Kê-Nan in Vietnamese
to カイナン in Japanese!
Kenan, Mahalaleel, Jered, (1CH 1:2)
And Enos lived after he begat Cainan eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat sons and daughters: (GEN 5:10)