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Kanaan Name Meaning

Arabic: from a personal name based on kan?an ‘beauty’, or from a personal name bestowed with reference to the land of Canaan in the Bible.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Canaan, Kalman, Samaan, Kinman, Kann, Kanda, Hannan, Kattan, Kastan

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Kanaan Family Origin

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Kanaan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Retired Farmer

    33%

In 1880, the most common Kanaan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Kanaan's were Farmers. Farmer and Retired Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kanaan.

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Kanaan Historical Records

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Kanaan Life Expectancy

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