Last name origins & meanings:
- Irish (Ulster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó
Catháin ‘descendant of Cathán’ (see
O’Kane). Compare Keane.
- Scottish: reduced
form of McKean.
- Jewish (Ashkenazic): altered spelling of
- Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of
- Probably also an Americanized spelling of
German Köhn (see Kohn).
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