An Old Testament Biblical place name, in the region of modern-day Lebanon, Jordan, Israel, and Syria. If your little Canaan is anything like most kids, he'll spend much of his time in the region of the refrigerator, complaining that there's "nothing to eat."


Uh, Cane?

Famous people named Canaan:

Singer Canaan Lee Smith.

Fun fact:

The name Canaan may come from a Hebrew word meaning "humble" or "subjugated."

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