Cai

♂♀ Name Cai – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Cai

The first name Cai is ♀ female and ♂ male.

Origin of Cai

The origin of the name Cai as a form of Kai is not clear. It is presumably a Frisian short form of Gerard or Nikolaus, but as well of the Latin name Cajetanus and is of Celtic origin. It is a name for boys and seldom for girls (from Latin Cajetana or Katharina).

Meaning of Cai

Cai means “warrior” (from Frisian “kempe”), “victory of the people” (from Nikolaus), “brave spearman” (from Gerard), “from the town Gaeta” (from Cajetanus), in Celtic “spear bearer/thrower”. For girls, Cai means “from the town Gaeta” (from Cajetana) or “pure” (from Katharina).

Pronunciation of Cai

Alternate spelling of Cai

Cay Kai Kaj Kay

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Name Statistic: Cai is ranked #774 overall ↓ -18

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1520 ↓ -22
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 687 ↓ -25
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 740 ↑ 4
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 844 ↓ -18
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1135 ↑ 19
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1643 ↑ 15
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1443 ↑↑ 427
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 498 ↓ -25
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 13590 ↓ -71
  • 🇫🇷 France: 1516 ↑ 5
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 505 ↓ -34
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 404 ↑ 28
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 3055 ↑ 2
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 489 ↓ -24
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 8102 ↑ 19
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 770 ↓ -21
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 715 ↓ -47
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1146 ↓ -48
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 479 ↓ -31

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