- Current rating.
to add this name to your favorite namelist!
The meaning of the name Canaan: From Palestine
The origin of the name Canaan: Hebrew
People who like the name Canaan also like: Evangeline
, Tessa Noah
Notes: An ancient name for Israel and the Palestinian Territories. In the Bible, also a descendant of Ham, the son of Noah.
Canaan is on 221
BN name lists
Canaan is currently not ranked
on the BN charts
Canaan is currently #806
in U.S. births