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First name origins & meanings:

  1. French: Church official; large gun
  2. French: Official of the church

First name variations: Cannen, Cannin, Cannyn, Canaan, Cannon, Cannan, Kanon, Canon

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Irish: variant of Cannan.
  2. English: habitational name from a place in Wiltshire called Cannings, apparently named with the Old English byname Cana (of uncertain origin) + -ingas ‘people of’.
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