Gender: Male Meaning of Cathan: "little battler" Origin of Cathan: Irish

Cathan Origin and Meaning

The name Cathan is a boy's name meaning "little battler".

Cathan is one Irish boys' name that remains underused and would be an intriguing way to honor an ancestral Catherine. It is related to Cain and, theoretically, the nouveau Cayden.

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denn81 Says:


Yes! I've always liked this name, and wonder why it hasn't caught on.

JenLyn00 Says:


Is this name pronounced like Nathan except with a C kind of like K-than or Cath-N?