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Gender: Male Meaning of Kafka: "jackdaw" Origin of Kafka: Czech

The name Kafka is a boy's name of Czech origin meaning "jackdaw". Kafka and is often added to lists like Literary Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

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Murakami's Kafka on the Shore features a character named after the famous Czech author of The Metamorphoses.

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Famous People Named Kafka

Franz Kafka, Czech-German writer

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