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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 "Name four sets of triplets, with pics".

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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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