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Gender: Male Origin of Keane: Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Cian Meaning of Cian: Irish, "ancient"

The name Keane is a boy's name of Irish Gaelic origin. Keane and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

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Has a sharp investigative quality that's not a bad thing to impart to a child.

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Famous People Named Keane

Robert David "Robbie" Keane, Irish footballer
Margaret Keane, American artist
Walter Keane, American plagiarist

Pop Culture References for the name Keane

Keane, English alternative rock band
"Keane of Kalgoorlie," 1911 Australian silent film about main character Frank Keane
"Keane," 2004 film about main character William Keane
The Keane Brothers, American pop music duo consisting of Tom and John Keane

Kian, Cian, Kean, Keen, Keene