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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 16 Views | 🔊 6 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: Scottish

Meaning: A unisex name of Scottish...

Pronunciation: kairnz, /kɛərnz/, K EH R N Z

Popularity Rank: #778,287

On this page:

  • 1. Cairns Meaning
  • 2. Cairns Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Cairns
  • 4. Translations of Cairns
  • 5. Cairns Name Popularity
  • 6. Famous People with Name Cairns
  • 7. Cairns Name Poster
  • 8. Names similar to Cairns

Cairns Meaning

Derived from the Gaelic word 'cairn' meaning 'mound of stones'. In Scottish history, Cairns were used as markers for graves or memorials.

Cairns also means "A unisex name of Scottish origin meaning 'mound of stones'.".

Cairns is found in United Kingdom, Hong Kong, United States of America, and 4 more countries.

Cairns Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: kairnz

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /kɛərnz/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: K EH R N Z

K: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

EH: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

R: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

Z: Pronounce as in "zoo" (Z UW)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Translations of Cairns

Cairns Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Cairns is recorded 17 times globally, ranking it as the 778,287th most common name worldwide.

Cairns is most prevalent in United Kingdom, with 8 occurrences, making it the 37,109th most popular name in the country.

Cairns Popularity by Country

Famous People with Name Cairns

  • Cairns Craig is a Literary from United Kingdom.

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