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Meaning of Names
in the Bible
from Cabbon to Cyrus


A  -  B  -  C  -  D  -  E  -  F  -  G
H  -  I  -  J  -  K  -  L  -  M  -  N  -  O
P  -  Q  -  R  -  S  -  T  -  U  -  V  -  Z
Cabbon
as though understanding

Cabul
displeasing; dirty

Cain
possession, or possessed

Cainan
possessor; purchaser

Caiphas
he that seeks with diligence; one that vomits

Calah
favorable; opportunity

Calcol
nourishing

Caleb
a dog; a crow; a basket

Caleb-Ephratah
abundance; bearing fruit.

Calneh
our consummation

Calno
our consummation; altogether himself

Calvary
the place of a skull

Camon
his resurrection

Cana
zeal; jealousy; possession

Canaan
merchant; trader; or that humbles and subdues

Candace
who possesses contrition

Capernaum
the field of repentance; city of comfort

Caphtor
a sphere, buckle, or hand

Cappadocia
a sphere, buckle, or hand (same as Caphtor)

Carcas
the covering of a lamb

Careah
bald; ice

Carmel
circumcised lamb; harvest; full of ears of corn

Carmi
my vineyard; lamb of the waters

Carpus
fruit; fruitful

Carshena
a lamb; sleeping

Casiphia
money; covetousness

Casluhim
hopes of life

Cedron
black; sad

Cenchrea
millet; small pulse

Cephas
a rock or stone

Cesar
a name applied to those who are cut out of the womb

Chalcol
who nourishes, consumes, and sustains the whole

Chaldea
as demons, or as robbers

Charchemish
a lamb; as taken away; withdrawn

Charran
a singing or calling out

Chebar
force or strength

Chedorlaomer
roundness of a sheaf

Chelal
as night

Chelluh
all

Chelub
a basket

Chelubai
he altogether against me

Chemarims
black ones

Chemosh
handling; stroking; taking away

Chenaanah
broken in pieces

Chenani
my pillar

Chenaniah
preparation, or disposition, or strength, of the Lord

Chephirah
a little lioness

Cheran
anger

Cherethims or Cherethites
who cut or tear away

Cherith
cutting; piercing; slaying

Chesed
as a devil, or a destroyer

Chesil
foolishness

Chesulloth
fearfulness

Chidon
a dart

Chiliab
totality; or the perfection of the father

Chilion
finished; complete; perfect

Chilmad
teaching or learning

Chimham
as they; like to them

Chios
open; opening
Chisleu or Cisleu or Casleu
rashness; confidence

Chislon
hope, trust

Chisloth-tabor
fears; purity

Chittem
those that bruise; gold

Chloe
green herb

Chorazin
the secret; here is a mystery

Chozeba
men liers in wait

Christ
anointed

Chun
making ready

Chushan-rishathaim
blackness of iniquities

Chuza
the seer or prophet

Cilicia
which rolls or overturns

Cis
same as Kish

Clauda
a lamentable voice

Claudia or Claudius
lame

Clement
mild; good; merciful

Cleophas
the whole glory

Cnidus
age

Colhozeh
every prophet

Colosse
punishment; correction

Coniah
strength of the Lord

Coos
top, summit

Corinth
which is satisfied; ornament; beauty

Cornelius
of a horn

Cosam
divining

Coz
a thorn

Cozbi
a liar; sliding away

Crescens
growing; increasing

Crete
carnal; fleshly

Crispus
curled

Cush or Cushan or Cushi
Ethiopians; blackness

Cuth or Cuthah
burning

Cyprus
fair; fairness

Cyrene
a wall; coldness; the floor

Cyrenius
who governs

Cyrus
as miserable; as heir


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