Canaan (disambiguation)

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Canaan (Hebrew: כנען‎) (Arabic: كنعان‎) was the ancient Biblical region of the Levant. It is also a Semitic personal name or surname used by Arabic and Hebrew-speaking people.

Canaan may also refer to:


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West Indies


  • Tawfiq Canaan (1882–1964), Palestinian physician and researcher of popular heritage
  • Isaiah Canaan (b. 1991), American basketball player
  • Islam Cana'an (b. 1983), Palestinian-Israeli footballer
  • K'naan (b. 1978), Canadian-Somalian hip-hop artist
  • Canaan Banana (1936–2003), first President of Zimbabwe
  • Tony Kanaan (b. 1974), Brazilian race car driver

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