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Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
KENAN . Son of Enoch and father of Mahalalel ( Genesis 5:9; Genesis 5:12 [AV [Note: Authorized Version.] Cainan; but AVm [Note: Authorized Version margin.] , like RV [Note: Revised Version.] , Kenan], 1 Chronicles 1:2 ). The name Kenan is simply a variation of Cain .
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Hastings, James. Entry for 'Kenan'. Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hdb/k/kenan.html. 1909.