Kano is a name with many meanings but a single origin. This one-of-a-kind name has its roots in Japanese origin and is also said to be inspired by an African place. The meaning of Kano is 'a powerful man', 'the god of the waters'. It also has a more creative meaning: 'capability' and 'one's masculine power'. Kano is a name often used in fiction and has been featured in many works of literature. The name is perfect for a courageous character. Kano is sure to make an impact on those who hear it and make you stand out. Whether you use Kano as a given name or a middle name, you can be confident that it will add strength and power to your baby's name.