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(Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man

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Among the themes he finds are like father like son, rejected offering and dejected person, crime and punishment, far as the curse is found, raising Cain, the blood of righteous Abel, and the way of Cain.
CLOSE ENCOUNTER J An expert gets hands-on experience of dealing with jellyfish VICTIM J Spinster Mary Breheny MUSIC MAN Jools Holland J A furious Val takes aim at Cain Dingle RAISING CAIN
Brian Hughes and the Lonesharks, Settlers Creek, Raising Cain and Buchanan are usually headliners in their own right.
Our domestic boars were raising Cain and heaving against the walls of their enclosures in the next pasture.
We are making hay when we should be making whoopee; we are raising tomatoes when we should be raising Cain, or Lazarus.
Raising Cain, Blackface Performance: From Jim Crow to Hip Hop Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 2000, ISBN 0-674-00193-1
Raising Cain with well over a thousand stands, the fair swells the city's Convention Center with a heavily air-conditioned din, braying laughter and New Age muzak.
He is by the deceased American sire P's Raising Cain, who held the Gulf track's 550 yards record and has produced a prodigious number of offspring through artificial insemination-nearly 1,400 pups in 1998 alone.