The Bain Clan is a Scottish clan with origins in the Scottish Highlands. The clan takes its name from the personal name “Beathan,” meaning “life” or “vitality” in Gaelic. The Bains were primarily associated with the region of Caithness and played significant roles in local affairs. The clan’s history is intertwined with the tumultuous history of the Highlands, including clan feuds and conflicts. Today, the Bain Clan has dispersed across Scotland and beyond, but individuals with the surname Bain can still be found, carrying on the clan’s legacy.