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What does Kenda mean?

Kenda Pronunciation of Kenda [ken-da] as a name for girls is of Welsh derivation, and Kenda means "greatest champion". Kenda is an alternate form of Kendra (Welsh).

Associated with: greatest.


18 related forms via Kendra: Kandra, Kena, Kendrah, Kendrea, Kendri, Kendria, Kendrie, Kendrya, Keni, Kenia, Kenna, Kennah, Kenndra, Kenndrea, Kindra, Kinna, Kyndra and Kyndria.

Creative forms:
(female) Kenka, Kensa, ..

(male) Kendar, Kenka, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kenda Brynleigh (K.B.), ..

How popular is Kenda?

Kenda is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3213 out of 4276, Top 75%) and also a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#109328 out of 150436, Top 73%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Kenda was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest rank of #1427 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kenda name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kenda outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Kena, Kendra (#342 from current records), Kenia (#777), Kenna (#676), Kindra and Kyndra are the prominent related forms of Kenda. Other forms, like Kandra, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Kenda was more pronounced among parents in the year 1994 (median #1400) and is somewhat lower today (#1399, 45.9%). Kendra has historically been preferred by parents, though Kenna has grown trendy as well.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kenda, Kena, Kendra, Kenia, Kenna in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kindra, Kyndra in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kendra outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kenda is pronounced similarly to Canda, Candi, Candia, Candy, Chonda, Kaandi, Kandee, Kandi, Kandie, Kandy and Khandi. Other recommended names are Annda, Beda, Brenda, Deanda, Gerda, Glenda, Gwenda, Heda, Hedda, Heida, Hinda, Ieeda, Inda, Jenda, Keandra, Keanna, Keara, Keena, Keera, Keeva, Keiba, Keila, Keira, Kelda, Kelsa, Kendahl, Kendal, Kendall, Kendis, Kenina, Kennia, Kennya, Kenya, Kenza, Keona, Keonna, Kerra, Kesha, Kesia, Kevia, Keyla, Kina, Korenda, Kyndal, Leida, Lenda, Leoda, Leonda, Leyda, Minda, Nedda, Nelda, Randa, Reda, Reeda, Reida, Ronda, Vanda, Veda, Velda, Vonda, Wenda, Zelda and Zenda. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kenda.

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