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Kendal (girl)

What does Kendal mean?

Kendal Pronunciation of Kendal [kendal] as a name for girls (also used less commonly as boys' name Kendal) is of Old English origin, and Kendal means "the Kent river valley". Kendal is an alternate form of Kendall (Old English).

Associated with: old english, river.

Variations

Kendal has 6 variants: Kendahl, Kendell, Kendyl, Kindall, Kyndal and Kyndall.

Creative forms:
(female) Kendly, ..

(male) Kenddy, Kendem, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kendal Sky (K.S.), ..

How popular is Kendal?

Kendal is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3636 out of 4276, Top 85%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#62961 out of 150436, Top 42%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Kendal entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest position of #513 in the U.S. in 2004, and is at #1262 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Kendall (#147 from current records), Kyndall (#934), Kendyl (#1305) and Kyndal (#1354) are the popular alternative forms of Kendal (#1262 from current records) appearing in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Kendal was at its apex in 2011 (usage of 0.22%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.18%, down 19%), but with the version Kendal becoming somewhat dated. Kyndall and Kendall are two of the more trendy girl names in this compilation.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kendal, Kendall, Kendyl, Kyndal, Kyndall in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kendal and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Adal, Addal (see Adalia), Cindal, Jenda, Kandace, Kandee, Kandie, Kandis, Kandra, Kandy, Keala, Kealy, Keana, Keanna, Keara, Kecia, Keela, Keelan, Keena, Keera, Keevah, Keiba, Keila, Keilah, Kelda, Kellan, Kellda (see Kelda), Kelsa, Kena, Kenadee, Kenda, Kendice, Kendis, Kendra, Kendrah, Kendrea, Kendri, Kendria, Kendrie, Kendrya (see Kendra), Kenia, Kenna, Kennah, Kenndra, Kennia, Kennya, Kenya, Kenza, Kenzie, Kenzy, Keona, Keonna, Kera, Kerra, Kerran, Kerryl, Keryl, Kesha, Kesia, Keva, Keyla, Kezia, Kina, Kindra, Kinna, Koral, Korenda, Kyndra, Lenda, Meral, Merial, Teal, Wenda, Wendall and Zenda. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kendal.

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