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What does Keni mean?

Keni Pronunciation of Keni [keni] as a girls' name has its root in Welsh, and the meaning of Keni is "greatest champion". Keni is a version of Kendra (Welsh).

Associated with: greatest.


Keni has 5 variants: Kena, Kenia, Kenna, Kennah and Kinna.

4 more relations via Kendra: Kenda, Kendri, Kendria and Kendrie.

Creative forms:
(female) Keki, Kini, ..

(male) Keki, Keny, ..

Middle name pairings:
Keni Josslyn (K.J.), ..

How popular is Keni?

Keni is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Keni is an equivalently uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Kena, Kenda, Kendra (#342 last year), Kenia (#777) and Kenna (#676) are the prominent related forms of Keni (unlisted) appearing in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Keni was at its peak in the year 1994 (median #1241) and is somewhat less today (#1159, 44%). Kendra has historically been popular among parents, although Kenna appears to be getting popular too. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Keni is alike in pronunciation to Conni, Kani, Keana, Keanna, Keeana, Keena, Keiana, Kennia, Kennya, Kenya, Keona, Keonna, Kiana, Kiani, Kianni, Kina, Kiona, Kioni, Konnie and Konny. Other suggested similar names are Anni, Benni, Berni, Dani, Deni, Denni, Eleni, Genni, Jeni, Jenni, Joni, Kaci, Kadi, Kaeli, Kai, Kali, Kami, Kandi, Kari, Kasi, Kati, Keeli, Keiki, Keili, Kelli, Kelsi, Kendis, Kenina, Kenzie, Kenzy, Keri, Kerri, Kesia, Keva, Kevia, Keyne, Kezia, Kiki, Kimi, Kine, Kivi, Koemi, Kyli, Lani, Leni, Leoni, Loni, Noni, Oni, Roni, Tani, Teoni, Toni, Xeni and Zuni. These names tend to be more frequently used than Keni.

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