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What does Kenzie mean?

Kenzie Pronunciation of Kenzie [ken-zie] as a girls' name is pronounced KEN-zee. It is of Scottish origin, and the meaning of Kenzie is "the fair one". Short form of Mckenzie.

Associated with: scottish, fair (beautiful).

Variations

Kenzie has 3 variants: Kenza, Kenzy and Kinzie.

Affiliated girl name: Mackenzie.

Kenzie has 1 more alternative form via Mckenzie: Makenzie.

Creative forms:
(female) Kelzie, Kerzie, ..

(male) Kenke, Kenrie, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kenzie Lia (K.L.), ..

How popular is Kenzie?

Kenzie is an unusual given name for women but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#103706 out of 150436, Top 69%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Kenzie entered the list in 1990 and reached its top position of #244 in the U.S. in the year 2014, and is currently at #277. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Kenzie (#277 from current records) rated in the Top 2000 are Mackenzie (#73 from current records), Mckenzie (#151) and Makenzie (#210). These relations of Kenzie were at the apex of their popularity a decade ago (average #284) and are almost as popular today (#177, 26%). Mackenzie is the longstanding favorite, though Kenzie has become popular as well.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kenzie, Mackenzie, Makenzie, Mckenzie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kenzie, Mackenzie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kenzie is alike in pronunciation to Kinnsie, Kinsee, Kinsie and Kinzee. Other recommended names are Bennie, Dennie, Genie, Gennie, Henie, Hennie, Henrie, Jenie, Jennie, Kandie, Keelie, Keilie, Kelcie, Kellie, Kelpie, Kelsie, Kendice, Kendis, Kendrie, Keni, Kenia, Kennia, Kerrie, Kessie, Ketzia, Keylie, Kezia, Kezzie, Kizzie, Konnie, Lynzie, Pennie, Renie, Rennie and Wendie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kenzie.

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