Meaning and name origin
Makenzie \m(a)-ken-zie, mak(e)-nzie\ as a girl's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Makenzie is "fire-born; son of the wise ruler". Makenzie is a variant of Mackenzie (Irish, Gaelic): the name's development was also influenced by Cainnech, meaning "good-looking".
Makenzie is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Makenzie for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Makenzie and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Mackenzie (#69), Mckenzie (#145) and Makenzie (#181). (2014 statistics).