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Mckenna meaning and name origin
Mckenna \m(c)-kenna, mck(en)-na\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Mckenna), is pronounced ma-KEN-ah. It is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Mckenna is "ascend". From the Gaelic word "eirghe". Popular use of this surname as a given name is influenced by the similar use of Mckenzie.
For more information, see also the related name Makena.
Mckenna is also pronounced similarly to Makenna.
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Popularity of Mckenna
Mckenna is not a popular first name for females but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#1603 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).
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