What does Mckenzie mean?
Mckenzie [mcken-zie] as a girls' name (also used less regularly as boys' name Mckenzie) is pronounced ma-KEN-zee. It is of Scottish origin, and the meaning of Mckenzie is "the fair one". See also Mackenzie and Kenzie.
Related girl name: Mckenna.
(male) Middle name pairings:
Mckenzie Henley (M.H.), ..
How popular is Mckenzie?
Mckenzie is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2480 out of 4276, Top 58%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#544 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Mckenzie was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its peak rank of #133 in the U.S. in the year 2000, and is currently at #151. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with similar and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Mckenzie (#151 via latest list) ranked in the Top 2000 are Kenzie (#277 via latest list), Mackenzie (#73), Makenzie (#210) and Mckenna (#248). Other variants, like Mackenzey, are seldom used. These forms of Mckenzie were popular a decade ago (adoption of 0.9%) and are almost as popular today (adoption 0.7%, down 25%). Kenzie, Mckenna and Mckenzie are three of the more trendy names for newborns in this list.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Bennie▼, Brendie, Brenie, Dennie, Eugenie▼, Genie, Gennie, Glennie, Gwennie, Henie, Hennie, Henrie, Jenie, Jennie▼, Kezzie, Kinzie, Lynzie, Mackendra, Mackenna, Maizie, Makena, Makenna▲, Malanie, Mandie, Marnie, Maxence, Maxene, Mazie▼, Mckaylee, Medie, Meggie, Melanie▲, Melannie, Melene, Mellie▼, Melonie, Melonnie, Melvie, Mercie, Merrie, Mickee, Mickie, Mikelle, Milzie, Mindie, Minnie▼, Mitzie, Monnie, Morene, Mylene, Myrene, Pennie, Queenie▼, Quenbie, Renie, Rennie, Scherie, Teenie, Tifennie (see Tiffany) and Wendie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Mckenzie.See names in meaning and etymology.