What does Mckenzie mean?
Mckenzie /mck-en-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.
(female) Mamenzie, Mckenie, ..
(male) Mckenas, Mckenni, ..
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)
Presented below is the birth name history of Mckenzie for girls. 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 #145. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular varying forms of Mckenzie (#145 via latest list) ranked in the Top 2000 are Kenzie (#244 via latest list), Mackenzie (#69), Makenzie (#181) and Mckenna (#233). 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 0.8%, down 16%). Kenzie, Makenzie, Mckenna and Mckenzie are four of the more trendy names for newborns in this list.
Recommended 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.