What does Mckenzie mean?
Mckenzie /mck-en-zie/ [3 sylls.] 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.
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 popularity 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 a year ago) ranked in the Top 1000 are Kenzie (#244 a year ago), Mackenzie (#69), Makenzie (#181) and Mckenna (#233). Variants like Kenza are seldom used. These girl names were at the top of their popularity in the year 2013 (usage of 0.8316%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.8256%, down 0.7%). The most fashionable baby names in this list are Kenzie (#244), Mackenzie (#69), Makenzie (#181), Mckenna (#233) and Mckenzie (#145). Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Mckenzie and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)