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What does Keh mean?

Keh Pronunciation of Keh [keh] as a name for boys means "keeper of the keys; earth". Keh is an alternate spelling of Kai (Welsh, Scandinavian, Greek): variation of Kay.

Associated with: keeper (defender), earth.


Keh has 1 variant: Kye.

1 more different relation via Kai, Kay: Kaj.

Creative forms:
(male) Kley, Kyeh, ..

(female) Keel, Kela, ..

Middle name pairings:
Keh Ruben (K.R.), ..

How popular is Keh?

Keh is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#70052 out of 150436, Top 47%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Kai (#145 in 2015), Kye (#978) and Kay are the popular alternative forms of Keh (not in Top 2000). These relations of Keh were popular as birth names in 2015 (usage of 0.2%), except for the form Kay which have become somewhat dated. Kai and Kye are two of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns in this list. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kai, Kay, Kye in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kai outside U.S.

Similar Names

Keh is alike in pronunciation to Caeo, Cai, Caw, Coe, Coy, Kaye, Key, Keye and Koa. Other suggested similar names are Jeh, Ken and Ker. These names tend to be more frequently used than Keh.

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