What does Kemp mean?
Kemp /kemp/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Kemp is "fighter, champion". Basketball player Shawn Kemp.
VariationsKreatif forms: Kempki, Kempko, Kokemp. [more]
How popular is Kemp?
Kemp is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#698 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Kemp for boys. Kemp has yet to be ranked in the list so far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Temp. Like Kemp, this name is not commonly used.