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What does Kendall mean?

Kendall Pronunciation of Kendall [kendall] as a boys' name (also used more widely as girls' name Kendall) is pronounced KEN-dal. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Kendall is "the Kent river valley". Place name: a river in the west of England. Also possibly "bright river valley". Used as a given name since the 19th century.

Associated with: old english, river, valley, england, bright, 19th century.

Variations

Kendall has 9 variants: Kendal, Kendale, Kendel, Kendell, Kendill, Kendle, Kendyl, Kendyll and Kenny.

Creative forms:
(male) Kenall, Kendly, ..

(female) Kendley, Kendly, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kendall Earl (K.E.), ..

How popular is Kendall?

Kendall is a very popular first name for men (#538 out of 1220, Top 44%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#1082 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Charted below is the baby name history of Kendall for boys. Kendall was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its apex position of #287 in the U.S. in the year 1994, and is at #780 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kendall name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Below is a charted analysis of the statistics of the boy name Kendall and related names. Kendal, Kendell and Kenny (#890 in 2015) are the popular varying forms of Kendall (#780 in 2015). Usage of these relations of Kendall reached its peak 21 years ago (median #693) and is now much less (#1417, 68.9%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kendall, Kendal, Kendell, Kenny in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kendall and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Abdall, Avenall, Beall, Bedall, Bedell, Conall, Crandall, Denzell, Denzill, Derrall, Fergall (see Fergal), Fingall (see Fingal), Gerall, Gerrall (see Jerrell), Heimdall, Jemall, Jerall, Jerrall, Kealy, Kedar, Kell, Kenan, Kendon, Kendrew, Kendric, Kendrik, Kendrix, Kenelm, Kenhelm, Kenly, Kennady, Kennan, Kennard, Kennelm (see Kenelm), Kentan (see Kenton), Kentaro, Kentrell, Kenward, Kenway, Kimball, Kinnell, Knoll, Kordale, Kordell, Ledell, Lendall, Lendell, Lennell, Lindall, Lindell, Lyndall, Lyndell, Mandell, Mendell, Neall, Newall, Newhall, Odall (see Odell), Peall, Randall, Randell, Rendall, Rendell, Sewall, Terrall, Udall, Verdell, Verrall, Vondell, Wendale, Wendall, Wendell and Wyndell. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kendall.

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