Meaning and name origin
Kenji \k(e)-nji, ken-ji\ as a boy's name is pronounced KEN-jee. It is of Japanese origin, and the meaning of Kenji is "intelligent second son; strong and vigorous". Kenjiro (ken-jee-ROH) means "second son who sees with insight".
Kenji has 1 variant form: Kenjiro.
Kenji is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Kenji for boys. Kenji has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).