What does Kennet mean?
Kennet \k(en)-net\ as a boys' name. Kennet's name origins are Irish and Gaelic, and the name Kennet means "fire born; good-looking". Kennet is a derivative of Kenneth (Irish, Gaelic): Art historian Kenneth Clark. Unique as a given name for boys.
Kennet has 1 variant: Kennett.
Kennet is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#71444 out of 88799, Top 80%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Kennet and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Kennet (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Ken, Kenneth (#191 in 2014), Kennith and Kenny (#839). These boy names were at the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 and are now much less popular, with the versions Ken, Kennith and Kenny becoming less stylish. (2014 Birth Statistics)