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Kenney

What does Kenney mean?

Kenney Pronunciation of Kenney [ken-ney] as a name for boys is an English name. Kenney is a variant form of Ken (English). Kenney is also a form of Kenny.

Variations

Kenney has 2 variants: Kennie and Kinney.

1 more alternative form via Ken, Kenny: Kennan.

Creative forms:
(male) Kaney, Keney, ..

(female) Kenky, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kenney Presley (K.P.), ..

How popular is Kenney?

Kenney is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#1184 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Kenney was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its top position of #1044 in the U.S. during 1950-1959, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Ken (#1751 a year ago), Kennie and Kenny (#890) are the popular variation forms of Kenney. These relations of Kenney reached the peak of their popularity 6 decades ago (median #772) and have become significantly less conventional since, with versions such as Kenny becoming less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kenney, Ken, Kennie, Kenny in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Kenney is pronounced similarly to Coney, Keanu, Kenway and Keoni. Other suggested similar names are Benjey, Benne, Bennet, Benny, Denbey, Denley, Dennes, Dennet, Denney, Denny, Henley, Hewney, Kaine, Kane, Kannen, Karney, Kayne, Kealey, Kean, Keane, Kearney, Keeley, Keen, Keene, Keenen, Kelbey, Kelley, Kelsey, Kendel, Kenlea, Kenlee, Kenley, Kenly, Kenn, Kennady, Kennedey, Kennedy, Kennelm (see Kenelm), Kenner, Kennet, Kenneth, Kennett, Kennon, Kennt, Keon, Kerbey (see Kirby), Kerrey, Keyne, Kinsey, Konner, Lenny, Penley, Pennley, Renne, Renny, Sennet, Sunney, Tanney, Tenny and Verney. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kenney.


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