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Kent meaning and name origin

Kent \k(e)-nt\ as a boy's name is pronounced kent. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Kent is "edge". Also a place name for a county in England. Football player Kent Graham; artist Rockwell Kent.

Kent has 3 variant forms: Kennt, Kentrell and Kentt.

Baby names that sound like Kent are Kennet and Quent.

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Popularity of Kent

Kent is a very popular first name for men (#293 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#676 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below are the baby name popularity trends of the name Kent compared with its variant forms and related boy baby names. (2012 statistics). View the popularity trend for Kent only.

Popularity of name Kent
Popularity of Kent

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