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What does Kentin mean?

Kentin Pronunciation of Kentin [kentin] as a name for boys is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of Kentin is "the royal settlement". Kentin is a version of Kenton (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english, royal (king).


Kentin has 1 variant: Kentan.

Creative forms:
(male) Kenin, Kenvin, ..

(female) Kenkim, Kenrin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kentin Demetri (K.D.), ..

How popular is Kentin?

Kentin is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Kentin is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Kenton (#1083 in 2015) is the only prominent variation form of Kentin (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. This relation of Kentin was favored by parents 1 year ago (#1049) and has remained as common to this day. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kenton in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Kentin is alike in pronunciation to Quenten, Quentin, Quenton and Quintin. Other recommended names are Antin, Benton, Bertin, Brentin, Destin, Feltin (see Felton), Fenton, Gentian, Jenkin, Jentian, Jestin, Keaton, Keelin, Keeton, Kellin, Kelltin, Kelten, Keltin, Kelton, Kelvin, Kelwin, Kenan, Kendon, Kenji, Kenlie, Kenn, Kennan, Kennie, Kennon, Kenrik, Kent, Kentt (see Kent), Kenyon, Kervin, Kerwin, Ketil, Ketti, Kettil, Kevin, Koltin, Renton, Teytin, Trentin and Westin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kentin.

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