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Meaning and name origin

Kenton \k(e)-nton, ken-ton\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Kenton is "the royal settlement". Place name.


Kenton has 2 variant forms: Kentan and Kentin.


Kenton is a somewhat popular first name for males (#987 out of 1220, Top 81%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#24559 out of 88799, Top 28%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Kenton for boys. Kenton reached its highest rank of #638 in the U.S. in 1960-1969 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kenton name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Kenton is also pronounced similarly to Quenton. Other suggested similar baby names are Benton, Fenton, Keaton, Keeton, Kelton, Kendon, Kennon, Kenyon and Renton. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kenton.