What does Kenton mean?
Kenton /ken-ton/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Kenton is "the royal settlement". Place name.
Kenton▼ has 2 variants: Kentan and Kentin.Kreatif forms: Kentonne, Kentonney, Keoton. [more]
How popular is Kenton?
Kenton is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#987 out of 1220, Top 81%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#16625 out of 150436, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Kenton for boys. Kenton entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its top position of #638 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kenton▼ is alike in pronunciation to Quenton. Other recommended similar baby names are Benton▼, Fenton, Keaton▲, Keeton, Kelton▼, Kendon, Kennon, Kenyon▼ and Renton. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kenton.