Meaning and Name Origin
Kimbo \k(i)-mbo\ as a name for boys. Kimbo's root is Old English, and the name Kimbo means "Cyneburg's meadow". Kimbo is a variation of Kimberly (Old English); place name: Cyneburg was an Old English name meaning "royal forest". A rare birth name for boys.
Kimbo is an uncommon given name for males. Kimbo is also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Kimbo and affiliated names. Prominent alternative forms of Kimbo (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Kimberly and Kim. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex during the years 1950-1959 and is now much lower, with the versions Kimberly and Kim becoming less stylish. (2014 Birth Statistics)