What does Mackinley mean?
Mackinley [mackin-ley] as a boys' name is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Mackinley is "son of the white warrior; learned ruler". The tallest mountain in America is Mount Mckinley. It is also known by its Athabaskan Indian name, Denali. American Vice-President William Mckinley.
(female) Middle name pairings:
Mackinley Jovanni (M.J.), ..
How popular is Mackinley?
Mackinley is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Mackinley is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Mckinley (#1980 last year) is the only popular related form of Mackinley (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000. This form of Mackinley was favored as a birth name during 1890-1899 and is now much less conventional, with Mckinley becoming somewhat outmoded. (2015 Birth Statistics)
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