What does Mckenna mean?
Mckenna [mcken-na] as a boys' name (also used more commonly as girls' name Mckenna) is pronounced ma-KEN-ah. It is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Mckenna is "ascend". From the Gaelic word "eirghe".
Associated with: gaelic.
Mckenna has 1 variant: Mckennon.
Affiliated boy name: Makena.Creative forms:
(male) Mckeni, Mckennai, ..
(female) Mckenina, Mckina, .. Middle name pairings:
Mckenna Yahir (M.Y.), ..
How popular is Mckenna?
Mckenna is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#1226 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Mckenna entered the list in 1995 and reached its apex rank of #1976 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)