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Girl Names Starting with Ken-

Ken- baby names and what they mean, with 9 results. Ken- names are used more often as masculine names. Usage of these girl names was at its peak in 2013 (adoption of 0.8%) and is almost as widespread today (adoption 0.7%, 10.2%), but with names like Kendal becoming less in vogue. The trendier baby names in this list are Kendall (#147), Kenia (#777), Kenna (#676), Kennedy (#57) and Kenzie (#277), while Kenion (top 37%) and Kenedy (27%) are common Ken- last names. Here is the list of Ken- names for boys.

Ken- names

Kendall - Kenzie

Kendall and variantsKendall, var. Kendahl, Kendal, Kendell, Kendyl
Derived fr. Old English language. "The Kent river valley." Popular as last names. Compare Kendall (top 1%) with common -all last names Krall (top 6%), Kuykendall (2%).

Kendice, Kendis
Forms of Candice. Origin fr. Latin word. "Clarity, whiteness." Kendice and Kendis were not Top birth names in 2015.

Kendra and variantsKendra, var. Kena, Kenda, Kendrah, Kendrea, Kendri, Kendrie, Kendria, Kendrya, Keni, Kenia1, Kenna1, Kenndra, Kennah, Kenndrea
Root fr. Welsh language. "Greatest champion." Kendra, Kena, Kenda, Kenia and Kenna are more generally used as children's names among these variant forms.

Kenisha and variantsKenisha1, var. Kennesha
Derivative of American element. Possibly a prefix name or a .. Kennesha is uncommon as a girls' name among the forms of Kenisha.

Var. of Kanisha. Root fr. English word. .. Possibly a combination of Ken and .. Adoption of Kenisha was common in 1990. See also Venisha.

Kenna and variantsKenna2, var. Kenina, Kennina, Kennette, Kennia
Derivative of American, Irish, Gaelic. "Fire born; good-looking." Kenna is familiar as a birth name among these variant forms.

Kennedy and variantsKennedy, var. Kenadee, Kennedie
Stems fr. Irish, Gaelic language. "Helmet head; ugly head." Kennedy was among 2015's Top names.

Kenya and variantsKenya, var. Kenia2, Kennya
Derived fr. African. Place name of the country used .. Kenya, Kenia, etc. became less trendy in 2015, dropping on average -37 rankings as birth names with Kenya dropping the most.

Kenzie and variantsKenzie, var. Kenza, Kenzy
Derived fr. Scottish word. "The fair one." Kenzie (upper 69%) and Kenzy (85%) exist commonly as last names.

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Summary Index of names [and variants] for Ken- names for girls.

1. Kendall - Kenzie
Kendall [Kendal, Kendyl, Kendahl, Kendell], Candice [Kendis, Kendice], Kendra [Keni, Kenia, Kenna, Kennah, Kendrie, Kendrya, Kenndra, Kenndrea, ..], Kenisha [Kennesha], Kanisha [Kenisha], Kenna [Kenina, Kennia, Kennina, Kennette], Kennedy [Kenadee, Kennedie], Kenya [Kenia, Kennya], Kenzie [Kenza, Kenzy]

Usage comparison for Ken- names