Names starting with Ken-

"KEN" names beginning or starting with Ken- for men. Names that start with Ken- are used more often as masculine names. Click here for the list of names containing the element "ken", and here for the list of Ken- names for girls. Usage of these boy names was at its most widespread during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.0807%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.0304%, down 62.4%), but with names such as Kendall, Kenny, Kent, Kenton and Kenyon falling out of style. Kendrick (#334) is the most fashionable birth name in this list.

Keenan - Kenn

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[Kennan, Kennon, .. 5 more] Forms of Keenan 1 Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic. "Ancient." Kennan (upper 28%) and Kennon (6%) occur regularly as surnames. ..

Ken [Kennan, Kenney, Kennie, Kenny] 2 Based on English language. Short form of names beginning with .. Unusual. Ken (cf. Thursten, Oren) uses the common masculine -en suffix.

Kenan 3 Based on Hebrew language. "Acquire." Unusual. Kenan (cf. Flannan, Dartagnan) ends with the popular masculine-sounding -nan. See also Kelan.

Kendall [Kendal, Kendale, Kendel, Kendell, Kendill, Kendyl, Kendle, Kendyll, Kenny] 4 From Old English. "The Kent river valley." Adoption of Kendall and variants as baby names in 2014 was 59.9% less than 10 years ago.

Kendrew 5 From Scottish. "Man, warrior." Popular as last name, and Kendrew (upper 81%) is comparable to popular -rew surnames Andrew (upper 2%), Kenebrew (58%). See also Keondre. ..

Kendrick [Ken, Kendric, Kendricks, Kendrik, Kendrix, Kenny, Kendryck, Kenrick, Kenrick, Kenricks, Kenrik] 6 From Welsh language. "Greatest champion." Kendrick (top 1%), Kenny (1%), Kendricks (11%), Kendrix (29%) and Ken (30%) appear commonly as last names. ..

Kenelm [Kenhelm, Kennelm] 7 Based on Old English language. "Brave helmet." Uncommon. Compare Kenelm, Kenhelm, Kennelm with common -lm surnames Lelm (upper 69%), Yelm (74%). ..

Kenji [Kenjiro] 8 Source fr. Japanese language. "Intelligent second son; strong and vigorous." Kenji and Kenjiro were not among 2014's Top names. ..

Kenley [Kenlea, Kenlee, Kenleigh, Kenlie, Kenly] 9 From Old English language. "The king's meadow." Common as surnames. Compare Kenley (top 15%) and popular -nley last names Hanley (top 1%), Ganley (10%).

Kenn 10 Stems fr. Welsh. "Bright water." Rather quirky as a baby name, Kenn is found more conventionally as a surname. See also Khan. ..

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ken- names: Ken, Kenan, Kendal, Kendall, Kendell, Kendrick, Kenney, Kenny

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Summary of names (grouped by variations) for Ken- names for boys.

Keenan - Kenn
Keenan [Kennan, Kennon], Ken [Kenny, Kennan, Kennie, Kenney], Kenan, Kendall [Kenny, Kendel, Kendle, Kendyl, Kendale, Kendyll, Kendell, Kendill], Kendrew, Kendrick [Kenny, Kenrik, Kenrick, Kendrik, Kendrix, Kendryck, Kenricks, ..], Kenelm [Kenhelm, Kennelm], Kenji [Kenjiro], Kenley [Kenly, Kenlee, Kenlie, Kenlea, Kenleigh], Kenn

Kennard - Kenyon
Kennard [Kenner, Kendon, Kennaird], Kennedy [Kenedi, Kennady, Kennedey], Kenneth [Ken, Kenny, Kennet, Kennett, Kennith], Kenny [Kenney], Kent [Kentt, Kennt, Kentrell], Kentaro, Kenton [Kentan, Kentin], Kenward, Kenway, Kenyatta, Kenyon