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15k
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since 1880

Kellen

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8k Kellan (Irish)
2k Kellyn (Irish)

How popular is the baby name Kellen in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1954 5 0 5
1955 5 0 5
1956 5 0 5
1957 11 0 11
1958 8 0 8
1959 9 0 9
1960 10 0 10
1961 16 9 7
1962 16 9 7
1963 17 10 7
1965 16 11 5
1966 13 6 7
1967 7 7 0
1968 5 5 0
1969 8 8 0
1975 12 7 5
1977 6 0 6
1978 5 0 5
1979 17 5 12
1980 53 9 44
1981 221 30 191
1982 446 40 406
1983 416 33 383
1984 366 25 341
1985 396 40 356
1986 369 51 318
1987 348 54 294
1988 347 57 290
1989 269 40 229
1990 261 27 234
1991 228 39 189
1992 212 41 171
1993 226 42 184
1994 208 44 164
1995 267 39 228
1996 244 37 207
1997 216 26 190
1998 221 29 192
1999 247 25 222
2000 289 22 267
2001 257 15 242
2002 287 17 270
2003 417 30 387
2004 512 37 475
2005 491 20 471
2006 507 21 486
2007 539 20 519
2008 651 23 628
2009 677 24 653
2010 864 26 838
2011 902 23 879
2012 954 22 932
2013 776 19 757
2014 681 12 669
2015 593 25 568

Want to know about the popularity of the Kellen baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,149 babies born with the name Kellen in the United States. That's more than enough Kellens to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1954 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kellen" was in 2012 with a total of 932 babies.

According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kellen" ranks #82 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Idaho. Imagine that, 30 babies in Idaho have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of 902 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Kellen" mean? The list below shows the origins of Kellen as well as things modernly associated with the name Kellen such as celebrities named Kellen.

Origin and Meaning of Kellen

The name "Kellen" is of Irish origin, and it means "Descendant of the brightheaded one". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Kellen Winslow

Kellen Winslow is a NFL player. Kellen was born in 1983 in St. Louis, Missouri.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Kellen

Kellen Clemens
Kellen Dwyer
Kellen Moore
Kellen Davis
Kellen Company

Alternative Meanings

K is for kindness, you always show.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

L is for lucky, who is more?

L is for love, your love of life!

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Nellek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ekelnl". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Kellen born Jun 1, 1989

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of North of Latin America approximately on 1525. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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