in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: English
- Meaning: Water Baby, Magical
- #662 All Time
Pronunciation of Kendra
How popular is the name "Kendra" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
#77 girl name
#80 girl name
#99 girl name
Want to know about the populiarty of Kendra? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 92,392 babies born with the name Kendra in the United States. That's more than enough Kendras to occupy the country of Seychelles with an estimated population of 90,945 (as of August 26, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1936 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kendra" was in 1987 with a total of 3,841 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kendras)
According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kendra" ranks #87 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Hampshire. Imagine that, 15 babies in New Hampshire have the same name as you in 2003. Across the entire United States a total of 1,235 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Kendra popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kendra in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Kendra" mean? The list below shows the origins of Kendra as well as things modernly associated with the name Kendra such as celebrities named Kendra.
Origin and Meaning of Kendra
The name "Kendra" is of English origin, and it means "Water Baby, Magical". It's a name commonly given to girls.
K is for kindle, the warmth in others.
E is for elate, you make others happy.
N is for nice, need I say more?
D is for dream, your beacon ahead.
R is for righteous, you know when you're right.
A is for agreeable, the best side of you!
Your name in reverse order is "Ardnek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aedknr". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Kendra born Jun 9, 1959
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 Southern China approximately on 700. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.
You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Name poster for Kendra
Here's something for you to ponder on...
What Does My Name Mean? - Have you wondered at one time or another what does my name mean? Knowing the meaning of your name can make you feel more amenable to your name than before.