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92k
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since 1880

Kendra

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Water Baby, Magical
  • #662 All Time
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1k Kendria (English)
< 1k Kiandra (English)

How popular is the name "Kendra" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1936880
1937550
1938770
193913130
194020200
194121210
194233330
194337370
194434340
194553530
194677770
194795950
194879790
194975750
195092920
19511051050
195296960
19531221220
19541131130
19551361360
19562372370
19572082080
19581991990
19592602600
19602852850
19613513510
19623663660
19634114110
19643923920
19654534530
19667157150
19677957950
19686956950
19698708700
19701,1521,1520
19711,4881,4826
19721,4051,3987
19731,2711,2647
19741,5031,49013
19751,5091,5036
19761,6381,6308
19771,7871,77413
19781,9151,90411
19792,0892,06920
19801,8201,8155
19811,8601,85010
19821,7801,76218
19831,6211,61011
19841,9351,91916
19851,8521,83814
19862,7672,7589
19873,8633,84122#77 girl name
19883,7863,76125#80 girl name
19893,2673,22938#99 girl name
19902,8012,78813
19912,7182,70513
19922,6762,6715
19932,6122,6057
19942,5452,53411
19952,3772,3725
19962,3752,3669
19972,0522,0520
19982,0352,0350
19991,8391,8390
20001,7371,7307
20011,4951,4950
20021,3901,3855
20031,2351,2350
20041,2081,1999
20051,2411,2410
20061,4021,4020
20071,6981,6980
20081,4481,4480
20091,3901,3900
20101,4951,4950
20111,0671,0670
20128028020
20131,7261,7206
20141,2621,2620

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 first appeared 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 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kendra" ranks #89 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, 70 babies in Wisconsin have the same name as you in 1997. Across the entire United States a total of 2,052 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Kendra" mean?

Kendra (English): Water Baby, Magical

The name "Kendra" is of English origin and it means "Water Baby, Magical". It's a name commonly given to girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

K is for kid, the child within.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

N is for nice, need I say more?

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

Your name in reverse order is "Ardnek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dekran". 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.

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 north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Kendra

Kendra Wilkinson

Kendra Wilkinson is a television personality, businesswoman, glamour model, and author with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Kendra was born in 1985 as Kendra Leigh Wilkinson in San Diego, California, U.S.

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Kendra Jade

Kendra Jade is an adult biography. Kendra was born in 1977 in Northampton, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

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Past life for Kendra born Aug 25, 1971

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 Alaska approximately on 750. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

Name poster for Kendra

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