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|
|1987||3,863||3,841||22||#77 girl name|
|1988||3,786||3,761||25||#80 girl name|
|1989||3,267||3,229||38||#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 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kendra" ranks #64 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Nebraska. Imagine that, 38 babies in Nebraska have the same name as you in 1986. Across the entire United States a total of 2,767 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 east? 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 kid, the child within.
E is for exquisite, who could argue?
N is for noble, your regal bearing.
D is for dream, your beacon ahead.
R is for relish, you seek a challenge.
A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.
Your name in reverse order is "Ardnek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Krndae". 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 Feb 23, 1997
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Thailand approximately on 900. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.
As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
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.