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 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kendra" ranks #70 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Oregon. Imagine that, 51 babies in Oregon have the same name as you in 1987. Across the entire United States a total of 3,863 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 west? 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 exotic, no lack of spirit here!
N is for neatness, your orderly way.
D is for dependable, on you I can rely.
R is for reasonable, your understanding way.
A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.
Your name in reverse order is "Ardnek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ndaerk". 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 Aug 29, 1927
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 India approximately on 1350. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.
You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.
Name poster for Kendra
Here's something for you to ponder on...
The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.