in the U.S.
- Gender: Neutral
- Origin: Hebrew
- Meaning: Animal Horn
- #1454 All Time
Pronunciation of Kenya
How popular is the name "Kenya" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Kenya? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 25,258 babies born with the name Kenya in the United States. That's more than enough Kenyas to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1952 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kenya" was in 1973 with a total of 894 babies.
According to the 1975 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kenya" ranks #97 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 40 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1975. Across the entire United States a total of 992 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Kenya popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kenya in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Kenya" mean? The list below shows the origins of Kenya as well as things modernly associated with the name Kenya such as celebrities named Kenya.
Origin and Meaning of Kenya
The name "Kenya" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Animal Horn". It's a name commonly given to girls.
K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.
E is for eternal, your spirit will live.
N is for neatness, your orderly way.
Y is for young, the years never show!
A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.
Your name in reverse order is "Aynek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Naeky". 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 Kenya born Dec 6, 1962
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 Northern Africa approximately on 1500. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.
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. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Name poster for Kenya
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.