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34k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Mckenna

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Scottish
  • Meaning: Son of Kenneth
  • #1251 All Time
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26k Makenna (American)

How popular is the baby name Mckenna in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1972 5 5 0
1973 5 5 0
1976 6 6 0
1977 5 5 0
1979 7 7 0
1981 23 23 0
1982 48 48 0
1983 32 32 0
1984 37 37 0
1985 76 76 0
1986 64 64 0
1987 53 53 0
1988 95 95 0
1989 91 91 0
1990 143 143 0
1991 214 209 5
1992 390 390 0
1993 381 376 5
1994 689 662 27
1995 1,109 1,066 43
1996 1,250 1,230 20
1997 1,342 1,330 12
1998 1,451 1,439 12
1999 1,581 1,569 12
2000 1,710 1,703 7
2001 1,699 1,693 6
2002 1,804 1,795 9
2003 1,695 1,695 0
2004 1,669 1,656 13
2005 1,662 1,657 5
2006 1,577 1,570 7
2007 1,554 1,554 0
2008 1,522 1,522 0
2009 1,505 1,505 0
2010 1,378 1,378 0
2011 1,332 1,332 0
2012 1,397 1,397 0
2013 1,466 1,466 0
2014 1,394 1,394 0
2015 1,295 1,295 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Mckenna baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 33,756 babies born with the name Mckenna in the United States. That's more than enough Mckennas to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mckenna" was in 2002 with a total of 1,795 babies. (That's a lot of baby Mckennas)

According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mckenna" ranks #94 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, 59 babies in Wisconsin have the same name as you in 2008. Across the entire United States a total of 1,522 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Mckenna popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Mckenna" mean? The list below shows the origins of Mckenna as well as things modernly associated with the name Mckenna such as celebrities named Mckenna.

Origin and Meaning of Mckenna

The name "Mckenna" is of Scottish origin, and it means "Son of Kenneth". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Mckenna

Mckenna Bleu
Mckenna Dentons
Mckenna Principals
Mckenna Shoots For The Stars
Mckenna Center
Mckenna Grace
Mckenna Long

Alternative Meanings

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

C is for confident, no doubts here!

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

E is for elegant, born within you.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

N is for nice, need I say more?

A is for able, for you surely are.

Your name in reverse order is "Annekcm". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nnmeack". 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 Mckenna born Dec 25, 1952

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 400. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

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.

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