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Popularity
32k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Mckenna

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Scottish
  • Meaning: Son of Kenneth
  • #1261 All Time
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25k Makenna (American)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1972550
1973550
1976660
1977550
1979770
198123230
198248480
198332320
198437370
198576760
198664640
198753530
198895950
198991910
19901431430
19912142095
19923903900
19933813765
199468966227
19951,1091,06643
19961,2501,23020
19971,3421,33012
19981,4511,43912
19991,5811,56912
20001,7101,7037
20011,6991,6936
20021,8041,7959
20031,6951,6950
20041,6691,65613
20051,6621,6575
20061,5771,5707
20071,5531,5530
20081,5221,5220
20091,5051,5050
20101,3781,3780
20111,3321,3320
20121,3971,3970
20131,4651,4650
20141,3881,3880

Want to know about the populiarty of Mckenna? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 32,453 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 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mckenna" ranks #86 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Nebraska. Imagine that, 25 babies in Nebraska have the same name as you in 1998. Across the entire United States a total of 1,451 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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The map shows the relative popularity of the name Mckenna 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 "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.

Scottish

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.

Alternative Meanings

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

C is for compassion, your finest side.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Your name in reverse order is "Annekcm". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ncnmeka". 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 Sep 1, 2012

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 North of Latin America approximately on 1300. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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