First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kelen

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Alt. Meaning

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

L is for love, your love of life!

E is for explorer, always ready for the next journey

N is for normal, step outside of the box!

Notable Persons Named Kelen

Kelen Coleman is an actress. She has been prominent since 2008. Kelen was born on April 19th, 1984 in Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Kelen

Ron Vander Kelen is a football player for the Minnesota Vikings. He was most prominent from 1963 to 1967. Ron was born on November 6th, 1939 in Preble, Wisconsin.


István was born on March 21st, 1912. He died on May 1st, 2003.


Christopher was born on December 17th, 1958 in Sydney.


The Honourable Michael A. Kelen is a Judge of the Federal Court of Canada. The was born on October 17th, 1948 in Montreal.


Tibor was born in 1938. He left this life in 2001.


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Popularity of Kelen as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Kelen

  • How Popular is the name Kelen? Kelen is the 26,485th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kelen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 206 babies born with the first name Kelen in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kelen to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kelen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1982 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Kelen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kelen is Sunday, June 16th, 1901.
  • What year had the most people named Kelen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kelen was in 2007 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Kelen: Your name in reverse order is Nelek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lnkee. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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