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since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1947 6 6 0
1948 5 5 0
1952 6 6 0
1953 7 7 0
1955 7 7 0
1956 9 9 0
1957 8 8 0
1958 7 7 0
1959 18 18 0
1960 12 12 0
1961 21 21 0
1962 18 18 0
1963 30 30 0
1964 33 33 0
1965 31 31 0
1966 28 28 0
1967 27 27 0
1968 46 46 0
1969 39 39 0
1970 42 42 0
1971 42 42 0
1972 51 51 0
1973 56 56 0
1974 43 43 0
1975 70 70 0
1976 63 63 0
1977 50 50 0
1978 58 58 0
1979 47 47 0
1980 55 55 0
1981 51 51 0
1982 40 40 0
1983 32 32 0
1984 21 21 0
1985 45 45 0
1986 30 30 0
1987 37 37 0
1988 29 29 0
1989 19 19 0
1990 28 28 0
1991 32 32 0
1992 24 24 0
1993 23 23 0
1994 23 23 0
1995 21 21 0
1996 21 21 0
1997 22 22 0
1998 17 17 0
1999 13 13 0
2000 21 21 0
2001 13 13 0
2002 13 13 0
2003 26 26 0
2004 19 19 0
2005 17 17 0
2006 24 24 0
2007 14 14 0
2008 23 23 0
2009 12 12 0
2010 10 10 0
2011 14 14 0
2012 15 9 6
2013 22 22 0
2014 16 11 5
2015 14 9 5
2016 10 10 0
2017 21 14 7

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Popularity of Kena as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Kena

  • How Popular is the name Kena? Kena is the 7,331st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kena have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,767 babies born with the first name Kena in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kena to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kena? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1947 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Kena first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kena is Sunday, November 9th, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Kena born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kena was in 1975 with a total of 70 babies.
  • Random Kena Factoid: According to the 1980 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kena is not a popular baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1980.
  • Weird things about the name Kena: Your name in reverse order is Anek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ekan. 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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