Kendel

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
206
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kendel

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K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

L is for life, that you live so well.

Notable Persons Named Kendel

Kendel Carson is a country music singer-songwriter. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1998 to present. Kendel was born Kendel Carson in 1985.

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Kendel Ehrlich is an assistant public defender ; county prosecutor ; cable television lawyer, consultant, producer ; bank director, public defender, and prosecutor. Kendel was born on October 8th, 1961 in Baltimore.

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Kendel was born in 1952 in Castries.

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Kendel Herrarte is an athlete for the C.S.D. Comunicaciones and Guatemala national football team. Kendel was born on April 6th, 1992 in Guatemala.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Kendel

Arthur is also known as Coach Kendel.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1954 6 0 6
1957 5 0 5
1960 11 0 11
1961 13 5 8
1962 14 7 7
1964 14 6 8
1965 22 7 15
1966 11 6 5
1967 8 0 8
1968 5 0 5
1969 18 5 13
1970 9 9 0
1971 18 8 10
1972 17 8 9
1973 10 5 5
1974 13 6 7
1975 15 5 10
1976 7 0 7
1977 7 0 7
1978 9 9 0
1979 24 11 13
1980 17 11 6
1981 16 7 9
1982 17 10 7
1983 33 17 16
1984 36 19 17
1985 31 20 11
1986 27 15 12
1987 37 24 13
1988 33 18 15
1989 26 10 16
1990 32 14 18
1991 28 11 17
1992 24 15 9
1993 52 29 23
1994 56 28 28
1995 44 24 20
1996 50 30 20
1997 48 26 22
1998 35 19 16
1999 23 12 11
2000 40 16 24
2001 35 17 18
2002 45 23 22
2003 50 30 20
2004 46 26 20
2005 51 34 17
2006 35 19 16
2007 52 32 20
2008 45 21 24
2009 40 22 18
2010 31 16 15
2011 52 33 19
2012 24 10 14
2013 32 11 21
2014 21 6 15
2015 23 12 11
2016 17 6 11
2017 11 5 6
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Kendel

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Popularity of Kendel as a first name

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Popularity of Kendel as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kendel U.S.
  White 90.78% 64.26%
  African American 5.34% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.91% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kendel

People with the last name Kendel are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Kendel

  • How Popular is the name Kendel? Kendel is the 7,904th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kendel was the 89,753rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kendel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,571 babies born with the first name Kendel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kendel 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 Kendel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1954 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Kendel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kendel is Thursday, October 25th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Kendel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kendel was in 2005 with a total of 34 babies.
  • Random Kendel Factoid: According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kendel is not a popular baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1997.
  • Weird things about the name Kendel: Your name in reverse order is Lednek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eklden. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kendel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 206 people with the last name Kendel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kendel? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kendel as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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