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 Keniya

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  • A user from Colorado, United States says the name Keniya is of Unknown origin and means "A Gift of God who serves God and a caring friend who will stay by your side until time ends.".
Other origins: African American

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1997 9 9 0
1998 12 12 0
1999 19 19 0
2000 20 20 0
2001 20 20 0
2002 28 28 0
2003 39 39 0
2004 50 50 0
2005 48 48 0
2006 44 44 0
2007 51 51 0
2008 41 41 0
2009 48 48 0
2010 34 34 0
2011 38 38 0
2012 30 30 0
2013 23 23 0
2014 17 17 0
2015 13 13 0
2016 16 16 0
2017 13 13 0

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Popularity of Keniya as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Keniya

  • How Popular is the name Keniya? Keniya is the 14,360th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Keniya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 613 babies born with the first name Keniya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Keniya to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Keniya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1997 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Keniya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Keniya was in 2007 with a total of 51 babies.
  • Random Keniya Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Keniya is not a popular baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Keniya: Your name in reverse order is Ayinek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eianky. How do you pronounce that?

What Keniyas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Keniya born Oct 5, 2006

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 Northern England approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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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).