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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kennedi

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  • According to a user from Texas, United States, the name Kennedi is of Scottish origin and means "Pretty, popular, kind giving".
  • A user from Georgia, United States says the name Kennedi is of Unknown origin and means "Means pretty".
  • A user from Florida, United States says the name Kennedi is of Unknown origin and means "Gift of God".
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  1. A female given name

Notable Persons Named Kennedi

Kennedi was born on August 14th, 1998 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1989 5 5 0
1992 9 9 0
1993 15 15 0
1994 42 42 0
1995 118 118 0
1996 142 142 0
1997 160 160 0
1998 203 203 0
1999 272 272 0
2000 291 291 0
2001 322 322 0
2002 355 355 0
2003 414 414 0
2004 434 429 5
2005 444 444 0
2006 472 467 5
2007 545 545 0
2008 558 553 5
2009 663 663 0
2010 617 617 0
2011 692 692 0
2012 597 597 0
2013 690 690 0
2014 770 770 0
2015 846 846 0
2016 796 796 0
2017 713 713 0

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Popularity of Kennedi as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Kennedi

  • How Popular is the name Kennedi? Kennedi is the 2,338th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kennedi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11,185 babies born with the first name Kennedi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kennedi to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kennedi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1989 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Kennedi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kennedi was in 2015 with a total of 846 babies.
  • Random Kennedi Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kennedi ranks 98th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 29 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Kennedi: Your name in reverse order is Idennek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Dnikeen. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Kennedi born Aug 3, 1953

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 Arctic approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

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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