Kenta

First Name
667
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kenta

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Notable Persons Named Kenta

Kenta Kobayashi is a wrestler. Kenta was born on March 12th, 1981 in Sōka, Saitama, Japan.

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Kenta Kobashi is a wrestler. Kenta was born on March 27th, 1967 in Fukuchiyama, Kyoto.

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Kenta Miyake is a voice acting in japan and voice actor. He was most active from 1999 to present. Kenta was born on August 23rd, 1977 in Okinawa Prefecture. Kenta is also known as Shun Kazagiri.

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Kenta Maeda is a baseball player for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Kenta was born on April 11th, 1988 in Osaka.

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Kenta Kiritani is an actor and singer. His career lasted from 1999 to 1999. Kenta was born on February 4th, 1980 in Kita-ku, Osaka, Japan.

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Kenta was born on April 11th, 1991 in Nanao, Ishikawa.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Kenta

Daishōchi was born on November 24th, 1984 in Ulan-Bator, Mongolia. Daishōchi is also known as Бямбажав and Уламбаяр (mongolian).

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Kenta was a musician. He plays Guitar and Vocals. Kenta was given the name Knut Kenneth Gustafsson on August 11th, 1948 in Nacka. Kenta is also known as Kenta. He passed away on March 3rd, 2003.

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Aotsurugi was born on December 16th, 1982 in Tonga.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1973 7 0 7
1977 48 0 48
1978 24 5 19
1979 19 0 19
1980 15 0 15
1981 15 0 15
1982 6 0 6
1983 11 0 11
1984 6 0 6
1985 15 0 15
1986 7 0 7
1987 10 0 10
1988 20 0 20
1989 15 0 15
1990 12 0 12
1991 27 0 27
1992 27 0 27
1993 16 0 16
1994 23 0 23
1995 25 0 25
1996 17 0 17
1997 22 0 22
1998 21 0 21
1999 24 0 24
2000 17 0 17
2001 18 0 18
2002 16 0 16
2003 16 0 16
2004 11 0 11
2005 13 0 13
2006 18 0 18
2007 20 0 20
2008 16 0 16
2009 10 0 10
2010 10 0 10
2011 13 0 13
2012 13 0 13
2013 9 0 9
2014 13 0 13
2015 11 0 11
2016 5 0 5
2017 6 0 6
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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Fun Facts about the name Kenta

  • How Popular is the name Kenta? Kenta is the 13,614th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kenta have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 667 babies born with the first name Kenta in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kenta 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 Kenta? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Kenta first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kenta is Monday, February 15th, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Kenta born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kenta was in 1977 with a total of 48 babies.
  • Random Kenta Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kenta is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Kenta: Your name in reverse order is Atnek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eaknt. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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