Name Kenneth Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Kenneth


Kenneth is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Kenneth?

Kenneth is an Anglicized form of the Scottish name Coinneach or the Gaelic name Cináed.

What does the name Kenneth mean?

Kenneth means “handsome” (from Gaelic “caoin”) or “born of fire” (from Gaelic “Cináed”).

Pronunciation of Kenneth

Variants of the name Kenneth


Popularity of the name Kenneth

The name Kenneth is ranked #7352 overall.

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