Colors Related to this Name: White, Gray

Qualities Related to this Name: Extroverted, Adventurous

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #187 in 2013 and #191 in 2014.

Famous People

Kenneth Mars (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Kenneth Washington (TV Actor), Kenneth Choi (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Kenneth Cope (Singer), Kenneth Tobey (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Kenneth McMillan (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Kenneth Marshall (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Kenneth MacDonald (Movie Actor)


In English

Origin: Anglicized form of two Gaelic names, Cinaed "born of fire", name of Scottish kings, and the saint's name Cainnech "handsome" , as in the surname MacKenzie.


-( male name -comes from the Scottish Gaelic language-), originally used in Scotland, popular in all English-spesimilarg countries in the 20th century.

In Swedish

Origin: From English Kenneth. First recorded as a given name in Sweden in 1898.


-( male name) borrowed from English

In Danish

Origin: From English Kenneth at the end of the 19th century.


-( male name).

In Norwegian

Origin: From English Kenneth in c. 1900.


-( male name).