Mackenzie

Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #62 in 2013 and #69 in 2014.

Famous People

Mackenzie Foy (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Mackenzie Rosman (TV Actress), MacKenzie Mauzy (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Mackenzie Phillips (Movie Actress,Singer,TV Actress), Mackenzie Lintz (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Mackenzie Astin (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Mackenzie Aladjem (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Mackenzie Smith (Movie Actress,TV Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Scottish Gaelic Mac ‎(“son of”) +‎ Kenzie ‎(“the intelligent one" or possibly "the wise ruler”). Possible alternate: Gaelic MacCoinneach ‎(“Son of Kenneth”).

Meaning(s):

-A river in the Northwest Territories, the longest in Canada, running from Great Slave Lake to the Beaufort Sea.

-( female name -comes from the last names language-), transferred use of the last name since the 1970s, also in the form Makenzie.

-(last name -comes from the Scottish Gaelic language-) of Scottish origin.