Kent meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Kent No. of characters: 4 Gender: BoyOrigin: English Celtic
How to pronounce Kent ke-nt What does my name mean? Meanings: Coastal District Bright White Edge Border Chief Most Beautiful English name, meaning similar to a place and family names Welsh origin, meaning: the Enlightened One Short form of Kenneth (meaning: the Pretty, too: the fire of births). Namesakes: Kent Nagano, American conductor.

Kent was ranked 1158 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 2.03% from its previous ranking of 1182 in 2015. Kent was ranked 10410 in 1984 list of US girls name and dropped by 1.36% from its previous ranking of 10270 in 1983.

Full form of Kent : Kindly Encouraging Normal Thorough

Kent is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is not even used by anyone since 2014. Only 75 people have Kent as their first name. Kent is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Kent is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular male name since 1935 and ranked 1158 (0.004173% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 68396 people wear Kent as their first name. Kent is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare boy name since 1885 and ranked 1158 (0.004173% bearer) in 2016 in US. Only 68396 people have Kent as their first name. Kent is not a native United States and Kent may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.018922% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Kent
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1935290351
1936255436
1937272405
1938264435
1939234495
1940216578
1941202677
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Expression number of Kent is 5.

Kent love adventure, excitement and freedom. Kent are clever, quick-witted and unusually adaptable. Kent are capable of doing anything they wish for.

Names that rhyme with Kent Famous people named Kent
Elizabeth Kentish in Episode #1.1 as Actress
Madison Kent in Frequency as Actress
KT Kent in Preying for Lust as Sound Department
Allegra Kent in The Addams Family as Actress
Mary Kent in Canadian Pacific as Actress
Briony Kent in The Kiss as Actress
Susan Kent in Diamonds in a Bucket as Actress
Lindsay Kent in Black Gold as Editor
Marilyn Kentz in Four Mommies and a Funeral as Actress
Eva Kent in Identità sessuale violata as Actress
Names like Kent Kent Namesakes Related Names: KenKenaKenaanKenaëlKenabethKenadeeKenadeyKenadiKenadieKenadonaKenadoneKenadyKenaeKenahKenaiKenajaKenajahKenaleeKenanKenaniah Popularity of Kent
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