Kenia name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Kamba, Celtic and African
Usage: English
Pronunciation: k(e)-nia
Meaning: Kenya, Pretty and Too: the Fire of Births
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What does Kenia mean?

Originated from Celtic, African and Kamba, Admired Kenia means "Kenya, Pretty or Too: the Fire of Births" used specifically in English is a gender insensitive name . Kenia is a resultant of Kenya.

Widely Accepted African and Kamba Kenya, meaning of Kenya is "Animal Horn, Place Name of the Country and Kenya" is dominantly used in English. Kenia is resulted from Kendra. Kendra is variation of Kenda.

Kendra is an effeminate version of Kenneth. Also Kendra is feminine version of Kendrick. Kendra means Wisdom, Pretty and Magical is of Celtic and English-American origin. Kenia is feminine of Kenneth.

Kenneth is form of Cinàed. Also Kenneth is variation of Cainnech. Meaning of Kenneth is Fiery, Born of Fire and Beautiful and Wealthy came from Old Irish and Celtic.

How do I pronounce Kenia?

The most common way to pronounce two syllabled Kenia is k(e)-nia.

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Names that rhyme with Kenia

How popular is the name Kenia?

Kenia used to be a common name in United States, first appeared in 1961 and over 8403 babies have been given the name in 58 years. At its zenith in 2012,. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 58 years but it is still in a strong position.

Kenia is an uncommon baby name in France, its highest ever rank is 2842 (2004) in its 12 years run on France naming chart. Kenia is a rare baby name in England and Wales still in use today.

But Kenia is a popular baby name in Brazil where every 1 in 8000 have the name as well as in, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Dominican Republic and Cuba. At least, 100000 people globally have been given the name as per our estimate.

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Numerological analysis of Kenia

The letter A as your capstone reveals how you look at life and people in general. Almost every celebrity has the number 22 as their destiny number. Lower your expectations and give the person you truly like a chance to prove. You are probably gifted with great physical and spiritual energy that you use to help people. To have letter A as your capstone reflects your consistency and credibility.

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Middle names for Kenia

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Famous people named Kenia

  • Kenia Sinclair, Jamaican athlete competing over 800 metres
  • Kenia Jayantilal, former Indian cricketer


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  2. Office for National Statistics,
  3. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques,
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