Mackenzie name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Scottish and Gaelic
Usage: English and Scottish
Pronunciation: mah-ken-zee
Meaning: Son of Coinneach Son of Kenneth and The Word Mac Which is of the Meaning Son
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What does Mackenzie mean?

Illustrous Mackenzie substantially is used in Scottish and English, meaning of Mackenzie is "Son of Coinneach or The Word Mac Which is of the Meaning Son", a unisex name is rooted from Gaelic and Scottish.

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How do I pronounce Mackenzie?

The three syllabled name Mackenzie is commonly pronounced as mah-ken-zee. Some people pronounce it as muh-ken-zee.

Variants of Mackenzie

Kensie, Mackie

Nicknames for Mackenzie

Here is the list of Potential nicknames for the given name Mackenzie:

Names that rhyme with Mackenzie

How popular is the name Mackenzie?

Mackenzie was a very popular name in United States. Over 134662 babies have been given the given name in 91 years. When at the peak of its usage in 2001, it ranked 40th when 6934 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls.

But after 91 years, the name has lost its appeal a bit and is now ranking low. Moreover, the first name has been to the top 50 baby names 5 times Also, Mackenzie was among the popular names in England and Wales.

Since emerging in 1996 around 5455 babies have been given the given name. When at the peak of its usage in 2005, 510 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 109th position.

However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 46 years. Moreover, the moniker has been to the top 500 baby names 25 times

Mackenzie was a common name in New South Wales.

Over 1995 babies have been named Mackenzie since 2001. When at its peak in 2013,. However after 18 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts. Also, In Queensland, Mackenzie was once a common name since emerging in 2000 it has been given to over 1886 babies.

At its zenith in 2015,. However after 20 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts but it is still going strong. Also, Mackenzie was a common name in Victoria.

Over 918 babies have been named Mackenzie since 2008. At its zenith in 2012,. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 11 years.

In France, Mackenzie is a unique name where it has been in use since 2001 and has secured the place in top 2000 names.

In 2009, it ranked 1449th when 26 girls were named Mackenzie. Over 277 people have been named Mackenzie in France. Also, in Western Australia, in just 1 years, it has made it to the top 100 names.

Recently in 2019, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 47 on girl names chart when 39 babies were named Mackenzie.

Mackenzie is an uncommon baby name in Ireland, even after 20 years of use, it could not make it big.

Over 149 people have been named Mackenzie in Ireland. In Belgium, it has been in use since 2001 and peaked in 2015 when it ranked 800th. Mackenzie is a rare baby name in Western Australia still in use today.

Mackenzie is a common name in Canada, Malawi and Zimbabwe while somewhat familiar name in Papua New Guinea, Kenya, Australia, South Africa, Haiti, Botswana, Zambia and England. As per our findings, over 140000 people has been named Mackenzie globally.

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Mackenzie in Nordic countries

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Here's what numbers has to say about Mackenzie

You work hard to become a better person for yourself, and for the people you love. Your first instinct about someone as a person is the one you should listen. You never get tired from trying to be better than you were yesterday. You have the heart of a warrior. If letter M is your cornerstone, you probably bury yourself in work every day. You don't believe much in love. However, deep inside, you secretly wish to find someone who will prove you wrong.

Go through the following names similar to Mackenzie

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  •  Joel - Everlasting and Outstanding gender insensitive name Joel came from Hebrew, meaning of Joel is "God is Willing or Powerful" is used in Swedish, English and Greenlandic
  •  Ronald - Meaning of Ronald is Wise Ruler or Powerful Might is used especially in Finnish and Faroese and originated from Germanic and German is given to both boys and girls
  •  Tonya - The famous unisex name Tonya has its origin in Russian, English-American and Latin and is used notably in Norwegian, Danish and Hindi languages, Tonya means "Priceless, Female Version of Anthony or Beyond Price"
  •  Kristy - Used primarily in Oriya, Gujarati and Marathi loved, Kristy aimed at both sexes and originated from Latin, Kristy means "Disciple of Christ, Christian Woman or Follower of Christ"

Middle names for Mackenzie

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Famous people named Mackenzie

  • Mackenzie Thorpe, British artist
  • Mackenzie Ross, Scottish golf course architect
  • Mackenzie Dalzell Chalmers, British judge and civil servant
  • Mackenzie Bowell, Canadian newspaper publisher and politician,
  • Mackenzie Phillips, American actress and singer best
  • Mackenzie Crook, English actor, director
  • Mackenzie Astin, American actor
  • Mackenzie Firgens, American actress
  • Mackenzie Gray, Canadian film, television, and stage actor
  • Mackenzie Rosman, American actress
  • Mackenzie Grey in All Adventurous Women Do as Actress
  • Mackenzie Hawe in The Departed as Actress
  • Mackenzie Cardwell in Words and Pictures as Actress
  • Mackenzie Holmes in Episode dated 31 March 2008 as
  • Mackenzie Wahl in The Big Lebowski - What to Watch Before You Die as Producer
  • Mackenzie Clymer played the central character of Mary In animation and family film A Magic in a Wish.

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  4. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques,
  5. Sociale Verzekeringsbank,
  6. Births Deaths And Marriages Victoria,
  7. Department of Jutsice, Government of Western Australia,
  8. Queensland Government - Open Data Portal,
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