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Meaning of Kendall

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Meaning

The name Kendall has the following meaning:

From the royal valley.
This name can be given to both baby boys and girls. It is a unisex name.

Popularity

As a baby boy name, Kendall is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 479 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Kendall rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 41 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 600 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Kendall in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics

Pronunciation

The name Kendall is pronounced as ken-dul

Origins

Kendall originates from the Welsh language.

See other suggested Welsh baby names.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Kendall and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Kendall: Boys - Aneurin, Arvel, Caden, Cedric, Evan, Gavin, Hywel, Llewellyn, Llewelyn, Lloyd, Maddox, Girls - Delyth, Both genders - Bryn, Carey

Variants

Nicknames

Common nicknames for the name Kendall are: Ken

Style

We think the name Kendall should fall under the following style category: Celtic.

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Impression

Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Kendall to be: Rich, well-educated, hardworking and kind-hearted guy

In one word, you might describe Kendall as a(n) "well-educated" person.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Kendall (or its variants) are:

Kendall Grove, born on 12 November, a famous athlete. Kendall Grove's background: An American mixed martial arts fighter. Grove was a contestant on The Ultimate Fighter 3, a reality television show, training under Tito Ortiz.

Kendall Gill, born on 25 May, a famous athlete. Kendall Gill's background: A professional boxer, sports analyst, and an American former professional basketball player.

Kendall McComas, born on 29 October, a famous actor. Kendall McComas's background: An American former child actor. McComas first appeared in the Mickey McGuire short subjects series as Mickey Rooney's little brother before switching over to the most-popular Our Gang series in 1932.
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