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Kenny Meaning


What does Kenny mean?

The name Kenny is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Kenny is "handsome, fire born".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "handsome, fire born ".

Kenny is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ke-nny.

The Given Name Kenny

Kenny is a diminutive of Kenneth. See Kenneth for further details.

Kenny is good for parents who want a name that is elegant and memorable.

Fearless yet valiant, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Kenny Hilliard, and Kenny Solomons.

Kenny Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,001 in baby name popularity for boys with 205 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 956 in baby name popularity for boys with 217 occurrences. It ranked 17,126 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences.

View the Kenny Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Kenny has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Kenny to other names.

Kenny Related Names

Kenny is a diminutive of Kenneth.

Famous Kennys

  • Kenny Hilliard ~ Football Player
  • Kenny Solomons ~ Actor

Kenny Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Kenny.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Kenny are often joyful and scholarly but most of all they are read more >>

Kenny Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Kenny in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Kenny.

Just for fun, see the name Kenny in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Kenny in Nautical Flags page.