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Kensington Meaning


What does Kensington mean?

The name Kensington is of American origin.

The meaning of Kensington is "modern invented name".

Kensington is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 10 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ken-sing-ton.

The Given Name Kensington

A modern invented name, a transferred use of the place name. Kensington Palace is the name of the royal residence in London, England.

Simple and attractive, it is a name considered by many parents.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Although unique, your little bold Kensington, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Kensington Popularity

In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 1,055 in baby name popularity for girls with 241 occurrences. It ranked 9,242 in baby name popularity for boys with 8 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,000 in baby name popularity for girls with 264 occurrences. It ranked 6,925 in baby name popularity for boys with 12 occurrences.

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

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    Kensington Numerology

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    Kensington Name Fun

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

    Then just follow the diagram below.

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