Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: fighter; sharp, keen wit or eye; ancient
Sounds Like: Kean, Keene, Ken, Kenn, Keon
Similar Names: Deen, Keer, Kern, Keven, Kees
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 1624
Keen \keen\ as a boy's name is a variant of Keane (Irish, Gaelic, Old English) and Keenan (Irish, Gaelic), and the meaning of Keen is "fighter; sharp, keen wit or eye; ancient".
The baby name Keen sounds like Kean, Keene, Ken, Kenn and Keon. Other similar baby names are Deen, Keer, Kern, Keven and Kees.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Keen.
Keen is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1624 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)