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Boy Name: Kenton

Name: Kenton
Pronunciation: \k(e)-nton, ken-ton\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: the royal settlement
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Kendon, Quenton
Variant forms: Kentan, Kentin
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 987
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 24559


Kenton \k(e)-nton, ken-ton\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Kenton is "the royal settlement". Place name.

Kenton has 2 variant forms: Kentan and Kentin.

Baby names that sound like Kenton are Kendon and Quenton.


Kenton is a somewhat popular first name for men (#987 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#24559 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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