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Boy Name: Kenyon

Name: Kenyon
Pronunciation: \k(e)-nyon, ken-yon\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: blond
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Kennon, Kanon, Canyon, Kannon, Kennan, Keenon, Kenan
Similar Names: Kendon, Kenton
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 2666


Kenyon \k(e)-nyon, ken-yon\ as a boy's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Kenyon is "blond".

Baby names that sound like Kenyon are Kennon, Kanon, Canyon, Kannon, Kennan, Keenon and Kenan. Other similar baby names are Kendon and Kenton.


Kenyon is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#2666 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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