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Girl Name: Kendra

Name: Kendra
Pronunciation: \k(e)-nd-ra, ken-dra\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: greatest champion
Origin: Welsh
Sounds Like: Candra, Kiandra, Keaundra, Keandria
Variant forms: Kandra, Kena, Kenda, Kendrah, Kendrea, Kendri, Kendria, Kendrie, Kendrya, Keni, Kenia, Kenna, Kennah, Kenndra, Kenndrea, Kindra, Kinna, Kyndra, Kyndria, Lakendra
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 403
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 21483

Description

Kendra \k(e)-nd-ra, ken-dra\ as a girl's name is pronounced KEN-drah. It is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Kendra is "greatest champion". From Cynwrig which also possibly means "high hill". Also possibly from the Gaelic name Mac Eanraig meaning "son of Henry", or the Old English names Ceneric meaning "bold power", and Cyneric meaning "royal power". Also possibly a modern blend of Ken and Sandra or Andrea. See also Keandra.

Kendra has 20 variant forms: Kandra, Kena, Kenda, Kendrah, Kendrea, Kendri, Kendria, Kendrie, Kendrya, Keni, Kenia, Kenna, Kennah, Kenndra, Kenndrea, Kindra, Kinna, Kyndra, Kyndria and Lakendra.

Baby names that sound like Kendra are Candra, Kiandra, Keaundra and Keandria.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Kendra.

Popularity

Kendra is a very popular first name for women (#403 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#21483 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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