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Girl Name: Makena

Name: Makena
Pronunciation: \m(a)-ke-na\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Makena's also a boy name)
Origin: Gaelic
Sounds Like: MacKenna, Macon, Megen, Maegan
Variant forms: Makenna


Makena \m(a)-ke-na\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Makena). Used in Gaelic as a variant of Makenna, from McKenna.

Makena has 1 variant form: Makenna.

Baby names that sound like Makena are MacKenna, Macon, Megen and Maegan.


Makena is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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