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The name Kendall is of English origin, and means valley of the River Kent.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Kendall has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Kendall
Use of the Name Kendall for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
26,613 26,613 26,173 16,973 9,317 4,509 2,335
The table below indicates the number of times the name Kendall has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Kendall first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1913, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Kendall
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1913  67845
1914    
1915  93345
1916  90849
1917  97345
1918  98347
1919  87358
1920  89160
1921  83968
1922  91159
1923    
1924  84266
1925  77772
1926  81566
1927  72081
1928  74774
1929  86559
1930  78367
1931  86155
1932  77967
1933  62187
1934  74967
1935  65982
1936  64881
1937  68677
1938  60397
1939  537113
1940  569109
1941  545118
1942  584114
1943  557128
1944  609102
1945  531128
1946  526147
1947  550149
1948  525160
1949  521164
1950  542159
1951  574144
1952  504190
1953  474216
1954  493216
1955  486227
1956  433305
1957  396382
1958  394391
1959  391410
1960  375447
1961  391413
1962  387431
1963  365466
1964966120339538
1965919121373430
1966  371417
1967  375396
1968  383411
1969  396399
1970  387433
1971746199390425
1972  437328
1973  418352
1974  423343
1975  467298
1976  473278
1977  531250
1978  436335
1979  424354
1980827190425370
1981813196434364
1982645276443363
1983691245434359
1984442470401425
1985471449383467
1986427505364512
1987343701359539
1988411573324664
1989398623337687
1990404643289866
1991386668305843
1992350745322787
19932171,271287965
19941791,645289949
19951901,546337720
19961981,467359676
19971931,558359703
19981871,643368695
19992171,442395625
20001911,650359733
20012081,521426576
20021961,637463521
20031562,174499490
20041372,335508477
Totals:  26,613 28,766

During the last 125 years, parents have used Kendall as a girl's name about 48% of the time and as a boy's name about 51% of the time.  This name has been considered suitable for either girls or boys.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Kendall appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 28 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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