girl name Kenya
 

Kenya Girl Name


Baby Girl Names > Starting With K > Kenya

Kenya name image The name Kenya is of Modern English origin, and is derived from the name of an African country.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Kenya 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 Kenya
Use of the Name Kenya for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years50 Years25 Years10 Years5 Years2 Years1 Year
17,87017,87011,0295,0282,376900428
The table below indicates the number of times the name Kenya has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Kenya first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1968, 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 Kenya
 Used as a Girl NameUsed as a Boy Name
YearRankCountRankCount
1968926125  
1969671219  
197055333699367
1971486396  
1972383555785104
1973275894663145
1974294813717131
1975281862734128
1976316712810106
1977330711781119
1978361588747129
1979358630  
1980420520  
1981493414  
1982496411  
1983500389  
1984582312  
1985641291  
1986743237  
1987719252  
1988714263  
1989612348  
1990614366  
1991619364  
1992509473  
1993373681  
1994377680  
1995393675  
1996425600  
1997527451  
1998534471  
1999552455  
2000508521  
2001557466  
2002553489  
2003580472  
2004626428  
Totals:  17,870 929

During the last 125 years, parents have used Kenya as a girl's name about 95% of the time and less frequently (about 4% of the time) as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Kenya appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 37 times during the last 125 years.


Copyright © 2005- Baby-Girl-Names.org.
All rights reserved.
Baby-Girl-Names.org is a Chosen Sites™ family reference source.
All information on this baby name website is provided "as is."

Girl Name Kenya