Kendall - girls name

Kendall name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 85%

Kendall name meaning:

The name Kendall is derived from the Old English language and has both Scottish and English origins. It is primarily a surname that became a given name over time. The etymology of the name suggests that it is composed of two elements: "ken," meaning "clear" or "bright," and "dal," meaning "valley." Therefore, Kendall can be translated to mean "clear valley" or "bright valley."

The name Kendall is often associated with qualities such as intelligence, creativity, and a friendly nature. Individuals with this name are often seen as charismatic and have a natural ability to connect with others. They are known for their strong communication skills and have a talent for bringing people together. Kendall is a unisex name, but when it is used for boys, it maintains these positive attributes.

Overall, the name Kendall signifies a person who possesses a bright and clear nature, both in terms of intelligence and personality. It represents someone who is approachable, sociable, and has the ability to bring positivity and warmth to any environment.

Origin: Celtic

From the bright valley.


Surnames, Unisex names

Other girls names beginning with K


Overall UK ranking: 840 out of 5581

42 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (442)

Historical popularity of Kendall

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