The meaning, origin and other details about Ken

Meanings & Origins of Ken

What does Ken mean?

  • Born of fire in the Scottish origin.
  • Ruler of the valley in the Celtic origin.
  • Royal obligation in the English origin.
  • Helmeted chief in the Gaelic origin.
  • Ken \ken\ as a boy's name is pronounced ken. It is of English origin. Short form of names beginning with Ken- such as Kenneth. Ken (Japanese) means "strong, physically healthy". The doll Barbie's boyfriend is named Ken. Baseball player Ken Griffey, Jr.; singers Kenny Rogers, Kenny Loggins; saxophone player Kenny G; writer Ken Kesey.

    Ken has 4 variant forms: Kennan, Kenney, Kennie and Kenny.

    For more information, see also the related name Kendrick.

    Baby names that sound like Ken are Kean, Keen, Kenn and Keon.

    in the Japanese origin.

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  • There were 0 US births last year.
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