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By Olivia Musembi Senior Content Writer
Updated: Jul 10, 2024 | 👁️ 6 Views | 🔊 11 Pronunciations
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Gender: Male

Origin: Scottish

Meaning: A masculine name of Scott...

Pronunciation: KEH-nihth, /ˈkɛnɪθ/, K EH N IY TH

Popularity Rank: #168,129

On this page:

  • 1. Kenith Meaning
  • 2. Kenith Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Kenith
  • 4. Translations of Kenith
  • 5. Kenith Name Popularity
  • 6. Kenith popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Kenith
  • 8. Kenith Name Poster
  • 9. Names similar to Kenith

Kenith Meaning

Derived from the Scottish Gaelic name Cináed, meaning 'born of fire'. It is also considered a variant of Kenneth, meaning 'handsome' or 'born of fire'.

Kenith also means "A masculine name of Scottish origin meaning 'born of fire' or 'handsome'.".

Kenith is commonly found in United States of America, Hong Kong, Panama, and 19 more countries.

Kenith Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: KEH-nihth

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈkɛnɪθ/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: K EH N IY TH

K: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

EH: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

IY: Pronounce as in "see" (S IY)

TH: Pronounce as in "thin" (TH IH N)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Kenith?

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Translations of Kenith

Kenith Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Kenith is recorded 120 times globally, ranking it as the 168,129th most common name worldwide.

Kenith is most prevalent in United States of America, with 37 occurrences, making it the 35,257th most popular name in the country.

In Hong Kong, the name Kenith is found among 1 in every 18446 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Kenith Popularity by Country

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United States of America#35,2571 : 48,895
Hong Kong#10,0511 : 18,446

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Kenith popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Kenith from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Kenith

  • Kenith Trodd is a Producer from United Kingdom.

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Kenith Name Poster

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Names similar to Kenith


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