Kinsley

Kinsley - A very unique female name



  Sep 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kinsley, meaning king's meadow, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1989 on position #4275. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kinsley and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kinsley? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Kinsley. The baby girl name Kinsley was given to 1,717 baby girls in 2012, ranking #180 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 823 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kinsley peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 180.



Famous with this name

Meghan Kinsley
Billy Kinsley
Howard Kinsley


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Kinsley is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kinsley is currently topping the baby name charts in Nebraska at position #32 - and is the least popular in New York at position #941.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Kinsley is where you live.


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Kinsley origin and meaning

Kinsley is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means king's meadow. To see famous people named Kinsley, pop culture references for the name Kinsley and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kinsley

We've found the following names that sound similar to Kinsley, sorted by popularity.

Kensley / Kinslee / Kinzley / Kynslee / Kingsley / Kinzlee / Kenslee / Kinsleigh / Kenzlee / Kenzley /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012180
2011218
2010306
2009422
2008569
2007747
2006854
2005926
20041212
20031197
20021332
20011429
20001549
19991650
19982134
19971824
19944511
19914488
19894275

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Nebraska32
Kansas54
Alabama61
Iowa62
Oklahoma63
Tennessee64
Mississippi65
South Carolina77
Louisiana79
Kentucky81
Georgia84
Arkansas86
South Dakota90
Idaho95
North Carolina105
Missouri115
Montana115
Virginia135
North Dakota136
Indiana155
Minnesota161
Texas163
West Virginia163
Florida177
Oregon181
New Hampshire187
Ohio202
Michigan217
Maine220
Colorado223
Arizona244
Nevada293
Illinois304
Pennsylvania316
Wisconsin318
Washington319
Utah417
Maryland606
California623
Massachusetts868
New York941

Even more about Kinsley


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Kinsley a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Kinsley?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Kinsley
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 823
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1989
2012 births +1,717

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