Mackenzie

Mackenzie - A very unique male name



  Dec 11,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Mackenzie, meaning son of Kenneth , appeared on the charts for the first time in 1975 on position #2094. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Mackenzie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Mackenzie? 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 Mackenzie. The baby boy name Mackenzie was given to 10 baby boys in 2009, ranking #3110 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 173,740 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Mackenzie peaked in popularity 23 years ago in 1994 on position 371.



Famous with this name

Mackenzie Davis
Mackenzie Crook
Mackenzie Foy


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Mackenzie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Mackenzie is currently topping the baby name charts in Louisiana at position #847 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,987.

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 Mackenzie is where you live.


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Mackenzie origin and meaning

Mackenzie is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means son of Kenneth . To see famous people named Mackenzie, pop culture references for the name Mackenzie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Mackenzie

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

Maximus / Magnus / Mckenzie / Maximos / Maxximus / Makenzie / Mackenzi / Mackenson /

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
20093110
20072753
20062167
20052077
20041586
20031916
20021187
2001950
2000737
1999632
1998627
1997541
1996469
1995395
1994371
1993395
1992409
1991501
1990534
1989534
1988606
1987656
1986823
19851011
19841481
19832456
19822157
19802072
19792267
19781943
19772150
19761876
19752094

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Louisiana847
New York1987

Even more about Mackenzie


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 Mackenzie 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Mackenzie?

3 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
1994
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Mackenzie
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 173,740
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1975
2009 births +10

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