Makenzie

Makenzie - A very unique female name



  May 28,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Makenzie, meaning son of Kenneth, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1981 on position #3477. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Makenzie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Makenzie? 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 Makenzie. The baby girl name Makenzie was given to 2,100 baby girls in 2012, ranking #150 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 673 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Makenzie peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2011 on position 141.



Famous with this name

Makenzie Vega Norfolk
Makenzie Leigh
Makenzie Hart


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Makenzie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Makenzie is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #30 - and is the least popular in New York at position #370.

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 Makenzie is where you live.


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Makenzie origin and meaning

Makenzie is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means son of Kenneth. To see famous people named Makenzie, pop culture references for the name Makenzie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Makenzie

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

Mackenzie / Mckenzie / Makenzi / Mackenzi / Mckenzi / Makenzy / Mckinzie / Mykenzie / Mekenzie / Mackenzy /

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
2012150
2011141
2010152
2009175
2008162
2007179
2006199
2005204
2004210
2003208
2002201
2001196
2000198
1999222
1998268
1997287
1996301
1995364
1994393
1993465
1992596
1991739
19901059
19891402
19881531
19871552
19862748
19853663
19842439
19813477

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Mississippi30
Alabama37
West Virginia59
Arkansas65
Louisiana68
Tennessee85
North Carolina90
New Hampshire90
Georgia91
South Carolina93
Missouri97
Kentucky102
Maryland102
Indiana104
Michigan113
Ohio115
Nebraska120
Hawaii123
Virginia123
Pennsylvania129
Maine139
Iowa140
Florida149
Idaho149
Washington155
Oklahoma156
District of Columbia159
Kansas160
Texas173
Illinois181
Rhode Island182
Delaware193
Colorado195
Connecticut201
Wisconsin204
South Dakota207
Minnesota215
Arizona217
New Mexico224
Massachusetts250
Nevada274
Oregon289
New Jersey323
Utah343
California355
New York370

Even more about Makenzie


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 Makenzie 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 Makenzie?

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
2011
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Makenzie
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 673
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1981
2012 births +2,100

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