King

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Gender: M Meaning of King: "monarch" Origin of King: English King's Popularity in 2015: #163

King is a name that sends a mixed message. While some might think of it as more fitting for a canine, others see it as a strong name with offbeat style and a full court of rich associations, from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to Elvis. King entered the popularity list in 2006 at Number 898, and by this year had climbed to 163.

Famous People Named King

King Wallis Vidor, American film director
(William) King Baggot, American actor
King Camp Gillette, American inventor of the safety razor
(John) King Fisher, American Western gunslinger
King Floyd, American soul singer
King O'Malley, Australian politician
King Bailey Parsons, American pro wrestler
King G. Staples, American businessman and politician
Vyshonne King Miller aka Silkk The Shocker, American rapper
King Justice Taylor, son of American rapper The Game
King Cairo Stevenson, son of rapper Tyga and model Blac Chyna
Clifford Joseph "King" Harris III, son of rapper T.I.

Pop Culture References for the name King

Dr. King Schultz, character in Django Unchained
King Bradley, character in the manga/anime Fullmetal Alchemist
King Thistle, character from TV series "Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom"