Scottish and Irish

Kennon Origin and Meaning

The name Kennon is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "ancient".

This is one of several similar sounding Gaelic surname names that would make perfectly acceptable choices--others are Kennan, Keenan and Kenyon. Another possible meaning is "descendant of the fair ones," referring to the Norse invaders.

Famous People Named Kennon

  • Matt Kennoncountry singer
  • Kennon Kepperactor