"misshapen head"

Kennedy Origin and Meaning

The name Kennedy is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "misshapen head".

This attractive surname name still projects that Kennedy family charisma. While it didn't come into widespread use until long after the deaths of martyred heroes President John F. or Senator Robert Kennedy, Kennedy is now one of the most popular unisex names for girls as well as the top girls' name starting with K. This is one name that manages to sound trendy and classic at the same time.

# 72 in the US

Kennedy Rank in US Top 1000

# 666 on Nameberry

Kennedy Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Kennedy Popularity

Famous People Named Kennedy

  • Kennedy FraserAmerican fashion journalist
  • Kennedy TrawickAmerican actress & model
  • Kennedy CutlerAmerican child model
  • Kennedystage name of Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, American political satirist, radio personality, and television host
  • Sophie Kennedy ClarkScottish actress
  • Kennedy LeVon Kirkland (b. 1994)daughter of NFL player Levon Kirkland
  • Kennedy Franklin (b. 1997)daughter of singer Kirk Franklin
  • Kennedy Owen (b. 2003)daughter of comedian Gary Owen
  • Kennedy Madison (b. 2005)daughter of NFL player Sam Madison
  • Kennedy Caroline Armstrong (b. 2006)daughter of TV personalities Russell and Taylor Armstrong
  • Kennedy Faye Moore (b. 2011)daughter of singer Justin Moore
  • Kennedy Lynn Storms (b. 2011)daughter of model/actress Tiffany Lynn Rowe
  • Kennedy Cruz (b. 2012)daughter of NFL player Victor Cruz
  • Kennedy Taylor Covington (b. 2014)daughter of singer Bucky Covington

Kennedy in Pop Culture

  • KennedyPotential Slayer in "Buffy the Vampire Slayer".
  • KennedyMy Scene doll.

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