Spelling variation of McKenna or Kikuyu
"happy one"

Makena Origin and Meaning

The name Makena is a girl's name of Irish, African origin meaning "happy one".

A name from the East African Kikuyu language with a sweet meaning; and a simplified spelling of McKenna.

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Famous People Named Makena

  • Makena Lei Gordon Carnahandaughter of American actress Helen Hunt

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