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Gender: M Meaning of Kanye: "honor, tribute" Origin of Kanye: African place-name, Nigeria

The popularity of the charismatic rapper-producer Kanye West has propelled his name into the Top 900. In addition to its African derivation, it is a Hawaiian name meaning 'free'.

Famous People Named Kanye

Kanye Omari West, American rapper and producer

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