Gender: Female Pronunciation: keh-HIN-day Meaning of Kehinde: "second-born of twins or one who falls behind" Origin of Kehinde: Yoruba

Kehinde Origin and Meaning

The name Kehinde is a girl's name of African, Nigerian, Yoruba origin meaning "second-born of twins or one who falls behind".

Although the best-known Kehinde is the male painter Kehinde Wiley, this name is used for both genders in its native African and can be just as attractive for a girl. Reminiscent of the Indian Kalindi, Kehinde is an attractive and creative choice for either gender.

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thotscholar Says:


"In it's native African." LOLOLOL Africa is a continent??? Not an ethnicity or a language??? So why oh why? Who writes these?