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Gender: F Meaning of Kendra: "knowing" Origin of Kendra: English Kendra's Popularity in 2015: #342

Kendra was once seen as a feminization of Kenneth -- but it's now firmly established as a standalone. American parents can't seem to make up their mind about it though: it was one of 2013's fastest-rising names, entering the Top 200 for the first time since 2000, but then it tumbled again each of the past two years.

Famous People Named Kendra

Kendra Leigh Wilkinson, American model and reality TV personality
Kendra Spears aka Princess Salwa Aga Khan, American supermodel
Kendra Lust, American adult film actress
Kendra "Keni" Harrison, American hurdler
Kendra Scott, American accessories designer
Kendra Renee Wecker, American basketball player
Kendra Jade Rossi, American model and adult film actress
Kendra Louise Smith, American musician of bands Dream Syndicate and Opal

Pop Culture References for the name Kendra

Kendra Dumbledore, Albus Dumbledore's mother in the Harry Potter series
Kendra, character on TV's "Buffy the Vampire Slayer"
Kendra, main character in the Fablehaven series
Kendra, character on TV's "The Client List"
Kendra, a witch in book/film "Beastly"
Kendra Saunders aka Hawkgirl, a superhero in DC comics and TV's "The Flash", "Arrow" and "Legends of Tomorrow"

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