Gender: Male Meaning of Kenelm: "brave helmet, protection" Origin of Kenelm: English

Kenelm Origin and Meaning

The name Kenelm is a boy's name of English origin meaning "brave helmet, protection".

One of the least known of the Ken names, though could make an intriguing namesake for an outdated Kenneth.

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lesliemarion Says:


I don't find Kenneth outdated, but I do love Kenelm and its myriad great nicknames (Elm, Elmer, Elmo).