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Gender: Male Meaning of Kenji: "second son" Origin of Kenji: Japanese

The name Kenji is a boy's name of Japanese origin meaning "second son". Kenji and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names Ending In I and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

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One of several Japanese names that refer to a child's place in the family birth order.

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MaryKathryn Says:


I love this name because of Shatter Me!! :)

raevynstar Says:


This name a) is really cool and b) reminds me of the Shatter Me series, which isn't a great association, but doesn't put me off.. :)