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Gender: Female Meaning of Kerensa: "love" Origin of Kerensa: Cornish

The name Kerensa is a girl's name of Cornish origin meaning "love". Kerensa and is often added to lists like Baby Names That Mean Love and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quintuplet Game-GIRLS".

From the experts:

Kerensa, forever exotic, is a romantic Cornish name spelled with an 's' or 'z', the most modern of the Karen family. Kerensa (or Kerenza) has ties to the Welsh Cerys.

Kerensa is a name favored by novelists who are using a Cornish setting, such as Victoria Holt in The Legend of the Seventh Virgin.

The Kerenza spelling has a bit more zip.

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Famous People Named Kerensa

Paul Kerensa, English comedian/writer

Pop Culture References for the name Kerensa

Kerenza, Karenza, Kerra, Karensa