Gender: Female Meaning of Kindle: "arouse; set on fire" Origin of Kindle: English word name

Kindle Origin and Meaning

The name Kindle is a girl's name meaning "arouse; set on fire".

Kindle is riding on the coattails of Kendall and co with its on-trend sounds. As a word, it has an inspirational meaning, but its secondary modern-day meaning — as an Amazon brand of tablets — gives it a branded quality.

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Raegan. Says:


My name was going to be kindle and i think it’s a really pretty name, but they ended up naming my Raegan

QueenieGuldbaek Says:


I would name my child iPhone... as a middle name

saoirse123 Says:


It's a reading tablet, not a child's name

DearestJules Says:


I think it's still usable. The tablet isn't a bad association.

CocoWhite Says:


Too tied with the e-reader, unfortunately. Such a shame though, because I think Kindle could make a beautiful word name.