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King

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English
"monarch"

King Origin and Meaning

The name King is a boy's name of English origin meaning "monarch".
King is a name that sends a mixed message. While some might think of it as more fitting for a canine, others see it as a strong name with offbeat style and a full court of rich associations, from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to Elvis. King Vidor was an important early Hollywood director; King Camp Gillette invented the safety razor.
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# 158 in the US

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Lists containing King

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Famous People Named King

  • King Wallis VidorAmerican film director
  • (William) King BaggotAmerican actor
  • King Camp GilletteAmerican founder of Gillette razors
  • (John) King FisherAmerican Western gunslinger
  • King FloydAmerican soul singer
  • King O'MalleyAustralian politician
  • King Bailey ParsonsAmerican pro wrestler
  • King G. StaplesAmerican businessman and politician
  • Hiram King "Hank" WilliamsAmerican country music singer
  • Vyshonne King Miller aka Silkk The ShockerAmerican rapper
  • Nicholas King "Nick" NolteAmerican actor
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  • Clifford Joseph "King" Harris III (b. 2004)son of rapper T.I.
  • King Justice Taylor (b. 2007)son of rapper The Game
  • King Cairo Stevenson (b. 2012)son of rapper Tyga and model Blac Chyna
  • Ocean King PenaVega (b. 2016)son of actors Carlos and Alexa PenaVega
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King in Pop Culture

  • King Schultzcharacter in Django Unchained
  • King Bradleycharacter in the manga/anime Fullmetal Alchemist
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