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Gender: Female Meaning of Makenna: "happy one" Origin of Makenna: Spelling variation of McKenna or Eastern African Makenna's Popularity in 2017: #333

The name Makenna is a girl's name of Irish, African origin meaning "happy one". Makenna is ranked #333 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Baby Names That Mean Happy and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

Part of the Mackenzie/Mackena/Mackenna family, this variation has a positive meaning.

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Famous People Named Makenna

Makenna Cowgill, American actress

Pop Culture References for the name Makenna

Makenna Gage, supporting character on season 7 of "One Tree Hill"