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Names starting with Ke

Keoni - Hawaiian form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Kent -   Contracted form of Scandinavian Kennet, meaning both "comely; finely made" and "born of fire." 
Keren-hapuch - Variant spelling of English Keren-happuch, meaning "horn of antimony," a black paint used for eye-shadow.
Kelpy - Variant spelling of Celtic Kelpie, meaning "of the color of kelp (sea-weed)."
Keisha - Modern form of English Keziah, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon.
Kenneth -   Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Cináed, meaning "born of fire." This was probably the first Anglicization.
Kesed - Hebrew name meaning "increase." In the bible, this is the name of the 4th son of Nahor. Chesed is the Anglicized form.
Kelley - Variant spelling of English unisex Kelly, meaning "bright-headed."
Keiichi - Japanese name meaning "square jewel first (son)."
Keziah - Variant spelling of English Kezia, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon.
Kelsey - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the Old Anglo-Saxon personal name Céolsige, meaning "ship-victory."
Kei - Japanese name meaning 1) "blessed, lucky," 2) "happy," 3) "katsura tree," 4) "respectful," 5) "spring," 6) "square jewel," or 7) "sunny." 
Kennedy - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use in honor of the assassinated American president John F. Kennedy, derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Cinnéidigh, meaning "ugly head."
Keaton - English surname transferred to forename use, probably from the place name Keaton in Ermington, Devon, composed of the Cornish word kee "bank, hedge" and Old English tun "settlement," hence "settlement on the bank."
Kelly - Anglicized unisex form of Irish Gaelic Ceallach, meaning "bright-headed."
Kenya - Pet form of Russian Innokentiy, meaning "harmless, innocent." Compare with feminine Kenya.
Kelebek - Turkish name meaning "butterfly."
Kemina - Variant of Basque Kemena, meaning "courage, vigor."
Keelan - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from a contracted form of the surname Keelahan, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Céileacháin, "descendant of Ceileachain," hence "little companion."
Kekepania - Hawaiian form of Latin Stephania, meaning "crown."
Keane - Variant spelling of English Kean, meaning "ancient, distant."
Keeleigh - Variant spelling of English Kayley, meaning "slender."
Keghanoush - Armenian name meaning "elegant and lovely."
Kedehern - Old Celtic variant form of Welsh Cadeyrn, meaning "battle lord."
Keiji - Japanese name meaning "respectful second (son)."
Kemen - Basque name meaning "courage, vigor."
Kenrick - Variant spelling of English Kendrick, meaning "keen power."
Kemosiri - Egyptian name meaning "black Osiris."
Kenji - Japanese name meaning "healthy second (son)" or 2) studying second (son)."
Kelan - Variant spelling of English unisex Keelan, meaning "little companion."
Kerena - Variant form of English Keren, meaning "horn (of an animal)." 
Keme - Native American Algonquin name meaning "secret."
Kenelm - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Cenhelm, meaning "keen protection." 
Keely - Variant spelling of English Keeley, meaning "slender."
Kemena - Feminine form of Basque Kemen, meaning "courage, vigor."
Kemnebi - Egyptian name meaning "black panther."
Kenith - Variant spelling of English Kenneth, meaning both "born of fire" and "comely; finely made."
Kenna -   Feminine form of English Kenneth, meaning both "comely; finely made" and "born of fire." 
Kemp - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, from the Middle English word kempe "athlete, wrestler," from Old English kempa, meaning "champion, warrior."
Kesegowaase - Native American Algonquin name meaning "swift."
Kezia - Anglicized form of Hebrew Qetsiyah, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon. In the bible, this is the name of the second daughter of Job, born after his trial. 
Keshet - Hebrew name meaning"rainbow."
Kesi - Egyptian name meaning "born of a troubled father."
Keefe - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Caoimh "descendant of Caomh," hence "beloved, comely."
Kelsie - Feminine form of English unisex Kelsey, meaning "ship-victory."
Keshia - Variant form of English Keisha, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon.
Kehat - Variant spelling of Hebrew Kehath, meaning "assembly." 
Kester - Medieval Scottish form of Latin Crescentius, meaning "to spring up, grow, thrive."
Kehath - Variant form of Hebrew Qehath, meaning "assembly." 
Kenshin - Japanese name meaning "modest truth."
Kestejoo - Native American Algonquin name meaning "slave."
Kenanyah - Hebrew name meaning "Jehovah establishes" or "whom Jehovah defends." In the bible, this is the name of a Levite who was the chief of the Temple singers who conducted the music when the Ark of the Covenant was moved from the house of Obed-edom to Jerusalem.
Keshaun - Elaborated form of English Shaun, meaning "God is gracious."
Keto - Greek name meaning "sea monster." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of sharks, whales, and other dangers of the sea.
Ketzia - Variant spelling of English Kezia, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon. 
Kelila - Hebrew name meaning "crown" or "laurel."
Keiko - Japanese name meaning 1) "blessed, lucky child," 2) "happy child," 3) "katsura tree child," 4) "respectful child," 5) "spring child," 6) "square jewel child," or 7) "sunny child."
Keilani - Hawaiian name meaning "glorious chief."
Keoki - Hawaiian form of English George, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Keanu - Hawaiian name composed of the elements ke "the" and anu "cool," hence "the cool."
Kenzie - Short form of Scottish unisex Mackenzie, meaning "comely, finely made."
Keitha - English feminine form of Scottish Keith, probably meaning "forest, wood."
Kenny - Pet form of English Kenneth, meaning both "comely; finely made" and "born of fire." 
Kentigern - Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Ceanntighern, meaning "head lord."
Keshawn - Elaborated form of English Shawn, meaning "God is gracious."
Keenan - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Cianán, meaning "little ancient one."
Keeva - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Caoimhe, meaning "beloved, comely." 
Keara - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ciara, meaning "little black one."
Keanna - Hawaiian name meaning "gracious."
Keith - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, probably derived from a Celtic word meaning "forest, wood."
Kendrick - English surname transferred to forename use, probably derived from the Middle English personal name Cenric, meaning "keen power." 
Kevin - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Caoimhín, meaning "little comely one."
Kevyn - Variant spelling of English Kevin, meaning "little comely one."
Kelsi - Feminine form of English unisex Kelsey, meaning "ship-victory."
Kelli - Feminine form of English unisex Kelly, meaning "bright-headed."
Keala - Hawaiian name meaning "the pathway."
Kelda - From the Old Norse word kelda, meaning "source, spring."
Keaweaheulu - Hawaiian name meaning "cool breeze over the mountains."
Kelia - Feminine variant spelling of English unisex Kelly, meaning "bright-headed."
Keir - Variant spelling of English Kerr, meaning "from the marshland."
Kevork - Armenian form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Kendal - Variant spelling of English unisex Kendall, meaning "exalted effigy." 
Kevan - Variant spelling of English Kevin, meaning "little comely one."
Kelome - Hawaiian form of Greek Hieronymos, meaning "holy name."
Kenda - Feminine short form of English unisex Kendall, meaning "exalted effigy."
Kerbasi - Basque name meaning "warrior."
Kepi - Egyptian name meaning "tempest."
Kenaz - Anglicized form of Hebrew Qenaz, meaning "hunter." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Eliphaz and a brother of Caleb.
Kenel - Armenian name meaning "to buy; purchase."
Kelleigh - Feminine form of English unisex Kelly, meaning "bright-headed."
Keila - Probably a variant spelling of English Kayla, meaning "slender."
Kelemen - Hungarian form of Greek Klementos, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Kenina - Feminine form of English Kenneth, meaning both "comely; finely made" and "born of fire." 
Keavy - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Caoimhe, meaning "beloved, comely." 
Kenaniah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Kenanyah, meaning "Jehovah establishes" or "whom Jehovah defends."
Keallach - Irish name meaning "battle."
Kekoa - Hawaiian name meaning "the brave one."
Keegan - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodhagáin "son of Aodhagán," hence "tiny little fire."
Kelpie - Celtic name meaning "of the color of kelp (sea-weed)." In mythology, this is the name of the water-horse of fairy mythology that change into beautiful women in order to lure them into traps.
Kerman - Basque form of Roman Germanus, meaning "from Germany." 
Kendall - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the Welsh masculine personal name Cynddelw, meaning "exalted effigy." 
Kefilwe - African Tswana unisex name meaning "I was given."
Kerenhappuch - Variant spelling of English Keren-happuch, meaning "horn of antimony," a black paint used for eye-shadow.
Kekona - Hawaiian name meaning "second-born."
Keyx - Greek name, possibly meaning "kingfisher." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Thessaly, the son of Eosphoros.
Kennard - English name probably derived from Anglo-Saxon Cyneweard, meaning "royal guard."
Kerenza - Variant spelling of English Kerensa, meaning "love."
Kerneels - Afrikaans (South African Dutch) form of Roman Latin Cornelius, meaning "of a horn."
Kenyon - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coinín "son of Coinín," hence "little wolf."
Kegan - Variant spelling of English Keegan, meaning "tiny little fire."
Kele - Native American Hopi name meaning "sparrow."
Kelcey - Variant spelling of English unisex Kelsey, meaning "ship-victory."
Kerecacpa - Avestan name meaning "he of the lean horse." In mythology, this is the name of a hero god of second-rank in heaven who avenges his brother Urvaksha.
Keelin - Variant spelling of English unisex Keelan, meaning "little companion." 
Ketilfríður - Icelandic form of Old Norse Ketilríðr, meaning "cauldron/kettle beautiful."
Keithia - Variant spelling of English Keitha, probably meaning "forest, wood."
Kephalos - Greek name meaning "head." In mythology, this is the name of the faithful husband of Procris.
Kennet - Scandinavian form of English Kenneth, meaning both "comely; finely made" and "born of fire." 
Keokolo - Hawaiian form of English Theodore, meaning "gift of God."
Keighley - Variant spelling of English Kayley, meaning "slender."
Kerensa - English name derived from the Cornish word kerensa, meaning "love."
Keghouhi - Armenian name meaning "fair."
Kees - Dutch pet form of Roman Latin Cornelius, meaning "of a horn."
Ketilríðr - Old Norse name composed of the elements ketill "cauldron, kettle" and friðr "beautiful," hence "cauldron/kettle beautiful."
Kephas - Greek name of Aramaic origin, meaning "rock, stone." In the New Testament bible, this is the surname given by Jesus to Simon son of Jona, to distinguish him from Simon Zelotes. 
Kettil - Icelandic and Old Norse name derived from the word ketill, meaning "cauldron, kettle."
Keezheekoni - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "burning fire."
Kepa - Basque form of Greek Kephas, meaning "rock."
Keghetzig - Armenian name meaning "beautiful."
Kerr - Scottish surname transferred to English forename use, meaning "from the marshland."
Keld - Danish form of Icelandic and Old Norse Kettil, meaning "cauldron, kettle."
Kean - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Cian, meaning "ancient, distant."
Kell - Short form of English unisex Kelly, meaning "bright-headed."
Kearney - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cearnaigh "descendant of Cearnaigh," hence "victor, winner."
Kekipi - Hawaiian name meaning "rebel."
Keeley - Irish surname transferred to forename use, derived from the English personal name Kayley, meaning "slender."
Kerberos - Greek name meaning "demon of the pit." In mythology, this is the name of thethree-headed dog that guards the entrance to Hades. 
Keahi - Hawaiian name meaning "flames."
Keira - Variant spelling of English Keara, meaning "little black one." 
Kendra - Feminine form of English Kendrick, meaning "keen power." 
Keren - Anglicized form of Hebrew Qeren, meaning "horn (of an animal)." Also a short form of Keren-happuch, meaning "horn of antimony," a black paint used for eye-shadow.
Kermit - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Diarmaid, meaning "without envy."
Keiki - Hawaiian name meaning "child."
Keres - Greek myth name of female "death-spirits," daughters of Nyx, who are the sources of evil. Ker is the singular form and the name of a goddess of violent death.
Kerenhapuch - Variant spelling of English Keren-happuch, meaning "horn of antimony," a black paint used for eye-shadow.
Keegsquaw - Native American Algonquin name meaning "virgin."
Kebi - Egyptian name meaning "honey."
Kepheus - Greek name meaning "gardener." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Ethiopia, the husband of Cassiopeia.
Kelvin - First used in the 1920s, this English name was derived from the name of a Scottish river, possibly meaning "friendly river." 
Keysha - Variant spelling of English Keisha, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon.
Keahi - Hawaiian name meaning "flames."
Keelan - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from a contracted form of the surname Keelahan, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Céileacháin, "descendant of Ceileachain," hence "little companion."
Keelin - Variant spelling of English unisex Keelan, meaning "little companion." 
Kefilwe - African Tswana unisex name meaning "I was given."
Kei - Japanese name meaning 1) "blessed, lucky," 2) "excellent," 3) "respect," 4) "square jewel," or 5) "wise."
Kelan - Variant spelling of English unisex Keelan, meaning "little companion."
Kelcey - Variant spelling of English unisex Kelsey, meaning "ship-victory."
Kell - Short form of English unisex Kelly, meaning "bright-headed."
Kelley - Variant spelling of English unisex Kelly, meaning "bright-headed."
Kelly - Anglicized unisex form of Irish Gaelic Ceallach, meaning "bright-headed."
Kelsey - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the Old Anglo-Saxon personal name Céolsige, meaning "ship-victory."
Ken (japanese - 1-健, 2-謙, 3-研): Japanese name meaning 1) "healthy, strong" or 2) "modest," or 3) "study."
Kendal - Variant spelling of English unisex Kendall, meaning "exalted effigy." 
Kendall - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the Welsh masculine personal name Cynddelw, meaning "exalted effigy." 
Kenzie - Short form of English unisex Mackenzie, meaning "comely, finely made."

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