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Names starting with Ke

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