Keith: baby boy name meaning and popularity


Derived from a Scottish surname which means “forest.” This kid will start begging to go camping as soon as he can talk, so start saving up for an RV so you don’t have to sleep on the ground and squat over a hole.


Kee-Kee. Or, you know, whatever.

Famous people named Keith:

Artist Keith Haring; rapper Keith Cozart (a.k.a. Chief Keef); actors Keith David and Keith Carradine; political commentator Keith Olbermann; musicians Keith Richards, Keith Moon, Keith Jarrett, and Keith Urban.

Fun fact:

According to the animated series “Family Guy,” Keith is the most unattractive name in the English language.

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