Kent: baby boy name popularity and meaning


An English place name meaning “edge,” which is exactly where your nerves will be when your little Kent says, “Mom!” for the twelve-thousandth time in a row.


Ken, Kenny.

Famous people named Kent:

Dancer Kent Boyd; baseball player Kent Hrbek; rapper Kent Jones; actors Kent Smith and Jason Kent Bateman.

Fun facts:

For most people, the name Kent brings to mind a famous bearer - Clark Kent, a.k.a. Superman. Not a bad association!

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