Kendall: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Kendall

Originally a surname from the English city Kendale, this name has gained popularity due to America’s obsession with the Kardashian clan. It is also said to link to the Old Norse word “keld,” which means “spring” or “well,” so maybe your little Kendall will someday be a reality TV star with a love for the water.

Nicknames:

Ken, Kenny, Kenda.

Famous people named Kendall:

Model/reality TV personality Kendall Jenner; football players Kendall Simmons and Kendall Wright; actress Kendall Applegate; actress Kendall Cross; actor Kendall Schmidt.

Fun facts:

Fictional Kendall Hart from All My Children was originally played by Sarah Michelle Gellar.

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