Kendra is a girl’s name of British or possibly Celtic origin, meaning “knowing.” Other potential meanings of this ancient name include “wise ruler,” “greatest champion,” and “high hill.” Knowledge and wisdom are great qualities to have, so you can’t go wrong with this name for your little ruler or champion. Popular in the 80s and 90s, Kendra experienced another spike in popularity in 2013 when it re-entered the top 200 names.
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