Popularity:17377
Origin:Celtic
Meaning:Battle leader; Head of the battle
Names with strong, courageous connotations are universally popular, as parents everywhere hope to instill strength and confidence in their little ones. That's why Kincaid, a gender-neutral name meaning "battle leader" is the perfect choice for your little warrior! This Celtic name has rich Scottish roots and comes from the original Kincaith, a place name near Glasgow that was first documented in the early 13th century. The first syllable derives from the word ceann, which means “head” in Gaelic, hence the related interpretation, “head of the battle.”
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