Origin:Irish
Popularity:758
Meaning:son of Kenneth; many gathered; the happy one
Makenna is a gender-neutral name of Irish, Hawaiian, and Kenyan origins. Coming from the Irish surname “Mac Cionaoith,” it means to “son of Kenneth,” and is sure to connect baby with their soon-to-be role models. If you want to welcome baby into your family, this name also comes from the Hawaiian place name Makena, which means “many gathered.” Makenna’s Kenyan roots also translate it to “the happy one”—a wonderful way to describe your bundle of joy. With its rich origins and versatile meaning, the name Makenna beautifully matches baby’s endless potential.

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