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Kenza name meaning

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Kenza mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Kenza

User Submitted Origins

Arabic
81%
African
13%
Berber
6%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 4 submissions from all over the world agree the name Kenza means "Treasure" and is of Arabic origin.
  2. A submission from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Kenza means "Kenza is an indirect Quranic name for girls that means 'treasure'. It is derived from the K-N-Z root which is used seven times in the Quran. Kenza is also a Persian name for girls that means 'intelligent', 'wise', 'philosopher'. Both the Quranic and the Persian meanings are acceptable" and is of Arabic origin.
  3. A user from France says the name Kenza is of Arabic origin and means "A peace of treasure".
  4. A user from Saudi Arabia says the name Kenza is of Arabic origin and means "My name is kenza and it means treasure".
  5. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Kenza means "Moroccan name specifically meaning treasure" and is of Arabic origin.
  6. According to a user from Albania, the name Kenza means "Treasures".
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Notable Persons Named Kenza

Notable Persons Named Kenza

Kenza Farah

Kenza Farah is a hip hop music and contemporary r&b singer-songwriter and artistic director. She has had major accomplishments since 2006. Kenza was born on July 8th, 1986 in Béjaïa.

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Kenza Zouiten

Kenza Zouiten is a model, blogger, model (people), and blog. Kenza was born on April 21st, 1991 in Stockholm.

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Kenza Fourati

Kenza was born in Lille.

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Kenza Dali

Kenza Dali is a soccer player for the Paris Saint-Germain Féminines, Olympique Lyonnais (Ladies), Rodez AF, and France women's national football team. Kenza was born on July 31st, 1991 in Sainte-Colombe, Seine-et-Marne.

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Kenza Tazi

Kenza was born on February 6th, 1996 in Boston.

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Kenza Dahmani Tifahi

Kenza was born on November 18th, 1980 in Algeria.

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Fun Facts about the name Kenza

  • How Popular is the name Kenza? Kenza is the 14,995th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kenza have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 602 babies born with the first name Kenza in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kenza to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kenza? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kenza first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kenza is Thursday, November 26th, 1896.
  • What year had the most people named Kenza born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kenza was in 2019 with a total of 47 babies.
  • Random Kenza Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kenza is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Kenza: The name spelled backwards is Aznek. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Kenza. How do you pronounce that?
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