McKenna

Female

Meaning

Son Of Kenneth

Origin

Irish

Pronunciation

/mɛkənə/

Traits associated with the name McKenna:

Dogs named McKenna tend to be loving, good-natured, strong-willed, and industrious. This feminine name is also associated with companionship.

What does it say about you to have a dog named McKenna?

Naming your dog McKenna suggests that you have an appreciation for unique and creative names. It also suggests that you have a strong connection to the name and may have a personal connection to it.

Is McKenna a good dog name?

McKenna has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. McKenna isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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2,998
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1,804
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

McKenna is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

McKenna was, in the past month, the 5392nd most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, McKenna is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, McKenna was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows McKenna's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

McKenna is most adored in Georgia, Arizona and California.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Iowa, Washington and Oregon.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name McKenna.

Most popular breeds named McKenna:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Shetland Sheepdog
  4. Dachshund
  5. Cocker Spaniel

McKenna is found in these categories:

irish dog names
irish

Derived from Gaelic, meaning "son of the handsome one".

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