Kensington: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Kensington

Kensington

Pronunciation: KEHN-zing-tən (key)

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The name Kensington is suggestive of royalty.

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My daughters name is Kensington Juliana-Madison ... even though it is a long name we get wonderful feedback from everyone we share it with.

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Kensie, Kensi, Kensington Jewel

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Kensington means "the Town Of Cynsige's People". It is the name of a district in London.
Kensington is an English name. The famous Kensington Palace was named after Sir George Coppin Built the Jacobian mansion, in the village of Kensington in 1605.

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