Kinga Name Meaning & Origin

Kinga

Pronunciation: king-gə (key)

Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!

NameVoyager

US Popularity of Kinga Over Time

Sister & Brother Names

Know a Kinga? What are her siblings named?

Contribute your knowledge to the name Kinga

Comments and insights on the name Kinga

Kinga is a popular name in Hungary and in Poland. It is a version of the names Kunigunda, Kunegunda and Kioga.

Personal experiences with the name Kinga
Nicknames for Kinga

Kinia, Kingu, Kingusia, Kingunia, Kinguch

Meanings and history of the name Kinga

St. Kinga lived in the 13th century. She was a Hungarian princess who married a Polish king. She is honored as a saint in the Catholic Church since Pope John Paul II canonized her on June 16, 1999. St. Kinga is the patron saint of salt miners. There is an underground chapel dedicated to St. Kinga in the Wieliczka salt mine in Poland.

Famous real-life people named Kinga

St. Kinga
Kinga Göncz, Hungarian politician
Kinga Rusin, Polish tv reporter, wife of one of the most popular polish journalists, fiancée of the best polish lawyer
Kinga Baranowska, Polish mountaineer

Kinga in song, story & screen

Kinga Forrester, an evil scientist from the continuation of Mystery Science Theater 3000 on Netflix.

No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
58
No Way
Definitely

Smart?

75
No Way
Definitely

Sexy?

57
No Way
Definitely

Friendly?

58
No Way
Definitely

Creative?

58
No Way
Definitely

Strong?

56
No Way
Definitely

Young?

56
No Way
Definitely

Sophisticated?