Kendra Name Meaning & Origin

Kendra

Pronunciation: KEHN-drə (key)

Origin of the name Kendra:

Feminine form of Kendrick, from the surname of several different origins.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Nicknames for Kendra

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Meanings and history of the name Kendra

(American) ingenious
(Anglo-Saxon) the knowing woman
(English) Water baby, Magical

Famous real-life people named Kendra

Kendra Wilkinson, Playboy Model, television personality, and member of "The Girls Next Door"

Kendra in song, story & screen

Kendra Peterson, a character in the musical "13". Features the song: "Hey Kendra".
Kendra, a character in the book "Remember Me to Harold Square" by Paula Danziger
Kendra Young, a character from the TV series Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Kendra Mason, a character from the TV series Degrassi: The Next Generation
Kendra Sorenson, a fictional character in the Fablehaven
Kendra Dumbledore, mother of Albus Dumbledore in the Harry Potter novels
Kendra Saunders, a DC Comics superheroine known as Hawkgirl
Kendra Kandlestar, the main character in the children's series "Kendra Kandlestar" by Lee Edward Fodi
Kendra, is a character in the Gwen Bristol novel "Calico Palace"
Kendra is a character in the Brandon Mull's Fablehaven series
Kendra Green is a character is Simone Elkeles series "Leaving Paradise"
Kendra Phillips is a character in Ann M. Martin's series "Baby-Sitters Club" specifically book #81, Kristy and Mr. Mom.
Kendra is a chaaracter in Alex Flinn's novel "Beastly"
"Kendra" is a book by Coe Booth
Kendra is a character in the book "The Seventeen Second Miracle" by Jason F. Wright
Kendra named doll, Groovy Girls

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