50 Baby Names Starting With “K” to Knock Your Socks Off

50 Baby Names Starting With “K” to Knock Your Socks Off

Whether you are working your way through name options alphabetically or specifically want a name that begins with ‘K,’ consider this list your one-stop shop. We have names from all over the world for your consideration, so you’re sure to find something that appeals to you.

From America we have Kaelin, a girl’s name derived from Katherine, meaning ‘pure.’ If you like the meaning but want something a little more modern than the older Katherine, Kaelin might be just what you’re looking for. You can also play with the spelling to make it unique.

For a boy, the Hebrew name, Kaleb, meaning ‘whole-hearted,’ is great for someone you love whole-heartedly, or who puts all their passion and enthusiasm into whatever they do. Alternatively, you could consider Keanu, popularized by the actor Keanu Reeves. It is a Hawaiian name meaning ‘cool mountain breeze.’

If you’d like something a little more exotic, Kamala, an Indian girl’s name meaning ‘lotus flower’ is lovely, and your daughter will grow up with an amazing role model in politician Kamala Harris.

Kelly is a more familiar name for girls and is rising in popularity. It has Irish origins and means ‘bright-headed.’ There are several celebrities with the name Kelly who your daughter could look to for inspiration as a role model.

Kachada

Meaning: White man
Origin: Native American
Gender: Boy

Kaelin

Meaning: Pure
Origin: American
Gender: Girl

Kadar

Meaning: Strong
Origin: Arabic
Gender: Boy

Kadmiel

Meaning: God of antiquity; God of rising
Origin: Biblical
Gender: Boy

Kadmus

Meaning: From the east
Origin: Greek
Gender: Boy

Kadru

Meaning: Daughter of Daksha
Origin: Indian
Gender: Girl

Kaela

Meaning: The laurel crown
Origin: Israeli
Gender: Girl

Kaemon

Meaning: Joyful; righthanded. Old Samurai name
Origin: Japanese
Gender: Boy

Kafka

Meaning: Bird
Origin: Czechoslovakian
Gender: Boy

Kaila

Meaning: Style
Origin: Hawaiian
Gender: Girl

Kaisa

Meaning: Pure
Origin: Greek
Gender: Girl

Kalanit

Meaning: Flower
Origin: Hebrew
Gender: Girl

Kalara

Meaning: Shines
Origin: Latin
Gender: Girl

Kaleb

Meaning: Whole-hearted
Origin: Hebrew
Gender: Boy

Kali

Meaning: Rosebud
Origin: Greek
Gender: Girl

Kalle

Meaning: Strong
Origin: Finnish
Gender: Unisex

Kama

Meaning: Love
Origin: Sanskrit
Gender: Girl

Kamala

Meaning: Lotus flower
Origin: Indian
Gender: Girl

Kamilla

Meaning: Servant for the temple
Origin: Latin
Gender: Girl

Kanaka

Meaning: Gold
Origin: Indian
Gender: Girl

Kane

Meaning: Warrior. Intelligent
Origin: Celtic
Gender: Boy

Kanika

Meaning: Black
Origin: Egyptian
Gender: Girl

Kano

Meaning: One’s masculine power; capability
Origin: Japanese
Gender: Girl

Karl

Meaning: Strong and masculine
Origin: French
Gender: Boy

Kasimir

Meaning: Enforces peace
Origin: Slavic
Gender: Boy

Kassandra

Meaning: Unheeded prophetess
Origin: Greek
Gender: Girl

Katherine

Meaning: Pure
Origin: American
Gender: Girl

Keanu

Meaning: Cool mountain breeze
Origin: Hawaiian
Gender: Boy

Kedar

Meaning: Strong
Origin: Arabic
Gender: Boy

Kees

Meaning: Horn
Origin: Latin
Gender: Boy

Keitaro

Meaning: Blessed
Origin: Japanese
Gender: Boy

Kelly

Meaning: Bright-headed
Origin: Irish
Gender: Girl

Kelvin

Meaning: From the narrow river
Origin: Celtic
Gender: Boy

Kendal

Meaning: Royal valley, referring to Kent in England
Origin: English
Gender: Girl

Kendra

Meaning: Knowledge
Origin: English
Gender: Girl

Kent

Meaning: Chief
Origin: Celtic
Gender: Boy

Kentaro

Meaning: Sharp; big boy
Origin: Japanese
Gender: Boy

Kevin

Meaning: Handsome by birth
Origin: English
Gender: Boy

Khasa

Meaning: Daughter of Daksha
Origin: Indian
Gender: Girl

Kiba

Meaning: Protected
Origin: Hebrew
Gender: Girl

Kieron

Meaning: Dark
Origin: Irish
Gender: Boy

Kilian

Meaning: Blind
Origin: Celtic
Gender: Boy

Kimble

Meaning: Warrior chief
Origin: Welsh
Gender: Boy

Kinsey

Meaning: Victorious
Origin: English
Gender: Boy

Kiva

Meaning: Protected
Origin: Hebrew
Gender: Girl

Klara

Meaning: Clear
Origin: Latin
Gender: Girl

Kosmo

Meaning: Universal
Origin: Greek
Gender: Girl

Kotari

Meaning: Unclothed
Origin: Indian
Gender: Boy

Kumiko

Meaning: Companion child; drawing together
Origin: Japanese
Gender: Girl

Kurt

Meaning: Bold counsel
Origin: German
Gender: Boy