Name: Kenyatta

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kenyatta

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    (ken YAT tah)
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    Itself (Kenyatta)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kenyatta

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    African and English speaking countries
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    Kikuyu name of uncertain meaning, but including the country name of Kenya. The name has been bestowed in the 70s in honor of Jomo Kenyatta, the first president of Kenya.

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