Name: Kenyon

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kenyon

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    (ken yon)
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    Itself (Kenyon)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kenyon

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    English speaking countries
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    The etymology of this surname is uncertain. Kenyon is the name of one of the main characters of Hawthorne's novel "The Marble Faun." It is also the name of a small liberal arts college in the U.S.

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