Name: Makena

Origin and Meaning of the Name Makena

  • Meaning:
    Happy one
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (mah KAY nah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Makena)
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Miscellaneous Info for Makena

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  • Used in:
    African and English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Makena means "happy one" in Kikuyu (a tribe of Kenya).

    Makena is also sometimes used as a variant of MacKenna.

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