name meaning: Ken \ken\ as a boy's name is pronounced ken. It is of English origin. Short form of names beginning with Ken- such as Kenneth. Ken (Japanese) means "strong, physically healthy". The doll Barbie's boyfriend is named Ken. Baseball player Ken Griffey, Jr.; singers Kenny Rogers, Kenny Loggins; saxophone player Kenny G; writer Ken Kesey.
Ken has 4 variant forms: Kennan, Kenney, Kennie and Kenny.
For more information, see also the related name Kendrick.
Baby names that sound like Ken are Kean, Keen, Kenn and Keon.
View a list of the 5 names that reference Ken.