Kinzley is a more unique alternative spelling to the baby name Kinsley. Over the last decade or two, Kinsley has become one of the top 100 baby names for girls in the United States, so we fully expect Kinzley to catch on at some point too, along with other creative spellings. “K” names are also quite popular right now. While it sounds modern, Kinzley is actually an old English surname and place name. It was also far more common for boys as it first became a given name, but these days, it's entirely feminine.

Meaning of the name Kinzley:

English: King's wood clearing

Origin of the name Kinzley:

Kinzley is an alternative spelling to Kinsley, which is derived from the old English place name Kyneslay, which means “king's wood clearing.” It started out as a surname for people who lived in that area, and it eventually became a given name for boys. Today, it is almost exclusively used as a given name for girls.

Symbolism of the name Kinzley:

Kinzley doesn't offer much in the way of symbolism. Choose it as a way to honor your English heritage or passion for British culture.

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Gender of the name Kinzley:

Kinzley is a girl's name.

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Emotion evoked from the name Kinzley:

The baby name Kinzley evokes images of someone who is a leader in everything they do.

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Popularity of the name Kinzley:

According to the Social Security Administration, Kinzley has never been a top 1,000 baby name for boys or girls in the United States.

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