[ 2 syll. kee-nan, ke-en-an ] The baby girl name Keenan is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced as KIY-Nae-N †. Keenan has its origins in the Irish language. The meaning of Keenan is 'a small woman'. See Keenan for more information.
See also the related category irish.
Keenan is uncommon as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Keenan has primarily been a boy name in the last century.
† English pronunciation for Keenan: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)"