What does the baby name Kwento mean? Learn about what Kwento means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.

Kwento - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Kwento
K-W-E-N-T-O, is a 6-letter male given name.
Meaning of Kwento
Protect our name from destruction.
Origin of Kwento
The name 'Kwento' has its origins in the Filipino language. In Filipino, 'kwento' means 'story' or 'tale'. It is derived from the Spanish word 'cuento', which has the same meaning.
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Popularity of Kwento
As a given name, 'Kwento' is relatively uncommon and has not gained widespread popularity. It is more commonly used as a word in the Filipino language to refer to a story or narrative.
Kwento currently has 1 like, and is in the top 14% of liked boy's names. The name Adom is slightly more popular than Kwento.

Etymology of Kwento

The etymology of the name 'Kwento' is linked to the Spanish language influence in the Philippines during the colonial period. The Spanish word 'cuento' was adopted into the Filipino language, and over time, it evolved into 'kwento'.

Cultural Significance of Kwento

In Filipino culture, storytelling has always held great importance. 'Kwento' reflects the cultural significance of storytelling and the value placed on narratives and oral traditions. It represents the Filipino people's love for sharing stories and passing down knowledge through generations.