Kenyatta play biographical name Ken·yat·ta \ken-ˈyä-tə\ Definition of Kenyatta Jomo 1894?–1978 pres. of Kenya (1964–78) Kenyatta biographical name Ken·yat·ta Definition of Kenyatta Uhuru (Muigai) 1961– son of prec. pres. of Kenya (2013– ) Seen and Heard What made you want to look up Kenyatta? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).