Hawaiian

 

Hawaiian Names

 

GIRLS

Aolani

(ow – LAH – nee); ( AU – lah – nee)
Meaning: heavenly cloud
Lani

Elikapeka

(E – lee – kah – BE – a)
Meaning: variation of Elizabeth

Halia

(hah – LEE – ə)
Meaning: remembrance of a loved one

Iulalia

(ee – oo –LAH – lee – ah)
Meaning: unknown
Eulalie

Kailani

(kah – ee – LAH – nee)
Meaning: sea and sky
Kalanie

Kakalina

(kah – kah – LEE – nah)
Meaning: unknown

Kala

(KAH – lah)
Meaning: unknown

Kalama

(kah – LAH – mah)
Meaning: flaming torch

Kalani

(kah – LAH – nee)
Meaning: noble

Kalea

(kah – LE – ah)
Meaning: bright
Kaleah

Kalei

(KAH – le – ee)
Meaning: the flower wreath

Kalena

(kah – LE – nah)
Meaning: unknown

Kali

(KAH – lee)
Meaning: hesitation

Kamea

(kah – MAY – ah)
Meaning: the one and only

Keala

(kay – AH -lah)
Meaning: the pathway

Keiki

(KAY – kee)
Meaning: child

Keilani

(KAY – lah – nee); (kay – LAH – nee)
Meaning: glorious cheif

Kiana

(kee – AH – nah)
Meaning: variation of Diana

Lanai

(lah – Nie)
Meaning: terrace

Leilani

(lay – LAH – nee)
Meaning: child of heaven
Lani, Leia

Lepeka

(le – PE – kah)
Meaning: variation of Rebbecca

Lilo

(LEE – lo)
Meaning: generous one

Lokelani

(lo – ke – LAH- nee)
Meaning: small red rose

Mahina

(mah – HEE – nah)
Meaning: moon

Malana

(ma – LAH – nah)
Meaning: buoyant

Malia

(mah – LEE – ah)
Meaning: variation of Maria

Mililani

(MEE – lee -AH -nee)
Meaning: praise

Moana

(MWAH – nah)
Meaning: ocean

Nalania

(nah – LAH – nee)
Meaning: silence of the heavens

Nani

(NAH – nee)
Meaning: beauty

Noelani

(no – e – LAH – nee)
Meaning: mist of heaven

Okalani

(oh – kah – LAH – nee)
Meaning: heavenly
Okalana, Okalanah

Oliana

(oh – lee – AH – nah)
Meaning: variation of Oleander

Olina

(o – LEE – na)
Meaning: joyous

Ululani

(OO – loo – LAH – nee)
Meaning: divine inspiration

 

 

BOYS

Anakoni

(an – ah – KO – nee)
Meaning: variation of Anthony

Iokia

(ee – O – KEE – ah)
Meaning: healed by power of god

Ionakana

(ee – o – nah – KAH – nah)
Meaning: gift from god

Iulio

(ee – oo – LEE – o)
Meaning: variation of Julian

Kale

(KAH – le)
Meaning: variation of Charles

Kaleo

(kah – LE – o)
Meaning: one voice

Kana

(KAH – nah)
Meaning: Maui demigod

Kanoa

(kah – NO – ah)
Meaning: free

Keanu

(kee- AH – noo)
Meaning: breeze

Kekoa

(ke – KO – ə)
Meaning: brave one

Keoki

(ke – O – kee)
Meaning: variation of George

Keoni

(ke – O – nee)
Meaning: variation of John

Kona

(KO – nah)
Meaning: unknown

 Liwanu

(lee – WAH – noo)
Meaning: growling bear

Makalo

(mah – KAH – ee – o)
Meaning: variation of Matthew

Makani

(mah – KAHN -ee)
Meaning: breeze

Maleko

(mah – LE – ko)
Meaning: variation of Mark