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Girl Names Ending with -lani

Lani ending baby names and what they mean, with 16 results. -lani names are used more often as feminine names. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity in 2015 (usage of 0.2%). Leilani (#178), Alani (#525), Kalani (#841) and Kailani (#875) are four of the more fashionable names for newborns in this compilation, while Belani (top 98%) and Amlani (72%) are common -lani last names.

-lani names

Ailani - Ulani

AilaniAilani
Derivative of Hawaiian element. "High chief." Aylani is also a moderately common birth name. See also Ailene.

AlaniAlani
Form of Alana. Root fr. Old German, Hawaiian words. "Precious; awakening." Popular as last name, and Alani (top 43%) is comparable to popular surnames Ajani (top 72%), Asani (60%), which also end with -ani. See also Alyne.

Iolani
Form of Iolana. Origin fr. Hawaiian. "To soar like the hawk." Ioladi and Iolain are creative variations. See also Ilane.

Jelani
Form of Je-. Stems fr. American word. Combination of the Je prefix with .. Not much used as a baby name.

KailaniKailani1
Origin fr. Hawaiian. "Sea and sky." Kailani became more trendy in 2015, gaining +105 positions as a children's name to reach #875. See also Kailin.

Kalani and variantsKalani, var. Kailani2
From Hawaiian. "The heavens, sky; royal one." Adoption of Kalani and variants was widespread in 2015.

KeilaniKeilani
Origin fr. Hawaiian element. "Heaven, sky; glorious and royal one." Keilani was popular with parents in 2012 and has remained popular. See also Kailan.

LaniLani
Root fr. Hawaiian. "Sky." A slightly offbeat birth name, Lani occurs more conventionally as a last name. See also Lali.

Leilani and variantsLeilani, var. Lalani
Root fr. Hawaiian language. "Heavenly lei; royal child of heaven." Leilani is commonplace as a birth name compared to Lalani.

MelaniMelani
Form of Melanie. Derived fr. Greek word. "Black, dark." Usage of Melani as a baby name in 2015 was 6.1% less than the year before. See also Jelani.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -lani names: Ailani, Alani, Kailani, Kalani, Keilani

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -lani names: Lani, Leilani, Melani, Nalani, Noelani

NalaniNalani1
From Hawaiian element. "Serenity of the skies." Adoption of Nalani was common among parents in 2012 and is almost as widespread now. See also Nolan.

Nalani2
Var. of Na-. Derivative of American. Combination of the Na prefix with .. Uncommon, with usage of 0.007% for Nalani as a girls' name in 2015, higher than 0.006% the previous year.

NoelaniNoelani
Based on Hawaiian word. "Mist of heaven." A slightly quaint children's name. See also Noelene.

Raelani
Form of Rae. Origin fr. Hebrew language. "Ewe." Raelani is seldom used as a girls' name.

Talani
Var. of Ta-. Stems fr. American. .. Pronunciation emphasis is on the second .. Not much used as a birth name.

Ulani
Based on Hawaiian element. "Cheerful." A quaint girls' name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -lani names for girls.

1. Ailani - Ulani
Ailani, Alana [Alani], Iolana [Iolani], Je- [Jelani], Kailani, Kalani [Kailani], Keilani, Lani, Leilani [Lalani], Melanie [Melani], Nalani, Na- [Nalani], Noelani, Rae [Raelani], Ta- [Talani], Ulani

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