What does Lalani mean?
Lalani /la-la-ni/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Lalani's root is Hawaiian, and the name Lalani means "heavenly lei; royal child of heaven". Lalani is a variant form of Leilani (Hawaiian). Compare surname Lalwani.
VariationsKreatif forms: Lalali, Lialani, Loelani. [more]
How popular is Lalani?
Lalani is a rare given name for females but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#29696 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Lalani and related names. The only prominent varying form of Lalani (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000 is Leilani (#218 last year). Adoption of this girl name is at its peak today (usage of 0.782%). Leilani (#218) is the most fashionable girl name in this list, with this name enjoying a rekindling in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)