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What does Pali mean?

Pali Pronunciation of Pali [pali] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Pali) has its root in Hawaiian, and Pali means "bird". Pali is a variant form of Palila (Hawaiian).

Associated with: bird.


Creative forms:
(male) Paleh, Peli, ..

(female) Palie, Palis, ..

Middle name pairings:
Pali Joseph (P.J.), ..

How popular is Pali?

Pali is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#63141 out of 150436, Top 42%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Pali has not been ranked in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Pali name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Pali outside U.S.

Similar Names

Pali is alike in pronunciation to Paley, Paolo, Pauli, Paulie, Paulo, Pauly and Peleh. Other suggested similar names are Ali, Amali, Atli, Deli, Eli, Elli, Gili, Gmali, Hali, Harli, Heli, Juli, Karli, Pablo, Pace, Paco, Page, Pain, Pal, Pall, Par, Paris, Parr, Pat, Patin, Pats, Paul, Paulin, Pavle, Pavlik, Pavlo, Paz, Peal, Peale, Peall, Pell, Pol, Poll and Vali. These names tend to be more frequently used than Pali.

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