Names.org
Popularity
24k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Leilani

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Polynesian/Hawaiian
  • Meaning: Heavenly Flower
  • #1484 All Time
Girls
Boys
More Popular Potential Spellings

How popular is the name "Leilani" in the U.S.?

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1917 5 5 0
1919 6 6 0
1921 7 7 0
1922 8 8 0
1923 6 6 0
1924 9 9 0
1925 10 10 0
1926 5 5 0
1929 11 11 0
1930 9 9 0
1931 14 14 0
1932 7 7 0
1933 7 7 0
1934 11 11 0
1935 9 9 0
1936 8 8 0
1937 81 81 0
1938 101 101 0
1939 98 98 0
1940 85 85 0
1941 88 88 0
1942 99 99 0
1943 97 97 0
1944 80 80 0
1945 72 72 0
1946 74 74 0
1947 75 75 0
1948 74 74 0
1949 66 66 0
1950 74 74 0
1951 61 61 0
1952 60 60 0
1953 55 55 0
1954 53 53 0
1955 59 59 0
1956 85 85 0
1957 87 87 0
1958 100 100 0
1959 79 79 0
1960 91 91 0
1961 99 99 0
1962 117 117 0
1963 98 98 0
1964 83 83 0
1965 92 92 0
1966 86 86 0
1967 107 107 0
1968 115 115 0
1969 121 121 0
1970 125 125 0
1971 120 120 0
1972 95 95 0
1973 122 122 0
1974 128 128 0
1975 111 111 0
1976 139 139 0
1977 145 145 0
1978 177 177 0
1979 153 153 0
1980 223 223 0
1981 203 203 0
1982 173 173 0
1983 169 169 0
1984 141 141 0
1985 154 154 0
1986 159 159 0
1987 140 140 0
1988 144 144 0
1989 148 148 0
1990 157 157 0
1991 155 155 0
1992 154 154 0
1993 186 186 0
1994 194 194 0
1995 165 165 0
1996 209 209 0
1997 275 275 0
1998 296 296 0
1999 375 375 0
2000 505 505 0
2001 593 593 0
2002 660 660 0
2003 889 882 7
2004 943 936 7
2005 958 953 5
2006 1,066 1,066 0
2007 1,187 1,187 0
2008 1,228 1,228 0
2009 1,242 1,242 0
2010 1,224 1,224 0
2011 1,300 1,300 0
2012 1,408 1,408 0
2013 1,386 1,386 0
2014 1,532 1,532 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Leilani? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 24,200 babies born with the name Leilani in the United States. That's more than enough Leilanis to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1917 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Leilani" was in 2014 with a total of 1,532 babies. (That's a lot of baby Leilanis)

According to the 1950 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Leilani" ranks #103 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 16 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1950. Across the entire United States a total of 74 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Answer a few simple questions to help us improve the information we display about names on the site.

Where is the name Leilani popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Leilani in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Leilani" mean? The list below shows the origins of Leilani as well as things modernly associated with the name Leilani such as celebrities named Leilani.

Polynesian / Hawaiian

Origin and Meaning of Leilani

The name "Leilani" is of Polynesian/Hawaiian origin, and it means "Heavenly Flower". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Leilani Dowding

Leilani Dowding is a glamour model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1998 to present. Leilani was born in 1980 in Bournemouth, Dorset, England.

Popularity:

Leilani Bishop

Leilani Bishop is a model. Leilani was born in 1976 in Hawaii.

Popularity:

Alternative Meanings

L is for love, your love of life!

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

L is for life, that you live so well.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

Your name in reverse order is "Inaliel". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Llineai". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Leilani born Apr 27, 1927

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Yugoslavia approximately on 1650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

Name poster for Leilani

Name poster for Leilani(click to save the high quality version)

Here's something for you to ponder on...

What Does My Name Mean? - Have you wondered at one time or another what does my name mean? Knowing the meaning of your name can make you feel more amenable to your name than before.

Names Searched Right Now

< 1k Elfega
< 1k Yennefer
< 1k Cledy
< 1k Johlene
1k Arun
33k Tucker
97k Penny
< 1k Laha
15k Denver
< 1k Khukumoni
< 1k Vinodha
< 1k Ikula
< 1k Blaith
< 1k Mauss
< 1k Omree
240k Chad
< 1k Laneluz
< 1k Elyaz
97k Kylie
< 1k Kimono