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since 1880

Nalani

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< 1k Nalanie (Polynesian/Hawaiian)

How popular is the baby name Nalani in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1946 7 7 0
1948 8 8 0
1950 9 9 0
1951 9 9 0
1952 6 6 0
1953 5 5 0
1956 6 6 0
1957 7 7 0
1958 6 6 0
1959 5 5 0
1961 9 9 0
1962 5 5 0
1963 6 6 0
1964 6 6 0
1965 6 6 0
1966 9 9 0
1967 8 8 0
1968 5 5 0
1969 6 6 0
1970 9 9 0
1971 6 6 0
1972 6 6 0
1973 9 9 0
1974 9 9 0
1975 25 25 0
1976 16 16 0
1977 14 14 0
1978 16 16 0
1979 15 15 0
1980 19 19 0
1981 14 14 0
1982 12 12 0
1983 6 6 0
1984 7 7 0
1985 12 12 0
1986 16 16 0
1987 20 20 0
1988 21 21 0
1989 30 30 0
1990 30 30 0
1991 26 26 0
1992 25 25 0
1993 23 23 0
1994 31 31 0
1995 24 24 0
1996 21 21 0
1997 27 27 0
1998 46 46 0
1999 66 66 0
2000 46 46 0
2001 68 68 0
2002 84 84 0
2003 123 123 0
2004 134 134 0
2005 130 130 0
2006 136 136 0
2007 183 183 0
2008 137 137 0
2009 158 158 0
2010 211 211 0
2011 199 199 0
2012 222 222 0
2013 183 183 0
2014 165 165 0
2015 188 188 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Nalani baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,096 babies born with the name Nalani in the United States. That's more than enough Nalanis to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1946 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Nalani" was in 2012 with a total of 222 babies.

According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Nalani" ranks #86 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 12 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of 68 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Polynesian / Hawaiian

Origin and Meaning of Nalani

The name "Nalani" is of Polynesian/Hawaiian origin, and it means "Heavens". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Nalani

Nalani & Sarina
Nalani Maui Jim
Nalani Orca
Nalani Quintello
Nalani Ravelo
Nalani Whale
Nalani Itomura
Nalani Kele
Nalani Cates
Nalani Hobbs

Alternative Meanings

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

L is for life, that you live so well.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

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

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Past life for Nalani born Sep 27, 2009

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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 Western Russia approximately on 1075. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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