in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Polynesian/Hawaiian
- Meaning: Heavens
- #5083 All Time
Pronunciation of Nalani
How popular is the name "Nalani" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Nalani? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,907 babies born with the name Nalani in the United States. That's more than enough Nalanis to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010). 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.
Where is the name Nalani popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Nalani in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!
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.
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.
N is for natural, the genuine side of you.
A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.
L is for luster, your shine.
A is for accomplished, in all that you do.
N is for nice, need I say more?
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 "Anailn". 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 Nalani born Jan 29, 1960
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern New Zealand approximately on 900. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.
You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!
Name poster for Nalani
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.