Nalani

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Nalani

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

Wiktionary

, plural definite article + lani (“sky”) = "the heavens, the chiefs".

  1. A female given name.
  2. (less common) A male given name.

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 166 166 0
2015 189 189 0
2016 269 269 0

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Popularity of Nalani as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Nalani

  • How Popular is the name Nalani? Nalani is the 4,797th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nalani have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,367 babies born with the first name Nalani in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nalani to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nalani? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1946 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Nalani first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nalani is Wednesday, February 14th, 1923.
  • What year had the most people named Nalani born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nalani was in 2016 with a total of 269 babies.
  • Random Nalani Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nalani ranks 86th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 12 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Nalani: Your name in reverse order is Inalan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nlnaia. How do you pronounce that?

What Nalani's Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Nalani born Nov 25, 1930

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 Hungary approximately on 1775. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

Name poster for Nalani

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.