Meaning of Leilani
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Leilani has the following meaning:
Heavenly flower. This name carries a strong "island" connotation and is a favourite with parents who love exotic names. Popular in America.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Leilani is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 383 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In 2009, the name Leilani rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 14 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 264 in the Top 1000 charts.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Leilani in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Leilani is pronounced as lay-luh-nee
The following names are baby names related to Leilani and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Leilani: Boys - Keanu
, Girls - Alani
, Both genders - Bailee
Common nicknames for the name Leilani are: Lani
We think the name Leilani should fall under the following style category: Traditional
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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Leilani to be: A simple, motherly homebody
In one word, you might describe Leilani as a(n) "simple
See other "simple" names for girls