Polynesian Boy & Girl Names

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Polynesian Names

Our collection of Polynesian baby names is a selection of names used by the native people of Polynesia: Hawaii, New Zealand, Samoa, Tonga and French Polynesia. These islands are comprised of many ethnic groups with their own languages and cultures. These names capture the idyllic, carefree lifestyle of Polynesia. Each name detail page contains popularity, pronunciations, origins and meanings data, along with historical and cultural facts for each baby name. Harness the diversity, culture and exotic nature of the islands by choosing a name from our Polynesian baby names list for your baby.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Kahuna Both Hawaiian The hidden secret
Kahurangi Girl Maori Blue; noble
Kaiaka Both Hawaiian Shadowed sea
Kaiapo Both Hawaiian High tide, risin...
Kaiarahi Girl Maori Guide
Kaiea Both Hawaiian Rising tide; hig...
Kaiemi Both Hawaiian Ebbing sea
Kaihalulu Both Hawaiian Roaring sea, lou...
Kaihanga Girl Maori A builder or cre...
Kaihautu Both Maori Leader
Kaihe Both Hawaiian The spear
Kaihekoa Both Hawaiian The brave spear
Kaiho'i Both Hawaiian Returning sea, e...
Kaihohonu Both Hawaiian Deep sea; high t...
Kaiholo Both Hawaiian Running sea; run...
Kaikane Boy Hawaiian Strong sea
Kaikea Both Hawaiian White sea, clear...
Kaiko Both Hawaiian Sea with strong ...
Kaimalie Both Hawaiian Calm sea, quiet ...
Kaimalolo Both Hawaiian Quiet sea, calm ...
Kainehe Both Hawaiian Whispering sea, ...
Kainoa Both Hawaiian The name
Kainu'u Both Hawaiian High sea, elevat...
Kainui Both Hawaiian Big sea, great sea
Kaiona Girl Hawaiian N/A
Kaipalaoa Both Hawaiian Sperm whale sea
Kaipo Both Hawaiian The sweetheart
Kaipo'i Both Hawaiian Crest of a break...
Kaitaka Girl Maori Cloak from refin...
Kaitokomauri Girl Maori Support person