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
Mana'o'i'o Both Hawaiian Faith, confidenc...
Mana'olana Both Hawaiian Faith, hope, con...
Mana'olanak... Both Hawaiian Child of hope
Manuia Both Pacific Is... Happy
Maraea Girl Hebrew Bitter
Marama Both Maori Moon; light
Mariama Girl Hebrew Uncertain, maybe...
Maru Boy Pacific Is... Moriori god of h...
Masina Girl Pacific Is... Moon
Matiu Boy Maori Gift of God
Maui Boy Hawaiian God of fire
Miliani Both Hawaiian Gentle caress
Milimili Both Hawaiian Toy, plaything; ...
Miriama Girl Maori Uncertain, maybe...
Mohala Both Hawaiian Blossoming, bloo...
Nalani Girl Hawaiian The heavens
Ne'igalomea... Boy Pacific Is... Unforgettable pain
Ngaire Girl Pacific Is... N/A
Noelani Both Hawaiian Heavenly mist
Olakeakua Both Hawaiian The living god, ...
Onaona Both Hawaiian Soft fragrance; ...
Papatuanuku Girl Maori Earth, goddess o...
Peata Girl Latin Blessed
Penina Girl Pacific Is... Pearl
Petani Girl Maori House of figs
Pikake Girl Hawaiian Arabic jasmine f...
Pili Girl Swahili Second child
Pio Boy Latin Pious
Pogisa Girl Pacific Is... Dark
Puleleiite Boy Pacific Is... Ruler who can te...