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
'A'ala Both Hawaiian Fragrant; of hig...
'A'amakuale... Boy Hawaiian Swift, strong wa...
'Ai'la'ausd Boy Hawaiian Fire god
'Ailana Both Hawaiian Island
'Ailani Both Hawaiian Chief
'Ainakea Both Hawaiian White land
'Akahi Both Hawaiian For the first ti...
'Akau Both Hawaiian North; right
'Ala Both Hawaiian Fragrant; esteemed
'Alaneo Both Hawaiian Unclouded, clear...
'Alepo'i Both Hawaiian Surf, breaking w...
'Alihi Kaua Both Hawaiian Commander, strat...
'Alohilani Both Hawaiian Bright sky, brig...
'Aluna Both Hawaiian Descent; loosening
'Ano'i Both Hawaiian Desire; desired ...
'Ano'i pua Both Hawaiian Cherished flower...
'Anolani Both Hawaiian Of royal or heav...
'Apona Both Hawaiian Embracing
'Aukai Both Hawaiian Seafarer
'Enakai Both Hawaiian Glowing sea; rag...
'Ilima Both Hawaiian Flower
'Io lani Both Hawaiian Royal hawk
'Iolani Girl Hawaiian Bird of heaven
'Olina Both Hawaiian Joy; joyful
A'alona Boy Hawaiian Exalted, high mo...
A'ia'i Both Hawaiian Bright, like moo...
Aata Boy Maori Possibly bear or...
Abesaloma Boy Hebrew Father of peace
Ahe Both Hawaiian Softly blowing b...
Ahere Girl Maori Bird snare