Name: Kei

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kei

  • Meaning:
    Joyful
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    One's pride and glory
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (kay); (KEH ee)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Kei)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kei

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  • Used in:
    Japanese and Hawaiian speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The Japanese name Kei is chiefly used on boys. When writing the name many different possibilities present themselves. Some of the possible characters are: "to rejoice; be happy", "excellent; good; skilled", "disclose; open", "awe; respect; honor"; "Japanese Judas-tree; cinnamon tree". The second pronunciation is for the Hawaiian Kei, a unisex name.

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