Gender: Female Meaning of Ailani: "chief" Origin of Ailani: Hawaiian Ailani's Popularity in 2019: #682

Ailani Origin and Meaning

The name Ailani is a girl's name of Hawaiian origin meaning "chief".

Lilting and lovely. Entered the US Top 1000 for the first time in 2016.

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Rank in US: #682

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Pop Culture References for the name Ailani

Ailana, Aelani


indiefendi2 Says:


I've been really loving this name for a while. Definitely at the top of my list. Hawaiian names always have great meanings and interesting, love sounds. :) I love Hawaii.

TaliaCat Says:


I ran into this name recently. Beautiful and unusual!