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Gender: F Pronunciation: ee-oh-lahn-ee Meaning of Iolani: "hawk of royalty" Origin of Iolani: Hawaiian

Iolani feels quintessentially Hawaiian, a stylish origin for baby names these days thanks to Malia, the Hawaiian name of the Obamas' older daughter. The initial I is pronounced with a long e sound, as in Waikiki, and the name Iolani has four syllables.

Famous People Named Iolani

Lola Iolani Momoa, daughter of Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet
Iolani Luahine, native Hawaiian hula dancer

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