The name Keanu is a boy's name of Hawaiian origin meaning "cool breeze over the mountains". Keanu is ranked #809 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Bold Bohemian Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".
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An evocatively exotic name brought from Hawaii to the mainland by Keanu Reeves, who was born in Beirut to a part-Hawaiian, part-Chinese father. It moved into the Top 1000 for the first time in over a decade in 2016.
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