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Gender: Female Pronunciation: pell-ay Origin of Pele: Hawaiian goddess of fire

The name Pele is a girl's name of Hawaiian origin. Pele and is often added to user-created lists like Element Names - Fire and discussed in our forums with posts like "Themed Families..".

From the experts:

Pele is a female name in Hawaiian culture that could make a provocative choice for a modern girls. Others might think you named your daughter after the all-time great soccer player, but the simple, exotic, and lovely name Pele has mythological roots.

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Famous People Named Pele

Pele Lee (b. 2010), daughter of TV personality Kennedy and snowboarder Dave Lee

Pop Culture References for the name Pele

In Portuguese "pele" means "skin"