Arabic or Hawaiian
"benevolence; sea"

Khai Origin and Meaning

The name Khai is both a boy's name and a girl's name meaning "benevolence; sea".
Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik notably chose this name for their daughter in 2020, as a variation of Gigi's grandmother's name, Khairiah. In 2021, the name caught on for boys — Khai was a new debut on the Top 1000 and one of the fastest-rising names that year.

Khai is typically used as a spelling variation of the hot multicultural name Kai.
# 865 in the US

Khai Rank in US Top 1000

Khai Popularity

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Khai in Pop Culture

  • Khaicharacter on Thai TV's "Theory of Love"