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By Olivia Musembi Senior Content Writer
Updated: Jul 10, 2024 | 👁️ 15 Views | 🔊 13 Pronunciations
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Gender: Female

Origin: Polynesian/Hawaiian, Hawaiian

Meaning: Heavenly Flowers

Pronunciation: lay-LAH-nee, /leɪˈlɑːni/, L AH L AA N IY

Popularity Rank: #18,626

On this page:

  • 1. Leilani Meaning
  • 2. Leilani Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Leilani
  • 4. Translations of Leilani
  • 5. Leilani Name Popularity
  • 6. Leilani popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Leilani
  • 8. Leilani Name Poster
  • 9. Names similar to Leilani

Leilani Meaning

Leilani is a Hawaiian name meaning 'heavenly flower' or 'royal child'. It is derived from the elements 'lani' meaning 'heavenly' and 'lei' meaning 'flower, lei'.

Leilani also means "Heavenly Flowers, Heavenly flower/royal child".

Leilani is commonly found in United States of America, Mexico, South Africa, and 55 more countries.

Leilani Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: lay-LAH-nee

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /leɪˈlɑːni/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: L AH L AA N IY

L: Pronounce as in "let" (L EH T)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

L: Pronounce as in "let" (L EH T)

AA: Pronounce as in "father" (AA F TH ER)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

IY: Pronounce as in "see" (S IY)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Leilani Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Leilani is recorded 2,267 times globally, ranking it as the 18,626th most common name worldwide.

Leilani is most prevalent in United States of America, with 1,197 occurrences, making it the 2,576th most popular name in the country.

In United States of America, the name Leilani is found among 1 in every 1511 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Leilani Popularity by Country

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United States of America#2,5761 : 1,511
Mexico#2,8141 : 2,559
South Africa#7,9101 : 15,227
Saudi Arabia#30,1241 : 46,648
Philippines#1,7611 : 3,980
United Kingdom#11,1881 : 12,749
Italy#20,1941 : 28,156
Canada#8,2411 : 9,623
United Arab Emirates#20,2191 : 38,274
Hong Kong#9,3071 : 16,970
Kuwait#13,1101 : 26,421
Singapore#11,0411 : 24,564
Costa Rica#4,6191 : 6,699
France#32,2341 : 62,094

List of countries the name Leilani is rarely found

Leilani popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Leilani from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Leilani

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