Pualani

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Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pua (flower) + lani (sky) = "heavenly flower; descendant of royalty".

Proper noun[edit]

Pualani

  1. A female given name, popular in the 20th century.

References[edit]

  • Mary Kawena Pukui - Samuel Elbert, Hawaiian Dictionary, University of Hawaii Press 1986, page 193
  • Hawaii State Archives: Marriage records Pualani occurs in 19th century marriage records as the only name (mononym) of 1 woman and 2 men.