Nani

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See also: nani, nan'i, and na ní

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From nani (beauty). Also a short form of numerous female compound names ending in -nani.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈna.ni/, [ˈnɐni]

Proper noun[edit]

Nani

  1. A female given name and nickname.

Usage notes[edit]

Names ending in -nani, such as Leinani, Puanani and Haunani, became popular in the 20th century. Before that, Nani was a very rare name.

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