100+ Cute Hawaiian Dog Names You'll Love

Georgia Stone
Mar 01, 2024 By Georgia Stone
Originally Published on Nov 09, 2020
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Why Hawaiian Dog Names?

Hawaiian dog names are well-liked by dog owners for a variety of reasons. First off, Hawaiian names often have lovely meanings and distinctive sounds, which might appeal to dog owners seeking a unique name for their beloved buddies. Because of Hawaii's reputation for a carefree and easygoing way of life, a lot of people connect Hawaiian names with feelings of peace and tranquillity. Lastly, dogs are highly regarded in Hawaiian society because of the tremendous focus on animal respect that Hawaiian culture lays on it. Owners may also honor the heritage and culture by giving their dog a name that is Hawaiian in origin.

Hawaiian Female Dog Names

1. Ala Muku - Means 'rainbow fragment'.

2. Alaula - Means 'light of dawn or sunset glow'.

3. Anela - Means 'angel' or 'messenger'.

4. Ewalani - Means 'a heavenly woman'.

5. Halia - Means 'fond remembrance of a loved one'.

6. Hau - Means 'ice' or 'snow'.

7. Hoku - Means 'star'.

8. Iniki - The name of a famous Hawaiian hurricane.

9. Iolana - Means 'soaring like a hawk'.

10. Ipo - Means 'sweetheart'.

11. Kahili - Means 'feather'.

12. Kaia - Means 'the sea'.

13. Kaikala - Means 'sea and the sun'.

14. Liko - Means 'bud of a plant'.

15. Kailani - Means 'sea and sky'.

16. Kaiolohia - Means 'calm of the sea'.

17. Kala - Means 'princess'.

18. Kalama - Means 'the light'.

19. Kalea - Means 'happiness', 'joy', or 'flower wreath'.

20. Kalena - Means 'pure'.

21. Kalia - means beloved.

22. Kaloni - means sky.

23. Kani - means sound.

24. Kapua - means flower.

25. Keala - means path.

26. Keola - means life.

27. Keona - means god’s precious gift.

28. Kiele - means precious blossom.

29. Kina - means China.

30. Laki - means lucky.

31. Lana - means floating.

32. Lani - means sky.

33. Lilo - means generous one, the title character of Disney’s Lilo & Stitch.

34. Loni - means sky.

35. Luana - means happy.

36. Malana - means light.

37. Mana - means power.

38. Mei - the Hawaiian version of May.

39. Meka - means eyes.

40. Miliani - means gentle caress.

41. Moana - means ocean, also a Disney princess.

42. Nahoa - means defiant.

43. Nalani - means the heavens.

44. Nana - means a month in spring.

45. Nani - means beauty.

46. Nanu - means wave.

47. Nohea - means lovely.

48. Okaoka - means a tiny bit.

49. Olina - means joyous.

50. Palila - means bird.

51. Pepe - means baby.

52. Piki - means peaches.

53. Puanani - means beautiful flower.

54. Ula - means red

55. Ululani - means inspiration.

56. Waiola - the Hawaiian version of violet.

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Cute Hawaiian Dog Names

57. Aolani - means heavenly cloud.

58. Edega - means wealthy.

59. Hoku - means star.

60. Ilio - means dog.

61. Kahoku - means star.

62. Kekipi - means rebel.

63. Kekoa - means brave one.

64. Kikokiko - means speckles.

65. Kono - means invited.

66. Lahela - means innocent lamb.

67. Lalama - means daring.

68. Lani - means sky.

69. Mahalo - means thank you.

70. Mahina - means moon.

71. Malia - means peaceful.

72. Meli - means honey.

73. Miki - means quick.

74. Noelani - means girl from heaven.

75. Ohana - means family.

76. Oke - means Oscar.

77. Paniolo - means cowboy.

78. Pilikea - means trouble.

79. Pualani - means heavenly flower.

80. Pupule - means crazy.

81. Uilani - means great beauty.

82. Waha Nui - means big mouth.

83. Weuweu - means fluffy.

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Hawaiian Male Dog Names

84. Ahe - means a soft breeze.

85. Aka - means shadow.

86. Akamai - means clever.

87. Akamu - means the red earth.

88. Amana - means warrior.

89. Amoka - means strong.

90. Anakoni - means valuable.

91. Aouli - means blue sky.

92. Asera - means lucky.

93. Etana - means strong.

94. Ezra - means help.

95. Hanale - means lord of the manor.

96. Haukea - means white snow.

97. Hilo - means the first night after the new moon.

98. Hiwa - means jet black.

99. Kaipo - means sweetheart.

100. Kale - means strong and manly.

101. Kaliko - means bud of a leaf.

102. Kanoa - means the free one.

103. Kapono - means righteous and moral.

104. Keanu - means cool mountain breeze.

105. Kei - means dignified.

 

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Written by Georgia Stone

Bachelor of Arts specializing in French with Film Studies, Bachelor of Arts (Year Abroad) specializing in Literature, History, Language, Media, and Art

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Georgia StoneBachelor of Arts specializing in French with Film Studies, Bachelor of Arts (Year Abroad) specializing in Literature, History, Language, Media, and Art

Georgia is an experienced Content Manager with a degree in French and Film Studies from King's College London and Bachelors degree from Université Paris-Sorbonne. Her passion for exploring the world and experiencing different cultures was sparked during her childhood in Switzerland and her year abroad in Paris. In her spare time, Georgia enjoys using London's excellent travel connections to explore further afield.

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