[ 2 syll. hai-ku, ha-iku ] The baby boy name Haiku is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is HHAYKuw †. The origin of Haiku is the Hawaiian language. Ha'iku is another name of the Kahili flower; in Hawaiian it literally means 'Kahili flower'. The flower is also known as Red Silky Oak or Spider Flower. The word Kahili means 'feather standard' in reference to the feather-topped staffs carried by servants of kings. The name Ha'iku (Hawaiian) is a variant of Haiku.
Haiku is an infrequently used baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Haiku: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)"