[ 2 syll. ho-ku, hok-u ] The baby girl name Hoku is pronounced as HHOWKuw- †. Hoku is used mostly in the Hawaiian language and it is also of Hawaiian origin. The name's meaning is star. The names Hokulanea, Hokulanee, Hokulaney, Hokulani, Hokulanie, and Hokulany are derivatives of Hoku.
Hoku is unusual as a baby name for girls. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Hoku: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)"