[ syll. mei-la-ni, me-il-ani ] The baby girl name Meilani is pronounced as M-AYLAANiy †. Meilani is derived from Old Greek origins. Meilani is a derivative of the Dutch, English, French, and German name Melanie.
Meilani is somewhat popular as a baby name for girls. The name has been growing in popularity since the 2010s; prior to that, it was of very light use only. Its usage peaked modestly in 2015 with 0.015% of baby girls being given the name Meilani. Its ranking then was #950. In 2015, among the group of girl names directly linked to Meilani, Melanie was the most commonly used. Its use outnumbered Meilani's by 17 times in that year.
Baby names that sound like Meilani include Maiolayne, Malana, Malena (English and Italian), Malin (Scandinavian), Malina (German, English, and Scottish), Maline, Malinee, Maliney, Malini (Indian), Malinie, Maliny, Maloney, Malonie, Malony, Malounai, Malyni, Mei-Lien (Chinese), Melainey, Melainie, and Melaney (English).
† approx English pronunciation for Meilani: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"