[ 3 syll. ka-nai, kan-ai ] The baby boy name Kanai is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is Kaa-NAA-iy- †. Kanai's origin, as well as its use, is in the Hawaiian language. The name's meaning is champion.
See also the related category champion (warrior).
Kanai is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Kanai include Kana'i (Hawaiian), Connolly, Kahana (Hawaiian), Kahane, Kahanu (Hawaiian), Kahuna (Hawaiian), Kaigan, Kaikane, Kaimu (Japanese), Kainoa (Hawaiian), Kainui (Hawaiian), Kaithun, Kaiyin, Kallaghan, Kallahan (English), Kamaha (Hawaiian), Kamani, Kamau (African), Kamea, and Kaname (Japanese).
† English pronunciation for Kanai: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"