Makini - Meaning of Makini

What does Makini mean?

[ 3 syll. ma-ki-ni, mak-ini ] The baby girl name Makini is pronounced as Maa-KIY-Niy- †. Makini's language of origin is African-Swahili, and it is used largely in the African and Swahili languages. The name is of the meaning 'placid'.

See also the related category swahili.

Makini is unusual as a baby name for girls. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Makini include MacKinney, Mackenah, Mackenna (English), Maelynn, Magena (English), Mahanaem, Mahanaym, Mahanayme, Mahasin (Arabic), Mahogane, Mahogney, Maigan (English), Majime, Makana (Hawaiian), Makanee, Makaney, Makani (Hawaiian), Makanie, Makany, and Makena (African, English, and Swahili).

† English pronunciation for Makini: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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