ʻAlani, Alani

Gender: Feminine
Origin: Hawaiian
Meaning: “orange tree.”

The name can either be from the Hawaiian word ʻalani meaning “orange tree” or it could be from alani the name of a type of a seaweed, an upland tree or a type of moss.

Alani is currently 713th most popular female name in the United States.


  1. http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Appendix:Hawaiian_given_names