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The baby boy name Nakai is of Native American origin. Nakai meaning, Nakai popularity, Nakai hieroglyphics, Nakai numerology, and other interesting facts.

The name Nakai is of Native American Navajo origin.

The meaning of Nakai is "one who wanders".  

It is also of Hebrew origin, where its meaning is "pure, clean ".

Nakai is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Na-kai.

In the U.S. in 2012, it ranked 4180 in popular baby names for boys with 24 occurrences.  It ranked 11868 in popular baby names for girls with 9 occurrences. 

View the Nakai Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Nakai has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Nakai to other names.


Would you like to fingerspell the name Nakai in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Nakai in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Nakai in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Nakai Numerology page.

Nakai Numerology
Nakai in Hieroglyhics
Nakai in Nautical Flags
Naming a child in the Native American culture is a sacred event only to be performed by the wisest in the group, the elders. Because of the level of ritual that it is given, Native American names are considered especially significant and powerful.

Children are often named after something that appears in nature, a personality trait or their perceived destiny.

Some examples include Ooljee (Navajo name for "moon"), Weayaya (Sioux name for sunset), Ohitekah (Sioux word for brave), Abequa (Cheyenne name for "someone who stays at home"), Lomahongva (Hopi name for "rising beautiful clouds")

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