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Kai

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Meaning of Kai
Ocean Or Sea, Safe Harbor
Origin of name Kai
Hawaiian, German
Numerology Number
of Name Kai
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Pronounciation
of Name Kai
/kah-ee/
Etymology
of Name Kai
Kai is said to have originated from Germany or Hawaii. In German, kai means safe harbor or earth. The Germanic ?kai? means ?safe harbor, wharf? or ?earth.? In Hawaii, kai stands for ocean or anything that revolves around the sea. Since, Hawaiians get their food, recreation, and essentially all things important, kai is everything.
History
of Name Kai
Kai was used as a general pet name of all personal names that starts with a K or G. This is only true for North Germanic names, though. One of the Knights of the Round Table in the tale of King Arthur was named Sir Kay. Also, Hans Christian Andersen named a little boy in his book The Snow Queen Kay. Both contributed to the name's popularity.
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Information about the
Name of Kai
Aside from its Hawaiian and Germanic origin, there are other cultures that have their own interpretation of the name. In Latin, kai means to rejoice. In Old Norse, kai (from katha) means chicken. In Chinese, it means beginning.
Personality about the
Name of Kai
Kai Owen is a Welsh actor of stage and screen. Kai Michael Hansen is a heavy metal guitarist and vocalist for Gamma Ray. Kai Lenny is a big wave surfer, stand-up paddle surfer and racer and celebrity water sports enthusiast.

More About Japanese Name : Kai

  • Kai means 'Earth'

  • I speak some Japanese and Kai means ocean.

  • Actually Kai means ocean in Hawaiian and the word for ocean/river in japanese is KAWA.

  • In Japanese, Kai may mean "big water", "the ocean", "the sea" or "paddle". Kai may also mean "change" or "the action to correct", "taker", "receiver", "mediation" or "concerning oneself with".

  • Kai in japanese can mean shell

Famous Name Kai

  • Kai Oswald

    is a German football player. As of February 2009, he is a free agent. He played for 5 seasons in the Bundesliga for VfB Stuttgart, F.C. Hansa Rostock and Hannover 96.

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  • Wang Kai

    is a Chinese football player who currently plays as a midfielder for Chengdu Blades . Wang Kai started his football career playing for the Chongqing Lifan youth team before he was drafted into the senior team in the 2002 league season. The following seasons saw him gradually establish himself as an integral part of the team and would even go on to captain the side before the club were relegated in the 2006 league season.Wang Kai stayed loyal to the team and after two seasons in the second tier he had his personal best season when he scored ten goals in the 2008 league season to aid Chongqing back into the top tier.

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Variant Baby Names of Kai:

Kay, Keh And Kye.Cai, CeiCai, KajCaio,  Caw,  Kaye,  Gay,  Kauai,  Kawai and KeyCaio,  Caw,  Kaye,  Gay,  KauaiCai (Welsh), Kay (German), Kaj (Danish), Kaja (Polish- feminine), K?jin (Czech),

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Kai Name also appears in following Origin(s): Hawaiian, English, Welsh, Finnish, Scottish, German, Scandinavian, Greek, Japanese, Maori, Chinese

Kai also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Finnish

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  • What does the name Kai mean? :

    Baby boy name meaning Ocean Or Sea, Safe Harbor in Japanese. Kai also named in American, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Finnish for boy . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of boy name Kai. What does the name Kai mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Kai. History of name and famous personality with Kai will help to update our database and other website users.

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