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Kai Name Meaning

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Meaning of Kai

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Kai in Maori (New Zealand) means food
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Kai in Maori (New Zealand) means food Kai in chinese means victory and successful. The name is ofmultiple origins; its oldest derivation is as a Welsh form of the Roman Caius.  Kai is also the name of a hero in the epic Finnish book: the Kalevala Kai is a popular name in Wales were.It is spelt in various ways, which are all pronounced the same way - Kai, Cai, Cei (pronunciation rhymes with sky or tie).It is an old name in Wales which is taken from the name of King Arthur's brother, the knight - Cai (Anglicized to Sir Kay) from the original Welsh Arthurian Tales.

It does not mean "keeper of the Key" in Welsh, it was just Cai's name, the nearest associated meaning in Welsh would therefore be along the lines of "a warrior" or "brave knight" or similar.
Kai is a Hawai'ian unisex name meaning ocean.It can also be a nickname for the feminine Kaja in Swedish, or from the masculine Gaius in German.
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, German
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Kai Haaskivi
is a retired, Finnish, soccer player. He starred in the North American Soccer League, playing outdoor as well as indoor soccer. He also played for the Finland national football team. He now coaches in the United States.
Liáng Kai
was a Chinese artist who studied with, and then excelled, his master, Jia Shigu. In 1210, he was awarded the rank of Painter-in-Attendance at court, but he refused it. Instead, calling himself "Madman Liang", he spent his life drinking and painting. Eventually, he retired and became a Zen monk. Liang is credited with inventing the Zen school of Chinese art. One of his more famous pieces "Budai" a Buddha form wandering through the country-side. The swift, smiling brush stroke composing Budai embodies the Zen Buddhist philosophy of sudden enlightenment.. He is also famous for painting a man named Li Bo who is seen walking on air, or making the path as he walked on the air
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Meaning of Kai in Scottish origin/culture for Boy name with history and fame details.