Makai: baby name meaning and popularity

Makai

Most likely a spelling variation of the name Mekhi, which may be a variation of the Hebrew name Michael, meaning "Godlike." Ironically, though, in Japanese Makai means "hell." Hopefully your little Makai will find a happy medium between the two extremes.

Nicknames:

Kai, Mak.

Famous people named Makai:

Basketball player Makai Mason; one-named DJ Makai;

Fun fact:

In Hawaiian, a maka'i is a police officer.

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