Koa - boys name

Koa name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 90%

Koa name meaning:

The name Koa is of Hawaiian origin and holds a deep cultural significance. Koa is a unisex name, but it is more commonly given to boys. In Hawaiian, Koa means "warrior" or "brave." It is derived from the word "koa," which refers to a species of tree native to the Hawaiian Islands. The Koa tree is known for its strength and durability, qualities that are often associated with a warrior.

Naming a girl Koa can be seen as a way to express strength, bravery, and resilience. It challenges traditional gender norms and empowers girls to embrace their inner warrior spirit. Additionally, the name Koa is rooted in nature and carries a sense of connection to the land and its resources. It reflects a deep appreciation for the natural beauty of Hawaii and its cultural heritage. Overall, naming a girl Koa is a powerful choice that celebrates strength, courage, and the indomitable spirit of a warrior.

Origin: Biblical

Hope, a congregation, a line, a rule. Non-gerderized Biblical name.

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Overall UK ranking: 489 out of 4789

81 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (353)

Historical popularity of Koa

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