Kaleah is a tropical baby name that you would hear in island culture. It originates from the tribal people of Hawaii. As of 2021, throughout all of America, Kaleah is number 2,606 for girls.

Meaning of the name Kaleah:

Hawaiian: joy, happiness

Origin of the name Kaleah:

Kaleah is a variation of another Hawaiian baby name, Kalea. The two are closely related, with Kaleah only slightly more popular in America than Kalea. Both options are tribal Polynesian names originating from the Hawaiian islands. They translate to “joy” or “happiness.” Kaleah did not come to the continental United States until the twentieth century.

Symbolism of the name Kaleah:

Kaleah has the same meaning as Kalea. Both translate to “joy” and “happiness” in the Hawaiian language. The definition carried to the rest of America when the names spread.

Style of the name Kaleah:


Gender of the name Kaleah:

Kaleah is a tropical name for girls.

Pronunciation of the name Kaleah:

kah-LAY-ah or kah-LEE-ah

Number of syllables in the name Kaleah:


Emotion evoked from the name Kaleah:

Kaleah feels upbeat and fun-spirited. It is a tropical and international-sounding name.

Alternative spellings for the name Kaleah:

  • Kalea
  • Khaleah
  • Khalea
  • Khalia 
  • Kalia
  • Kaliah
  • Khaliah

Nicknames for the name Kaleah:

Popularity of the name Kaleah:

Kaleah has no history on the Social Security Popularity Index of America. As of 2021, it is just over a top 2,600 option for girls. More specifically, Kaleah is number 2,606.

Related names for the name Kaleah:

Great middle names for Kaleah and their meanings:

  • Millani (gentle caress)
  • Nadia (hope)
  • Noelle (Christmas Day, the Lord's birthday)
  • Allison (noble, exalted one)
  • McKenna (ascend, fiery love)
  • Olina (joyous)
  • Hayley (hay meadow)
  • Luanne (famous warrior, favor, grace)

Famous people with the name Kaleah:

There are no famous people named Kaleah.

Kaleahs in popular culture:

There are no fictional references to Kaleah.