Ohana name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Ohana mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Ohana

User Submitted Origins

Native American

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 3 people from New Jersey, U.S. agree the name Ohana is of Hawaiian origin and means "Family".
  2. A submission from Israel says the name Ohana means "The only thing that I know is that it's family in Hawaiian".
  3. A submission from India says the name Ohana means "Adore".
  4. A user from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Ohana is of Hawaiian origin and means "Love".
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A 1907 photograph of a Hawaiian ohana having a meal of poi

Borrowed from Hawaiian ʻohana (“family, kin”).

  1. (chiefly Hawaii) An extended Hawaiian family unit.

ohana was also found in the following language(s): Japanese

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ohana

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ohana

Eli Ohana

Eli Ohana is a soccer player for the Israel national under-19 football team, Beitar Jerusalem F.C., KV Mechelen, S.C. Braga, and Israel national football team. Eli was born on February 1st, 1964 in Jerusalem.

Cláudia Ohana

Cláudia Ohana is an actor and actress. Cláudia was given the name Maria Cláudia Carneiro Silva on February 6th, 1963 in Rio de Janeiro.

Asher Ohana

Asher was born in 1945 in Morocco.

Shirley Ohana

Shirley Ohana is an athlete for the Maccabi Kishronot Hadera F.C.

Yossi Ohana

Yossi Ohana is an athlete for the Hapoel Beit She'an F.C.

Michael Ohana

Michael Ohana is an athlete for the F.C. Ironi Ashdod.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ohana U.S.
  White 93.15% 64.26%
  African American 1.52% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.78% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.52% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.03% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ohana

People with the last name Ohana are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Ohana

  • How Popular is the name Ohana? Ohana is the 26,437th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ohana was the 52,619th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ohana have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 219 babies born with the first name Ohana in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ohana to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ohana? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2003 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Ohana first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ohana is Friday, June 20th, 1902.
  • What year had the most people named Ohana born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ohana was in 2019 with a total of 38 babies.
  • Random Ohana Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ohana is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Ohana: The name spelled backwards is Anaho. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Aohna. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ohana? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 394 people with the last name Ohana.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ohana? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ohana as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Ohana name meaning

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