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Boy Name: Kanoa

Name: Kanoa
Pronunciation: \k(a)-noa\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: the free one
Origin: Hawaiian
Sounds Like: Kana, Kano
Similar Names: Kanon, Manoa, Knoa
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 62961


Kanoa \k(a)-noa\ as a boy's name is pronounced ka-NOH-ah. It is of Hawaiian origin, and the meaning of Kanoa is "the free one".

Baby names that sound like Kanoa are Kana and Kano. Other similar baby names are Kanon, Manoa and Knoa.


Kanoa is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#62961 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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