Category Archives: Tropical Baby Names


National Escape Day

Today is the perfect day to close your eyes and dream of the perfect vacation. If you envision yourself in the tropics and can feel the warmth of the hot summer sun, why not relive this moment every day after your child is born? In honor of National Escape Day, here are a few baby names inspired by the tropics that will take you back to the day you closed your eyes and dreamt of paradise.


Grant (English): A tall man; a great man; Antarctic Islands
Hurley (Irish): Of the sea tide
Kai (Hawaiian): Ocean
Keanu (Hawaiian): Cool breeze over the mountains


Hana (Arabic): Resembling a flower blossom; location in Maui County, Hawaii
Kyla (English): From the narrow channel
Leilani (Hawaiian): Heavenly cloud
Martinique (French): Island in the Caribbean