are used on the Samoan Islands.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
LUPELELE f Samoan
Derived from the Samoan lupe
meaning a kind of pigeon, and lele
meaning "flit, fly".
LUPESINA f Samoan
Derived from lupe
meaning a kind of pigeon and sina
meaning "white, silver, grey".
MERRYANN f Samoan
Merryann is a very rare name, many people use this name but with a different spelling. Merryann means beautiful but also immature.
PENINA f Samoan
Penina ois a samoan name. Penina means "pretty flower".
SALAMASINA f Samoan
Name of a queen of Samoa. The name is held with respect there and is only meant for the royal family. It means "forever".
TAITO m Fijian, Samoan, Rotuman
A Polynesian/Melanesian version of Titus. Polynesian and Melanesian usage of the name came about with the introduction of the bible by white missionaries during the 1700's and 1800's. Some believe that it is an older Polynesian name though oral traditions (the ancient Pacific means of passing knowledge down through generations)do not hold any such links to ancient oral knowledge of the name Taito too far beyond the pre-colonial era... [more]
TAVA'ESINA f Samoan
Derived from the Samoan tava'e
meaning "tropical bird" and sina
meaning "white, grey, silver".
TUSITALA m Samoan
This name means Teller of Tales in Samoan. It was adopted by the writer Robert Louis Stevenson when he lived on the island.
VAEA m & f Tongan, Samoan, Tahitian, Polynesian Mythology
Meaning unknown, though it likely means "king, prince, noble, chief" based on the fact that the meaning of Mapu 'a Vaea, natural blowholes in Houma on the island of Tongatapu in Tonga, is known to be 'Whistle of the Noble/Chief/King' in Tongan... [more]
VASA m & f Samoan
Means "(open) ocean, sea" in Samoan.