From German Names

Female/Male Both Genders Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Kai. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born between 1960 and 1990

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Northern Germany
  • Western Germany

Variant Spelling

Origin and Meaning

Kai is more commonly used as a male name. It is a Frisian pet form of many different names

Detailed information about the origin and meaning of Kai can be found on our sister site www.nordicnames.de.

Kai used as a female name is new (since about 1960) and rare compared to the male usage.