keiki keiki (kay-KEE) (n) Hawaiian for child. For example: He watched the ocean for a while, reading the ripples too small to be called waves, the kind that allowed young mothers to daydream on Keikikai Beach while her keiki splashed in safety. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Connect with: Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.