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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A Native Hawaiian.
  • n. A native or inhabitant of the Hawaiian Islands, the state of Hawaii, or Hawaii Island.
  • n. The Polynesian language of Hawaii.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Descended from the peoples inhabiting the Hawaiian islands prior to European contact.
  • adj. Of or having to do with the Hawaiian race, culture, or language.
  • adj. Of or having to do with the culture of the US state of Hawaii.
  • adj. Of or having to do with a resident of the US state of Hawaii.
  • n. A descendant of the peoples inhabiting the Hawaiian Islands prior to European contact.
  • n. A resident of the US state of Hawaii.
  • n. A pizza topped with ham and pineapple.
  • proper n. The Hawaiian language.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Belonging to Hawaii or the Sandwich Islands, or to the people of Hawaii.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the island or kingdom of Hawaii or the Sandwich Islands, a group of islands in the North Pacific about 2,100 miles west-southwest of San Francisco.
  • n. A native or citizen of Hawaii.
  • n. The language of Hawaii.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the Oceanic languages spoken on Hawaii
  • adj. of or relating to or characteristic of the state or island of Hawaii or to the people or culture or language
  • n. a native or resident of Hawaii

Etymologies

Hawaii +‎ -an (Wiktionary)

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