Definitions

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

  • An island of central Hawaii west of Maui. It developed as a pineapple-growing area after 1922.

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  • proper n. The sixth largest island of Hawaii.

Etymologies

Hawaiian Lanaʻi (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • LANAI (KHNL) - In this Earth and Sea Project report we return to the island of Lanai where students use new age technology, to map out an ancient ...

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  • LANAI CELEBRATES AT DON HO'S: Island Rhythms 98.5 morning show star Lanai, center, was joined by party promoters Chris Cano, left, and Matty Liu as he celebrated 21 years in radio, and his upcoming 39th birthday, at their "Aloha Fridays@Don Ho's" party Friday at Aloha Tower.

    Starbulletin Headlines

  • In their place, 50 to 60 condominiums are planned, with multi-layered underground parking beneath. and probably not-much-loved 1960s addition known as The Lanai Building of additional guest rooms near the swimming pool will be torn down.

    Pasadena Star-News Most Viewed

  • Wine aficionados, a classic and sophisticated new wine is unveiled from former radio personality Grant "Lanai" Tabura.

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  • Tony’s was called the Lanai, a stucco building with a Hawaiian motif, built around a central court with a swimming pool.

    The Tree of Death

  • And I remember the priest named Hawaii as Vaii, and Lanai as Ngangai.

    THE BONES OF KAHEKILI

  • Kona is vulnerable, but Kapalua seems to be blocked by Molokai and Lanai.

    Patrick Takahashi: Hawaii Tsunami, Again

  • The honeymoon: The newlyweds split 10 days in Hawaii between the islands of Maui and the more secluded Lanai.

    Nuptials: Jess McCann & Erik Ballagh

  • Tasters rated the flavor of organic and conventional San Juan and Lanai varieties the same.

    More proof: Organic matters

  • --- It climaxed so to speak in the limo from the airport in Lanai to the lodge there on Valentine's Day, with a necklace placed around my neck.

    Lea Lane: Dumped by Answering Machine During the 1996 Oscars

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  • Lived and worked there one whole summer.

    December 20, 2012