What does Hawaiian mean?

Definitions for Hawaiian
həˈwaɪ ən, -ˈwɑ yənHawai·ian

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Hawaiian.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Hawaiian(noun)

    the Oceanic languages spoken on Hawaii

  2. Hawaiian(adj)

    a native or resident of Hawaii

  3. Hawaiian(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of the state or island of Hawaii or to the people or culture or language


  1. Hawaiian(Noun)

    A descendant of the peoples inhabiting the Hawaiian Islands prior to European contact.

  2. Hawaiian(Noun)

    A resident of the U.S. state of Hawaii.

  3. Hawaiian(Noun)

    A pizza topped with ham and pineapple.

  4. Hawaiian(Adjective)

    Descended from the peoples inhabiting the Hawaiian islands prior to European contact.

  5. Hawaiian(Adjective)

    Of or having to do with the Hawaiian race, culture, or language.

  6. Hawaiian(Adjective)

    Of or having to do with the culture of the U.S. state of Hawaii.

  7. Hawaiian(Adjective)

    Of or having to do with a resident of the U.S. state of Hawaii.

  8. Hawaiian(ProperNoun)

    The Hawaiian language.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hawaiian(adj)

    belonging to Hawaii or the Sandwich Islands, or to the people of Hawaii

  2. Hawaiian(noun)

    a native of Hawaii

How to pronounce Hawaiian?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say Hawaiian in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hawaiian in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hawaiian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Hawaiian in a Sentence

  1. Kealoha Pisciotta:

    Mauna Kea is the place of our origin. We were brought into the world here. It is considered the temple of the most supreme being for Hawaiian people, it is also the burial ground for our most sacred ancestors. Our people are not standing down.

  2. David Phillips:

    We will send out further notifications on Kilauea and other Hawaiian volcanoes as we observe changes.

  3. Park Superintendent Cindy Orlando:

    We understand and commiserate with our community and visitors about the prolonged closure, but we can not provide safe access to the Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii section of the park as long as these very unpredictable dangers threaten the safety of park staff and visitors, unlike lava, which you can see coming and avoid, we can not see or predict earthquakes, nor can we foresee a summit explosion, but both threats continue. HAWAII'S KIM VOWS TO REBUILD FROM VOLCANO WITH HELP OF FEMA, AS SCIENTISTS SAY THE WORST IS YET TO COME Damage to Jaggar Museum overlook following 5.5 magnitude earthquake on June 3, 2018. ( NPS Photo) The summit area in particular has been also struck by several earthquakes that have damaged at least three park buildings, fractured park roads, and snapped water lines, according to the National Park Service. A magnitude 5.5 earthquake rattled the summit area at 3:50 p.m. on June 3, cracking the overlook deck at Jaggar Museum. Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii RANKED AMONG TOP 10 MOST DANGEROUS IN US A large plume of ash after an earthquake near the summit of Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii volcano on May 25, 2018. ( NPS Photo) Over the weekend, the U.S. Geological Survey Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reported more than 500 earthquakes in a 24-hour period – the most ever measured by HVO scientists.

  4. Steve Gebbie:

    With the earthquakes, it was already a problem, the locals here know how to read what's going on with Pele( the legendary Hawaiian volcano goddess believed to control Kilauea's lava flows). And when it starts rumbling, she's definitely going to do something. We're in that zone.

  5. Gina Reyes:

    I saw a place where I could help. I was rocking and singing to him. I was singing lullabies to him, i think it’s nothing more than what most of us at Hawaiian Airlines do. That’s our love and we get to love on our passengers.

Images & Illustrations of Hawaiian

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