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?

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    US English

How to say Hawaiian in sign language?

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  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. Avamua Dave Haleck:

    …. Hawaiian is saying that' yes it is a safety issue' but, you know, weight distribution.

  2. Hawaii Civil Defense:

    Hawaiian Volcano Observatory confirms 2 new vents. All Lanipuna residents must evacuate now.

  3. Hawaii Professor Emeritus Michael Hadfield:

    As far as we can tell, the Hawaiian tree snails evolved with no predators, so they never developed defense mechanisms.

  4. Kaleo Paik:

    The Western tradition of full burial took away the process of infusing the land with Hawaiian elders, the whole purpose of the practice is to have these elders disintegrate naturally into our land.

  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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