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Glossary of Hawaiian Words, Phrases and Place Names

A glossary of words, phrases and place names that you'll find in Hawaii.

Hawaiian Monk Seals
Hawaiian Monk Seals

Aloha - Definition, Meaning and Use of the Hawaiian Word Aloha
Aloha is a word in the Hawaiian language that has numerous meanings both as a single word and when used in context with other words. The most common uses are as a greeting, farewell or a salutation. Aloha is also commonly used to mean love. It can also be used to express compassion, regret or sympathy.

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