kamaaina

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noun ka·ma·ai·na \ˌkä-mə-ˈī-nə\

Definition of kamaaina

  1. :  one who has lived in Hawaii for a long time

Origin and Etymology of kamaaina

Hawaiian kama'āina, from kama child + 'āina land


First Known Use: 1903

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