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lei

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noun \ˈlā, ˈlā-ˌē\

Definition of lei

  1. :  a wreath or necklace usually of flowers or leaves

Examples of lei in a sentence

  1. <we were presented with flowery leis as soon as we stepped off the plane in Hawaii>

Origin and Etymology of lei

Hawaiian


First Known Use: 1843


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lei

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\ˈlā\

Definition of lei

  1. plural of leu


LEI Defined for English Language Learners

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lei

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noun \ˈlā, ˈlā-ˌē\

Definition of lei for English Language Learners

  • : a necklace of flowers that is given to a visitor in Hawaii



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