ma·​kai | \ məˈkī \

Definition of makai

Hawaii
: toward the sea : seaward

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History and Etymology for makai

Hawaiian, from ma toward + kai sea

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“Makai.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/makai. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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