malihini

noun
ma·​li·​hi·​ni | \ ˌmä-li-ˈhē-nē How to pronounce malihini (audio) \

Definition of malihini

: a newcomer or stranger among the people of Hawaii

First Known Use of malihini

1914, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for malihini

Hawaiian

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“Malihini.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/malihini. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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