moano

noun
mo·​a·​no | \ mōˈä(ˌ)nō \
variants: or moana \ -​nə \
plural -s

Definition of moano

: either of two important Hawaiian food fishes:
a : a Pacific goatfish (Pseudupeneus multifasciatus) banded in light and dark red
b : a closely related fish (P. bifasciatus)

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History and Etymology for moano

Hawaiian, Tahitian, Maori, & Samoan

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“Moano.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/moano. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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