ʻAlohilani

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Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ʻalohi (shine) + lani (sky) = "heavenly brightness".

Proper noun[edit]

ʻAlohilani

  1. (Hawaiian mythology) A mythical heavenly land.
  2. A female given name of modern usage.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mary Kawena Pukui - Samuel H. Elbert, Hawaiian Dictionary, University of Hawaii Press 1986, page 21
  • Hawaii State Archives: Marriage records The name does not occur in 19th century marriage records.