Keʻalohilani

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Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Proper noun[edit]

Keʻalohilani

  1. (Hawaiian mythology) A mythical heavenly land.
  2. A female given name.
  3. A male given name.
  4. A name ascribed to a star.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mary Kawena Pukui - Samuel H. Elbert, Hawaiian Dictionary, University of Hawaii Press 1986, page 141
  • Mary Kawena Pukui - Samuel H. Elbert, Hawaiian Dictionary, University of Hawaii Press 1971, page 388
  • Hawaii State Archives: Marriage records Kealohilani (in the old orthography) occurs in 19th century marriage records as the only name (mononym) of 1 man.