Honolulu


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Hon·o·lu·lu

 (hŏn′ə-lo͞o′lo͞o, hō′nō-)
The capital and largest city of Hawaii, on the southern coast of Oahu. It grew in the 1800s as a whaling and sandalwood port and as the seat of the royal government. Today the city is a major tourist center.

Honolulu

(ˌhɒnəˈluːluː)
n
(Placename) a port in Hawaii, on S Oahu island: the state capital. Pop: 380 149 (2003 est)

Hon•o•lu•lu

(ˌhɒn əˈlu lu)

n.
the capital of Hawaii, on S Oahu. 423,475.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Honolulu - the capital and largest city of HawaiiHonolulu - the capital and largest city of Hawaii; located on a large bay on the island of Oahu
Oahu, Oahu Island - an island of central Hawaii (between Molokai and Kauai); the chief island of the state
Translations
Honolulu

Honolulu

[ˌhɒnəˈluːluː] NHonolulú m

Honolulu

[ˌhɒnəˈluːluː] nHonolulu
in Honolulu → à Honolulu
to Honolulu → à Honolulu

Honolulu

nHonolulu nt

Honolulu

[ˌhɒnəˈluːluː] nHonolulu f
References in classic literature ?
Leastwise, thirty years ago, when I was in Honolulu, I met a man, an old geezer, who claimed he'd been a harpooner on a whaleship sunk by a whale off the coast of South America.
We were twenty-seven days on the traverse between San Francisco and Honolulu.
Several of them had been to Honolulu, and knew the instrument, confirming Mercedes' definition of ukulele as "jumping flea.
The last steamer in from Honolulu had brought information of the date of the expected sailing of his yacht Toreador, which was now twenty-four hours overdue.
That night a German fleet made a dash on Honolulu, sinking three American cruisers and a revenue cutter, and bombarding the city.
Here, again, it seems wisest to leave the remaining adventures in the South Seas to the reader's own discovery, simply stating that, after a sojourn at the Society Islands, Melville shipped for Honolulu.
Her mother, in Honolulu, was worth a million or so.
Some beachcomber in Honolulu had whispered to you, and you'd written to the Governor to find out.
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Japan Airlines will introduce new in-flight service on Honolulu flights Japan Airlines (JAL) will introduce new in-flight service on Honolulu routes and new services in Honolulu, starting from this fall.
Honolulu-based carrier Hawaiian Airlines (NASDAQ: HA) said it has launched its inaugural flight from Honolulu to Sendai, its fifth gateway in Japan and 10th new international destination it has introduced or announced in less than three years.