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La·na·i

or La·na'i  (lə-nä′ē, lə-nī′)
An island of central Hawaii west of Maui. It was used for pineapple production for much of the 1900s.

la·nai

 (lə-nī′)
n. pl. la·nais
A veranda or roofed patio.

[Hawaiian lānai.]

lanai

(lɑːˈnɑːɪ; ləˈnaɪ)
n
(Architecture) a Hawaiian word for veranda

Lanai

(lɑːˈnɑːɪ; ləˈnaɪ)
n
(Placename) an island in central Hawaii, west of Maui island. Pop: 3193 (2000). Area: 363 sq km. (140 sq miles)

la•nai

(ləˈnaɪ)

n., pl. -nais.
a veranda or porch.
[1865–70; < Hawaiian lānai]

La•nai

(ləˈnaɪ, lɑˈnɑ i)

n.
an island in central Hawaii. 2204; 141 sq. mi. (365 sq. km).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lanai - an island of central HawaiiLanai - an island of central Hawaii; a pineapple-growing area
Hawaiian Islands, Sandwich Islands - a group of volcanic and coral islands in the central Pacific
2.lanai - a veranda or roofed patio often furnished and used as a living room
veranda, verandah, gallery - a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed)
Aloha State, Hawaii, Hawai'i, HI - a state in the United States in the central Pacific on the Hawaiian Islands
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Sometimes, during the traverse, looking ahead and anticipating the delightful lanai luncheons and dinners of Hawaii
LANAI, Hawaii, April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether you're proposing to your future bride or groom, enjoying your Hawaiian honeymoon or celebrating a golden anniversary, the 90,000-acre island of Lanai is the perfect backdrop for romance.
Mokulele Airlines said it has begun offering same day rush shipping service to and from the ten airport locations it serves on Oahu, Maui, the Big Island, Lanai and Molokai.
Arcadia - 1,367 square feet of open living space with a drop zone, ample closet space, three bedrooms, two bathrooms, two-car garage, front porch and covered lanai.
New York (USAsian Network Business & Industry News) Fri, Feb 28, 2014 - Three people were killed and three others injured when a small plane carrying local government employees crashed in Hawaii about a mile from Lanai Airport, officials said.
New York (AirGuide Features - Inside Air Travel) Fri, Feb 28, 2014 - Three people were killed and three others injured when a small plane carrying local government employees crashed in Hawaii about a mile from Lanai Airport, officials said.
Nokia is reportedly working on two new Asha handsets codenamed Pegasus and Lanai, according to new reports.
But you will also learn exactly how Prince Kaulua'ua of Maui defeated the demons of Lanai circa 1400 AD.
Oracle chief executive Larry Ellison may be interested in acquiring a second Hawaiian airline Billionaire Oracle chief executive Larry Ellison may be interested in acquiring a second Hawaiian airline after he bought most of the tropical island of Lanai last year.
The billionaire CEO of Oracle has reached an agreement to buy 98% of Lanai, one of Hawaii's eight main islands.
Lanai, known as Pineapple island, is 141 sq mile in area, and home to around 3,200 residents and several luxury resorts.