ali'i(redirected from Alii aimoku)
n. pl. ali'i
A member of the hereditary ruling class of traditional Hawaiian society.
[Hawaiian ali'i, from Proto-Polynesian *'ariki.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.