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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