malihini(redirected from malihinis)
n. pl. ma·li·hi·nis Hawaii
A newcomer to Hawaii.
[Hawaiian, stranger; akin to Tahitian manihini, visitor, guest, and Maori manuhiri, all perhaps ultimately from Proto-Polynesian *manu, bird (figuratively applied to humans).]
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n, pl -nis
(in Hawaii) a foreigner or stranger
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ma•li•hi•ni(ˌmɑ liˈhi ni)
n., pl. -hi•nis.
Hawaiian. a newcomer to Hawaii.
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