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1. n., Name of one of the Hawaiian islands.

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    • Cf. Māui, the demigod.

2. (Not cap.) n., A variety of sweet potato.

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1. The island. Maui.

2. Name of a demigod. Māui.

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iʻoa, Maui, the island.

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Name of the island. Maui.

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Second largest island in the Hawaiian group, 48 miles long, 26 miles wide, with an area of 728 square miles and a population in 1970 of 38,691. Wai-luku is the major town and county seat. Maui High School is in Ka-hului. The county includes Maui, Lā-naʻi, Ka-hoʻolawe, and Molokaʻi islands. Epithet: Maui o Kama, Maui of Kama (a famous ancient chief, also called Kama-lālā-walu). The island was named for the demigod Māui (see Appendix 3).

Maui is the second largest (727.3 square miles) of the eight major Hawaiian islands and one of four islands in Maui County. It has a population of 117,644. The highest mountain on the island is Haleakalā, with an elevation of 10,023 feet, and the pua lokelani, or rose, is the emblem of the island. Maui's nickname is the Valley Isle. The County of Maui includes four islands: Maui, Molokaʻi, Lānaʻi, and Kahoʻolawe. Named for the demigod Māui.

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