ahi

[ ah-hee ]
/ ˈɑ hi /
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noun

yellowfin tuna, widely used in sashimi.

Nearby words

  1. ahemeral,
  2. ahern,
  3. ahf,
  4. ahg,
  5. ahha,
  6. ahidjo,
  7. ahidjo, ahmadou,
  8. ahiezer,
  9. ahimaaz,
  10. ahimelech

Origin of ahi

First recorded in 1930–35, ahi is from the Hawaiian word ‘ahi

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British Dictionary definitions for ahi

ahi

/ (ˈɑːhiː) /

noun

another name for yellowfin tuna

Word Origin for ahi

Hawaiian

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