alala

[ah-lah-lah]

noun

a dull, brownish-tinged crow that occurs only in Hawaii.

Nearby words

  1. alai,
  2. alai mountains,
  3. alain-fournier,
  4. alais,
  5. alajuela,
  6. alalcomeneus,
  7. alalia,
  8. alamanni,
  9. alamannic,
  10. alameda

Origin of alala

From the Hawaiian word ʿalalā; as homonymous v., to caw, scream

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