[ hon-uh-loo-loo ]

  1. a seaport in and the capital of Hawaii, on S Oahu.

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British Dictionary definitions for Honolulu


/ (ˌhɒnəˈluːluː) /

  1. a port in Hawaii, on S Oahu island: the state capital. Pop: 380 149 (2003 est)

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Cultural definitions for Honolulu


Capital of Hawaii and largest city in the state, located on the island of Oahu.

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