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[kahy-loo-ah, -loo-uh]
  1. a city on SE Oahu, in Hawaii.
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Historical Examples of kailua

  • Cotton was raised and manufactured on a small scale at Kailua, Hawaii.

    The Hawaiian Islands

    The Department of Foreign Affairs

  • The next forenoon, when we made the land, we found that we were to the southward of Kailua.

  • We were to accompany the missionary overland to Kailua, where the schooner was to meet us.

  • She was going to join the king at their country-seat at Kailua, on Hawaii.

  • He came to live at various times on the sea-shore at Kailua.