[ wahy-loo-koo ]

  1. a town on NW Maui, in central Hawaii.

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How to use Wailuku in a sentence

  • Legends connected with the Wailuku tend to confirm the belief that it was named for its violent habits.

    Legends of Wailuku | Charlotte Hapai
  • The town at the mouth of the Wailuku has since that day been known by the Hawaiian word meaning "to twist."

    Legends of Wailuku | Charlotte Hapai
  • Farther up the river, which Paoa learned was called the Wailuku, there lived the goddess Hina.

    Legends of Wailuku | Charlotte Hapai
  • From Lahaina the route is by automobile to Wailuku and Olinda, thence on horseback to the summit.

    Your National Parks | Enos A. Mills
  • Mr. Alexander met us, and we started in this same storm and high wind for Wailuku, ten miles distant, where he resides.