The lanai of an oceanfront home.
- An example of a lanai is a covered and tiled area outside of a condominium in Hawaii.
- An example of Lanai is an island in the Hawaiian island which is west of Maui.
Origin of lanaiHawaiian l?nai
Origin of LanaiHawaiian L?-na'i, literally , day of conquest ; from Proto-Polynesian an unverified form la'?, day + an unverified form ngaki, conquer
Origin of lanaiHawaiian lanai.
- (chiefly in Hawaii) A Hawaiian-style roofed patio.
From Hawaiian lānai.