The capital and largest city of Hawaii, on the southern coast of Oahu. It grew in the 1800s as a whaling and sandalwood port and as the seat of the royal government. Today the city is a major tourist center.
(place) Capital of Hawaii: seaport on the SE coast of Oahu.
The streets of Honolulu are wide, and are macadamized with crushed or broken lava.
On receiving Blount's report to the effect that the revolution had been accomplished by the aid of the United States minister and by the landing of troops from the " Boston," President Cleveland sent Albert Sydney Willis (1843-1897) of Kentucky to Honolulu with secret instructions as United States minister.