Kamehameha Day
noun Date: 1925 June 11 observed as a holiday in Hawaii in commemoration of the birthday of Kamehameha I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Kamehameha Day — on June 11 is a public holiday of the state of Hawaii in the United States. It honors Kamehameha the Great, the monarch who first established the unified Kingdom of Hawaiokinai mdash; comprising the Hawaiian Islands of Niokinaihau, Kauaokinai,… …   Wikipedia

  • kamehameha day — kəˌmāəˈmā(ˌ)hä noun Usage: capitalized K&D Etymology: after Kamehameha I died 1819 king of Hawaii : June 11 observed as a holiday in Hawaii in celebration of the anniversary of the birth of Kamehameha I * * * June 11, observed in Hawaii as a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kamehameha Day — Kame′hame′ha Day n. June 11, observed in Hawaii as a holiday marking the birth of Kamehameha I …   From formal English to slang

  • Kamehameha Day — June 11, observed in Hawaii as a holiday in celebration of the birth of Kamehameha I. * * * …   Universalium

  • Kamehameha I — Kamehameha de Hawái. Soberano de la Isla de Hawái 1795 1810 Predecesor Kīwalaʻō …   Wikipedia Español

  • Kamehameha — may refer to: *Kamehameha I, the first king of Hawaii *Kamehameha II *Kamehameha III *Kamehameha IV *Kamehameha V *Kamehameha Statue *Kamehameha Day, a Hawaiian public holiday *House of Kamehameha *Kamehameha Schools, a college preparatory… …   Wikipedia

  • Kamehameha I — This article is about the first King of Hawaii. For other kings of the same name, see King Kamehameha (disambiguation). For other meanings of Kamehameha , see Kamehameha (disambiguation). Kamehameha I King of the Hawaiian Islands (more...) …   Wikipedia

  • Kamehameha Statue — The Kamehameha Statue stands prominently in front of Aliokinaiolani Hale in Honolulu, Hawaiokinai. The statue had its origins in 1878 when Walter Gibson, a member of the Hawaiian government at the time, wanted to commemorate the 100 year… …   Wikipedia

  • Kamehameha III — Rey de Hawái Kamehameha III de Hawái. Reinado 6 de junio de 1825 15 de diciembre de 1854 (29 años) Nombre  …   Wikipedia Español

  • Kamehameha Schools — Infobox School image size = 100px caption = The Kamehameha Schools seal. name = Kamehameha Schools streetaddress = 1887 Makuakāne Street city = Honolulu state = Hawaiʻi zipcode = 96813 country = USA religion = Protestant established = 1887… …   Wikipedia

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