Definition of mokihana in English:

mokihana

noun

  • A Hawaiian tree, Pelea anisata (family Rutaceae), having highly scented seed pods used in garlands.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in William Hillebrand (1821–1886). From Hawaiian (Kauai) mokihana.

Pronunciation

mokihana

/mɒkiˈhɑːnə/