Definition of naio in English:

naio

(also naieo, naeo)

noun

  • The evergreen tree Myoporum sandwicense (family Myoporaceae), which is native to Hawaii, bears clusters of pink or white flowers, and has hard, yellow, fragrant wood.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in William Ellis (1794–1872). From Hawaiian naio.

Pronunciation

naio

/ˈnʌɪəʊ/