Hawaiian Islands

Enter the names of the eight main islands of the U.S. State of Hawai'i.
All population data from 2010
Quiz by Phanto1999
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Last updated: July 27, 2017
First submittedAugust 23, 2013
Times taken14,189
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Nickname
Population
Name
The Gathering Place
953,207
Oʻahu
The Big Island
185,079
Hawaiʻi
The Valley Isle
144,444
Maui
The Garden Isle
66,921
Kauaʻi
The Friendly Isle
7,345
Molokaʻi
The Pineapple Isle
3,135
Lānaʻi
The Forbidden Isle
170
Niʻihau
The Target Isle
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Kahoʻolawe
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Level 80
Aug 23, 2013
Just so you know, there is no 'okina (glottal stop) in the word "Hawaiian."
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Level 56
Aug 24, 2013
Fixed, thanks for the info.
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Level 78
Mar 10, 2016
According to The US Board of Geographic Names, the name of the state remains Hawaii (unchanged since it was made a state) but since 1999 the name of the "Big Island" is now Hawai'i, preferred by ethnic Hawaiians.
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Level 62
Dec 4, 2015
Hawaii: the Land of 'Okinas.
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Level 78
Feb 10, 2018
I was having trouble with some of the pronunciations when we were there, and a woman told me to pronounce the pause as in "uh-oh". No probs after that.
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Level 73
Mar 9, 2016
Your feature timing is impeccable, QM - I'm staying on Oahu tonight
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Level 59
Mar 9, 2016
Milk Man Hok
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Level 32
Mar 9, 2016
legit always thought honolulu was one
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Level 35
Mar 10, 2016
Honolulu is the capital of the state which is on the island of Oʻahu
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Level 76
Aug 27, 2017
Mahalo nui loa for the latitude allowed in the spelling of some of these!
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Level 31
Dec 13, 2017
Try the map quiz here
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Level 80
Nov 18, 2018
"The Target Isle." Ouch!
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Level 51
Dec 1, 2019
Cause of WWII shenanigans
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Level 80
May 4, 2019
They must go bankrupt buying vowels on the Hawaiian edition of Wheel of Fortune.
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Level 67
Feb 13, 2020
Interesting to learn the names and nicknames! I only got the the top 3. Also fun to see the statistics following the population size.