Hawaiian Island Nicknames


If you’ve ever wondered what the nicknames for the eight Hawaiian Islands were, you’re not alone. Many locals don’t even know what they are! Here’s a handy list you can refer to when that trivia question comes up at your next party!

  • Oahu – The Gathering Place
  • Hawaii – The Big Island
  • Maui – The Valley Isle
  • Kauai – The Garden Isle
  • Molokai – The Friendly Isle
  • Lanai – The Private Isle (was the Pineapple Isle)
  • Niihau – The Forbidden Isle
  • Kahoolawe – The Target Isle
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