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Lei

  • lei is a necklace made of flowers. It is a Hawaiian word. A common practice is for Polynesians to give visitors a lei as a gift. The plural form is leis.

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    Lei also as a secondary meaning as the plural form of leu, which is a unit of currency in Romania.

    Side note: It should be noted that both definitions of this word are homonyms for lay and lays.

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