A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

MAHI

Mon, 28 Nov '22
When doubled, a brightly colored fish
Wed, 1 Jun '22
When doubled, seafood burger choice
Sun, 16 Jan '22
When doubled, Hawaiian food fish
Wed, 12 May '21
Hawaiian for "strong," which, when doubled, means "very strong"
Sun, 14 Feb '21
When doubled, another name for dorado
Sun, 17 Jan '21
When repeated, a Hawaiian fish