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"He is a man."

Translation:He kāne ʻo ia.

October 10, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tnAu8

Kanaka can also mean man.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DouglasJulien

Somewhat, but kanaka is more "human" than just "man", I think.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Margaret942443

Kanaka is more person

Kane is man


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/N0lanBo1

Kāne is man kanaka is human

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