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"Maui is pleasant in the spring."

Translation:ʻOluʻolu ʻo Maui i ke kau kupulau.

December 22, 2018

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

Kupu is to sprout, grow, germinate. It can mean offspring as well. Lau means leaf. Spring, ke kau kupulau is when "leaves sprout"


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

kupulau does not require "kau" before it. " ʻOluʻolu ʻo Maui i ke kupulau" is perfectly acceptable. The only season that requires the kau prefix is summer kau wela.

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