"I am a beautiful woman."

Translation:He wahine uʻi au.

December 30, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/DanielKulkamp

why not "U'i wahine au" ?

January 25, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/Kaleionaona

In Hawaiian the adjective always follows the noun you are describing.

the beautiful woman = ka wahine u'i

the red house = ka hale 'ula'ula

the pretty garland = ka lei nani

March 9, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/Phoenix525367

is "uʻi" only used to describe people while "nani" is only used to describe inanimate things (like the weather)?

May 7, 2019
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