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"ʻUmikūmamākahi ʻanakē nani"

Translation:Eleven beautiful aunties

January 2, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Pomai328

please explain why ʻumikūmākahi is wrong? and uʻi also.


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

Is there an extra 'ma' in there for 11??


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

In very formal speech, -kumamā- is used in place of -kūmā- in the higher numerals according to (Nā Kai ʻEwalu | Beginning Hawaiian Lessons).


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

Why is this example in the Time section?


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

11 lovely aunties, ack!


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

Can't "nani" also be translated "lovely"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Keanu43

Okay whose aunty wrote this

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