"Mālama kālā au i kēia lā."
Translation:I'll save money today.
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Since the E (E mālama kālā...) was omitted, the way I see this, that leaves two options: Intention or the past (I saved). There is no past marker either, which someone commented in another post exists. That leaves one choice: Intention. I intend to save money today=I'll save money today (since the verb for to intend is absent).
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All the posting so far are about translation as future tense. I concur. But this seems common in Hawaiian ‘olelo. With what we have / I have learnt so far if I was to try to say “I’ll save money” I would go with either
E malama kala au or
E mālama kālā ana wau (I am going to save money).
Dropping the E is likely more common is day to day speech I guess.
He hamanau au, na mana’o e ‘olu’olu. Comments please.