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"He Hawaiʻi kou tūtū wahine?"

Translation:Is your grandmother Hawaiian?

May 9, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KarinLynn1

why can't this be "is your grandmother from Hawai`i?"


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

So in this context, "he Hawai'i" translates to "Hawaiian" even though it literally means "a Hawai'i"?

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