"A sandwich? My mouth is watering!"
Translation:He kanauika? Moni ka hāʻae!
[PE] 1 nvi Saliva, spittle; to slobber, drool. Kahe ka hāʻae,
moni i ka hāʻae, to drool or water at the mouth.
My mouth is watering!
My mouth is drooling!
[PE] 1 vt To swallow, gulp down, absorb.
Moni ka hāʻae, to water at the mouth, drool; Lit. swallow the saliva.
Moni kū, to swallow defiantly, said by Kamehameha in contempt of a foe. Ua moni mai au i kāna mau ʻōlelo apau, I drink in all he says.