"Oh! My mouth waters."

Translation:Auē! Moni ka hāʻae.

June 5, 2019

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moni

[PE] 1 vt To swallow, gulp down, absorb.

Moni ka hāʻae, to water at the mouth, drool;

(Lit. swallow the saliva.)

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auē

[PE] 1 vt, interj Oh! Oh dear! Oh boy! Alas! Too bad! Goodness! (Much used to express wonder, fear, scorn, pity, affection; see ex., huʻahuʻa 1, Gram. 12) To groan, moan, grieve, bewail. [PPN aue(e)]

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hāʻae

[Hawaiian Dictionary (Hwn to Eng)] 1. nvi.

Saliva, spittle; to slobber, drool.

Kahe ka hāʻae, moni i ka hāʻae, to drool or water at the mouth.

June 5, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Abelon5

How about mukupī?

July 29, 2019

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

When do you use Hū versus Auē?

July 30, 2019
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