"ʻO wai kou makua kāne hūnōai?"

Translation:Who is your father-in-law?

June 15, 2019

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

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hūnōai

[PE] 1 Father- or mother-in-law, usually after makua and followed by kāne or wahine for specific designation of sex. These terms apply also to uncle and aunt by marriage. [PCP fungawai]

[LA] 1 n A parent-in-law, either father or mother, according to the designating terms kane or wahine. See HONOAI.

June 15, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Jessi784299

so aunt or uncle by marriage would be "ʻanakē hūnōai" or "ʻanakala hūnōai" ?

July 20, 2019
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