"This food is very delicious!"

Translation:Hū ka ʻono o kēia mea ʻai!

July 11, 2019

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(manomano word link) https://manomano.io/definition/9292

[PE] 1 nvi To rise or swell, as yeast or souring poi; to ferment, leaven, overflow, percolate, effervesce, boil over; to surge or rise to the surface, as emotion; to gush forth; rising, swelling, outburst. Cf. huaʻi. Perena hū ʻole, unleavened bread. Hū ka ʻaka, to burst into laughter, guffaw. Hū ka pele, to pour forth lava, erupt. Inā hū aku kou ʻuhane i ka po ʻe pōloli, if your soul has compassion for the hungry people. Hū mai ke aloha no ka ʻāina, love for the homeland swells forth. He hū wale mehe wai lā, unstable as water. hoʻohū To leaven, cause to rise, inflate, swell, overflow; yeast, baking powder.

Hū ka ʻono o kēia mea ʻai! = (literally): This food's savoriness gushes forth! = This food is very delicious!

July 11, 2019

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What is difference between hu ka 'ono and ka 'ono loa?

July 30, 2019

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Why is there an "o" before "kēia?"

July 30, 2019
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