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"He hoʻokahi haneli kānaka"

Translation:One hundred people

September 7, 2019

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

Two problems with this phrase. First, "he" is not ordinarily used before "haneli," and second, the kahakō in kānaka is not ordinarily used with numbers. Should probably be "Hoʻokahi haneli kanaka," or better yet, "Hoʻokahi haneli poʻe."


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BethKing-M

Why is 100 persons wrong?

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