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"This is a birthday banquet."

Translation:He ʻahaʻaina lā hānau kēia.

December 27, 2019

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

ʻaha

[PE] 1 n Meeting, assembly, gathering, convention, court, party.

https://manomano.io/definition/271

ʻaina

[PE] 1 n Meal. Cf. ʻaina ahiahi, ʻaina awakea, ʻaina kakahiaka, and ʻai, to eat. [PNP kainga] hale ʻaina restaurant

https://manomano.io/definition/784

ʻahaʻaina

[PE] 1 nvi Feast, dinner party, banquet; to feast. Lit. meal gathering. Many types of ʻahaʻaina are listed below. hōʻahaʻaina To feast, give a feast

https://manomano.io/definition/277


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

Thanks! Even after a year all your comments have been incredibly useful.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/VirginiaKa432612

this computer does not do hawaiian punctuation so you will be marking everything wrong.


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

depending on what 'this computer' is, there are several ways to get 'okina and kahakō


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

I think most modern computers and mobile support Hawaiian. I use Hawaiian entry regularly on my windows machine and iPad, and I’m sure Mac and android support it. You can also use an online keyboard and copy and paste.

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