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"Two tables"

Translation:ʻElua pākaukau

January 28, 2020

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

According to the Hawaiian Dictionary there is no meaning of "kaukau" related to food or eating. Shouldn't table be "pa`ai"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/LANI-MOO-1

[Andrews Dictionary(Hwn to Eng)] KAU-KAU v. Kaukau is said to be a corruption of a Chinese word, and signifies to eat, to drink. It is used by foreigners in conversing with natives, and by natives conversing with foreigners. Aloha

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