aikane -- friend
aina -- land
akua -- god or spirit
alii -- royalty
e komo mai -- welcome
haole -- Caucasian
hapa-haole -- part Caucasian
heiau -- religious site/ temple
hui -- a family association
kau kau -- food
kaikaina -- younger brother
kaikua'ana -- big brother
kauhale -- home
konane -- Hawaiian game of strategy, played on a grid pattern, called Hawaiian checkers, similar to the Oriental game, Go
lomi-salmon -- food with fish, onions, and vegetables
mahalo -- thank you
mahalo nui loa -- thank you very much
makai -- toward the sea

mana -- life force
manapua -- Chinese steamed dumpling filled with meat or sweets
mauka -- to the mountains
moi -- king
ohana -- family
okole -- bottom
ono -- good
pau -- finished
pilikia -- trouble
pono -- good
pupule -- crazy
wahine -- girl
wikiwiki -- quick
HAWAIIAN WORDS FREQUENTLY USED ON THIS WEBSITE
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