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dictionary of the Hawaiian language

to which is appended an English-Hawaiian vocabulary and a chronological table of remarkable events.

by Lorrin Andrews

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Published by Printed by H. M. Whitney in Honolulu, H. I .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hawaiian language -- Dictionaries -- English,
  • English language -- Dictionaries -- Hawaiian

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Lorrin Andrews
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 559 p.
    Number of Pages559
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14603695M
    LC Control Number10000364

    A single vowel can be a syllable, but a single consonant is never a syllable. Alexander's eight-page introductory remarks have been omitted. The Island Heritage version of this dictionary is illustrated and freshly introduced. More than 3, new entries have been added to the Hawaiian-English section, bringing the total number of entries to almost 30, and making it the largest and most complete of any Polynesian dictionary.

    This can take some practice if you are a native English speaker, dictionary of the Hawaiian language book how long you draw out a vowel makes no difference in how an English word is understood. The material that follows has been retyped from the original dictionary. Without such information, casual users may miss words that they are looking for. Other additions and changes in this section include: a method of showing stress groups to facilitate pronunciation of Hawaiian words with more than three syllables; indications of parts of speech; current scientific names of plants; use of metric measurements; additional reconstructions; classical origins of loan words; and many added cross-references to enhance understanding of the numerous nuances of Hawaiian words. The native people of the Hawaiian language relayed religion, traditions, history, and views of their world through stories that were handed down from generation to generation. He had searched for ohana in Andrews without knowing the system and had not found it.

    The State of Hawaii has maintained a distinctive culture and heritage as well as a lyrical language which has recently experienced a revival throughout the islands. I am grateful to a group of persons interested in the promotion of this book, whose encouragement has meant much to the editor. William D. Tuttle Company offprint to avail themselves of this piece. Hear it again at a conversational speed, hover over for phonetics, or click on the word for an articulated narration. The English Hawaiian section, a complement and supplement to the Hawaiian English section, contains more than 12, entries and can serve as an index to hidden riches in the Hawaiian language.


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dictionary of the Hawaiian language by Lorrin Andrews Download PDF Ebook

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Hawaiian began to be written for the first time, largely restricted to isolated names and words, and word lists collected by explorers and travelers. Hawaiian words, phrases and the Hawaiian language as a whole are basically simple and easy to pronounce if you sound out the words. The material that follows has been retyped from the original dictionary.

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