Wehewehe Wikiwiki Hawaiian language dictionaries

Hakipuʻu

/ Haki-puʻu / WahiLocation, Place Names of Hawaiʻi,

Valley, land division, and stream, Waikāne qd., Oʻahu. Kahaʻi, a famous navigator, lived here and traveled to Samoa to bring back seeds and breadfruit; he was so respected that Kamehameha I in 1795 lowered the sail of his canoe in honor of his memory. Literally, hill broken.

  • References:
    • Sterling and Summers 5:38a.

Nā LepiliTags: Oʻahu ʻulu

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

No nā lepiliRegarding tags: Pili piha a pili hapa paha kēia mau lepe i nā hua o luna aʻe nei.Tags may apply to all or only some of the tagged entries.

E huli iā “hakipuʻu” ma Ulukau.

Search for “hakipuʻu” on Ulukau.

Hāpai i wehewehena hou a i ʻole i ʻōlelo hoʻoponoponoSuggest a translation or correction

E hāpai i kahi wehewehena a i ʻole hoʻoponopono no Wehewehe Wikiwiki.Suggest a translation or correction to the Wehewehe Wikiwiki Community Dictionary for consideration.

Mai hoʻouna mai i noi unuhi ʻōlelo.This is not a translation service.