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kaikaina Pukui-Elbert, Haw to Eng / kai.kaina /,

n., Younger sibling or cousin of the same sex, as younger brother or male cousin of a male, or younger sister or female cousin of a female; sibling or cousin of the same sex of the junior line, whether older or younger.

  • Examples:
    • Koʻu kaikaina, my younger sibling.
  • References:
    • Cf. kaina, Gram. 2.7.
    • PPN t(e,a)hina.

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kaikaina Andrews, Haw to Eng / KAI-KAI-NA /,

s., The younger of two brothers or sister; used by a brother when speaking of a brother, or a sister of a sister. But, if a brother speak of a sister, or a sister of a brother, it is kaikunane.

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kaikaina Parker, Haw to Eng / kă'i-kă'i-na /,

n., The younger of two brothers or two sisters; used by a brother when speaking of a brother, or a sister of a sister. But if a brother speaks of a sister, or a sister of a brother, it is kaikunane. The word applies to the younger of two or more persons of like sex and parentage.

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Kaikaina Place Names of Hawaiʻi,

Hill (305 feet high), Kahakuloa qd., Maui.

* Pronunciation and meaning are uncertain.

Tags: Maui

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