makua kāne — Pukui-Elbert, Haw to Eng, n., Father, uncle, male cousin of parents' generation. Related: hoʻomakua kāne Caus/sim.; To act as or claim to be a makua kāne; to address or treat as a makua kāne. Tags: family Ua hoʻololi ʻia e ko Wehewehe Wikiwiki. / This entry was modified by Wehewehe Wikiwiki.