ALOHA - PIDGIN Dictionary

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ALOHA

 (a-LO-ha, a-lo-oh-HAW), Hawaiian

1. A greeting meaning hello or goodbye; an expression of welcome and goodwill

Example:

ALOHA, ladies and gentlemen – welcome to Honolulu, Hawaii; local time is 4:30 p.m.

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2. Intangible concept comprising welcome, love, acceptance, compassion, empathy, unity, brother/sisterhood, gratitude

Examples:

a. Haunani is so warm and full of ALOHA, beautiful inside and out.

b. Da kids no like go dat store anymo’; dat lady no mo’ ALOHA, dey said.

c. We share your sadness and send you our warmest, heartfelt ALOHA.

Submitted by Irene from Waipiʻo Gentry, Oʻahu (Submit yo' own)

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ALOHA

1. A formal greeting, can be used to say hello or goodbye

2. An informal greeting, can be used to say hello or goodbye

3. A state of mind

4. Positive vibes

5. Cannot be described, can only be felt


Examples:

a. Aloha!

b. Aloha, have a good one!

c. Feeling nothing but Aloha!

Submitted by Jason from Hilo, Hawaiʻi (Submit yo' own)

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ALOHA

1. The meaning of love in the Hawaiian language

Examples:

a. Da bumbucha babooze stay wid too much ALOHA fo make shaka bra wid da wahine befo she no stay any mo ova dea

b. ALOHA kumpas, since I going stay in da beeg island now wid my ohana, defo I no can see you buggahs an no get fo stay cruzin’ wid you blalas anymo


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2.  No more love to give

Examples:

a. No make li’dat if I stay pau fo geeve any mo ALOHA fo dat wahine wid da beeg opu, befo dey went kum fo take her back to da hale fo smoke some pakalolo

b. She stay mo betta if she went neva give me enough ALOHA fo us make da kine foeva, an’den no hafto worry nomo about da kine

Submitted by Frank from Kailua, Oʻahu (Submit yo' own)

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Send "ALOHA" Text Messages

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