Hawaiian is a beautiful language and knowing a few key words beyond aloha and mahalo will enrich your vacation experience. With this unique language guide, you'll learn the Hawaiian words for native plants and ocean life, greetings, places, foods and much more.
Hawaiian is one of the official languages of Hawaii and you ll notice that it is interwoven into daily life and conversation. Did you know that Honolulu means "sheltered bay"? Or that Pali Highway is actually "Cliff Highway" because pali means "cliff"?
HAWAIIAN a language map(r) presents the English, the Hawaiian, and the phonetic spelling, so it s easy to learn and share your new words and phrases immediately.
Wherever you roam in the Islands, take this "Language Map(r)" with you. Have fun with Hawaiian and immerse yourself in the cultureit's sure to bring you a deeper appreciation for the beauty and the magic of Hawaii.
Hundreds of words and phrases you ll need most
Divided into key categories such as Greetings, Ocean Creatures, Environment, and much more
Unique snap-open and fold design
Pronunciation is easy with simple phonetics
Ultra-thin (barely 1/8 thick) and light-weight (under two ounces)
Laminated for durability
Folds up like a map to slip easily into your pocket or beach bag
Full color, original artwork"
Hawaiian - A Language Map
Bilingual Books, Incorporated
Education & Reference