BETA

Discover Forvo Academy, our new online teaching platform.

Go to Forvo Academy
All Events

Nov232016

Country: United States

Language: हवाई

Place: Hawaii

Learn Hawaiian pronunciation

Disney's new movie Moana features many words in Hawaiian

Hawaii is in fashion again with the release of new Disney film Moana. In our guide you can learn how to pronounce some basic words and expressions in Hawaiian.

Did you know that 'Aloha wau iā ‘oe' means 'I love you'? Here you can learn how to say words like 'ikaika' (strong) or 'Hau'oli' (be happy).

Moana (meaning 'sea' or 'ocean') tells the story of an adventurous teenager who sails out on a daring mission to save her people. During her journey, she meets the once-mighty demigod Maui, who guides her in her quest.

Hawaiian is a Polynesian language that takes its name from Hawaiʻi, the largest island in the tropical North Pacific archipelago where it developed.

 

Tags: hawaii | Hawaiian

List of Hawaiian words

How to pronounce useful words and expressions in Hawaiian

  • aloha उच्चारण
    aloha [haw]
  • Aloha kakahiaka उच्चारण
    Aloha kakahiaka [haw]
  • aloha 'auinala उच्चारण
    aloha 'auinala [haw]
  • a hui hou उच्चारण
    a hui hou [haw]
  • Aloha wau iā ‘oe उच्चारण
    Aloha wau iā ‘oe [haw]
  • pehea ʻoe उच्चारण
    pehea ʻoe [haw]
  • mahalo उच्चारण
    mahalo [haw]
  • Moana उच्चारण
    Moana [haw]
  • Hawai‘i उच्चारण
    Hawai‘i [haw]
  • pua उच्चारण
    pua [haw]
  • ikaika उच्चारण
    ikaika [haw]
  • Hau'oli उच्चारण
    Hau'oli [haw]
  • ʻAʻole ʻōlelo au i ka ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi उच्चारण
    ʻAʻole ʻōlelo au i ka ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi [haw]
  • moku उच्चारण
    moku [haw]
  • wahine उच्चारण
    wahine [haw]
  • kāne उच्चारण
    kāne [haw]
  • nalu उच्चारण
    nalu [haw]
  • ʻono उच्चारण
    ʻono [haw]
  • Maui उच्चारण
    Maui [haw]