ʻApelahama

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Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Vernacular form of the biblical ʻAberahama (Abraham).

Proper noun[edit]

ʻApelahama

  1. A male given name.

References[edit]

  • Mary Kawena Pukui - Samuel H. Elbert, Hawaiian Dictionary, University of Hawaii Press 1971, page 181
  • Hawaii State Archives: Marriage records Apelahama (in the old orthography) occurs in 19th century marriage records as the only name (mononym) of 1 man.