ka (“the”) + ʻuhane (“soul, spirit”). Also a short form of compound names beginning thus.
- A male given name.
- A female given name.
- A surname.
- Mary Kawena Pukui - Samuel H. Elbert, Hawaiian Dictionary, University of Hawaii Press 1986
- Hawaii State Archives: Marriage records Kauhane ( in the old orthography) occurs in 19th century marriage records as the only name (mononym) of 31 women and 25 men.