Kaʻuhane

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Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ka ‎(the) + ʻuhane ‎(soul, spirit). Also a short form of compound names beginning thus.

Proper noun[edit]

Kaʻuhane

  1. A male given name.
  2. A female given name.
  3. A surname​.

References[edit]

  • 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.