Kawai

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Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ka (the) + wai (water); also a short form of compound given names beginning thus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈvaj/, [kəˈʋɐj]
  • (rapid speech) IPA(key): [kəˈʋɛj]

Proper noun[edit]

Kawai

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

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

Kawai

  1. Rōmaji transcription of かわい