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Kahale

HawaiianEdit

EtymologyEdit

ka (the) + hale (house). Often a short form of compound names beginning thus.

Proper nounEdit

Kahale

  1. A male given name.
  2. (less common today) A female given name.
  3. A surname​.

ReferencesEdit

  • Mary Kawena Pukui - Samuel H. Elbert, Hawaiian Dictionary, University of Hawaii Press 1986
  • Hawaii State Archives: Marriage records Kahale occurs in 19th century marriage records as the only name of 16 women and 16 men.