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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Hawaiian hapa, from English half.

NounEdit

hapa (plural hapas)

  1. (Hawaii, California) A person of mixed ethnic heritage, especially half Asian/Pacific Islander and half white.

See alsoEdit


HawaiianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English half.

NounEdit

hapa

  1. half of something
  2. someone who has Hawaiian ancestry mixed with another ethnicity

MaoriEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English supper.

NounEdit

hapa

  1. tea (meal)

SwahiliEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hapa

  1. Pa class inflected form of hii.