See also: kāua and kauā

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from kauge. Cognate to Ingrian kauvan (for a long time), Finnish kauvan (for a long time), Finnish kauan (for a long time), Votic kaugaa (for a long time), Votic kōgiń (for a long time).

AdverbEdit

kaua

  1. for a long time

HawaiianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian tau‘a

NounEdit

kaua

  1. a war, battle, army

ReferencesEdit

  • Hawaiian Dictionary, by Pukui and Elbert