Kōmike Huaʻōlelo Hou

Hawaiian Language Lexicon Committee

ʻO ka paena kēia no Ke Kōmike Huaʻōlelo Hou ("Kōmike Lekikona") e noho nei ma ka malu o ka Hale Kuamoʻo.
This is the home of the Hawaiian Language Lexicon Committee which operates under the auspices of the Hale Kuamoʻo.

Hāpai i Huaʻōlelo Hou

Suggest A Word

Inā ua haku ʻē ʻoe i huaʻōlelo, a i ʻole paha ua lohe ʻē ʻoe i kahi huaʻōlelo hou i paʻa ʻole ma kekahi o nā puke wehewehe, e hoʻopiha i kēia palapala hoʻopihapiha a e hoʻouna mai iā mākou. Aia aku aia mai, hālāwai mākou ma ke Kōmike a ke kūkā ʻia kāu huaʻōlelo, e hōʻike koke ʻia ana ka hopena iā ʻoe. Mahalo no ke kōkua ʻana mai!
If you have already come up with a new Hawaiian word or have perhaps heard a word in use which is not in any of the standard dictionaries, please fill in this submission form and send it to us. From time to time, the Committee meets, and when we discuss your word, we will let you know the result of our discussions as soon as possible. Thank you for helping out!

Noi i Huaʻōlelo Hou

Request A Word

Inā paha ma loko o kāu ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi ʻana i kēlā lā kēia lā, ua hiki mai ka wā e hiki ʻole ai iā ʻoe ke hoʻopuka i kou manaʻo ma ka ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi no ka nele i ka huaʻōlelo Hawaiʻi ʻole, e hoʻopiha ʻoe i kēia palapala hoʻopihapiha. Ke hālāwai ke Kōmike a kūkā ʻia kāu huaʻōlelo e ʻimi ana, e hōʻike koke ʻia ana ka hopena iā ʻoe. Mahalo hoʻi no ke kōkua ʻana mai!
If in the course of your daily use of Hawaiian language you come upon a word you are unable to find in Hawaiian, and you wish to request that we discuss it, please submit this form and when we have a chance to meet regarding your submission, we will let you know the result of our discussions as soon as possible. Thank you for helping out!
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