Definitions for kanakakəˈnæk ə, -ˈnɑ kə, ˈkæn ə kə

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  1. kanaka(Noun)

    A person of Hawaiian descent.

  2. kanaka(Noun)

    A South Pacific Islander, especially a labourer in Australia or Canada.

  3. Origin: 1840. From kanaka, ultimately from taŋata.

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  1. Kanaka(noun)

    a native of the Sandwich Islands

  2. Origin: [Native name, prop., a man.]


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