What does pidgin hawaiian mean?

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  1. Pidgin Hawaiian

    Not to be confused with Hawaiian 'Pidgin', a creole language.Pidgin Hawaiian was a pidgin spoken in Hawaii, which drew most of its vocabulary from the Hawaiian language and could have been influenced by other pidgins of the Pacific region, such as Maritime Polynesian Pidgin. Emerging in the mid-nineteenth century, it was spoken mainly by immigrants to Hawaii, and mostly died out in the early twentieth century, but is still spoken in some Hawaiian communities, especially on the Big Island. Like all pidgins, Pidgin Hawaiian was a fairly rudimentary language, used for immediate communicative purposes by people of diverse language backgrounds, but who were mainly from East and Southeast Asia. As Hawaiian was the main language of the islands in the nineteenth century, most words came from this Polynesian language, though many others contributed to its formation. In the 1890s and afterwards, the increased spread of English favoured the use of an English-based pidgin instead, which, once nativized as the first language of children, developed into a creole which today is misleadingly called Hawaiian 'Pidgin'. This variety has also been influenced by Pidgin Hawaiian; for example in its use of the grammatical marker pau. Henry kokoe pau paina, wau hele on (Pidgin Hawaiian)'After Henry had eaten dinner, I went.' Jesus pau teach all dis kine story. (Hawaiian Creole)'Jesus finished teaching all these kinds of stories.'

How to pronounce pidgin hawaiian?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say pidgin hawaiian in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pidgin hawaiian in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pidgin hawaiian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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