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Words for Peace

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LoulieK
Wed, 26 Feb 1997 21:11:09 -0500 (EST)

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The Hawaiian word for peace is Maluhia, and a good form of the word is
Ho'omaluhia (Make Peace). Notice that the sign that looks like an apostrophe
is backward (it's called an okino).

Aloha also means peace, in a sense, but in a more general sense.

Aloha,
Louise King Lanzilotti
Curator of Education
The Contemporary Museum
Honolulu, HI


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