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Subject: Re: First name OKALANI
Author: ClaudiaS   (Authenticated as ClaudiaS)
Date: August 25, 2010 at 12:44:09 PM
Reply to: Re: First name OKALANI by BellamynSora
A little research on the same site reveals that O means "of" and KA is the definite article "the." As in any language, the use of articles is idiomatic--we don't say "the heaven" in English, but this is usual in Hawaiian. So O KA LANI would apparently mean "of (the) heaven."

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