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Pukui, Mary Kawena 1895-1986

Overview
Works: 115 works in 430 publications in 4 languages and 7,565 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Reference works  History  Gazetteers  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Genealogy  Terminology  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Poetry  Terms and phrases 
Roles: Author, Compiler, Translator, Composer, Editor, Other, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PL6446, 499.4
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Most widely held works by Mary Kawena Pukui
Hawaiian dictionary : Hawaiian-English, English-Hawaiian by Mary Kawena Pukui( Book )

37 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For many years Hawaiian Dictionary has been the definitive and authoritative work on the Hawaiian language. Now this indispensable reference volume has been enlarged and completely revised. More than 3,000 new entries have been added to the Hawaiian-English section bringing the total number of entries to almost 30,000, and making it the largest and most complete of any Polynesian dictionary. Other additions and changes in this section include: a method of showing stress groups to facilitate pronunciation of Hawaiian words with more than three syllables; indication of parts of speech; current scientific names of plants; use of metric measurements; additional reconstructions; classical origins of loan words; and many added cross-references to enhance understanding of the numerous nuances of Hawaiian words. The English-Hawaiian section, a complement and supplement to the Hawaiian-English section, contains more than 12,500 entries and can serve as an index to hidden riches in the Hawaiian language. This new edition is more than a dictionary. Containing folklore, poetry, and ethnology, it will benefit Hawaiian studies for years to come. - Publisher
Place names of Hawaii by Mary Kawena Pukui( Book )

21 editions published between 1966 and 1984 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hawaiian-English dictionary by Mary Kawena Pukui( Book )

27 editions published between 1957 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The echo of our song : chants & poems of the Hawaiians by Mary Kawena Pukui( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hawaiian grammar by Samuel H Elbert( Book )

17 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pocket Hawaiian dictionary, with a concise Hawaiian grammar by Mary Kawena Pukui( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Polynesian family system in Ka-'U, Hawai'i by E. S. Craighill Handy( Book )

23 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collaboration of the distinguished scholars Dr. Mary Pukui and Dr. E.S. Craighill Handy provides us with this fascinating review of traditional Hawaiian life. Manners and customs relating to birth, death, marriage, sexual practices, religious beliefs, and family relationship are all clearly described. The main sources of information were elderly Hawaiian informants of then remote Kacu district of the is land of Hawaii. The Polynesian Family System in Ka-u, Hawai'i provides professional scholars and laymen a like with an unrivalled picture of traditional Hawaiian society. Based on original wo
English-Hawaiian dictionary by Mary Kawena Pukui( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in 4 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Native planters in old Hawaii : their life, lore, and environment by E. S. Craighill Handy( Book )

14 editions published between 1972 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Olelo No'eau : Hawaiian proverbs & poetical sayings( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and Hawaiian and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New pocket Hawaiian dictionary : with a concise grammar and given names in Hawaiian by Mary Kawena Pukui( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and Hawaiian and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the Hawaiian language : (an English-Hawaiian vocabulary,) ... with a complementary Hawaiian-English vocabulary by Henry P Judd( Book )

24 editions published between 1943 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We learn best to speak by speaking, whether it be our own language or another tongue, so the plan is to furnish the reader with a verbal equipment sufficient to enable him to converse accurately in Hawaiian with those who still use the language as their own. The equipment offered is, in addition to grammatical notes, a careful selection of five thousand of the most used and most useful English words, with their various equivalents as spoken by present-day Hawaiians among themselves. - Preface
Dog and man in the ancient Pacific, with special attention to Hawaii by Margaret Titcomb( Book )

6 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragments of Hawaiian history by John Papa Ii( Book )

14 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hula, historical perspectives by Dorothy B Barrère( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outline of Hawaiian physical therapeutics by E. S. Craighill Handy( Book )

16 editions published between 1934 and 1985 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales and traditions of the people of old = Nā moʻolelo o ka poʻe kahiko by Samuel Manaiakalani Kamakau( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nānā i ke kumu = Look to the source by Mary Kawena Pukui( Book )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume one gives an indepth discussion of major Hawaiian culture concepts, providing insights into both their ancient and modern significances and volume two traces the ancient Hawaiian social customs practices and beliefs from birth to old age
Folktales of Hawaiʻi = He mau kaʻao Hawaiʻi by Mary Kawena Pukui( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Pukui's and Green's work, edited by Martha Beckwith, published in "Hawaiian stories and wise sayings" (1923), "Folk-tales from Hawaii" (1928), and "The legend of Kawelo and other Hawaiian folk tales" (1936). In English and Hawaiian, with explanatory notes
Ka poʻe kahiko = The people of old by Samuel Manaiakalani Kamakau( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Hawaiian dictionary : Hawaiian-English, English-Hawaiian
Alternative Names
Kawena Pukui, Mary

Kawena-Pūkui, Mary 1895-1986

Mary Kawena Pukui Amerikaans schrijfster (1895-1986)

Mary Kawena Pukui anthropologue, lexicographe

Mary Kawena Pukui Hawaiian scholar, dancer, composer, and educator

Mary Kawena Pukui hawaiianische Tänzerin, Komponistin und Erzieherin

Pukui, Mary Abigail Kawenaʻulaokalaniahiʻiakaikapoliopelekawahineʻaihonua Wiggin 1895-1986

Pukui, Mary Kawena

Pukui, Mary Kawena 1895-

Pukui, Mary Kawena 1895-1986

Pukui, Mary Wiggin.

Pukui Mary Wiggin 1895-1986

Pūkui, Mary Wiggins 1895-1986

Wiggin Pukui, Mary

Wiggin Pukui Mary 1895-1986

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Place names of HawaiiThe echo of our song : chants & poems of the HawaiiansHawaiian grammarThe Polynesian family system in Ka-'U, Hawai'i'Olelo No'eau : Hawaiian proverbs & poetical sayingsNew pocket Hawaiian dictionary : with a concise grammar and given names in HawaiianTales and traditions of the people of old = Nā moʻolelo o ka poʻe kahikoFolktales of Hawaiʻi = He mau kaʻao Hawaiʻi