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Hawaiian Word of the Day: Makahiki

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Our Hawaiian Word of the Day is "makahiki."

The word makahiki means year like "ka makahiki 2017" or "the year 2017." It also can be used to refer to a person's age.

The word makahiki also refers to a traditional season that lasts four months from mid-October and mid-February. 

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