Native Hawaiians arrived in the islands centuries ago

Aloha Authentic

HONOLULU (KHON2)

Have this ever happen to you, you are driving down the street and you come across the street sign and you don’t know what the name means or how to pronounce it?

Have you ever thought that if you dig in the name, you may learn a little bit more about Hawai’i.

Well, our weekly “Aloha Authentic” segment highlight various streets around our islands so we can do just that, dig out the meaning and history of the name and we all can learn more about our culture together.

This month, we’re learning about streets found on the island of Maui.

This week, we’re learning about the first Native Hawaiians to Hawai’i.

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