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Title: Owhy-hee, or captian Cook probably was right
Author(s): SCHUHMACHER, W.W.
Journal: Cahiers de l'Institut de Linguistique de Louvain
Volume: 29    Issue: 3-4   Date: 2003   
Pages: 125-127
DOI: 10.2143/CILL.29.3.504030

Abstract :
Captain Cook wrote the names of the Hawaiian Islands differently than the now accepted spelling. What is there etymology and which spelling reflects best the original meaning of the names?

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