Ka Lumi Ho`opaupilikia ~ The Bathroom

Sources:
Pukui, Mary Kawena & Elbert, Samuel H.,
Hawaiian Dictionary, Revised and Enlarged Edition, University Of Hawai`i Press, Honolulu, 1986.
Mâmaka Kaiao, He Puke Hua`Ôlelo Hawai`i Hou, Hale Kuamo`o (The Hawaiian Language Center, UH, Hilo)-Kikowaena `Ôlelo Hawai`i-`Aha Pûnana Leo, Hilo,1996.
Pronunciation Guide

`Ôlelo Hawai`i
Hawaiian:

`Ôlelo Haole
English:

Mîkini (home) ~ Appliances (home)

pe`ahi uila

electric fan

lêkiô

radio

oeoe uahi

smoke alarm

Nâ Pono Pa`a Mau ~ Bathroom fixtures

kapu `au`au

bath tub

lou kau lole

clothes hook

papakau

counter

linoleuma, moena `ili

linoleum

waihona lâ`au lapa`au

medicine cabinet

aniani

mirror

kahi holoi pâ

  • kî wai
  • (ke) `au kî wai
  • wai paipu
  • wai wela paipu
  • ho`opa`a i ke kî wai
  • wehe i ke kî wai

sink

  • faucet
  • faucet handle
  • tap water
  • hot tap water
  • to turn off the water
  • to turn on the water

Kililau

  • `au`au kililau
  • kililau lima
  • pâpale kililau
  • pale kililau
  • ke`ena kililau
  • (ke) po`o kililau

shower

  • to take a shower
  • hand-held shower
  • shower cap
  • shower curtain
  • shower stall
  • shower head

noho kû

stool (without a back)

lua

  • ipu ho`opaupilikia, ipu lua
  • (ke) `au ho`oku`u
  • pepa hâleu, hâleu
  • noho lua
  • Ho`oku`u i ka wai o ka lua, ho`oholo i ka wai

toilet

  • toilet bowl
  • toilet handle
  • toilet paper
  • toilet seat
  • To flush the toilet

 

kaola kâwele

towel rack

ipu mimi, mîana

urinal

kula ho`owela wai, pahu ho`owela wai

water heater

Kêlâ Mea Kêia Mea o ka Lumi Ho`opaupilikia
Miscellaneous Bathroom Items

anapaona , anapaona home

bathroom scale

ihoiho, ihoiho kukui

  • kûkae pele, ahi
  • poho ahi
  • pena ahipele

candle

  • match
  • matchbox
  • pack of matches

`ûhôlo`a

  • `ûhôlo`a kopa
  • `ûhôlo`a kâwele pepa

dispenser

  • soap dispenser
  • paper towel dispenser

kî`aha

drinking glass

aniani pa`a lima

hand mirror

kopa

  • (ke) pâ kopa

soap

  • soap dish

kauna palaki niho

toothbrush holder

kâwele `au`au

  • kâwele pepa

towel (bath)

  • paper towel

hainakâ pepa

tissue

kini `ôpala

trash can

pika pua

  • pua

vase

  • flower

Nâ Mea Lumi ~ Room elements

moena / moena weleweka, kâpeka

carpet, mat, rug / carpeting

kilina / paia / papahele

ceiling / wall / floor

puka komo

  • hemo
  • hâmama

door

  • ajar, unlocked
  • wide-open

puka uila

electrical outlet

kukui

  • aniani kukui uila
  • pâlulu kukui
  • kaukukui, waihona kukui
  • pana kukui
  • ho`opio
  • ho`â
  • uate

lamp, light

  • light bulb
  • lamp shade
  • lamp stand
  • light switch
  • to turn off
  • to turn on
  • watt

ki`i

  • môlina ki`i

picture

  • picture frame

Nâ mea heluhelu:

  • puke
    • lepe puke
    • haka kau puke
  • makakina
  • nûpepa

Reading materials:

  • book
    • bookmark
    • bookshelf
  • magazine
  • newspaper

hakakau

shelf

pukaaniani

  • pukaaniani `ôlepe
  • pale pukaaniani `ôlepelepe
  • pale pukaaniani
  • môlina pukaaniani
  • paepae pukaaniani

window

  • jalousie
  • Venetian blinds
  • window curtain
  • window frame or molding
  • window sill

 

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