Month names on Maui and Hawaii, 1890.

Month Reckoning on Maui.

Ikuwa ….. January

Welehu ….. February

Makalii ….. March

Kaelo ….. April

Kaulua ….. May

Nana ….. June

Welo ….. July

Ikiiki ….. August

Kaaona ….. September

Hinaiaeleele ….. October

Hilinehu ….. November

Hilinama ….. December

Month Reckoning on Hawaii.

Kaelo ….. April

Kaulua ….. May

Nana ….. June

Welo ….. July

Ikiiki ….. August

Kaaona ….. September

Hinaiaelele ….. October

Kamahoemu ….. November

Kamahoehope ….. December

Ikuwa ….. January

Welehu ….. February

Makalii ….. March

That is the correct reckoning of the months; it is not like what was published in your paper of the 1st of this past November.

J. W. Kalani.

Kalaupapa, Molokai.

(Kuokoa, 11/19/1890, p. 1)

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Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke XXIX, Helu 48, Aoao 1. Novemaba 29, 1890.

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