Vocabulary list for


  1. archipelago

    a group of islands

  2. cordage

    the ropes in the rigging of a ship

  3. disseminate

    to disperse or spread throughout

  4. genealogical

    relating to the origin and historical development of something

  5. immigration

    the movement of non-native people into a country in order to settle there

  6. integrated

    united or blended

  7. kulaiwi

    native land, homeland

  8. kūlana

    station, rank, title, place

  9. mele koʻi honua

    genealogy chant of the universe

  10. migration

    movement from one place to another

  11. naʻau

    heart or mind

  12. ʻōiwi


  13. originate

    to begin

  14. prominent


  15. resurgence

    rising again

  16. wayfinding

    navigation without modern instruments; a way for travelers to discern location and direction