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Definition of da kine

da kine

  • to Hawaiians, used to describe people/places/objects. It is meant to direct attention, request that someone bring you something, as well as the location of an object.
    Fetch me da kine in da kine.

    Last edited on May 05 2014. Submitted by Emma B. from Honolulu, HI, USA on Dec 04 1999.

  • one of three things: 1. That place, 2. That thing, 3. That person.

    For example, if someone had a person's name on the tip of their tongue but just couldn't think of it, one could say something like
    Are you mad at da kine?
    which means "Are you mad at that person?", or "Are you mad at what's-her-face?"
    Does she know that you're going to da kine?
    means "Does she know that you're going to church?"
    Are we going to da kine?

    Last edited on May 13 2011. Submitted by Jacki P. from Honolulu, HI, USA on Jan 09 2003.

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