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Hau'oli la hanau ia 'oe, (How-oh-lee law hah-now
Hau'oli la hanau ia 'oe,
Hau'oli la hanau ia "name",
Hau'oli la hanau ia 'oe
This roughly translates as happy/glad/joyful of the day or date of your birth
Hau'oli - don't forget to add a little kicker before the 'oh'
Say 'oh-way' not 'oh-ee'. They are two different words and mean different things.
Don't be tempted to add a kicker before the 'ya'
A Hawaiian theme is popular for a birthday party. Luscious island flowers, barbeques, tropical drinks and hula dancers.
The picture to the right is a Tiki Cake. Tiki represents wooden and stone carvings of the Pacific Ocean cultures, and is a popular theme for a party in Hawaii.
Click on the link to learn how to make this tiki cake with the recipe.