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Pin 24732 United States Aiea
Pin 24733 United States Aiea
Pin 24734 United States Aiea
Pin 24735 United States Aiea
Pin 24736 United States Aiea
Pin 38578 United States Aiea
English (English) Hawai‘i (Hawaiian) 日本語 (Japanese)
Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 38579 United States Aiea
Hawai'i Creole (Hawaiian Creole English)
Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 38580 United States Aiea
English (English) Hawai‘i (Hawaiian)
Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 26834 United States Aiea
English (English) Hawai‘i (Hawaiian)
Pearlridge Heritage Center Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 44001 United States Aiea
English (English) Hawai'i Creole (Hawaiian Creole English)
This is an example of pidgin a “Titta bun” being a hairstyle for many local women. It’s printed onto a wooden plaque as a sellable object so it’s more a permanent decoration in someone’s house used to attract more local customers. NIP Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 44002 United States Aiea
English (English) Hawai‘i (Hawaiian)
This is an example of Hawaiian, giving many words that are pretty central to local/Hawaiian culture. It’s a painted plaque so probably a more permanent decoration. It’s probably an appealing item for both locals and tourists. NIP Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 44003 United States Aiea
English (English) Hawai‘i (Hawaiian)
This is an example of Hawaiian. It’s a sign of metal made letters so it’s a permanent placement. It means small anchovy which fits for the small food court at the top of Pearl ridge downtown side. It’s probably just good decoration and metaphor for the area appealing to both locals and tourists. NIP Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 44004 United States Aiea
Hawai‘i (Hawaiian)
This is an example of Hawaiian. It’s a metal sign so it’s a more permanent fixture. Wai means water, makai means towards the ocean, that’s why the sign is blue with a wave picture. It appeals to both tourists and locals for direction and learning. NIP Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 44005 United States Aiea
Hawai'i Creole (Hawaiian Creole English)
This is an example of pidgin. Suupeh being the “kiai”/shout of local fighters. This is a print on a shirt so it’s more of an item to sell This is a more appealing item for locals who have heard a lot of fights in school. NIP Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 44006 United States Aiea
English (English) Hawai'i Creole (Hawaiian Creole English)
This is an example of pidgin. Shaka being a local hand sign for greetings and Braddah kine being a term for being laid back and friendly with others almost like family. It’s a print on a shirt so it’s a sellable item. It’s appealing more towards locals but has tourist appeal because of the kind of message it has. NIP Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 44008 United States Aiea
Hawai'i Creole (Hawaiian Creole English)
KA. this is someone's license plate. they probably thought it was cool Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 44011 United States Aiea
Hawai‘i (Hawaiian)
KA. Kilakila describes the dancer as majestic Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 47091 United States Aiea
English (English) Hawai‘i (Hawaiian) 普通话 (Chinese)
SU: Check Up #3 - What languages are used on the sign?: The languages that are used on the sign is Hawaiian, English, and Chinese. - How are the languages presented?: The Hawaiian language is presented in big blue letters, the English is presented in smaller blue letters, and the Chinese language is presented in red characters. - Who is the audience?: The audience is the general public, but would probably be directed to the locals and some tourists. - What is the domain?: The domain is above a supermarket in a public shopping area. - What is the sign telling people?: The word “palama” means to watch over; to guard; to keep guard as soldiers; to be guarded or watched over in Hawaiian. - Why is Pidgin/Hawaiian being used here?: Hawaiian is being used here to catch the attention of the locals who pass by this sign to attract them into the supermarket. Multilingual Hawaiʻi
Pin 9547 Germany Aichelberg
Deutsch (German)
tunneleinfahrt: wenn der wald stirbt stirbt der mensch
Pin 89710 Deutschland Ahrensburg
Deutsch (German)