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Hawaiian Word of the Day: September 15th

Kapu, means taboo, prohibition, or even sacredness, or forbidden.

We used to see so many signs that read “kapu” that people joked about Kapu being a Hawaiian who owned all that land. Actually, kapu, means taboo, prohibition, or even sacredness, or forbidden. And yes, on those signs it has come to mean “keep out.”

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