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  • Feb 18, 2012
  • 03:48 PM

Akaka commemorates ‘Month of the Hawaiian Language’

Hawaii 24/7
Since the first official designation in 1994, February has been a celebration of the Hawaiian language in Hawaii. However, this modern renaissance happened only after the Hawaiian language came close to extinction, and the people of Hawaii fought to preserve it.

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