Hawaiian Words of Love

This table includes Hawaiian phrases of love and affection as might be spoken between lovers or persons close to one another. Pronunciations by Native Hawaiian speaker Jessica Kaikaina.

Listen Hawaiian Phrase English Translation
E kipa mai Come to me
E ku'u aloha My love
Eia au, eia 'oe Here I am, here you are
Hele mai 'oe i ko maua male 'ana Come to our wedding
Ho'i hou ke aloha Let us fall in love all over again
Hokeo To secretly love
Ia iho ke aloha To my love
Ka honi mai me ke aloha And with love is a kiss
Ke aloha Beloved
Kipona aloha Deep love
Ko aloha makamae e ipo Sweetheart you are so precious
Ko`u Aloha My love
Ku`u Lei My beloved
Ma'ane'i no ke aloha For love is here and now
Mahalo e ke akua no keia la Thanks be to God for this day
Male 'ana Wedding
Male ana e pili mai aloha kaua We two will cling to love in marriage
Mau loa Forever
Mea aloha Loved one
Me ke aloha With love
Me ke aloha pumehana With the warmth of my love
Nau ko`u aloha My love is yours
Na'u `oe You're mine
No Kau a Kau For eternity
No keia la, no keia po, a mau loa From this day, from this night, forever more
Nou No Ka `I`ini I desire you
'O ku'u aloha no 'oe You are indeed my love
Pa'ipunahele An expression of love for a favorite
Pilialoha To be in a bond of love
Aloha au ia 'oe I love you
'Aha'aina male Wedding feast
Aloha aku no, aloha mai no I give my love to you, you give your love to me
Aloha kāua May there be love between us (said to one person)
Aloha kākou May there be love between us (said to more than one person)
Aloha no au ia 'oe I truly love you
Aloha nui loa All my love
Aloha pumehana Warm love, affection
E hoomau maua kealoha May our love last forever