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Anonymous asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 9 years ago

What is the correct pronunciation of Israel Kamakawiwo'ole's last name?

I have always said Kah-mah-kah-wee-oh-lee, Im not sure if its right or not.

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  • ducky
    Lv 4
    9 years ago
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    Kah-mah-kah-vee-voh-oh-lay. I love his music by the way!

    http://www.pronouncenames.com/pronounce/kamakawiwo...

  • kubeck
    Lv 4
    4 years ago

    Kamakawiwo Ole Pronunciation

  • 5 years ago

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  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

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    You know I do! I love it. It's probably my favorite song. It's so soothing. Oh, and like you, the first time I heard it was in the movie 50 First Dates. I heard it and was like, "OMG, I have to download that."

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  • Evelyn
    Lv 4
    5 years ago

    I like the original with judy, I like the original wonderful world with satchmo, But the IZ medly of both is pure genius and I love it too. I think it's awsome as well!

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