Nani Ka'ala - Traditional

 

He nani Ka'ala, lae, la lae lae
Kuahiwi nani 'oe, lae, la lae lae
 
 
I Nu'uanu au, lae, la lae lae
Ka makani Ko'olau, lae, la lae lae
 
 
I Kailua au, lae, la lae lae
Huki mai ka ulua, lae, la lae lae
 
 
I Kane'ohe au, lae, la lae lae
I ka 'ohe kaulana, lae, la lae lae
 
 
I He'eia au, lae, la lae lae
Eia a'e ke aloha, lae, la lae lae
 
 
I Waiahole au, lae, la lae lae
He kanaka pihole, lae, la lae lae
 
 
I Waikane au, lae, la lae lae
He kane hana nui, lae, la lae lae
 
 
Ha'ina Ka'ala, lae, la lae lae
Kuahiwi nani 'oe, lae, la lae lae

 

Beautiful is Ka'ala
You are a beautiful mountain
 
 
I was at Nu'uanu
The wind of the Ko'olaus
 
 
I was at Kailua
Pulling in a jackfish
 
 
I was at Kane'ohe
Famous for the utility towers
 
 
I was at He'eia
Here is love
 
 
I was at Waiahole
A very flirtatious man
 
 
I was at Waikane
A hard working man
 
 
Tell of Ka'ala
You are a beautiful mountain