This same process happened for â€œHappy New Yearâ€. Some people say â€œHauÊ»oli Makahiki Houâ€ (lit., happy year new - in correct Hawaiian word order); and .
Mele Kalikimaka. "Mele Kalikimaka" (pronounced [ËˆmÉ›lÉ› kÉ™ËŒlikiËˆmÉkÉ™]) is a Hawaiian-themed Christmas song written in 1949 by Robert Alex Anderson. The song takes its title from the Hawaiian phrase Mele Kalikimaka, meaning "Merry Christmas".