da kine da kine (dah kine) (v/n/adj) The foundation phrase of Hawaiian Pidgin. You can use it anywhere, anytime, in any way. Takes the place of a noun, verb, or adjective. Context is everything. For example: “Uncle Kahana? Can me and Jay go da kine?” Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.