haumāna haumāna (how-MAH-nah) (n) Hawaiian word for student. Example “Okay, haumāna, sit down. We begin with the first lua ‘ai I ever learned.” ~Uncle Kahana Leave a Reply Cancel reply Connect with: Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.