[Ads-l] Kama=?utf-8?Q?=CA=BB=C4=81ina_?=discount

Barretts Mail mail.barretts at GMAIL.COM
Tue May 2 08:47:12 EDT 2017

A number of businesses in Hawaiʻi give discounts to state residents called a "Kamaʻāina discount”.

1. 2002
ALT DIS: Alternative Discourses and the Academy (http://bit.ly/2oTlm7m <http://bit.ly/2oTlm7m>)
Christopher L. Schroeder, Helen Fox, Patricia Bizzell
p. 146

Jus try bus out da pidgin fo wen you like one Kamaʻāina discount at one rent-a-car counter da next time you like travel to da outah islands. (4)

This is in pidgin (HCE) and seems to be cited from someone else.

2. no later than 1981
The Filipinos in Hawaii: the first 75 years, 1906-1981 : a commemorative book (http://bit.ly/2p4aX52 <http://bit.ly/2p4aX52>)
Hawaii Filipino News Specialty Publications

The publication cannot be searched, but Google Books (http://bit.ly/2qtvKjm <http://bit.ly/2qtvKjm>) gives a snippet:

In addition to low fares on all flights, Mid Pacific Air offers Kama'aina Discount Ticket books for groups, families and businesses on flights between Honolulu and Maui or Kauai.

Benjamin Barrett
Formerly of Seattle, WA

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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