Kamehameha sentence example
- Facing the judiciary building is an heroic statue in bronze of Kamehameha the Great., About 2 m.
- But the best industrial instruction is furnished by the independent schools, among which the Kamehameha schools take the first place.
- They were founded by Mrs Bernice Pauahi Bishop (1831-1884), the last lineal descendant of Kamehameha I., who left her extensive landed estates in the hands of trustees for their support.
- On the death of the chief who ruled Hawaii at that time there succeeded one named Kamehameha (1736-1819), who appears to have been a man of quick perception and great force of character.
- When Vancouver visited the islands in 1792, he left sheep and neat cattle, 3 protected by a ten years' taboo, and laid down the keel of a European ship for Kamehameha.Advertisement
- Ten or twelve years later Kamehameha had 20 vessels (of 25 to 50 tons), which traded among the islands.
- He died in 1819, and was succeeded by his son, Lilohilo, or Kamehameha II., a mild and well-disposed prince, but destitute of his father's energy.
- It was the aim of Kamehameha III.
- Lunalilo, a grandson of Kamehameha I., was king for two years, and in 1874, backed by American influence, Kalakaua was elected his successor, in preference to Queen Emma, a member of the Anglican Church and the candidate of the pro-British party.
- The sovereigns of the monarchy, the president of the republic and the governors of the Territory up to 1910 were as follows: Sovereigns: Kamehameha I., 1795-1819; Kamehameha II., 1819-1824; Kaahumanu (regent), 1824-1832; Kamehameha III., 1832-1854; Kamehameha IV., 1855-1863; Kamehameha V., 1863-1872; Lunalilo, 1873-1874; Kalakaua, 1874-1891; Liliuokalani, 1891-1893.Advertisement
- Goku and Gohan, for example, fire off their famous Kamehameha Wave.
- Located along the Big Island's west coast, Kona was the traditional seat of government for generations of Hawaiian kings, up to the time of King Kamehameha.
- Located on the northern Hamakua Coast, the fertile and sacred Waipio Valley was the boyhood home of King Kamehameha I.