Ku Mai! Ku Mai! Ka Nalu nui mai! kahiki mai!
Alo poi pu, Ku mai ka pohuehue hu Kaiko'o Loa!
Raising waves from Kahiki.
I dwelled on memories of a great person; My hula teacher George Naope, a man who brought me Aloha; who made me one of the people; who gave me my name.