Website Translation:Switch To Another Language

Translation By
Google Translate

The web pages on this website have Google Translation Java code embedded into the over 150 webpages and through BookReader2 the 521 webpages that make up the 25 eBooks so they can be read online. Click on the "Select Language" Button below to choose a language:

A language menu bar will appear at the top of translated pages. To turn translation off click on "Options" on the right hand side and "Turn Translation Off For This Site." You can always return to this page to turn it back on. On computers, hovering the mouse over a sentence will pop up the original English for that sentence to compare.


The translation languages below have been chosen because they were the languages of the vast majority of people who emmigrated to the Kingdom of Hawaii during the 1800's. Hawaiian is of course included for reference. You can select it to see what the language looked like.

  • Chinese (Simplified)
  • Chinese (Traditional)
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Hawaiian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish