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Answer for the clue "___ haole, Hawaiian-Caucasian", 4 letters:
hapa

Word definitions for hapa in dictionaries

Wiktionary Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. (context Hawaii California English) A person of mixed ethnic heritage, especially half Asian/Pacific Islander and half white.

Wikipedia Word definitions in Wikipedia
Hapa is a term for a person of mixed ethnic heritage. The term originates in Hawaii from the Hawaiian Pidgin word for "half", "part", or "mixed". In Hawaii , the word refers to any person of mixed ethnic heritage, regardless of the specific mixture. In...

Usage examples of hapa.

In fact, the only young person I ever saw him relate to was a distant relative, a hapa haole named Russell Tanner.

A short thickset man of vaguely oriental appearance, he was of that mixed Hawaiian and Caucasian ancestry that in his birthplace is called hapa haoli.