‘aumākua (n) Guardian spirit of an ancestor that can take many forms such as animal, bird, fish, rock, or wind. For example: “Uncle Kahana, this thing with Niuhi sharks. It’s an ʻaumākua thing?” Like this:Like Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.