Sentence Examples with the word kava

The use of the kava root, here called yanggona, from which the well-known national beverage is made, is said to have been introduced from Tonga.

Tobacco has been found growing in the interior, and may be indigenous, as is in some districts the Kava pepper (Piper methysticum).

The drunkenness produced by kava is of a melancholy, silent and drowsy character.