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updated: 7/21/2019


Headword (no ʻokina/kahakō):

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3318
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630
 h
7184
 i
1127
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8992
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3066
 m
4503
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1754
 o
2104
 p
7465
 u
1445
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1402

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p

pa    pe    ph    pi    pk    pl    pm    po    pp    pu       

p  pronounced as , for the single letter, as when spelling a word. see pīʻāpā.

P1  abbreviation for Poʻakahi (Monday).

P2  abbreviation for Poʻalua (Tuesday).

P3  abbreviation for Poʻakolu (Wednesday).

P4  abbreviation for Poʻahā (Thursday).

P5  abbreviation for Poʻalima (Friday).

P6  abbreviation for Poʻaono (Saturday).

pa    pe    ph    pi    pk    pl    pm    po    pp    pu    

pa

paa    paaa    paae    paah    paai    paak    paal    paam    paan    paao    paap    paau    paaw    pacd    pace    padi    pae    paea    paee    paeh    paei    paek    pael    paem    paen    paeo    paep    paew    pah    paha    pahe    pahi    paho    pahu    pai    paia    paib    paie    paih    paii    paik    pail    paim    pain    paio    paip    pair    pais    paiu    paiw    paka    pake    paki    pako    paku    pala    pale    pali    palo    palu    pama    pame    pami    pamo    pamu    pana    pane    pani    pano    panu    pao    paoa    paoi    paok    paol    paom    paon    paoo    paop    paou    papa    pape    papi    papo    papu    para    pare    pari    paro    pase    pate    pau    paua    paud    paue    pauh    paui    pauk    paul    paum    paun    pauo    paup    pauu    pauw    pawa    pawe    pawi    

pa-, pā-  prefix to many bases, with general meaning of "in the nature of, having the quality of" cf. pāheahea, pahemo, pāhemahema, pāhaʻohaʻo, etc.. (Gram. 6.3.2)   PPN *pa-.

pā-  var. spelling of pa-, prefix to many bases...

pā-₁  prefix to numerals: at a time, at once, number of times; to divide by. cf. lele₇. (Gram. 10.3)  

hoʻopā-caus/sim. cf. hoʻopālima

miki pāluato eat poi with two fingers

pāluadoubly, by twos, two at a time, twice; to divide in two shares

Pālua i ka iʻa.Divide the fish in two shares.

pā-₂  cf. pa-, prefix to many bases, with general meaning of "in the nature of, having the quality of"... (Gram. 6.3.2)  

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see below...

  pā₁ - fence, wall, corral, pen, sty, enclosure, courtyard, patio, ....
      pā ʻaʻaho - corral, rail fence
      pā akule - fish pond for trapping akule, fish.
      pā hale - house lot, yard, fence.
      pā hao₁ - iron fence.
      pā hau₁ - enclosure or fence of hau trees.
      pā hipa - sheepfold.
      pā holoholona - an enclosure for animals, as a dog pound.
      pā hoʻopuni - central corral.
      pā hula - hula troupe, hula studio, place reserved for hula dancing. platform HE
      pā hula keʻena aʻo hula - hula studio
      pā ilina - cemetery, graveyard.
      pā kanu - garden, cultivated field. lit., planting enclosure.
      pā kāpili moku - dock.
      pā kaua - fortress, stronghold; palace. lit., war enclosure.
      pā kiaʻi - watchman's stand, as in an enclosure or on a wall.
      pā koa - barracks.
      pā kūʻai - public mart (term found in laws 1845 – 7).
      pā kuʻi a lua - arena where lua fighting was taught. lit., striking in lua style enclosure.
      pā kupapaʻu - same as pā ilina,
      pā laʻalaʻau - hedge
      pā lāʻau₁ - wooden fence, hedge.
      pā lāʻau ʻoiʻoi - thorn hedge
      pā lāʻau ʻoʻoi - thorn hedge
      pā lepo₁ - adobe wall.
      pā loa - long fence or enclosure, long wing fence to guide cattle to corral.
      pā mauʻu - lawn (grass)
      pā pāʻani - playground
      pā pōhaku - stone wall.
      pā puaʻa - pig pen.
      pā puni₁ - circular enclosure, surrounding wall, as about a fishpond.
      pā puni₂ - see hoʻokūkū pā puni, round robin, as in sports...
      pā uea - wire fence; chain link fence NKE12.
      pā uea kukū - barbed-wire fence.
      pā uea maka ʻaha - chicken-wire fence. lit., sennit-mesh wire fence.
      pā uea maka ʻupena - chicken-wire fence. lit., net-mesh wire fence.
      pā uea poepoe - smooth-wire fence. lit., round-wire fence.
      pā uwea - var. spelling of pā uea, wire fence...
      pā uwea kukū - var. spelling of pā uea kukū, barbed-wire fence...
      pā uwea maka ʻaha - var. spelling of pā uea maka ʻaha, chicken-wire fence...
      pā uwea maka ʻupena - var. spelling of pā uea maka ʻupena, chicken-wire fence...
      pā uwea poepoe - var. spelling of pā uea poepoe, smooth-wire fence...
      pā waʻa - canoe enclosure; touching of canoes.
      pā waina - vineyard.
      pā wāwahi pipi - pen or corral for separating cattle.
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          lau hihi pā - ivy. lit., leaf (which) creeps (on) walls.
          mea pā - owner of a house lot.
          pine pā - fence picket.
          puka pā - gate. (Ier. 17.24.) lit., fence opening.
          puka pā hale - gate of a city or house lot. lit., house enclosure hole.
  pā₂ - (preceded by ke). dish, plate, pan; elongated food bowl used for ....
      pā ahi - shovel (RSV), fire pan (KJV) (Preceded by ke.)
      pā ʻaliʻali - disk (cultivator)
      pā a me nā pola like ʻole - china (crockery)
      pā ana - balancing tray for scales (preceded by ke). lit., measuring plate.
      pā aniani - glass dish (preceded by ke).
      pā CD - see CD,
      pā cēdē - CD, compact disk (pronounced pā sēdē). also CD, sēdē).
      pā ehu lepo - dustpan (preceded by ke).
      pā halihali - tray (preceded by ke). lit., plate for carrying.
      pā halihali - tray (preceded by ke).
      pā hao₂ - iron dish, pan (preceded by ke).
      pā hohonu - soup plate, deep dish (preceded by ke).
      pā holoi - wash pan or basin (preceded by ke).
      pā hoʻokani - phonograph record.
      pā hoʻolapalapa - saucepan (preceded by ke). lit., boiling pan.
      pā hōwai - dish containing liquids
      pā ʻiole - food left for rats on a tray ().
      pā ipu₁ - calabash, wooden dish in general, cooking utensil, bowl (preceded by ke).
      pā kapuahi - burner, as on a stove. lit., stove plate.
      pā kini - tin pan, pan, basin (preceded by ke).
      pā kini holoi - washpan
      pā kopa - soap dish (preceded by ke).
      pā kuhikuhi manawa - sundial. lit., flat surface telling time.
      pā lāʻau₂ - wooden dish or tray (preceded by ke).
      pā lehu - ash tray (preceded by ke).
      pā leo - var. spelling of pāleo₂, record, record album, as for a record player.
      pā lepo₂ - clay dish, soiled dish.
      pā liʻiliʻi - small dish; saucer (preceded by ke).
      pā loloa - long platter
      pā malule - floppy disk
      pā meaʻai - plate lunch.
      pā mūʻumehia - accretion disk. [preceeded by ke.]
      pā ʻoma - baking pan (preceded by ke).
      pā pahiolo - saw blade (with ke)
      pā pālahalaha - platter (preceded by ke). lit., flat plate.
      pā palai - frying pan (preceded by ke).
      pā palai - frying pan (preceded by ke).
      pā peleki - brake disk (preceded by ke).
      pā pepa₁ - paper plate or dish (preceded by ke).
      pā pepa₂ - output tray (e.g. for computer printer)
      pā piki - petri dish (preceded by ke).
      pā sēdē - CD
      pā wai - water dish (preceded by ke).
      pā wai₁ - water trough or container. (preceded by ke).
      pā wili - dial (preceded by ke). lit., circular object (for) twisting.
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          ʻau pā palai - frying pan handle (preceded by ke).
          hakahaka pā - disk space, as on computer hard drive or floppy disk. lit., disk vacant space.
          haka kaulaʻi pā - dish rack. lit., rack (for) drying dishes.
          heluhelu pā - see mīkini heluhelu pā, co-processor unit (CPU)...
          holoi pā - to wash dishes
          hū pā ipu - small bulging upper part of a gourd.
          kahi holoi pā - sink (basin).
          kakena pā kūloko - floppy drive (internal)
          kakena pā kūwaho - floppy drive (external)
          kāwele pā - dish towel; to wipe dishes with a towel.
          lumi waiho pā - pantry. lit., room for leaving plates.
          māhele pā - disk partitioning, in a computer hard drive. lit., disk division.
          mīkini heluhelu pā - co-processor unit (CPU), as for a computer. lit., machine (for) reading ....
          mīkini holoi pā - dishwasher. lit., machine (for) washing dishes.
          mīkini pā sēdē - CD player
          pahu pā - meat safe, cupboard. lit., dish box.
          waihona pā - cupboard for dishes
          waihona pā ipu - cupboard.
  pā₃ - mother-of-pearl shell (Pinctada margaritifera); pearl-shell lure; ....
      pā ānuenue - pearl-shell lure named for the rainbow (ānuenue).
      pā hau₂ - white pearl-shell lure or shell.
      pā hī aku - bonito hook; lure EH
      pā ʻiʻo - fishhook baited with flesh; to remove flesh from bones, as of fish.
      pā kau ulua - hook for ulua, fish.
      pā kualau - pearl-shell lure that is dark-colored inside. lit., showery lure.
      pā mae - pearl-shell lure with variegated colors, as of red, white, blue. lit., fading ....
      pā paʻa₁ - a sturdy mother-of-pearl; a strong .
  pā₄ - a broadly used loaʻa-type word, said of drinking, hearing, feeling, and ....
      pā ʻana a ka lā - sunshine
      pā ʻia e ke Kona - hit by the Kona wind
      pā i ka leo - hurt feelings, rebuked
      pā i ka makau - wary (as a fish)
      pā i ka ʻū - grief-stricken
      pā i ka ʻupena - wary (as a fish)
      pā i ke kai nui - struck by a big sea
      pā ʻili - to touch the skin.
      pā ʻili - see lāʻau make pā ʻili, contact poison...
      pā ka lā - The sun shines
      pā kōnane - to shine brightly, of the moon.
      pā lala - to strike obliquely, as wave or wind.
      pā lihi - to touch lightly, graze.
      pā makani - to blow, of the wind; wind-blown.
      pā nihi - var. of pā lihi, touch lightly...
      pā nō lilo! - touch and gone (as of a stolen object)!
      pā uila - electrolysis; to be affected by electrolysis. lit., touched (by) electricity.
      pā uma - standing wrist wrestling: the players face each other, and each grasps the other's ....
      pā umauma - same as paʻiāuma, to slap the chest, as in grief. fig., to show grief, wail in lamentation...
      pā wai₂ - to have water, take a sip or drink.
      pā wale - susceptible, vulnerable.
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          hoʻokūkū pā puni - round-robin, as in sports. lit., tournament touching round.
          kaha pā kaʻawili - to draw a spiralateral.
          kaha pā lihi - tangent, i.e. a line which touches a circle at one point, in math. lit., line ....
          pōhaku hoʻo pā - touchstone.
  pā₅ - a sound; to sound; beat, rhythm, as of a dance; stroke, as of an ....
      pā hiahia - performing art.
      pā ipu₂ - to beat a gourd drum; the drum itself and accompanying chant and sitting dance by ....
      pā kāhea - welcoming call; to call in welcome.
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          kiʻi pā - in a hula, tapping the lap or left hand with the base of the ....
  pā₆ - barren, as a female; to have ceased bearing; parched, as land.
  pā₇ - flat top of a hat.
  pā₈ - lowest and highest note in the musical scale, do.
  pā₉ - temporary, fleeting.
  pā₁₀ - section of net attached to a bag in certain types of fishing.
  pā₁₁ - see huina pā, huina pā x, intercept, in math...; x-intercept...
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          huina pā - intercept, in math. lit., intersection (by) touching. huina x. x-intercept.
  pā₁₂ - short for paʻa, papa, pāpā...
      pā ʻahu - var. of paʻa ʻahu, a carrier of mats...
      pā kawaūea - relative humidity.
      pā kīʻaha - to hold a glass, as to make a toast; to drink intoxicants EH
      pā paʻa₂ - securely closed, fastened.
      pā wiliʻai - same as papa wili ʻai, mixing board, food trough, board for kneading poi, kneading trough...
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           hili pā hā - var. spelling of hili pāhā, four-strand braid; to braid such.
           hili pā kolu - var. spelling of hili pākolu, three-strand braid; to braid such.
           tūtū pā - grandfather, grandpa

pā₁  nvi.
  • fence, wall,
  • corral, pen, sty, enclosure,
  • courtyard,
  • patio,
  • arena,
  • (house) lot, yard,
  • extremity;
  • to build a fence, enclosure.
 
. cf. pānini. [(MP) PPn *paa, enclosure, fence]

pā₂  n. (preceded by ke).
  • dish, plate, pan;
  • elongated food bowl used for meat or fish;
  • flat basin;
  • phonograph record, disk
. cf. halepā. [PPn *paa, plate, platter, bowl]

kopa mīkini holoi dishwasher soap

mīkini holoi dishwasher

  n. disk (preceded by ke).

hoʻomakastartup disk

kamepiulacomputer disk

maʻemaʻeblank disk

malulefloppy disk

paʻalokohard disk

paʻaloko weheremovable hard disk

polokalamuprogram disk

pā₃  n.
  • mother-of-pearl shell (Pinctada margaritifera);
  • pearl-shell lure;
  • fishhook
(cf. pā ʻiʻo, pā kau ulua). Both ke and ka are used with pā₃.
[(OC) PPn *paa, fish-hook (trolling)] [pā kua hūhū: He ʻano pā lawaiʻa e huaʻi ai ke kai i ka huki ʻia ma kona kua.]

ā eoa successful pā lure

haushell with white on inside

maevariegated shell; lit., faded shell

pā₄  nvs., nvi. a broadly used loaʻa-type word, said of drinking, hearing, feeling, and activity of wind, sun, moon; also used as a noun with similar meanings.
    to...
  • touch, contact, reach
  • get
  • gain control of
  • hit
  • experience
  • blow (as wind)
  • shine (as moon or sun)
  • hear
  • drink
 
. cf. pā kāhea, pā wai. (Gram. 4.4)   [PPn *paa, slap, strike against] [1. ka hana a ka makani a me ka lā. 2. loaʻa pono i ka pōhaku a mea like i kīloi a kī ʻia paha iā ʻoe; loaʻa pono i nā huaʻōlelo a hoʻopuka manaʻo ʻē aʻe paha e hoʻouna ʻia ana iā ʻoe.]₁₄

E hele aku ʻoe e hoʻopā i ke kahuna pule.Go and see if you can get the minister to help, put a "touch" to him.

hoʻopāabout the same as pā₄; to touch; to try out, test

hoʻopā ikito touch lightly or cautiously; to eat or drink sparingly

ka ʻana a ka sunshine

Mālama o lilo i ka lima ā .Watch out or [it] will disappear into [someone's] hands and be taken away.

Mālama o .Watch or you'll be hurt. (ON 2122)

ʻO ka kōnane a ka mahina.The bright touch of the moon. (song)

i ka leoto be struck by a voice, i.e., to be told something that hurts the feelings, to be rebuked

i ka makau.Touched by a hook [said of a fish that has been hooked and then, having escaped, is very wary].

i ka ʻupena.Touched by a net [sald of a fish that has escaped a net and is wary].

ka ʻaito taste food

ka ʻāina ʻoe.You'll get control of the land. (FS 133)

kanakato have sexual experience; lit., touch someone

kīʻahato touch a tumbler; to sip intoxicants

lilo.Touch and gone [of a stolen object]. (ON 2597)

pōhaku hoʻopātouchstone

Pualalea Mauna Loa i ka a ka .Mauna Loa is bright with the touch of sun. (chant)

Ua maila kuʻu lima iāʻoe.You touched my hand.

pā₅  nvi.
  • a sound; to sound;
  • beat, rhythm, as of a dance;
  • stroke, as of an instrument;
  • thump of a gourd down on a pad, with one quick slap of the fingers as the gourd is raised;
  • signal to begin a dance or drumming.

maila ka leo hone o ka waiolina.The sweet sound of a violin reached here.

pā₆  vs.
  • barren, as a female;
  • to have ceased bearing;
  • parched, as land.
 
[PPn *paʻa, barren (of a woman)]

hoʻopāto procure barrenness, as by prayer or medication

ʻO Kila wahine.Kila, the last born of the woman.

pā₇  n. flat top of a hat.

pā₈  n. lowest and highest note in the musical scale, do.

  n. do, the first note on the musical scale. see pākōlī.

pā₉  vs. temporary, fleeting.

he nohona waletemporary residence

pā₁₀  n. section of net attached to a bag in certain types of fishing.

pā₁₁  see huina pā, intercept, in math..., huina pā x, x-intercept...

pā₁₂  short for paʻa, papa, pāpā...

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paʻa

see below...

  paʻa₁ - a common and broadly used loaʻa-type word; many meanings depend on ....
      paʻa ʻahu - a carrier of mats (Kep. 129), a heap of mats.
      paʻa ʻāina - landholder; to hold land.
      paʻa ea - airtight. lit., hold air.
      paʻa i ka hana - busy, employed
      paʻa i ka lakaʻia - locked
      paʻa i ka limu - moss-grown
      paʻa i ka mana o - under the spell of
      paʻa i ka noe - misty
      paʻa i ka ʻole - deny persistently
      paʻa i ka ʻūkele - stuck in the mud
      paʻa i ka waihoʻoluʻu - colored
      paʻa i nā mele - poetic
      paʻa ipu kuha - bearer of the chief's spittoon.
      paʻa ka hanu - smother
      paʻa kāhili - bearer of the royal feather standard; to carry a kāhili.
      paʻa ka houpo - The stomach is full
      paʻa ka manaʻo - dedicated, devoted, determined
      paʻa ke kelepona - the telephone is busy
      paʻa kūʻauhau - versed in genealogy
      paʻa lau - those holding a lau, dragnet; to hold the lau.
      paʻa likelike - suit, as in a deck of playing cards. Niʻihau.
      paʻa lima - held in the hand; handle.
      paʻa lima - held in the hand, hand-held.
      paʻa loa - firmly established or imbedded, obstinate
      paʻa luhi - overcome with weariness.
      paʻa lula ʻole - uncouth
      paʻa manaʻo - firm in one's memory; memorized.
      paʻa mau₁ - regular, customary, usual. lit., continually fixed.
      paʻa mau₂ - sustained.
      paʻa mau noʻonoʻo - a keepsake, memento; to keep a thought of something. lit., hold continued thinking.
      paʻa mele - one learned in songs, versed in songs
      paʻa moʻolelo - versed in lore, legends, history, tradition; documented in such; one so versed.
      paʻa mua - ready-made, as clothes.
      paʻa ʻole - rickety, not secure, unbound
      paʻa ʻole ke kahua - insecure
      paʻa pāhemohemo - remember imperfectly
      paʻa pela - committed to memory. Niʻihau.
      paʻa poepoe - globe, circular solid, sphere. lit., round solid.
      paʻa pōhaku - lithified. lit., solidified (into) rock.
      paʻa pono - complete
      paʻa uma - a type of hand wrestling in which each player tried to push his opponent's hand back ....
      paʻa walu - octagon.
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          ʻai kalo paʻa - unpounded taro. Fig., difficult problem that must be chewed, as whole taro.
          ʻaila paʻa - thick grease.
          ʻai paʻa - cooked taro pounded into a hard mass not mixed with water, sometimes ....
          aniani paʻa lima - hand mirror.
          aniani paʻa lima - hand mirror. also aniani lima.
          ʻauwai paʻa - conduit, solid ditch.
          ʻea hanu paʻa - condition of frequent colds. lit., ʻea with hardened breath.
          ʻea wāhi paʻa - osteomalacia, gradual softening of the bones.
          ʻekeʻeke paʻa lima - var. spelling of ʻeke paʻa lima, handbag...
          ʻeke paʻa lima - handbag, hand basket, briefcase.
          ʻeleʻele paʻa - coal-black.
          hālāwai paʻa mau - regular meeting
          hale paʻa - permanent building.
          hanu paʻa - a head cold; stifled breathing; to have such.
          hiamoe paʻa loa - fast asleep; deep sleep.
          hiwa paʻa - coal-black, entirely black, solid-black. (A puaʻa hiwa might have a few white ....
          hoʻonoho paʻa - caus/sim of noho paʻa, to live permanently; to settle down; to be established...
          hua paʻa - constant term, in math. lit., fixed result.
          huki leo paʻa - stroke that impedes speech.
          ʻili paʻa - an ʻili land division complete in one section, as distinguished from an ʻili lele.
          kaʻe paʻa - selvage of cloth. lit., solid edge.
          kāhili paʻa lima - small kāhili carried in the hand.
          kahua paʻa - terra firma, the solid earth. Fig., security.
          kahua paʻa - home screen, in a computer program. see papa kuhikuhi kahua paʻa.
          kālā paʻa - coin, as distinguished from kālā pepa.
          kalo paʻa - cooked unpounded taro.
          kālua paʻa - to bake whole, as a pig.
          kanu paʻa - bury (whole, as a body)
          kaula paʻa lima - leash. lit., rope held hand.
          kelepona paʻa lima - cell phone
          kinona paʻa - solid figure, in math. lit., solid shape.
          kohu paʻa - three-dimensional or 3D, as a picture or movie. lit., like three-dimensional. ....
          kuala paʻa - same as kuala₃, cooked, unpounded taro.
          kukui paʻa lima - flashlight. lit., light hold hand.
          kūlana paʻa - standard, as weight or money.
          kula noho paʻa - boarding school. lit., school staying fixed.
          kulu hau paʻa - icicle. lit., drop [of] hard dew.
          lako paʻa - hardware, as for a computer. lit., solid gear.
          lani paʻa - firmament. lit., solid heaven.
          leho paʻa - a cowry of a solid color, as Cypraea mauritiana.
          leo paʻa - deaf-mute, dumb person. lit., held voice.
          loaʻa paʻa mau - sustained yield, as in crop production. lit., constant harvest.
          manawa paʻa mau - regular or usual time
          mea paʻa - holder
          mea paʻa ipu hao - pot holder
          mea paʻa molaki - mortgagee
          mea paʻa moʻo kūʻauhau - genealogist
          mimi paʻa - inability to urinate. lit., closed urine.
          momona paʻa - tallow, the fat of cattle and sheep, melted down and rehardened; used in making ....
          nākiʻi ā paʻa - tighten
          noho paʻa - to live permanently; to settle down; to be established.
          ʻōlelo paʻa - precept, command, vow, promise, oath, statute.
          ʻōpū paʻa - the ability to go a long time without eating; to fast for a long time; one who can ....
          pahi paʻa uma - drawknife. lit., knife solid [at] chest.
          paiki paʻa lima - var. spelling of paiki paʻalima, handbag.
          pani paʻa - blockage
          pā paʻa₂ - securely closed, fastened.
          pāpale paʻa - hard hat (construction), helmet.
          papani a paʻa - block (obstruct)
          pelena paʻa - hardtack.
          pena paʻa mania - enamel. lit., paint (that) hardens smooth.
          pili paʻa - to stick firmly, associate constantly; to live in harmony; to ....
          pili paʻa loa - inalienable
          pōʻai ʻia ā paʻa i ka hau - icebound
          pōhaku paʻa - firm, solid rock, basalt; general name for hard rocks, such as were used for adzes.
          pokipoki kua paʻa - lit., hard-backed pokipoki.
          pono e pili paʻa loa - inalienable rights
          pono paʻa mau - fixtures.
          poʻo paʻa - hardheaded, stubborn, obstinate, unreasonable, set in one's ways.
          pūʻuo paʻa - closed population, where there is no emigration or immigration, in science.
          ukali paʻa male - bridal attendants
          ʻulu paʻa - cooked but unpounded breadfruit.
          ʻūmiʻi paʻa - clasp (firmly), interlocked
          wahi paʻa - stronghold
          waiwai paʻa - real estate, property that cannot be moved.
  paʻa₂ - pair, couple; couplet.
      paʻa helu - number pair.
      paʻa kāmaʻa - pair of shoes.
      paʻa lio - team of horses.
      paʻa male - married couple.
      paʻa male hou - bridal couple.
      paʻa manehu kūʻēʻē - action-reaction pair, i.e. two forces having equal strength but opposite directions, ....
      paʻa ʻohenānā - binoculars. lit., pair (of) telescopes.
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          huinahā paʻa pilipā - trapezoid. lit., quadrilateral (with one) pair (of) parallel (sides).
          kohe lua paʻa - same as kohe lua, double-barbed, of a fishhook...
  paʻa₃ - suit of clothes.
      paʻa kapa - garments
      paʻa lole - suit (clothing)
      paʻa lole komo - suit (clothing)
      paʻa lole makalike - var. spelling of paʻalole makalike, uniform, as of military.
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          lole i paʻa mua - ready-made clothes
  paʻa₄ - stratum, foundation, especially paʻailalo, earth, and paʻailuna, heavens.
  paʻa₅ - extremity, border.
  paʻa₆ - type of sweet potato, pronunciation not certain.

paʻa₁  nvs. a common and broadly used loaʻa-type word; many meanings depend on qualifying words...
  • firm, solid, tight, solidified, adhering, durable, fast, fixed, stuck, secure, closed,
  • jelled, congealed, frozen, hard, sound (as wood),
  • busy, occupied, engaged,
  • definite, steadfast, permanent;
  • finished, completed, whole, complete,
  • learned, memorized, mastered, retained, kept permanently;
  • stubborn, determined,
  • constipated,
  • solid or fast, as colors;
  • sturdy, as cloth, furniture;
  • strong and vigorous;
  • versed in, learned in;
  • to hold, bear, one who holds, a bearer;
  • keep, detain, withhold;
  • a solid, as in geometry;
  • to wear well, as clothes;
  • to look well or not show age, of a person.
 
. see paʻa kāhili. (Gram. 4.4)   bc

ʻaila paʻathick grease

E loaʻa ai ke anapaʻa o paʻa.Obtaining the cubic content of a solid.

E paʻa ā paʻa ʻolua i ke kaula.Hold fast to the rope.

hana paʻasteady work

Hoʻonoho ihola lākou iāia ma kahi paʻa.They put him in custody. (Nah. 15.34)

hoʻopaʻaTo make fast, firm, hard, tight, solid; to bind, attach, moor, snub, hold fast to, hold back, keep, restrain, confine, detain, withhold, reserve, close, catch; to learn, memorize, master, study, complete, fix; to record, as music; to plug or seal, as a hole; to subscribe, as to a newspaper; to order, reserve, register; to insist on, persist; to insure; to bolt, as a door; to muzzle (Kanl. 25.4) ; drummer and hula chanter (the memorizer); insurance. cf. hoʻopaʻa haʻawina, mea hoʻopaʻa, ʻōlelo hoʻopaʻa

hoʻopaʻa aʻo hanaapprentice

hoʻopaʻa haoto weld

hoʻopaʻa i ka hauto freeze (i.e., ice solidifies)

Hoʻopaʻa i kāna ʻae.Holding back his consent.

Hoʻopaʻa ihola lāua ā ʻelua i berita.The two together sealed a covenant. (Kin. 21.27)

hoʻopaʻa inoato register, enroll

hoʻopaʻa kuleanato copyright, establish ownership

hoʻopaʻa lehoto get calluses from work

hoʻopaʻa manawato make an appointment

hoʻopaʻa moʻoleloto keep the minutes; to record a story

hoʻopaʻa olalife insurance

I hoʻopaʻa mai lākou iho.To bind themselves [as under contract to a chief]. (Nak. 27)

I paʻa ke kino i ka lāʻau.That the body be strengthened by medicine.

kanu paʻato bury whole, as a body

leka i hoʻopaʻa ʻiaregistered letter

Mai paʻa i ka leo, he ʻole ka hea mai.Do not withhold the voice, or refuse to call to us. [said by one wishing permission to enter a hula]. (hula password)

Mai paʻa ʻoe iaʻu.Don't detain me.

mea hoʻopaʻastopper

mea paʻa ipu haoa pot holder

mea paʻa molakimortgagee

lole i paʻa muaready-made clothes

noho paʻapermanent residence

paʻa ā paʻaheld fast

Paʻa i ka hana.Very busy working.

paʻa i ka ʻoleto deny persistently

paʻa i ka ʻūkelestuck in the mud

Paʻa ka hale hou.The new house is finished.

Paʻa ka manaʻo.Determined in thought; to have made up one's mind.

Paʻa ka puka.The door is closed.

Paʻa ka wai ā lilo i hau.Water solidified into ice.

Paʻa ke kelepona.The telephone line is busy.

Paʻa mai me ona lole ʻauʻau.Bring some bathing suits too.

Paʻa maila ʻo uka i kānaka.The shore was packed solid with people. (FS 71)

paʻa meleone versed in songs

Paʻa ʻoia ma ka pono.He is steadfast in righteousness.

Ua hoʻopaʻa au i mau noho no māua i ka ʻaha mele.I reserved some seats for us at the concert.

Ua paʻa iāia ka waha o ka poʻe Sadukaio.He had silenced the mouths of the Sadducees. (Mat. 22.34)

Ua paʻa kaʻu haʻawina.My lesson is learned.

uku hoʻopaʻainsurance premium

uku paʻafixed salary

paʻa  n. geometric solid. cf. hoa like, paukū. see kuʻina paʻa, pena paʻa mania.

hua paʻaconstant term, in math

vs. three-dimensional, in math. cf. papa.

kiʻiʻoniʻoni kohu paʻa3D movie

kinona paʻathree-dimensional figure

kohu paʻathree-dimensional or 3D, as a picture or movie

vs. closed, as a frame in a computer program. cf. kaʻakaʻa.

mōlina paʻaclosed frame

paʻa₂  n. pair, couple; couplet. cf. paʻa kāmaʻa, paʻa lio, paʻa male. bc

paʻa₃  n. suit of clothes. bc

paʻa kapagarments (Lunk. 14.12)

paʻa₄  n. stratum, foundation, especially paʻailalo, earth, and paʻailuna, heavens. bc

paʻa₅  n. extremity, border. bc

paʻa₆  n. type of sweet potato, pronunciation not certain. (For. 5:664–5) bc

pāʻā  var. spelling of paʻaʻā₁, fiber...

pāʻā₁  same as paʻaʻā₁, paʻaʻā₂, fish, tapa...

pāʻā₂  vs. dry and rocky.

He ʻāina pāʻā.A dry, rocky land.

Pāʻā  placename. land section and cones, Kōloa district, Kauaʻi. lit.: dry, rocky.

paʻaʻā₁, pāʻā  n. fiber, as of sugar-cane stalk or of banana sheath (probably a contraction of paʻa, solid, and ʻaʻa, fiber).

paʻaʻā₂, pāʻā  var. of pāpaʻa₃, cluster of tiny red and yellow feathers tied together fanwise, as presented to a chief to be used for featherwork...

pāʻāʻā₁  n. first stage of growth of the fish akule, 6 or 7 cm. long. cf. halalū.

pāʻāʻā₂  n. inferior tapa made from small lengths of bark.

pā ʻaʻaho, pāʻaʻaho  corral, rail fence (EH)

pāʻaʻaho  var. spelling of pā ʻaʻaho, corral, rail fence

paʻa ʻahu, pā ʻahu  S  n. a carrier of mats (Kep. 129), a heap of mats.

paʻa ʻāina  n.v. landholder; to hold land.

paʻaalewa [paʻa·alewa]  vi. flexed-arm hang. lit., hanging fixed.

paʻaaloha [paʻa·aloha]  same as paʻaloha, keepsake, memento, souvenir...

paʻa ea  vs. airtight. lit., hold air.

he hōkelo paʻa eaan airtight container

paʻahana₁ [paʻa·hana]  nvs.
  • industrious, busy, hard-working;
  • workman, laborer, worker, industry.
bc

paʻahana₂ [paʻa·hana]  n. implement, tool, utensil, furnishings. (Nah. 7.1) bc

mea paʻahanatool, workman

Paʻahana [Paʻa-hana]  placename. street, Kaimukī, Honolulu, perhaps named for the lady at Mānana, ʻEwa, made famous in the long song, "Paʻahana" (Elbert and Mahoe 84). lit.: hard working.

paʻahao₁ [paʻa·hao]  nvi. prisoner, convict; to be imprisoned. bc

hale paʻahaoprison, jail

hoʻopaʻahaoto make a prisoner

hoʻopaʻahao pono ʻolefalse imprisonment

paʻahao₂ [paʻa·hao]  n. proceeds (as pigs, sweet potatoes or taro) paid to holders of land on which tenants worked; penalty for failure to pay was imprisonment. cf. lā paʻahao, loʻi paʻahao. bc

paʻahapa [paʻa·hapa] 

ʻailakele paʻahapaunsaturated fat

paʻahau [paʻa·hau]  vs. frozen. cf. hoʻopaʻahau. see kēkelē.

ʻaila ʻaʻalo paʻahauantifreeze

au paʻahauIce Age

Paʻahau ka wai i ke kēkelē ʻole o ke Kelekia.Water freezes at zero degrees Celsius.

pahu paʻahaufreezer

paʻa helu  n. number pair.

paʻa helu kuhikuhinacoordinates; ordered pair, i.e. two numbers used to give the location of a point on a graph, in math

pā ahi  n. shovel (RSV), fire pan (KJV) (Preceded by ke) (Ier. 52.19)

paʻahia [paʻa·hia]  pas/imp. of paʻa₁, firm, solid, tight, solidified, adhering, durable, fast, fixed...

paʻahihi [paʻa·hihi]  S  vs. spread here and there.

paʻahiku [paʻa·hiku]  n. heptagon.

paʻahono [paʻa·hono]  same as pāhono, mend, sew...

pā ʻahu  S   var. of paʻa ʻahu, a carrier of mats...

paʻa i ka hana  busy, employed (EH)

paʻa i ka lakaʻia  locked (EH)

paʻa i ka limu  moss-grown (EH)

paʻa i ka mana o  under the spell of (EH)

paʻa i ka noe  misty (EH)

paʻa i ka ʻole  deny persistently (EH)

paʻa i ka ʻūkele  stuck in the mud (EH)

paʻa i ka waihoʻoluʻu  colored (EH)

pāʻaila  n. the castor-oil plant (Ricinus communis), an introduced shrub with large lobed leaves and dry prickly seed cases. The seeds contain a dangerous poison. The Hawaiians use the leaves, rubbed on the face, to relieve fever. also kaʻapehā, kamākou, kolī, lāʻau ʻaila. (Neal 509–10)

paʻailalo [paʻa-i-lalo]  n. the earth below.

paʻaʻili  n. a solid, usually with number of sides following, as paʻaʻili hā. lit., surface solid.

paʻaʻili [paʻa·ʻili]  see entries beginning with paʻaʻili.

paʻaʻili hā  n. four-sided solid (this term was said to be used formerly for a pyramid).

paʻaʻilihā [paʻa·ʻili·]  n. tetrahedron, a space figure with four faces, in math.

paʻaʻili hā like  n. paʻaʻili [a solid, usually with number of sides following] with equal sides.

paʻaʻili iwakālua [paʻaʻili iwa··lua]  n. a twenty-sided solid.

paʻaʻili iwakālua [paʻa·ʻili iwa··lua]  n. icosahedron, a space figure with twenty faces, in math.

paʻaʻili kaulike hiō [paʻaʻili kau·like hiō]  n. oblique parallelepiped. lit., solid leaning similarly.

paʻaʻili kūpono [paʻaʻili ·pono]  n. cube or rectangular parallelepiped. lit., straight solid.

paʻaʻili lehu lehu [paʻa·ʻili lehu lehu]  n. polyhedron, a space figure with many faces, in math. also paʻaʻili.

paʻaʻili ono  n. six-sided solid, cube; cubic. see ex. , yard.

paʻaʻiliono [paʻa·ʻili·ono]  n. hexahedron, a space figure with six faces, in math; cube, cubic. see paʻaʻiliono analahi, paʻaʻiliono kōkua helu.

ʻīā paʻaʻilionocubic yard

paʻaʻiliono analahi [paʻa·ʻili·ono ana·lahi]  n. cube, in math. also paʻaʻiliono. see paʻaʻiliono.

paʻaʻiliono kōkua helu [paʻaʻili·ono ·kua helu]  n. counting cube, in math. lit., cube (to) help count. cf. moena kōkua helu, ʻaukū kōkua helu. also paʻaʻiliono.

paʻaʻili ono like  n. cube. lit., equal six solid.

paʻaʻili ʻumikūmālua [paʻa·ʻili ʻumi···lua]  n. dodecahedron, a space figure with twelve faces, in math.

paʻaʻiliʻumi kumamālua [paʻaʻiliʻumi kuma··lua]  n. a twelve-sided solid.

paʻaʻiliwalu [paʻa·ʻili·walu]  n. octahedron, a space figure with eight faces, in math.

paʻailuna [paʻa-i-luna]  n. heavens above.

paʻa i nā mele  poetic (EH)

paʻa ipu kuha  n. bearer of the chief's spittoon.

paʻa ka hanu  smother (EH)

paʻa kāhili [paʻa ·hili]  n.v. bearer of the royal feather standard; to carry a kāhili.

paʻa ka houpo  The stomach is full (EH)

paʻakai₁ [paʻa·kai]  n. salt; encrusted discharge in the inner corners of the eyes, as after sleeping. Types of salt are paʻakai lele wai, very fine, dried salt; paʻakai walewale, slimy salt; paʻakai puʻupuʻu, coarse salt; paʻakai lepo, salt mixed with earth; paʻakai ʻulaʻula, salt mixed with ocherous earth. cf. ʻalaea₁. bc [Pn(MQ) *paka-tai, salt]

Lokopaʻakai.Salt Lake City.

paʻakai₂ [paʻa·kai]  n. a variety of taro, usually grown in the uplands, the plant short and stocky; petioles dark-green, edged with red; corm flesh white, used chiefly for poi. bc

paʻakai₃ [paʻa·kai]  same as līpaʻakai, a seaweed. bc

paʻakai ʻepesoma [paʻa·kai ʻepe·soma]  n. Epsom salt.

paʻakai hao [paʻa·kai hao]  n. copperas. [iron (II) sulfate]. Ka Hae Hawaii, May 13, 1857

paʻakaiheleleʻi [paʻa·kai·hele·leʻi]  n. a fish, said to be one of the Hemiramphidae. lit., scattered salt.

paʻakai holoi [paʻa·kai holoi]  n. lye (RSV), nitre (KJV) lit., washing salt. (Ier. 2.22)

paʻakai hoʻohanuhanu [paʻa·kai hoʻo·hanu·hanu]  n. smelling salts.

paʻakaihū [paʻa·kai·]  n. effervescent solution.

paʻakai inu [paʻa·kai inu]  n. epsom salts. lit., drinking salt.

paʻakai mikomiko [paʻa·kai miko·miko]  n. a variety of taro.

paʻakai muʻemuʻe [paʻa·kai muʻe·muʻe]  n. alum. lit., bitter salt.

paʻakai ʻulaʻula  salt treated with ocherous earth used to color and flavor it (EH)

paʻa kāmaʻa [paʻa ·maʻa]  n. pair of shoes.

paʻa ka manaʻo  dedicated, devoted, determined (EH)

paʻa kapa  garments (EH)

paʻakea [paʻa·kea]  n. limestone, coral beds, as found on the leeward sides of the islands. lit., white hardness.

Paʻakea  placename. land section, gulch, and stream, Keʻanae qd., Maui (also called Kapaʻakea). Fishpond near Pearl Harbor, Oʻahu. lit.: coral bed, limestone.

paʻa ke kelepona  the telephone is busy (EH)

paʻakikī [paʻa·kikī]  vs.
  • hard,
  • tough, unyielding;
  • inflexible, arbitrary,
  • compact,
  • difficult,
  • stubborn (Kanl. 9.27) , obstinate.
bc

hoʻopaʻakikīsame as paʻakikī; to cause hardness, obstinacy; to pretend to be hard, stubborn

Mai paʻakikī aku ʻoe i ke anu.Don't be so obstinate about going out in the cold.

paʻakō [paʻa·]  n. dry lowland plain. (Kep. 87)

-paʻakope [-paʻa·kope] 

hoʻopaʻakopecopyright; to copyright

paʻa kūʻauhau  versed in genealogy (EH)

paʻakūkū [paʻa··]  vi. to jell, set firmly, congeal; to clot, as blood; to stiffen, as hard poi; avaricious.

hoʻopaʻakūkūto cause to clot, congeal, etc

koko paʻakūkūblood clot

paʻakūkū [paʻa··]  vs. coagulated, as blood.

pā akule  n. fish pond for trapping akule, fish.

-paʻa kuleana 

hoʻopaʻa kuleananvt. Copyright; to copyright

paʻalā₁ [paʻa·]  n. smooth, water-worn ʻalā rock. (FS 153)

Paʻalā₂ [paʻa·]  n. a Maui wind.

Paʻalaʻa [paʻa·laʻa]  see chant, kaʻalani. same as paʻalā₂;

Paʻalaʻa [Paʻa-laʻa]  placename. land section, Haleʻiwa qd., Oʻahu. lit.: sacred firmness.

Paʻalaʻa Uka  placename. land division, Haleʻiwa qd., Oʻahu. lit.: inland Paʻalaʻa.

Paʻalaea  placename. islet (0.16 acres, 40 feet elevation), Waipiʻo qd., Hawaiʻi.

paʻalalo [paʻa·lalo]  n.
  • attendants of a chief;
  • bridal attendants.
 
[Ka poʻe lawelawe na ke aliʻi.]

paʻa lau  n.v. those holding a lau, dragnet; to hold the lau.

Paʻaleʻa [Paʻa-leʻa]  placename. street, Pālolo, Honolulu. lit.: pleasure-loving.

paʻalia [paʻa·lia]  pas/imp. of paʻa₁, firm, solid, tight, solidified, adhering, durable, fast, fixed...

Eia ʻo Hawaiʻi ua ao, paʻalia i ka pono i ka lima.Here is Hawaiʻi, enlightened, held by justice in the hand. (name song for Liliʻuokalani)

pā ʻaliʻali  n. disk (cultivator) (HE)

paʻaliʻi [paʻa·liʻi]  same as koali ʻai, a morning-glory, when used as a medicine.

paʻa likelike [paʻa like·like]  n. suit, as in a deck of playing cards. Niʻihau.

paʻalima [paʻa·lima]  n. pentagon.

paʻa lima  nvs. held in the hand; handle.

ʻAuhea kuʻu ʻekeʻeke paʻa lima?Where is my handbag?

paʻa lima  vs. held in the hand, hand-held.

aniani paʻa limahand mirror

pānānā paʻa limapocket compass

paʻa lio  n. team of horses.

paʻa loa  firmly established or imbedded, obstinate (EH)

paʻaloha [paʻa·loha]  n. keepsake, memento, souvenir. also paʻaaloha.

paʻaloko [paʻa·loko]  vs. built-in. see kakena paʻaloko, paʻaloko. cf. kūloko.

He mōkema paʻaloko kēia kamepiula.This computer has a built-in modem.

waihona ʻike paʻalokobuilt-in memory, in a computer

paʻa lole  n. suit (clothing) (KAN)

paʻalole, paʻa lole [paʻa·lole]  n. suit of clothes. also paʻalole komo.

paʻalole hele lewa [paʻa·lole hele lewa]  n. space suit. lit., suit (for) walking (in) space.

paʻa lole komo  suit (clothing) (EH)

paʻa lole makalike  n. var. spelling of paʻalole makalike, uniform, as of military.

paʻalole makalike, paʻa lole makalike [paʻa·lole maka·like]  n. uniform, as of military.

paʻalua₁ [paʻa·lua]  n. a variety of banana.

paʻalua₂ [paʻa·lua]  n. deuce.

pāʻālua [·ʻā·lua]  n. code. see hoʻopāʻālua, poʻo pāʻālua.

hoʻokala pāʻāluato unencrypt, as a code or computer data

pāʻālua HTMLHTML source code, in computer programming. Lit., HTML code. ([+])

pāʻālua kaʻina hanakey code, as for the order to press keys on a calculator to find an answer

pāʻālua HTML  n. HTML source code, in computer programming. lit. HTML code. [+]

paʻa luhi  S  vs. overcome with weariness.

paʻalula [paʻa·lula]  nvs.
  • formal,
  • according to rule,
  • decorous;
  • to observe rules, as of etiquette; one who observes such rules.

paʻalula ʻoleone with poor manners, uncouth

paʻa lula ʻole  uncouth (EH)

paʻamāhuaola [paʻa··hua·ola]  n. nutrient salts, i.e. the deposits that remain after a liquid has been removed.

paʻa male  n. married couple.

paʻa male hou  n. bridal couple.

paʻa manaʻo  vs. firm in one's memory; memorized.

hoʻopaʻa manaʻoto keep a memorandum, make a record of thoughts, memorize

paʻa manehu kūʻēʻē [paʻa manehu ·ʻē·ʻē]  n. action-reaction pair, i.e. two forces having equal strength but opposite directions, in science. lit., opposing force pair.

paʻa mau₁  vs. regular, customary, usual. lit., continually fixed.

hālāwai paʻa maucustomary or regular meeting

manawa paʻa mauusual or regular time

paʻa mau₂  vs. sustained.

loaʻa paʻa mausustained yield, as in crop production

paʻamau₃ [paʻa·mau]  n. default, as in a computer program.

Ua hoʻopaʻa ʻia ke kinona hua paʻamau ma ka Times.The default font is set at Times.

paʻa mau noʻonoʻo [paʻa mau noʻo·noʻo]  nvs. a keepsake, memento; to keep a thought of something. lit., hold continued thinking.

paʻa mele  one learned in songs, versed in songs (EH)

pā a me nā pola like ʻole  china (crockery) (EH)

paʻa moʻolelo [paʻa moʻo·lelo]  nvs. versed in lore, legends, history, tradition; documented in such; one so versed.

paʻa mua  vs. ready-made, as clothes.

paʻamua₁ [paʻa·mua]  nvs. gaseous condition of the bowels, to have such.

paʻamua₂ [paʻa·mua]  n. dam, windbreak.

paʻamua₃ [paʻa·mua]  nvs. steadfast in prayer for the welfare of the family, one so steadfast. (rare.

paʻanā [paʻa·]  same as paʻapaʻanā₁, paʻapaʻanā₂.

ana  n. balancing tray for scales (preceded by ke). lit., measuring plate.

pā ʻana a ka lā  sunshine (EH)

paʻanaʻau [paʻa·naʻau]  vs. memorized, remembered. lit., fixed intestines.

hoʻopaʻanaʻauto memorize

paʻanehe [paʻa·nehe]  same as palanehe, noiseless, quiet, dainty, deft... (rare.

paʻanehe mālalaioa  skilled (EH)

pāʻani  nvt. play, sport, game, amusement, joke; joking, playing, amusing, playful; to play, sport. bc [Pn(CE) *paakani, to compete]

he mea hoʻopāʻania game

hoʻopāʻanito make sport, cause to play, joke, playful

mea pāʻanitoy, plaything

pāʻani hewafoul

pāʻani kinipōpōto play ball; ballplayer

pāʻani lapafrolic. cf. hoʻokani, to play music

pāʻani pepato play cards

Pāʻani  placename. street near lower University Avenue, Honolulu. lit.: play, sport.

paaniani  n. var. spelling of pāaniani₁, spanner, an instrument for making rope of hair or yarn; spun yarn.

pā aniani [ ani·ani]  n. glass dish (preceded by ke).

pāaniani₁, paaniani [·ani·ani]  n. spanner, an instrument for making rope of hair or yarn; spun yarn. same as pāniani₁;

pāaniani [·ani·ani]  n. yarn. see kā pāaniani.

pāaniani₂ [·ani·ani]  vs. clear. same as pāniani₂; (rare.

pāʻani hewa  foul (in sports) (EH)

pāʻani iwi [·ʻani iwi]  vt. to play dominoes. lit., play bones. see iwi pāʻani.

pāʻani kinipōpō  to play ball, to play baseball, ballplayer (EH)

pāʻani koho  guessing game (EH)

pāʻani kohokoho [pāʻani koho·koho]  n.v. guessing game, puzzle; to play such games.

pāʻani lāʻau  n. any stick game.

pāʻani lapa  frolic (EH)

pāʻani mū  n. checkers (KAN)

pāʻani pepa  to play cards (EH)

pāʻani wale  to trifle (EH)

pā ānuenue [ ā·nue·nue]  n. pearl-shell lure named for the rainbow (ānuenue).

Pāʻao₁  n. name of a star, said to be one of a large group resembling a double canoe. Pāʻao was a famous priest said to have conveyed a colony from Central Polynesia to Hawaiʻi.

Pāʻao₂  a priest from Tahiti who landed at Puna, Hawaii. He built the heiau Moʻokini at Hawaiʻi, and is said to have introduced human sacrifice, walled heiaus, red-feather girdles as a sign of rank, taboo songs, the prostrating taboo, and the feather god Kāʻili. He made a return trip to Kahiki. (HM 370)

pāʻaoʻao₁  {pā-₂ + ʻaoʻao₁} vs. sideways, one-sided.

kau pāʻaoʻaoto place on the side

pāʻaoʻao₂  n. latent childhood disease, with physical weakening; a general term for ailments. (rare.

kahuna hāhā pāʻaoʻaopractitioner who felt (hāhā) infants to see if they had pāʻaoʻao disorders

paʻa ʻohenānā [paʻa ʻohe··]  n. binoculars. lit., pair (of) telescopes.

-paʻaola 

hoʻopaʻaolalife insurance; to get life insurance

paʻa ʻole  rickety, not secure, unbound (EH)

paʻa ʻole ke kahua  insecure (EH)

paʻaʻololaha [paʻa·ʻolo·laha]  n. ovoid.

paʻaoloulu [paʻa·oloulu]  n. young loulu palm leaves, as used in making hats.

paʻaʻomo [paʻa·ʻomo]  n. molded figure, the object that is created through casting or using a mold. see hakaʻomo, kumuʻomo.[+]

paʻaono [paʻa·ono]  n. hexagon.

paʻapaʻa₁ [paʻa·paʻa]  n. dispute, argument, quarrel.

hoʻopaʻapaʻato argue, dispute; argument, quarrel

paʻapaʻa₂ [paʻa·paʻa]  same as pāpaʻa₁, burned... PCP *pakapaka.

Ua paʻapaʻa lākou alelo i ka make wai.Their tongues burned with thirst. (Isa. 41.17)

paʻapaʻa₃ [paʻa·paʻa]  n. a fish (Dascyllus albisella).

paʻapaʻa₄ [paʻa·paʻa]  n. a kind of sugar cane. also hoʻopaʻapaʻa.

paʻapaʻaʻina₁ [paʻa·paʻaʻina]  nvs. brittle, crisp, crackling; to snap, crackle. [Ke kani ʻana e like me ka paukū lāʻau e haki ʻia ana.]

hoʻopaʻapaʻaʻinato make a crackling sound, etc

ka paʻapaʻaʻina o kākalaioathe crackling of thorns (Kekah. 7.6)

paʻapaʻaʻina  vs. crisp or brittle, as dry hala leaves.

paʻapaʻaʻina₂ [paʻa·paʻaʻina]  n. a variety of taro.

paʻapaʻaʻina₃ [paʻa·paʻaʻina]  n. a variety of sweet potato.

paʻapaʻakai [paʻa·paʻa·kai]  vs. salt-encrusted.

paʻapaʻana  vi. var. spelling of paʻapaʻanā₂, to hurry, hasten.

paʻapaʻanā₁ [paʻa·paʻa·]  vt. to ease, as pain; to soothe; to entertain, amuse.

hoʻopaʻapaʻanāto cause pain to be soothed; to entertain

paʻapaʻanā mai i ua wahi ʻeha nei onaeasing his little pain

paʻapaʻanā₂, paʻapaʻana [paʻa·paʻa·]  vi. to hurry, hasten. (rare.

paʻapaʻani [paʻa·paʻani]  vt. playful, to play frequently. cf. pāʻani.

paʻa pāhemohemo  remember imperfectly (EH)

paʻapaʻina [paʻa·paʻina]  redup. of paʻina₁, to crackle, snap, click, tick, pop, resound...

leo hurō e paʻapaʻina i ka lewa.The sounds of hurrah burst forth in the air.

pāʻā pāma [·ʻā pāma]  n. raffia, the fiber of the raffia palm of Madagascar. lit., palm fiber.

paʻapani [paʻa·pani]  rare var. of papani, shut off, block...

paʻa pela  vs. committed to memory. Niʻihau. see hoʻopaʻa pela, pela.[+]

paukū paʻa pelamemory verse, as from the Bible

Ua paʻa pela huaʻālelo o ka hīmeni i keiki.The children know the words to the song by heart.

paʻa poepoe [paʻa poe·poe]  n. globe, circular solid, sphere. lit., round solid.

paʻapoepoe [paʻa·poe·poe]  n. sphere, in math.

paʻa pōhaku [paʻa ·haku]  vs. lithified. lit., solidified (into) rock.

He pōhaku ke kumuone i paʻa pōhaku maila i ke au o makahiki he nui loa.Sandstone is a rock which has gone through lithification over a period of many years.

paʻa pono  complete (EH)

paʻapū₁ [paʻa·]  vs.
  • covered with, solid with, teeming with,
  • crowded, congested, as people, fog, or clouds;
  • dense, impervious, nonporous;
  • stifling, stuffy, as a room;
  • thick or coarse, of banana fruit peeling (HP 173).
 
(Ioba 7.5) bc

hoʻopaʻapūto make crowded, covered with, stifling, etc

paʻapū i ka ulu lāʻauforested, wooded

Paʻapū ka umauma.The chest is stifled [as from a severe attack of asthma].

paʻapū o lokotense, repressed

Ua hoʻopaʻapū lākou i waena ou me ka haunaele.They filled those around you with violence. (Ezek. 28.16)

paʻapū₂ [paʻa·]  n. density, as of a computer disk.

ʻailakele paʻapūsaturated fat

lākiō paʻapū waispecific gravity, relative gravity

paʻapū pūʻuo kanakapopulation density, for humans only

paʻapū emilow density

paʻapū ʻoihigh density

paʻapūhia [paʻa··hia]  vs. concentrated. cf. kaiaka. see wai kai, hoʻopaʻapūhia.

wai paʻakai paʻapūhiabrine, a concentrated solution of salt or ocean water. also: wai paʻakai

paʻapū i ka uahi  smoky (EH)

paʻapū i ka ulu lāʻau  forested, wooded (EH)

paʻapuna [paʻa·puna]  n. calcareous.

pōhaku paʻapunacalcareous rock, calcium carbonate

paʻapū o loko  repressed, tense (EH)

paʻau  rare var. of paʻaʻā, fiber...

paʻaua [paʻa·ua]  nvi. hard physical labor or drudgery; a drudge (perhaps contraction of paʻa, hold, and uaua, tough); to work hard. bc

hoʻopaʻauato enslave, overwork, treat as a drudge

Pāʻauʻau [-ʻauʻau]  placename. land areas, Honuʻapo, Mauna Loa, and Pāhala qds., Hawaiʻi. Formerly a pond and home, Pearl City peninsula, Oʻahu, famous in song. lit.: bath enclosure.

paʻauhau [paʻau·hau]  n. a variety of sweet potato.

Pāʻauhau [-ʻauhau]  placename. village, gulch, and land sections, Hāmākua, Mauna Kea, and Waikiʻi qds., Hawaiʻi, and site of an indecisive battle between Kamehameha and Keōua (RC 151). Site of a Maui battle (near Kalaeokaʻīlio) in which Kamehameha distinguished himself and saved the life of Kekūhaupiʻo (RC 84). lit.: tribute enclosure.

Paʻauilo  placename. village and elementary and high school, Hāmākua qd., Hawaiʻi.

paʻa uma  n.v. a type of hand wrestling in which each player tried to push his opponent's hand back to his chest (uma); to wrestle thus.

pahi paʻa umadraw knife

paʻawaha [paʻa·waha]  n.v. gag; to gag the mouth. lit., make the mouth solid. (Hal. 39.1)

-paʻa waiwai 

hoʻopaʻa waiwaito insure property; property insurance

paʻa walu  n. octagon.

paʻawela₁ [paʻa·wela]  nvt. a burned area; a scar from burning; to burn.

Ma kahi maikaʻi e paʻawela ana .Instead of beauty, burning. (Isa. 3.24)

paʻawela₂ [paʻa·wela]  n. probably a wrasse fish.

Paʻawili [Paʻa-wili]  placename. land section, south Lānaʻi. lit.: held twisting.

CD  see CD.

pā cēdē  CD, compact disk (pronounced pā sēdē). also CD, sēdē).

ʻO Keauhou ka inoa o ka hui hīmeni i hoʻopuke aʻe nei i lākou cēdē mua loa!Keauhou is the name of the group that just realeased their first CD! (Kaua 10-8-16)

padi  var. spelling of pāki₂, paddy...

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pae

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  pae₁ - cluster, group; row, margin or bank, as of a taro patch; ....
      pae ʻāina - group of islands, archipelago.
      pae ʻāina - group of islands, archipelago. also pae moku.
      pae awāwa - series of valleys.
      pae kō - cultivation of sugar cane growing along a border.
      pae kuahiwi - mountain range.
      pae kuahiwi mokuhonua - continental divide. lit., mountain range division.
      Pae Kuahiwi Mokuhonua - the Great Divide. lit., continental divide.
      pae lua pele - chain of craters.
      pae mauna kai - chain of seamounts.
      pae moku - group of islands, archipelago. lit., cluster of islands.
      pae moku - group of islands, archipelago. also pae ʻāina. see also pae moku hoaka, island arc.
      Pae Moku Balearika - Balearic Islands.
      Pae Moku Galapagosa - Galapagos Islands.
      pae moku hoaka - island arc. lit., arch archipelago.
      Pae Moku Keimana - Cayman Islands.
      Pae Moku Lāina - Line Islands.
      Pae Moku Mariana - Mariana Islands.
      Pae Moku Mariana ʻĀkau - Northern Mariana Islands.
      Pae Moku ʻo Lalokona - Cook Islands. lit. Rarotonga archipelago.
      Pae Moku Parasela - Paracel Islands.
      pae mokupuni - archipelago.
      Pae Moku Taiete - Society Islands.
      Pae Moku Tuamotu - Tuamotu Islands.
      Pae Moku Tūhaʻapae - Austral Islands.
      Pae Moku Wilikine - Virgin Islands.
      pae niho - row of teeth.
      pae pali kū - palisade. lit., row of vertical cliffs.
      pae pōhaku - a row of stones
      pae puʻu - row or cluster of hills.
      pae pūʻulu meaʻai - food group, i.e. one of the six food groups, in nutrition
  pae₂ - to land, disembark, come ashore; to mount or catch a wave, as of a surf ....
      pae hewa - to stray.
      pae i ka nalu - to ride a wave into shore (surfing)
      pae kānāwai - legal alien; to arrive as a legal alien. lit., come ashore legally.
      pae malū - illegal alien; to arrive as an illegal alien. lit., come ashore illegally.
      pae palaka uila - surge protector
      pae poʻo - see paipo, a short surf board, a body board...
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          limu pae - landed seaweed, said of a newcomer or in a bad sense of a drifter, vagabond, or ....
          manu pae - migratory birds
          palaoa pae - whale tooth
          poʻe pae mai - immigration
          pōpoki pae hewa - stray cat
  pae₃ - type of sweet potato, pronunciation uncertain.
  pae₄ - stage, level of development; level of difficulty, as intermediate or advanced; rank, ....
      pae ʻakahi akahi - novice level.
      pae holomua - advanced level.
      pae hoʻomaka - beginning or introductory level.
      pae oʻo - varsity, as a league of sports at school. lit., mature level.
      pae ʻōpio - junior varsity, as a league of sports at school. lit., young level.
      pae waena - intermediate level.
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          hana komo pae - rite of passage, initiation.
          hoʻokaʻina pae - to rank, as from small to large. lit., put ranks in sequence.
          hoʻokomo pae - to initiate.
          komo pae - passage, initiation, as into a group. lit., enter (a) group.
          papa pae māhū - hermaphrodite (legendary)
  pae₅ - platform, as DOS, UNIX, Macintosh, etc., for a computer program. pae ....

pae₁  nvs.
  • cluster, group;
  • row,
  • margin or bank, as of a taro patch;
  • level, as of a platform.
 
. cf. pae ʻāina, pae kō, pae moku. bc [Pn(CE) *pae, row, barrier, side] [ʻAoʻao. Pae mauna: he mau mauna a puʻu kohu mauna e waiho ana ma kekahi wahi.]₁₄

hoʻopaeto build up an embankment, row, cluster

I ka hele ʻana o ka imu ā ʻenaʻena, ua ʻōhelo nohoʻi ka lāʻau ulu imu a nonoho a pae like.When the oven is red-hot, the oven-poking stick is pushed around so that [the stones] are in even levels.

pae  n. chain, range, series of geographical features.

pae₂  vi.
  • to land, disembark, come ashore;
  • to mount or catch a wave, as of a surf rider;
  • washed or drifted ashore.
 
bc [PPn *paʻe, be cast ashore, drift] [Ka hiki aku o ka waʻa i kahakai. Hiki o ka waʻa a mea holo kai like i uka o ka ʻāina.],,₁₄

ʻAʻole e pae waʻa o ke aliʻi iāʻoe.The chief's canoes cannot land because of you. (Nak. 56)

E ʻai kākou Mahalo, ua pae kēia waʻa.Let's eat. Thanks, this canoe has landed. [i.e., I have eaten]

hoʻopaeto cause to land, reach shore

hoʻopae malūto smuggle, bring in secretly

manu paea bird that lands from afar, as a migratory bird

niho paea loose tooth

pae i ka naluto ride a wave into the shore

palaoa paewhale washed ashore

poʻe pae maiimmigrants

waiwai hoʻopae malū ʻiasmuggled goods

pae₃  n. type of sweet potato, pronunciation uncertain. (For. 5:664–5) bc

pae₄  n. stage, level of development; level of difficulty, as intermediate or advanced; rank, as in an orderly arrangement. Niʻihau cf. kūlana. see hoʻokaʻina pae. [He ʻanuʻu o ke ola a hana paha; he ʻanuʻu o nā makahiki o ke ola.]₁₄

pae₅  n. platform, as DOS, UNIX, Macintosh, etc., for a computer program. pae ʻōnaehana. operating system.

paʻē  vs. to strike the ear, as a distant sound. bc [PPn *pakee, sharp sound, crack] [Ka lohe ʻana i ke kani o kekahi mea. Ka pā ʻana o ka pepeiao i kekahi kani mai kahi mamao mai. Hōʻea mai kekahi kani i ka pepeiao.],,₁₄

Paʻē mai ana ka leo o ke kai.The sound of the sea strikes the ears.

pāʻē  nvt. to peel, as bark; a bunch of cleaned bark, as of olonā. (rare.[Pn(CE) *paa-keke, to remove skin, bark by scraping, peeling: *paa-ke(e)ke(e)]

paea  n. flint. Eng. (fire).

pōhaku paeaflint (Isa. 50.7) ; agate, carbuncle (Isa. 54.12)

paʻea  n. a variety of taro.

paeaea₁ [paea·ea]  nvi. to fish with a light pole offshore; polefishing.

Hele kākou i ka paeaea.Let's go pole-fishing.

kanaka paeaeafisherman

paeaea₂ [paea·ea]  nvi. a chant of supplication; to chant thus, perhaps so called as a means of "fishing" for something. (PH 149)

pāeaea₁ [·ea·ea]  vs. smooth, calm, as the sea.

pāeaea₂ [·ea·ea]  n. a variety of fish mentioned as having sharp protuberances. (Malo 46)

pāeaea₃ [·ea·ea]  vt. to signal with the arms. (rare.

pāʻeaʻea  severe (EH)

paeaea ʻaʻama [paea·ea ʻaʻama]  n. a method of catching ʻaʻama crabs with a coconut fiber snare on a coconut midrib; it is looped over the crab's eye and jerked upward; to crab thus.

paeaea ʻōhiki [paea·ea ʻō·hiki]  n.v. a method of catching ʻōhiki sand crabs, with a blossom, usually nohu, tied to the end of a line as bait; to crab thus.

Paeahu [Pae-ahu]  placename. large land section in Honuaʻula, Mākena qd., Maui. lit.: row [of ] heaps.

paeʻāina  n. var. spelling of pae ʻāina, group of islands, archipelago.

pae ʻāina, paeʻāina  n. group of islands, archipelago. [Paemoku, he mau mokupuni e waiho pū ana.]₁₄

pae ʻāina  n. group of islands, archipelago. also pae moku. see pae moku.

Ka pae ʻāina ʻo ʻAleutaAleutian islands

pae ʻakahi akahi  n. novice level.

pae awāwa  n. series of valleys.

paʻeʻe  vs. on-line, i.e. describing the state of an electronic device ready to receive data, connected to a computer network, or accessible by means of a computer or computer network. cf. pahemo. see hoʻopaʻeʻe.

Ke paʻeʻe hou mai nei kamepiula ma hope o ka hoʻā hou ʻia ʻana o ka pūnaewele e ka luna pūnaewele.The computers are coming on-line again after the network supervisor restarted the network.

pāʻēʻē₁  vs. here and there, everywhere but the right place. [Ka mōkākī.]₁₇

hoʻopāʻēʻēto cause to go astray, mislead, misrepresent

kuhi pāʻēʻēto misdirect, mislead, give inaccurate information

pāʻēʻē₂  vs. supernatural. [Ke ʻano kupaianaha a pāhaʻohaʻo o ke kupua.]₁₇

Ka lāhui kino pāʻēʻē i kapa ʻia he Melehune.A people with supernatural bodies, called Melehune.

paeheu [pae·heu]  n. large bundle. (rare.

pae hewa  S  vi. to stray.

paehiʻa [pae·hiʻa]  vt. to fasten ʻaho sticks to thatching, of a house.

pae holomua [pae holo·mua]  n. advanced level.

pae hoʻomaka [pae hoʻo·maka]  n. beginning or introductory level.

ehu lepo  n. dustpan (preceded by ke).

paehumu₁ [pae·humu]  n. taboo enclosure about a chief's house or about a heiau. (Kep. 137) [He pā kapu e puni ana i ka hale o ke aliʻi. Ka pale a puni ka lānai i ʻole i kekahi poʻe e puka i waho o ka lānai.]₁₁,

Mālama o ka ʻauwae i ka paehumu.Be careful or the chin will rest on the taboo enclosure [you will get into serious trouble). (saying)

paehumu₂ [pae·humu]  n. bannister.

paehumu [pae·humu]  n. railing, ballustrade. cf. ʻūlili, hūlili.

pae i ka nalu  to ride a wave into shore (surfing) (EH)

Paekakoleo [pae·kako·leo]  n. Pythagoras, Pythagorean. Greek..

Manaʻohaʻi o PaekakoleoPythagorean theorum.

pae kānāwai [pae ··wai]  vi. legal alien; to arrive as a legal alien. lit., come ashore legally. cf. pae malū.

ʻO ka poʻe pae kānāwai, he mālama ʻia lākou mau pono ma lalo o ke kānāwai o ka ʻāina.Legal aliens have rights that are protected under the laws of the land.

paʻeke  n. pocket. Eng.

pāʻeke  n. small corral.

pāʻeke [·ʻeke]  n. corral.

paekiʻi [pae·kiʻi]  n. row of clouds, as on the horizon. lit., row of images.

pae kō  n. cultivation of sugar cane growing along a border.

pae kuahiwi [pae kua·hiwi]  n. mountain range.

pae kuahiwi mokuhonua [pae kua·hiwi moku·honua]  n. continental divide. lit., mountain range division. [+]

Pae Kuahiwi Mokuhonua [pae kua·hiwi moku·honua]  n. the Great Divide. lit., continental divide. [+]

pāʻele₁  nvt.
  • Negroid,
  • dark, black; to blacken;
  • to tattoo solid black without design;
  • to paint black, as a canoe;
  • to blot.
 
[Kanaka i pāʻele.]₁₄

hoʻopāʻeleto blacken, etc

pāʻele i ka ʻalaea a me ka nānahupaint black with red coloring and charcoal (FS 259)

Pāʻele₂  n. Negro, Black. [I kēia manawa, he kanaka ʻili ʻeleʻele no ʻApelika mai paha kona mau kūpuna.]₁₄

pāʻele₃  n. a variety of sweet potato. also nika.

pāʻelehilimānoanoa [pāʻele-hili-mā·noa·noa]  n. a variety of taro. lit., thick-barked blackness.

pāʻele hili mānoanoa [pāʻele hili ·noa·noa]  n. a variety of sweet potato.

pāʻelekūlani  n. var. spelling of pāʻele kūlani, solid tattooing of one side of the body...

pāʻele kūlani, pāʻelekūlani [pāʻele ·lani]  n. solid tattooing of one side of the body; Kahekili, chief of Maui, was said to have been tattooed thus. lit., chiefly darkening.

pāʻeli  vt. to dig the earth, as to plant in a taro patch.

hoʻopāʻelito cause such digging

pāʻeliʻeli  redup. of pāʻeli, to dig the earth, as to plant in a taro patch...

hoʻopāʻeliʻeliredup. of hoʻopāʻeli, to cause such digging....

Paeloahiki [Pae-loa-hiki]  n. name of a star or for the Milky Way. lit., eastern long row.

pae lua pele  n. chain of craters.

Paemāhū [Pae-māhū]  placename. one of four stones at the western end of Kūhiō Beach Park, Waikīkī, Honolulu, believed to have been medical kāhuna from Tahiti that guarded this spot; formerly they were in the sea. Rocks at mouth of Wailua River, Kauaʻi, believed to have been men turned to stone by Kapo. lit.: homosexual row.

pae malū  vi. illegal alien; to arrive as an illegal alien. lit., come ashore illegally. cf. pae kānāwai.

Hiki mai ka poʻe pae malū ma ʻano like ʻole: ma luna o ka ʻāina, ka moku, a me ka mokulele kekahi.Illegal aliens arrive by different means: by land, on ship, and by air as well.

pae mauna kai  n. chain of seamounts.

Ka pae mauna kai ʻo ʻEmepelaEmperor Seamounts

pae moku  n. group of islands, archipelago. lit., cluster of islands. [Paemoku: pae ʻāina.]₁₄

pae moku  n. group of islands, archipelago. also pae ʻāina. see also pae moku hoaka, island arc. see Keimana, Lāina, Lalokona, Balearika, Tuamotu, and.. .

Ka pae moku ʻo FakalanaFalkland Islands, Falklands

Ka pae moku ʻo KalolainaCaroline Isles. also Ka pae moku ʻo Karolina

Ka pae moku ʻo KeneleCanary Isles

Ka pae moku ʻo MākalaMarshall Islands. also Mākala, Mākala ʻAilana

Pae Moku Balearika  n. Balearic Islands. [+]

Pae Moku Galapagosa  n. Galapagos Islands. [+]

pae moku hoaka  n. island arc. lit., arch archipelago.

ʻO pae moku ʻo Hawaiʻi a me ʻAleuta he mau laʻana o ia mea he pae moku hoaka.The Hawaiian and Aleutian archipelagos are examples of island arcs.

Pae Moku Keimana  n. Cayman Islands. [+]

Pae Moku Lāina  n. Line Islands. [+]

Pae Moku Mariana  n. Mariana Islands. [+]

Pae Moku Mariana ʻĀkau  n. Northern Mariana Islands. [+]

Pae Moku ʻo Lalokona  n. Cook Islands. lit. Rarotonga archipelago. also Kuki ʻAilani.[+]

Pae Moku Parasela  n. Paracel Islands. [+]

pae mokupuni [pae moku·puni]  n. archipelago.

Pae Moku Taiete  n. Society Islands. [+]

Pae Moku Tuamotu  n. Tuamotu Islands. [+]

Pae Moku Tūhaʻapae  n. Austral Islands. [+]

Pae Moku Wilikine  n. Virgin Islands. [+]

paena  n. landing place, as of canoes (paena waʻa) or of waves (paena nalu); landing. cf. pae₂, to land, disembark, come ashore... PCP *paenga.

paena nalu  wave landing (EH)

Paenapalaua [Paena-palaua]  placename. gulch, Hālawa qd., Molokaʻi. Perhaps this name should be Paenapalaoa (whale landing).

paena Pūnaewele [paena ·nae·wele]  n. web page. lit., internet landing place. [+]

E nānā kāua i paena Pūnaewele no ka ʻukulele.Let’s look at web pages about the ʻukulele.

paena waʻa  canoe landing (EH)

pae niho  n. row of teeth. [Ka nui niho o loko o ka waha ma ke ā luna a me ke ā lalo.]₁₄

pae oʻo  n. varsity, as a league of sports at school. lit., mature level. cf. pae ʻōpio, junior varsity...

Maikaʻi maoli kēia kau no ke kime pae oʻo.The varsity team is having a great season.

pae ʻōpio [pae ʻō·pio]  n. junior varsity, as a league of sports at school. lit., young level. cf. pae oʻo, varsity, as a league of sports at school...

paepae₁ [pae·pae]  nvt.
  • a support, prop; to support, hold up, sustain;
  • stool,
  • pavement,
  • house platform; plate of a house on which the rafters rest;
  • block to keep an outrigger float off the ground;
  • log or wooden horse that supports a seesaw;
  • rows.
 
bc PPN *paepae. [1. kahua i kīpapa pōhaku ʻia i luna i wahi e kü ai ka hale. 2. kākoʻo, hāpai i luna.]₁₄

E paepae mai i ka uluna ā kiʻekiʻe.Pile the pillows high.

hoʻopaepaeto build up a paepae (platform) or a taro embankment; to finish a space in quilting

loina paepae ʻāhuacustoms that add prestige; lit., elevated mound customs

paepae ʻoʻopuold term for a built-up pool for keeping ʻoʻopu fish

paepae₂ [pae·pae]  redup. of pae₂, to land, disembark, come ashore... bc

hoʻopaepaeredup. of hoʻopae, bring ashore, cast ashore...

paepae₃ [pae·pae]  n. boom of a ship. cf. kaula paepae, sheet from boom to after outrigger boom... bc

paepae₄ [pae·pae]  same as iwi ʻaoʻao, rib, rib bone..; wife... bc

paʻēpaʻē [paʻē·paʻē]  to publicize. redup. of paʻē;

hoʻopaʻēpaʻēto be noisy, as a distant sound; to talk loudly

paepae alapiʻi [pae·pae ala·piʻi]  n. staircase landing. lit., stairs platform.

paepae aniani kaupaneʻe [pae·pae ani·ani kau·paneʻe]  n. stage, as of a microscope. usu. paepae. lit., platform (for) slides. see aniani kaupaneʻe, slide, as for a microscope...

paepae kī [pae·pae ]  n. ti-stalk fence (the stalks are crossed and a stick put into the notches made by the crossings).

paepae komo huila  n. axle of a wheel. lit., support where wheel enters. (1 Nal. 7.33)

paepae komo huila [pae·pae komo huila]  n. axle, i.e. a shaft on which a wheel turns. also iho.

paepae poho [pae·pae poho]  n. chalk tray.

paepae puka [pae·pae puka]  n. threshold. lit., door platform. (Isa. 6.4)

paepae puka [pae·pae puka]  n. threshold, of a door.

paepae pukaaniani [pae·pae puka·ani·ani]  n. window sill.

paepae pukaaniani [pae·pae puka·ani·ani]  n. window sill.

paepae wāwae [pae·pae ·wae]  n. footstool. (Iak. 2.3)

pae palaka uila  n. surge protector (KAN)

pae pali   n. palisade. lit., row of vertical cliffs. [+]

pae pōhaku  a row of stones (EH)

pae poʻo, paepoʻo, paepo  see paipo, a short surf board, a body board...

paʻē pū  nvi. to sound together, a deafening roar.

pae puʻu  n. row or cluster of hills.

pae pūʻulu meaʻai [pae ·ʻulu mea·ʻai]  food group, i.e. one of the six food groups, in nutrition see pūʻulu.

paʻewa, pāʻewa  {pa- + ʻewa₁} S  nvs.
  • crooked, misshapen,
  • bent,
  • uneven, odd,
  • imperfect;
  • wrong, incorrect; error, mistake.
 
[Pn(CE) *pakewa, not straight; in error] [Ke kapakahi a kekeʻe paha; ka hewa me ka hemahema pū.]

helu paʻewaodd number. cf. ʻauipaʻewa

hoʻopaʻewato cause to be crooked, wrong, etc

paʻewa  S  n. bias, i.e. systematic error in gathering data, in math. see kīloi paʻewa.

vs. distortion; distorted, as in size or shape. [+]

Ma luna o kekahi mau ʻano palapala mahola ʻāina, paʻewa ka nui o ka wēlau ʻākau me ka wēlau hema.On certain map projections, the size of the North and South Poles is distorted

pāʻewa  {pa- + ʻewa₁} nvs. var. spelling of paʻewa, crooked...

pae waena  n. intermediate level.

pāʻewaʻewa  S   biased, partial, unfair, prejudicially. redup. of paʻewa;

E ʻimi pono me ka pāʻewaʻewa ʻole.Investigate carefully and impartially.

hoʻopāʻewaʻewaredup. of hoʻopaʻewa

pāʻewaʻewa [·ʻewa·ʻewa]  S  n. bias; biased.

He hoʻāʻo ka poʻe haʻilono e haʻi aku i ka hou me ka pāʻewaʻewa ʻole i ʻole e manaʻo ʻia ua ʻume ʻia ka mea haʻilono e kekahi ʻaoʻao.Journalists attempt to report the news without bias so as not to appear that they are influenced by one side or another.

paʻewa ka hopuna  mispronounce (EH)

paʻewa ke kaʻi ʻana  out of step (EH)

PʻĀH  abbreviation for palena ʻāluna o ka hewa (greatest possible error).

paha₁  nvt. to improvise a chant; an improvised or conversation chant, as the kepakepa. bc PCP *pa(f,s)a.

paha₂  n. uncooked young taro leaves. cf. lūʻau, pēʻū. (PH 74) bc

paha₃  same as kūpala, a plant. bc

paha₄  n. a kind of surfboard. (rare.bc

paha₅  short for pahāha, swollen, strut... (rare.bc

paha₆  part. maybe, perhaps, probably, possibly, may, might. (very common, used to make speech less blunt and more conciliatory, something like English use of the conditional mode; it frequently follows ʻaʻole and pēlā, and never occurs after a pause). (Gram. 7.5)   bc [Pn(CE) *pafa, perhaps]

ā pahaor

ʻAʻole paha.Maybe not, possibly not, likely not, probably not.

ʻelua ā ʻekolu pahatwo or three (For. 4:259- Lonoikamakahiki)

Hele paha.[I] may [or might] go.

Maikaʻi anei paha?Perhaps good?

Maikaʻi paha, ʻaʻole paha.Maybe good, maybe not.

ʻO ka poʻe kōkua e hana i kekahi hewa ʻofeni, ā ua noho paha malaila.The people who help in the committing of an offense, or are present there. (Ka Lahui Hawaii 1:11, 11 March, 1875. p3, col. 2 bottom)

Pēlā paha.Maybe so.

pāhā [·]  vt. by fours, four at a time, four times; to distribute to four; to divide by four.

pāhaʻa [·haʻa]  vs. short in stature.

pāhaʻahaʻa₁ [·haʻa·haʻa]  redup. of pāhaʻa, short... [Ka pōkole a i ʻole ke kokoke i ka honua. Haʻahaʻa; ʻaʻole lōʻihi loa.],₁₄

pāhaʻahaʻa₂ [·haʻa·haʻa]  same as noʻunoʻu₂, a gourd. [Pn(CE) *paa-saka, a gourd or calabash]

pahaha  n. young stage of the mullet, also called kahaha. (KL. line 173)

pahāha₁  vs. swollen, as the neck or the cheeks of one with mumps; . cf. ʻauwaepahāha, manō pahāha. (rare.

hoʻopahāhato cause swollenness

pahāha₂  vs. to strut, walk proudly. (rare.

pāhai [·hai]  n. plaque, i.e. a commemorative tablet. cf. kiahai.

pahakū [paha·]  n. name of a design on Niʻihau mats consisting of squares with corners touching and forming a line.

pāhala [·hala]  n. a method of making mulch soil by placing pandanus (hala) branches and leaves in holes in rocky soil containing mulch, and then burning the hala for fertilizer.

-pāhala 

He kanaka hoʻopāhala, he manaʻoʻiʻo ʻole.A skeptical person of no faith. (Kep. 107),

hoʻopāhalaskeptical

Pāhala  placename. quadrangle and town, southwest Hawaiʻi. lit.: cultivation by burning mulch.

pā hale  n. house lot, yard, fence.

Pāhale [-hale]  placename. stream, Honomū and Mauna Kea qds., Hawaiʻi. lit.: house lot.

pā halihali [ hali·hali]  n. tray (preceded by ke). lit., plate for carrying.

halihali [ hali·hali]  n. tray (preceded by ke).

Pāhālōna [-hālōna]  placename. land section, Waikāne qd., Oʻahu. lit.: peering wall.

Pahama, Bahama  n. Bahama.

Pahama, Bahama  n. Bahamas; Bahamian.

pāhana [·hana]  n. project, as for a class.

pāhaneli, pāhaneri, pāhanele [·haneli]  nvt. a hundredfold, by the hundred; to distribute to a hundred.

pāhaneli [·haneli]  hecto-, a prefix meaning hundred (h). abb. ph.

pāhaneri  var. spelling of pāhaneli, a hundredfold... bc

pā hao₁  n. iron fence.

pā hao₂  n. iron dish, pan (preceded by ke).

pāhaʻo₁ [·haʻo]  {pā-₂ + haʻo₁} S   about the same as the more common pāhaʻohaʻo, mysterious...

pāhaʻo₂ [·haʻo]  S  n. name of a guessing game. (rare.

pāhaʻohaʻo [·haʻo·haʻo]  S  vs. mysterious, puzzling, incomprehensible; transfigured. [He mea huikau ke noʻonoʻo aʻe a i ʻole he mea e kāhāhā ai. Nūnē a noʻonoʻo nui i ke kupaianaha o kekahi mea.],₁₄

hoʻopāhaʻohaʻoto mystify, bewilder, cause wonder, puzzle; transfigured

Hoʻopāhaʻohaʻo ʻia ihola ia i mua o lākou.He was transfigured before them. (Mat. 17.2)

pāhaʻohuna [·haʻo·huna]  n. magic trick, illusion, sleight of hand; to perform a magic trick. lit., secretly mysterious. cf. hoʻokalakupua. see kēpuka.

Ua pāhaʻohuna ʻo ia i ke ale pahi kaua.He performed the sword-swallowing trick.

-pahaola  see akepahaola.

pāhaʻoweli [·haʻo·weli]  n. stunt, a feat which requires unusual daring or skill, as in movie or video production; to do or perform a stunt.

E pāhaʻoweli au i ka ulia kaʻa ma ka wikiō.I'll perform the car-accident stunt in the video.

kanaka pāhaʻowelistuntperson

luna pāhaʻowelistunt coordinator

pahapaha₁ [paha·paha]  redup. of paha₁, improvise a chant, paha₅, swollen... PCP *pa(f,s)apa(f,s)a.

pahapaha₂ [paha·paha]  same as līpahapaha, sea lettuce.

pahapaha₃ [paha·paha]  n. Oʻahu name for a kind of stone used for poi pounders. Called makawī on Kauaʻi.

pahapaha kuahiwi [paha·paha kua·hiwi]  n. a liverwort (Dumortiera sp.).

pahapahaopolihale [paha·paha-o-Poli·hale]  n. a kind of pahapaha said to be found only at Polihale, Kauaʻi; after drying it was believed to revive when immersed in sea water; it was made into leis. (FS 103)

pahapaha wai [paha·paha wai]  n. a sea lettuce (Ulva sp.) with narrow frond. Found where sea and fresh water meet.

pāhau₁ [·hau]  n. striped flatfish. (KL. line 156)

pā hau₁ [ haun·]  enclosure or fence of hau trees.

pāhau₂ [·hau]  nvs. person who cared for chief's food and clothes; well-cared for, as clothes. (rare.

pā hau₂ [ haun·]  white pearl-shell lure or shell.

pāhau₃ [·hau]  vt. to filch. (rare.

Pāhau [-hau]  placename. point, southwest Niʻihau. lit.: Possibly lit., hau enclosure.

pāhawewe [·hawewe]  vi. radiation; to radiate, as in the form of waves. cf. malele.

pāhawewe ʻātomaatomic radiation

pāhawewe ikehuradioactivity

pāhawewe solar radiation

pāhawewe nukeleanuclear radiation

pāhawewe kumulipo  n. cosmic microwave background radiation. lit. origin radiation. [+]

pāhawewe ʻumekaumaha  n. gravitational radiation. lit. gravity radiation. [+]

pāhawewe wenaʻā  n. infrared radiation. lit. infrared radiation. [+]

pahē  vs.
  • soft-spoken, soft-mannered;
  • soft and about to spoil, as fruit; pulp, of fruit.
see the more common waipahē, courteous, gentlemanly, polite, modest...

kele pahējam. lit., jelly (with) pulp.

pāheahea [·hea·hea]  S  nvt. to call, especially to invite someone to eat; hospitality. [Ke kāhea ʻana aku iā haʻi e komo mai no ka ʻai pū ʻana, ka hoʻokipa ʻana aku.]₁₇

paheʻe₁  {pa- + heʻe₁} S  vi. slippery, smooth, as a surface; soft, satiny; to slide, slip, skid; sliding, slipping. cf. holo paheʻe, pakika, pōhaku paheʻe ʻānai. bc [PPn *pa-seke, slip, slide]

hoʻopaheʻeto cause to slip, slide; to make smooth, slippery; to smooth with oil, as the hair; to lubricate. see ex., kū₁₃

kaula paheʻeline, as to raise a sail. lit., sliding line.

lole paheʻesilk (Hoik. 18.12)

ʻōlelo paheʻefluent speech; glib or cunning tongue

paheʻe₂  S  n. cleared area, bare dirt. bc

paheʻe₃  S  n.
  • spear throwing (FS 114–5);
  • dart-throwing;
  • sport of sliding a stick over a smooth surface;
  • the dart itself.
  (Buck) describes the darts as from 34.5 to 67 inches (about 85 to 170 cm) long, tapering at one end, with the greatest diameter of from 1 to 1½ inches (2.6 to 3.9 cm).
cf. moa₅, a dart, tapering at one end... bc

paheʻe₄  n. shallow hole or grave, as for flexed burial. (For. 5:571) bc

paheʻe₅  same as pāheʻeheʻe, seaweed. bc

pāheʻeheʻe₁ [·heʻe·heʻe]  S   redup. of paheʻe₁, slippery, smooth, as a surface; soft, satiny... PPN *pasekeseke.

hoʻopāheʻeheʻecaus/sim

wahi pāheʻeheʻeslippery places (Hal. 73.18)

pāheʻeheʻe₂ [·heʻe·heʻe]  n. a green cushion-shaped solid seaweed (Porphyra sp., formerly Dictyosphaeria). also līpaheʻe, līpāheʻeheʻe, līpāhoe, paheʻe.

Pāheʻeheʻe  placename. ridge and hill (652 feet elevation), Waiʻanae qd., Oʻahu. lit.: slippery.

paheʻe keʻa  dart (EH)

Paheʻeolono [Paheʻe-o-Lono]  placename. point, Molokini Islet. lit.: Lonoʻs slide.

paheʻe ʻulu  S  n.v. to bowl; bowling.

paheʻe wai  S  vi. water slide; to go on a water slide (Slip ʻnʻ Slide).

moena paheʻe waiwater-slide mat

pahele₁  {pa- + hele₅} nvt.
  • a snare, noose, trap; to ensnare, trap;
  • deceit, treachery.
 
. also ʻahele, ʻalehe. bc [Ka hoʻohei ʻana a i ʻole ka hopu malū ʻana i kekahi mea. He hei a i ʻole he mea e hihia ai i waiho ʻia a i ʻike ʻole ʻia e ka mea maopopo ʻole i hihia ʻo ia a pilikia.],

hoʻopaheleto cause to be ensnared; to ensnare, deceive

i pahele a i ʻūpiki no ka poʻea trap and a snare to the people (Isa. 8.14)

ʻōlelo paheledeceitful speech

pahele₂ [pahelenvt·]  nvt. same as mānai, needle. bc

Pahelehala [Pahele-hala]  n. wind off Waiʻanae, Oʻahu (PH 161), and associated with Naue, Kauaʻi (For. 5:97). lit., pandanus ensnarement.

pāhelehele [·hele·hele]  redup. of pahele, snare.

he pāhelehele ʻōpaea snarer of shrimps (Nak. 85)

he pāhelehele puhi no Hāmākuaan eel snarer from Hāmākua

pāhelene [·helene]  n. discus. lit., Greek disk.

kīloi pāheleneto throw a discus

pahelo₁  var. of pakelo, slip out, as of a trap...

hoʻopahelovar. of hoʻopakelo

pahelo₂  vt. to peel, as taro. Kauaʻi.

pāhemahema [·hema·hema]  about the same as hemahema: awkward, unskilled.

hoʻopāhemahemasame as pāhemahema; to cause awkwardness, to fake lack of skill

pāhemahema i ka hoʻonohonoho ʻana i hua ʻōleloawkward in the arranging of words, as of one speaking brokenly

pāhemahema i ka hoʻonohonoho ʻana i nā hua ʻōlelo  speak brokenly (EH)

pahemo  {pa- + hemo₁} S  nvs. loosened, slipping off; to loosen, get loose; weakening, as a voice. about the same as hemo₁, loose, separated, untied, unfastened, open, satisfied...; [Ka hemo ʻana. Ka hemo ʻana a i ʻole ka pakele ʻana.],

hoʻopahemoto cause to slip, slacken, loosen, etc

iwi pahemodislocation

Ua pahemo ka mai ke kūʻau.The hoe slipped off the handle.

pahemo  S  vs. off-line, i.e. describing the state of an electronic device not ready to receive data, or not connected to a computer or computer network. cf. paʻeʻe. see hoʻopahemo.

Ke ʻā maila kaʻu kamepiula, akū, ʻaʻole pahemo, no ka mea, ʻaʻole i hoʻokuʻi ʻia me ka pūnaewele.My computer is on, but it is not on-line because it is not connected to the network.

pāhemohemo [·hemo·hemo]  S   redup. of pahemo.

hoʻopāhemohemoredup. of hoʻopahemo

paʻa pāhemohemoto remember here and there, imperfectly, as a song

pāhenehene [·hene·hene]  vt. to ridicule, laugh at, make fun of, mock, scoff. [Ka hoʻohenehene ʻana.]

hoʻopāhenehenecaus/sim

pāheona [·heona]  n. art, artwork; fine arts. see heona, artistic...

luna pāheonaart director, as for movie or video production

Nui koʻu hoihoi i ka pāheona Pākē.I'm very interested in Chinese art.

pahepahē [pahe·pahē]  redup. of pahē, soft-spoken...

pāheu [·heu]  n. allergy.

hopena pāheuallergic reaction

Ua loaʻa wau i ka pāheu i kekahi mau ʻano pua.I am allergic to some kinds of flowers.

pāheuheu [·heu·heu]  n. a fish (no data).

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pahi

see below...

  pahi₁ - knife, flint; to skin, as cattle. [with ke KAN]
      pahi āmū - razor
      pahi hahau - cleaver, chopping knife. lit., striking knife.
      pahi kā - cane knife, machete. lit., striking knife.
      pahi kahi - razor. cf. more common pahi ʻumiʻumi. lit., shaving knife.
      pahi kākiwi - sickle, scythe, cutlass. lit., bent knife.
      pahi kanikani - knife made of a piece of hoop iron. lit., sounding knife.
      pahi kaua - sword. lit., war knife.
      pahi kaua pālahalaha - cutlass. lit., flat war knife.
      pahi kekeʻe - sickle.
      pahi koli - carving knife.
      pahi leka - letter opener. lit., letter knife.
      pahi lole pipi - sharp knife used for dressing beef. lit., knife for skinning beef.
      pahi maka lua - double-edged sword or knife.
      pahi ʻō - dagger. lit., piercing knife.
      pahi ʻokiʻoki - carving knife.
      pahi ʻokiʻoki pipi - butcher knife.
      pahi ʻoki pepa - var. spelling of pahiʻoki pepa, paper knife.
      pahi olo - a saw; to saw.
      pahi olo kā - hack saw.
      pahi olo lua - whipsaw.
      pahi olo poepoe - an unknown type of saw mentioned in wills during the 1850s.
      pahi olo uila - electric saw.
      pahi paʻa uma - drawknife. lit., knife solid [at] chest.
      pahi paʻipaʻi - pruning knife.
      pahi pākākā - chopping knife of any kind.
      pahi pelu - jackknife, penknife, folding knife.
      pahi poʻo muku - short-bladed knife. lit., cut head knife.
      pahi ʻume - drawknife.
      pahi ʻumiʻumi - razor. lit., beard knife.
      pahi wakawaka - flaming sword (Kin. 3.24); saw, sword. lit., shining knife.
      pahi waka-waka - var. spelling of pahi wakawaka, flaming sword (Kin. 3.24); saw, sword.
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          hakakā pahi - duel
          hakakā pahi kaua - duel with swords.
          haku kā pahi - Paleolithic, in anthropology. lit., stone (for) striking knives.
          hou pahi - to stab with a knife.
          kākā pahi - to fence with swords; fencing.
          kā pahi - knap [chip] knives
          kuala pahi - mumble-the-peg.
          kuwala pahi - mumble-the-peg
          wahī pahi kaua - scabbard
  pahi₂ - to stand on edge.

pahi₁  nvt. knife, flint; to skin, as cattle. [with ke (KAN)] bc PCP *pa(f,s)i.

pahi 

Haku pahiPaleolithic, in anthropology

Ke au haku pahiPaleolithic age, period

pahi₂  to stand on edge. (And.) bc

pāhia [·hia]  inter. How many to each? How many in a group?

pāhia [·hia]  How many to each, to a group?

E pāhia ia na kekahi keiki?How many was it for each child?

Pāhia ʻōhiʻa a kekahi?How many ʻōhiʻa for each one?

pāhiʻa [·hiʻa]  nvt.
  • a slipping, falling down;
  • oblique cut;
  • obliquely, as of clipping, cutting, falling;
  • to miss.
 
PCP *paasika. [Ka paheʻe; ke ʻoki ākepakepa; ka pā lihi o kekahi mea i kekahi mea aʻe.]₁₄

pāhiʻa kuʻu pua i ke kaha.My arrow slipped to one side of the mark.

lele pāhiʻaleaping sideways into water without a splash, as in the lele kawa sport

pāhiʻa [·hiʻa]  see ʻoki pāhiʻa, cut diagonally...

hiahia [· hia·hia]  n. performing art.

pāhiʻahiʻa [·hiʻa·hiʻa]  redup. of pāhiʻa. PCP *paasikasika.

pāhī aku  n. var. spelling of pā hī aku, bonito hook; lure...

pā hī aku, pāhī aku  n. bonito hook; lure (EH)

pahi āmū  razor (EH)

pahi hahau  n. cleaver, chopping knife. lit., striking knife.

pāhihi [·hihi]  S  vi. to spread, as vines; to stream, as water over a cliff. [Pn(CE) *paa-sii, flow: *paasii(sii)]

Pāhihi [-hihi]  placename. gulch, Kaupō qd., Maui. lit.: entangled enclosure.

pahi kā  n. cane knife, machete. lit., striking knife.

pahi kahi  n. razor. cf. more common pahi ʻumiʻumi. lit., shaving knife.

pahi kākiwi [pahi ·kiwi]  n. sickle, scythe, cutlass. lit., bent knife.

pahi kanikani [pahi kani·kani]  n. knife made of a piece of hoop iron. lit., sounding knife.

pahi kaua  n. sword. lit., war knife.

pahikaua₁ [pahi·kaua]  same as kala liʻiliʻi, a fish (see kala₃).

pahikaua₂ [pahi·kaua]  n. a long narrow bivalve, possibly the Pinna shells (Pinnidae).

pahi kaua pālahalaha [pahi kaua ·laha·laha]  n. cutlass. lit., flat war knife.

pahi kekeʻe  n. sickle.

pahiki  n. probability, in math. cf. papaha.

pahiki hoʻokolohuaexperimental probability

pahiki liʻiliʻilow probability

pahiki makemakikamathematical probability

pahiki nuihigh probability

pāhiki [·hiki]  vi. to pass quietly, go lightly, touch gently.

pahi koli  n. carving knife.

pāhiku [·hiku]  vt. sevenfold, by sevens; seven times; to distribute to seven or divide by seven. bc

pāhila [·hila]  vi. to stagger. cf. hilala.

pahilau [pahi·lau]  vs. untrue, false; untruth (contraction of pāhili, variable, and lau, much). cf. ʻalapahi.

hoʻopahilauto tell lies

pahi leka  n. letter opener. lit., letter knife. [+]

pahili  vt. to braid. fig., to confuse, entangle, deceive. cf. hili₁, braid, plait...

pāhili [·hili]  vi. to blow strongly, as a wind, especially of a veering wind; to lash, as a storm. [Ka pā ʻana o ka makani me ka ikaika loa.]

hoʻopāhilito cause such a wind; to blow, as such a wind, etc

Ka pāhili ʻia o ka ʻamaʻu e ka Mālualua.The lashing of the ʻamaʻu fern by the Mālualua wind.

makani pāhilistrong wind, cyclone, hurricane

Pāhili  placename. road, Puʻunui, Honolulu. (TM) see Kapāhili. lit.: to blow strongly.

pāhili hau [·hili hau]  n. blizzard. lit., strong, snowy wind. also makani pāhili hau. see makani pāhili.

pahilo  same as puāhilo.

pahi lole pipi  n. sharp knife used for dressing beef. lit., knife for skinning beef.

pahilolo [pahi·lolo]  vs. proud, strutting. (rare.

pahi maka lua  n. double-edged sword or knife.

pāhina [·hina]  n. topping, as for ice cream.

pahinu  vs. about the same as hinu.

hoʻopahinuto make shiny, etc

kāmaʻa pahinupatent-leather shoes; lit., shiny shoes

pahiō [pahi·ō]  {pa- + hiō} vi. leaning, slanting, stooping; tall, slender. see hiō. (And.)

pahi ʻō  n. dagger. lit., piercing knife.

pahi ʻokiʻoki  n. carving knife.

pahi ʻokiʻoki pipi  n. butcher knife.

pahi ʻoki pepa  n. var. spelling of pahiʻoki pepa, paper knife.

pahiʻoki pepa, pahi ʻoki pepa  n. paper knife.

pahi olo, pahiolo  nvt. a saw; to saw.

pahi olo kā  n. hack saw. see kā₁, hack... (HE)

pahi olo lua  n. whipsaw.

pahi olo poepoe [pahi olo poe·poe]  n. an unknown type of saw mentioned in wills during the 1850s.

pahiolo uila  n. var. spelling of pahi olo uila, electric saw.

pahi olo uila, pahiolo uila  n. electric saw. (HE)

Pahiomu  placename. fishpond, Kamalō qd., south Molokaʻi; also listed as Pahioniu (Summers 98).

pā hipa  n. sheepfold.

pahi paʻa uma  n. drawknife. lit., knife solid [at] chest.

pahipahi [pahi·pahi]  nvi. to slap hands; to play "peas-porridge-hot"; this game; a game formerly played by children: a rotten object was buried in the sand and others were asked to dig for it, while the leader said:

"Kōhi kōhi kūpā, no wai, no wai ka lima i hawahawa."Gather, gather, dig, whose hands, whose hands are dirtied.

Pahipahiʻālua [Pahipahi-ʻālua]  placename. land section and gulch near Kawela, Oʻahu; there was a fishing shrine here.

pahi paʻipaʻi [pahi paʻi·paʻi]  n. pruning knife.

pahi pākākā [pahi ··]  n. chopping knife of any kind.

pahi pelu  n. jackknife, penknife, folding knife.

pahi poʻo muku  S  n. short-bladed knife. lit., cut head knife.

pāhiʻu [·hiʻu]  n. dart, as for a dart game.

pāhiʻuhiʻu₁ [·hiʻu·hiʻu]  nvt. a game: throwing darts at a target, or pushing a stone with sharp sticks to a goal; to play this game.

Hele ana ʻoe i hea? Hele ana i ka pāhiʻuhiʻu.Where are you going? To play pāhiʻuhiʻu [to pry into others' affairs, snoop].

pāhiʻuhiʻu₂ [·hiʻu·hiʻu]  n. a type of sorcery. (Kam. 64:131, 140)

pahiʻume  n. var. spelling of pahi ʻume, drawknife.

pahi ʻume, pahiʻume  S  n. drawknife.

pahi ʻumiʻumi, pahiʻumiʻumi  n. razor. lit., beard knife.

pahiʻumiʻumi  var. spelling of pahi ʻumiʻumi, razor...

pahiwa  {pā-₂ + hiwa₁} nvs. var. spelling of pāhiwa, dark...

pāhiwa, pahiwa [·hiwa]  {pā-₂ + hiwa₁} nvs. dark, to darken (note that hiwa is a sacred, desirable black that contrasts with uli).

hoʻopāhiwacaus/sim

Ka lani nui pāhiwa.The sacred, dark, heavenly one. (chant)

lau pāhiwadark leaf (KL. line 280)

pahi waka-waka  n. var. spelling of pahi wakawaka, flaming sword (Kin. 3.24); saw, sword. lit., shining knife.

pahi wakawaka, pahi waka-waka [pahi waka·waka]  n. flaming sword (Kin. 3.24) ; saw, sword. lit., shining knife.

pahō  var. of pohō, loss, damage...

pāhoa [·hoa]  n. short dagger; sharp stone, especially as used for a weapon; Moloka'i name for stick for beating clothes; taboo sign. [Pn(EP) *pa-foa, beat bark-cloth] [he pōhaku ʻoi loa i hoʻohana ʻia i koʻi; he pahi hou ʻenemi o ke au kahiko.]₁₉

koʻi pāhoastone battle-axe

kūkulu i ka pāhoato set up a taboo sign

Pāhoa  placename. village, elementary and high school, and junction, Kalapana and Makuʻu qds., Hawaiʻi. Land section, Keʻanae qd.; land section, Lahaina qd., Maui. Coastal area, Kamalō qd., south Molokaʻi. Avenue, Kaimukī, Honolulu, in some accounts named for a moʻo destroyed by Hiʻiaka; stream, Kaʻena qd.; land section, Waiʻanae qd., Oʻahu, where Kamapuaʻa was dragged by ʻOlopanaʻs men; they desisted from butchering him with daggers (pāhoa) when Kamaʻs friends said this would damage the body and make it a poor sacrifice. (FS 204.)

pāhoe [·hoe]  n.v. to paddle; to drive fish into a net by beating the paddles rhythmically against the canoe; paddler. cf. homa₃, kāpapa.

E pākaʻau ʻia i pāhoe āpau.40 [fish] for each paddler. (Nak. 106)

pāhoehoe₁ [·hoe·hoe]  nvt. smooth, unbroken type of lava, contrasting with ʻaʻā; to turn into pāhoehoe lava (see ex., namu₂). [He ʻano pöhaku i ʻano like kona nānā ʻana me ko ka ʻili o ke kahawai e kahe ana.]₁₄

pāhoehoe₂ [·hoe·hoe]  n. satin.

pāhoehoe laubrocaded satin

pāhoehoe₃ [·hoe·hoe]  redup. of pāhoe, to paddle....

Haʻa ke akua i ka laʻi o Mahiki, pāhoehoe i luna a ka Puʻulenathe goddess does a bent-knee dance in the calm of Mahiki, paddling above the Puʻulena breeze. (chant)

Pāhoehoe  placename. land section and stream, Honomū qd.; land sections, Kailua and Hōnaunau qds., Kona, Hawaiʻi. The Kona place was named for a chiefess, Pāhoehoewahineikiakalani (little woman [and] smooth lava of the chief). lit.: smooth type of lava.

pāhoehoe lau  brocaded satin (EH)

pāhoehoepele [·hoe·hoe·pele]  hooks used in catching sea turtles. (And.)

pā hohonu  n. soup plate, deep dish (preceded by ke).

pāhola₁ [·hola]  S  vt.
  • to spread about,
  • extend,
  • diffuse;
  • spread too thin, dissipated.
 
. cf. hohola. [Ka waiho ʻana a lōʻihi a laulā. Hāʻawi mai ma luna ma ke ʻano e uhi mai ana. Ka laha ʻana ma ʻō a ma ʻaneʻi. 1. Ka wehe ʻana i kekahi mea a lōʻihi a ākea. 2. Ka waiho ʻana a lōʻihi a ākea o kekahi mea ma kekahi wahi. Uhi.],,₁₀,,₁₄

E pāhola mai i kou aloha maluna o mākou.Spread forth your love to us. (prayer)

hoʻopāholato cause to spread, have spread

pāhola₂ [·hola]  vt. to stupefy fish by drugging with ʻauhuhu, the poison spreading (pāhola) through the water.

pāholahola [·hola·hola]  S   redup. of pāhola₁, pāhola₂.

pahole  {pa- + hole₁} same as pohole, bruised, peeled... [Pn(MQ) *pofore, skinned]

paholehole [pahole·hole]  redup. of pahole.

paholei  n. var. spelling of pāhōlei, legendary name for kava.

pāhōlei, paholei [··lei]  n. legendary name for kava. (For. 5:607)

pāholo [·holo]  vi. to appear in great numbers, as octopuses. (rare.

pā holoholona [ holo·holona]  n. an enclosure for animals, as a dog pound.

pā holoi  n. wash pan or basin (preceded by ke).

pāhono [·hono]  vt. to mend, sew up a tear, patch, darn, repair.

hoʻopāhonoto have mended, etc

pāhonohono [·hono·hono]  redup. of pāhono, to mend, sew up a tear, patch, darn, repair...

hoʻopāhonohonoredup. of hoʻopāhono

Pāhonu [-honu]  placename. offshore pond (500 feet long, 50 feet wide), Waimānalo, Oʻahu, visible at low tide, said to be where captured turtles were kept for chiefs. (Sterling and Summers 5:340.). lit.: turtle enclosure.

pā hoʻokani [ hoʻo·kani]  n. phonograph record.

pahoʻolā [pahoʻo·]  torn tapa. (And.)

pā hoʻolapalapa [ hoʻo·lapa·lapa]  n. saucepan (preceded by ke). lit., boiling pan.

pāhoʻonui [·hoʻo·nui]  n. exponent, in math; power, i.e. a product in which each factor is the same. see kapuaʻi pāhoʻonui lua, kumu pāhoʻonui lua.

ka pāhoʻonui lua o ka heluthe square of the number

kūlana pāhoʻonuiorder of magnitude

pāhoʻonui kolucubed, as in exponential counting

pāhoʻonui luasquare

pāhoʻonui lua [·hoʻo·nui lua]  n. quadratic. see pāhoʻonui.

hahaina pāhoʻonui luaquadratic function

haʻihelu pāhoʻonui luaquadratic equation

pā hoʻopuni [ hoʻo·puni]  n. central corral.

pāhouhou [·hou·hou]  same as pāʻouʻou, young of the fish hou.

pā hōwai  dish containing liquids (EH)

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pahu

see below...

  pahu₁ - box, drum, cask, chest, barrel, trunk, tank, case, ship binnacle, collection box, ....
      pahu ʻai holo - end zone, on a football field. lit., touchdown box.
      pahu aniani - glass box, especially a glass-bottomed box for fishing; glass case, as in a museum.
      pahu aʻo - dialog box, in a computer program. lit., teaching box.
      pahu berita - var. spelling of pahu pelika, ark of the covenant...
      pahu ʻea - plastic container
      pahu hao - safe, strong box. lit., iron box.
      pahu hau - icebox, refrigerator.
      pahu heiau - temple drum.
      pahu hilihili - drum (musical) Hopita
      pahu hōʻike - ark of the testimony. lit., testifying box.
      pahu holoholona - cage
      pahu hoʻokele - controller, as in Nintendo games. lit., box (to) steer.
      pahu hoʻolele kiʻi - television
      pahu hoʻolele leo - radio. intercom HE. Niʻihau.
      pahu hoʻonui leo - amplifier. lit., box (for) increasing sound.
      pahu hoʻoulu meakanu - planter, as for growing plants. lit., box (for) growing plants.
      pahu hoʻowela wai - water heater. lit., tank (for) heating water.
      pahu hula - hula drum.
      pahu iʻa - small aquarium box for fish.
      pahu kaha - check box, as in computer programs. lit., box (to) check.
      pahu kāhea - walkie-talkie. Niʻihau.
      pahu kālā - safe-deposit box. cash register HE
      pahu kāleka - card catalog (library)
      pahu kāleka kuhi puke - card catalog, as in a library.
      pahu kanaloa - prayer drum (perhaps from pahu kala loa, drum proclaiming to a distance).
      pahu kānāwai - ark of the testimony. lit., legal box.
      pahu kani - drum; tabret (Kin. 31.27), eardrum (Kel. 115; translation from ....
      pahu kīkā - cigar box.
      pahu kula - cooler (insulated food container)
      pahu kupapaʻu - coffin. lit., corpse box.
      pahu laka - locker.
      pahu lako kāhiko - jewelry box.
      pahu leka - var. spelling of pahuleka, mailbox, address.
      pahu leo - speaker, as for a stereo. lit., sound box.
      pahu lole - clothes chest or trunk.
      pahu manu - cage
      pahu mea hana - tool box.
      pahu mea pāʻani - toy chest, toy box.
      pahu meli - beehive.
      pahu mīka - meter box.
      pahu noho - box, as at a theater.
      pahu ʻōlelo - phonograph. lit., speaking box.
      pahu pā - meat safe, cupboard. lit., dish box.
      pahu paʻahau - freezer.
      pahu paʻi - small sharkskin hula drum. lit., beating drum.
      pahu paʻikiʻi - var. spelling of pahupaʻikiʻi, camera, kodak.
      pahu paʻi wikiō - camcorder, video camera. lit., video camera.
      pahu paka - tobacco box or container.
      pahu palapala - writing desk; formerly a container for the coloring liquid used in printing ....
      pahu pānānā - binnacle.
      pahu papakaumaka - monitor, as for a computer or in movie or video production. lit., screen box.
      pahu pāpale - hatbox; wooden block upon which a hat is plaited; such hats are called pāpale pahu.
      pahu pelika - ark of the covenant. lit., covenant box.
      pahu pepa - cardboard box. lit., paper box.
      pahu pono haʻawina - schoolbox. lit., box (for) lesson supplies.
      pahu poʻo liʻiliʻi - keg. lit., small-headed barrel.
      pahu puke - bookcase.
      pahu ʻuiki uila - fuse box.
      pahu uila - phonograph (one of the names used for an early phonograph said to have recorded ....
      pahu ʻume - drawer, bureau, buffet.
      pahu ʻume - bureau, dresser.
      pahu ʻume o ka lumi ʻaina - sideboard
      pahu wai - water barrel, tank.
      pahu waiho lole - clothes chest or trunk.
      pahu waihona - chest of drawers, cabinet, bureau.
      pahu waihona pepa - file cabinet. lit., container (for) paper files. also pahu waihona, waihona pepa.
      pahu waihona waiwai - treasure chest. lit., chest (for) storing valuables.
      pahu waiho puke - bookcase
      pahu wai kaʻa - radiator (automobile).
      pahu waiū - milk carton.
      pahu wāwahie kūwaho - external fuel tank, as on a spaceship.
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          haka kau pahu - shelf case, cubby.
          hale pahu - drum house, especially in a heiau where prayers were uttered (Malo ....
          honu pahu - box turtle.
          hula pahu - dance to drum beat, perhaps formerly called ʻai haʻa UL 103
          kaʻa pahu - pushcart.
          kaʻa pahu - pushcart.
          kāleka pahu - index card. lit., box card.
          kuapo pahu - hoop.
          lāʻau hoʻokani pahu - drumstick. lit., drumplaying stick. cf. ʻuha moa.
          leki pahu - masking tape, freezer tape. lit., tape (for) boxes.
          liki pahu - iron hoop, barrel hoop. lit., barrel tightener.
          mea hoʻokani pahu - drummer
          ʻoki pahu - to bob the hair. lit., smooth cut.
          pahu₁₀ - var. spelling of pahū, to explode, burst...
          pakuhi pahu me ka ʻumiʻumi - box and whiskers graph, in math.
          pāpale pahu - hat plaited on a pahu pāpale.
          pepa pahu - cardboard, corrugated paper. lit., box paper.
          ʻukulele pahu kīkā - cigar-box ʻukulele.
  pahu₂ - stake, staff, stick, post, pole.
      pahu hae - flagpole.
      pahu hope - final goal or stake.
      pahu hopu - final goal. lit., catching goal.
      pahu kapu - a stake beyond which it was taboo to pass; sanctuary. lit., taboo stake.
      pahu manamana - intersection, crossroads. lit., branching stake.
  pahu₃ - to push, shove; to thrust or hurl, as a spear or javelin; to pierce ....
      pahu ihe - to throw a javelin
      pahu kui - hypodermic injection; to be injected. lit., needle piercing.
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          kui pahu - thumbtack. lit., pushing nail.
          kui pahu - thumbtack.
  pahu₄ - to cut off short; odd-numbered.
  pahu₅ - trunkfishes, boxfishes, cowfishes (Ostracion). Malo says that ....
  pahu₆ - name of a region below the ʻilima and above the kula.
  pahu₇ - gill net used in shallow water.
  pahu₈ - base or plate, as on a baseball diamond.
  pahu₉ - court, as for volleyball. Niʻihau.
  pahu₁₀ - var. spelling of pahū, to explode, burst...
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           lele pahu - var. spelling of lele pahū, to leap into water with a splash; as this was considered poor diving...

pahu₁  n. box, drum, cask, chest, barrel, trunk, tank, case, ship binnacle, collection box, keg, ark, coffin, dresser, bureau, cabinet; bald heads were sometimes ridiculed as drums. cf. hulipahu, pahu pāpale. bc [Pn(CE) *pasu, drum n]

hula pahudance to drum beat, perhaps formerly called ʻai haʻa (UL 103)

pahu  n. case. cf. ʻope. see pūʻolo, ʻekeʻeke.

pahu koloakacase of soda

pahu piacase of beer

pahu₂  n. stake, staff, stick, post, pole. cf. pahu hope, pahu hopu, pahukū. bc [He lāʻau a mea like paha i hou ʻia i loko o ka lepo.]₁₄

pahu₃  vt.
  • to push, shove;
  • to thrust or hurl, as a spear or javelin;
  • to pierce with a sharp instrument, as in letting blood;
  • to fall overboard.
  • fig., to bruise the feeling of others.
 
(For. 5:123) bc [(FJ) PPn *pasu, to pound, thump v.t] [Hou i ka lāʻau. Hou; ʻō i loko o kekahi mea.]₁₂,₁₄

hoʻopahuto cause to push, etc

WaipahuPushing water, said to be named for water that forced its way out of the earth at Waipahu, Oʻahu, said to have been formerly called Waipahū (see pahū). (place name)

pahu  vt. to push. also pohu.

pahu₄  vt.
  • to cut off short;
  • odd-numbered.
 
. cf. ʻāpahu, ʻoi₃, pahupū. bc

I pahu ʻoukou ʻaoʻao.If your side is odd-numbered. (For. 6:53)

pahu₅  n. trunkfishes, boxfishes, cowfishes (Ostracion). (Malo) says that pahu were taboo to women. also moa. (Malo 29) bc

pahu₆  n. name of a region below the ʻilima and above the kula. bc

pahu₇  n. gill net used in shallow water. (Malo 213, Emerson note) bc

pahu₈  n. base or plate, as on a baseball diamond.

pahu ʻekahifirst base

pahu ʻekoluthird base

pahu ʻeluasecond base

pahu eohome plate

pahu₉  n. court, as for volleyball. Niʻihau. also kahua pōpaʻipaʻi.

pahu₁₀  var. spelling of pahū, to explode, burst...

Pahu  placename. point. see Laeokapahu.

pahū  {pa- + hū₁} nvi. to explode, burst; explosive, blast, thud; outburst. cf. pōkā pahū. see ex. walawala. PPN *pasuu.

hoʻopahūto explode, set off, as dynamite or firecrackers; to blast, blow up

mokulele hoʻopahū nuilarge bomber

pahua₁  pas/imp. of pahu₃. see hula Pahua, a spear dance (UL 183) [Pahu ʻia.]₁₂

pahua₂  vs. downtrodden, as grass where cattle have stamped. (rare.

pahuʻa  nvs.
  • unsuccessful, ineffective, lack of success.
  • ruined, spoiled;

hoʻopahuʻato spoil, wreck

Ka pahuʻa o ka ʻawa i ke keiki.The lack of effect of the kava on the child.

Ua pahuʻa ia mea he "maka ʻewaʻewa."This thing "crooked eyes" doesn't amount to anything. [said insultingly of Oʻahu]

-pāhua  (rare.

hoʻopāhuʻato move sideways; to sail to windward

pāhuʻa [·huʻa]  similar to kīpuka₁, said especially of clear areas in pastures where it is easy to rope cattle.

pāhuʻa [·huʻa]  n. open dirt area in pasture, clearing in range land.

pahu ʻai holo  n. end zone, on a football field. lit., touchdown box.

Pahualoo  placename. land section, Hālawa qd., Molokaʻi.

pahu aniani [pahu ani·ani]  n. glass box, especially a glass-bottomed box for fishing; glass case, as in a museum.

pahu aʻo  n. dialog box, in a computer program. lit., teaching box.

Ua ʻōʻili ʻemo ʻole mai nei kekahi pahu aʻo.A dialog box suddenly appeared.

pahu berita  var. spelling of pahu pelika, ark of the covenant...

pahu ʻea  n. plastic container (KAN)

pahu hae  n. flagpole. [He pou e kau ai ka hae.]₁₄

pahu hao  n. safe, strong box. lit., iron box.

pahu hau, pahuhau  n. icebox, refrigerator.

pahuhau  var. spelling of pahu hau, icebox, refrigerator...

pahu heiau [pahu hei·au]  n. temple drum.

pahu hilihili  drum (musical) (Hopita) cf. hilihili₁, redup. of hili₃, to whip, smite, thrash...

pahu hōʻike  n. ark of the testimony. lit., testifying box.

E kau ana i mua a ka pahu hōʻike, i mua hoʻi o ka noho aloha e kau ana maluna o ka pahu kānāwai.Put it before the ark of the testimony before the mercy seat that is over the testimony. (Puk. 30.6)

pahu holoholona  cage (EH)

pahuhonuaea [pahu·honua·ea]  n. terrarium. lit., aerated box (of) earth. cf. pahumeaolaea, pahuwaiea.

pahu hoʻokele [pahu hoʻo·kele]  n. controller, as in Nintendo games. lit., box (to) steer.

pahu hoʻolele kiʻi  n. television . also kīwī. (HE)

pahu hoʻolele leo [pahu hoʻo·lele leo]  n. radio. intercom (HE). Niʻihau. also lēkiō.

pahu hoʻonui leo [pahu hoʻo·nui leo]  n. amplifier. lit., box (for) increasing sound. cf. pahu leo.

pahu hoʻoulu meakanu [pahu· hoʻo·ulu mea·kanu]  n. planter, as for growing plants. lit., box (for) growing plants.

pahu hoʻowela wai [pahu hoʻo·wela wai]  n. water heater. lit., tank (for) heating water. also kula hoʻowela wai.

pahu hope  n. final goal or stake.

pahuhope [pahu·hope]  n. finish point, as in a race. cf. pahukū.

laina pahuhopefinish line

pahu hopu  n. final goal. lit., catching goal.

pahuhopu [pahu·hopu]  n. goal. also pahuhopu laulā.

pahuhopu hāikiobjective

pahuhu  n. young of the fish uhu.

pāhūhū [··]  vi. to gush, ooze forth, as blood.

hoʻopāhūhūto cause to gush forth

pahu hula  n. hula drum.

pahu iʻa  n. small aquarium box for fish.

pahu ihe  to throw a javelin (EH)

pāhuʻihuʻi [·huʻi·huʻi]  var. of pāhiʻuhiʻu, a game.

pahukaʻa [pahu·kaʻa]  n. juice extracted from a green gourd by pounding, said to be used in an enema.

pahu kaha  n. check box, as in computer programs. lit., box (to) check. [+]

pahu kāhea [pahu ·hea]  S  n. walkie-talkie. Niʻihau.

pahukaina [pahu·kaina]  n. ashes. also lehu, noho hale.

pahukala₁ [pahu·kala]  n. sham battle with sharp weapons. (Malo 66)

pahukala₂ [pahu·kala]  n. herald who announces (kala) war.

pahu kālā [pahu ·]  n. safe-deposit box. cash register (HE)

pahu kāleka  n. card catalog (library) (HE)

pahu kāleka kuhi puke [pahu ·leka kuhi puke]  n. card catalog, as in a library. see kāleka helu kuhi puke.

pahu kanaloa [pahu kana·loa]  n. prayer drum (perhaps from pahu kala loa, drum proclaiming to a distance).

pahu kānāwai [pahu ··wai]  n. ark of the testimony. lit., legal box. cf. pahu hōʻike.

pahu kani  n. drum; tabret (Kin. 31.27) , eardrum ((Kel. 115); translation from Eng.). fig., bald head. lit., sounding drum.

pahu kapu  n. a stake beyond which it was taboo to pass; sanctuary. lit., taboo stake.

Pahukauila [Pahu-kauila]  placename. gulch, Kamalō qd., south Molokaʻi. lit.: kauila wood drum.

pahu kīkā [pahu ·]  cigar box. see ʻukulele pahu kīkā, cigar box ʻukulele...

Pahukini [Pahu-kini]  placename. heiau behind Kapaʻa quarry, Kailua, Oʻahu; also called Moʻokini. (McAllister 182-183.). lit.: many drums.

pahukū₁ [pahu·]  n. goal or stick at the starting place of a race.

pahukū [pahu·]  n. starting point, as in a race. cf. pahuhope.

laina pahukūstarting line

pahukū₂ [pahu·]  n. reserve of an army, especially a rear guard.

pahukū₃ [pahu·]  vt. to repel, as in war.

pāhuku [·huku]  same as pōhuku, swollen...

pahu kui  n.v. hypodermic injection; to be injected. lit., needle piercing.

Pahukui [Pahu-kui]  placename. street, Kalihi Waena, Honolulu.

pahukula  n. var. spelling of pahu kula, cooler (insulated food container) (OO)

pahu kula, pahukula  n. cooler (insulated food container) (NKE)

pahu kupapaʻu [pahu kupa·paʻu]  n. coffin. lit., corpse box.

pā hula  n. hula troupe, hula studio, place reserved for hula dancing. platform (HE)

pahu laka  n. locker. also waihona pāiki.

pā hula keʻena aʻo hula  hula studio (EH)

pahu lako kāhiko  n. jewelry box. (KAN)

pahu leka  n. var. spelling of pahuleka, mailbox, address.

pahuleka, pahu leka  n. mailbox, address. (NKE)

pahu leo  n. speaker, as for a stereo. lit., sound box. cf. pahu hoʻonui leo.

pahu lole  n. clothes chest or trunk.

pahulu₁  nvs.
  • nightmare (named for a chief of evil spirits on Lānaʻi who was killed by Kaululāʻau [Ka-ulu-lāʻau]; his spirit enchanted certain fish, especially goatfish, weke; if a weke head is eaten near bedtime, nightmares are said to result; the closer to Lānaʻi the weke is caught, the worse the nightmare);
  • ghost;
  • haunted;
  • unlucky.

he hale pahulua haunted house

hoʻopahuluto have a nightmare; nightmare; to haunt; to bring bad luck; unlucky

maka i ka noe, i ka pahulu i ke ala loa.Eyes blinded by the mist, by the haunts of the long road. (ON 2689)

pahulu₂  nvs. exhausted, worn-out, of over-farmed soil; such soil.

hoʻopahuluto exhaust the soil; to let the land rest and lie fallow

pahulu₃  n. volunteer sweet potatoes, sweet potatoes of the second growth.

Pahulu  placename. street, Kalihi Uka, Honolulu, probably named for the god of nightmares.

pahuluhope [pahulu·hope]  vs. demented, to behave as if crazy.

pahululu [pahu·lulu]  vs. somewhat rainy, showery. (rare.

pahu manamana [pahu mana·mana]  n. intersection, crossroads. lit., branching stake.

pahu manu  cage (EH)

pahu mea hana  n. tool box. (HE)

pahumeaolaea [pahu·mea·ola·ea]  n. vivarium. lit., aerated box (of) living things. cf. pahuhonuaea, pahuwaiea.

pahu mea pāʻani [pahu mea ·ʻani]  n. toy chest, toy box. also waihona mea pāʻani, toy box...

pahu meli  n. beehive.

pahu mīka  n. meter box.

pahuna  n. a pushing, thrust, hurling, piercing, etc., as of an ihe spear. cf. pahu₃.

Hoʻokahi ia pahuna, ʻo ka hāʻule ia.But a single thrust and he fell.

pāhune [·hune]  n. platelet (preceded by ke). lit., tiny disk.

pahu noho  n. box, as at a theater.

Pahū Nui  n. The Big Bang, i.e. the theory that the universe began in a high-density, high-temperature state from which the expanding universe of galaxies formed. lit. big explosion. [+]

pahu ʻōlelo [pahu ʻō·lelo]  n. phonograph. lit., speaking box.

Pahuomāui [Pahu-o-Māui]  placename. name of a heiau that stood at the site of the lighthouse below Diamond Head, Oʻahu. lit.: Māuiʻs drum.

pahu pā  n. meat safe, cupboard. lit., dish box.

pahu paʻahau [pahu paʻa·hau]  n. freezer. see paʻahau.

pahupahu₁ [pahu·pahu]  redup. of pahu₃, to push, shove; to thrust or hurl; fig., to bruise the feeling of others... PPN *pasupasu.

Ua pahupahu ʻoia i kāna kaikaina.He bruised the feelings of his younger brother.

pahupahu₂ [pahu·pahu]  n.v. billiards, pool; to play billiards or pool.

pahupahu₃ [pahu·pahu]  redup. of pahu₄ to cut off short; odd-numbered...; blunt, dull.

pahūpahū₁ [pahū·pahū]  firecrackers. redup. of pahū, to explode, burst, explosive, blast, thud, outburst...; PPN *pasuupasuu.

hoʻopahūpahūredup. of hoʻopahū; to drum or stamp with force; to squeeze certain types of small fish so they burst

pahūpahū [pahū·pahū]  n. firecracker (preceded by ke). see ahihoʻoleʻaleʻa.

kālī pahūpahūstring of firecrackers

pahūpahū₂ [pahū·pahū]  same as kāʻekeʻeke, bamboo pipes, varying in length from .3 to about 1 m...

pahūpahū₃ [pahū·pahū]  n. tiny and worthless taro offshoot from an offshoot of several generations. see kalo. (Kep. 153)

pahu paʻi  n. small sharkskin hula drum. lit., beating drum.

pahu paʻikiʻi  n. var. spelling of pahupaʻikiʻi, camera, kodak. lit., box for printing pictures.

pahupaʻikiʻi, pahu paʻikiʻi [pahu·paʻi·kiʻi]  n. camera, kodak. lit., box for printing pictures.

pahu paʻi wikiō [pahu paʻi wiki·ō]  n. camcorder, video camera. lit., video camera. see paʻi.

neʻena pahu paʻi wikiōvideo camera movement

pahu paka  n. tobacco box or container.

pahu palapala [pahu pala·pala]  S  n. writing desk; formerly a container for the coloring liquid used in printing tapa. lit., document box.

pahu pānānā [pahu ··]  n. binnacle.

pahu papakaumaka [pahu papa·kau·maka]  n. monitor, as for a computer or in movie or video production. lit., screen box. see papakaumaka.

pahu papakaumaka kamepiulacomputer monitor

pahu papakaumaka kīwīTV monitor

pahu pāpale [pahu ·pale]  n. hatbox; wooden block upon which a hat is plaited; such hats are called pāpale pahu.

pahu pelika, pahu berita  n. ark of the covenant. lit., covenant box. (Ios. 3.3)

pahu pepa  n. cardboard box. lit., paper box. cf. pepa pahu.

pahu pono haʻawina [pahu pono haʻa·wina]  n. schoolbox. lit., box (for) lesson supplies.

pahu poʻo liʻiliʻi [pahu poʻo liʻi·liʻi]  n. keg. lit., small-headed barrel.

pahupū [pahu·]  vs. cut in half, cut in two, severed, cut short, chopped off.

E ʻoki ʻo mua me hope o ka waʻa ā pahupū.Sever the bow and stern of the canoe, completely sever. (FS 187)

nui pahupūof uneven size; poorly proportioned, as overly large buttocks, shoulders; unsymmetrical

pahu puke  n. bookcase.

pahu ʻuiki uila  n. fuse box.

pahu uila  phonograph (one of the names used for an early phonograph said to have recorded Kalākaua's voice as he lay dying in 1891 in San Francisco). (EH)

pahuʻume  n. var. spelling of pahu ʻume, drawer, bureau, buffet.

pahu ʻume, pahuʻume  S  n. drawer, bureau, buffet.

pahu ʻume  S  n. bureau, dresser. see ʻume.

pahu ʻume o ka lumi ʻaina  sideboard (EH)

pahu wai  n. water barrel, tank.

pahuwaiea [pahu·wai·ea]  n. aquarium. lit., aerated box (of) water. cf. hale hōʻikeʻike iʻa, pahuhonuaea, pahumeaolaea.

pahu waiho lole  n. clothes chest or trunk.

pahu waihona [pahu wai·hona]  n. chest of drawers, cabinet, bureau.

pahu waihona pepa [pahu wai·hona pepa]  n. file cabinet. lit., container (for) paper files. also pahu waihona, waihona pepa.

pahu waihona waiwai [pahu wai·hona wai·wai]  n. treasure chest. lit., chest (for) storing valuables.

pahu waiho puke  bookcase (EH)

pahu wai kaʻa  n. radiator (automobile). (HE)

pahu waiū [pahu wai·ū]  n. milk carton.

pahu wāwahie kūwaho [pahu ·wahie ·waho]  n. external fuel tank, as on a spaceship.

pai-  vt. a prefix meaning to laud, encourage; -ism, a suffix in English meaning devotion or adherence to something.

pai₁  S  vt. to urge, encourage, rouse, stir up, excite. [(AN) PPn *pai, good] [Hāpai i ka manaʻo.]₁₄

hoʻopaito encourage, cause to rouse, etc

pai₂  vt. to raise, lift up, increase. PCP *pai.

pai₃  vt. to laud, praise, exalt. cf. pai aliʻi, to laud or praise a chief; namedropping

puke paijournal, as a periodical dealing with scientific or professional issues. lit., (subject)-extolling book

pai₄  vt. to pamper, spoil, as a favorite child; to make a pet of.

I ka hoʻokiʻekiʻe i ka pai ʻia e ke kupuna wahine.The willfulness is due to being pampered by the grandmother.

pai₅  n. a funnelshaped wicker basket used for catching shrimps and small fish, so called because it was lifted (pai) from the water. also ʻapai, ʻāpua.

pai₆  n. a native fern (Adenophorus hymenophylloides) with clustered, narrow, pinnate fronds, 5 to 13 cm long, growing on trees at rather high altitudes. also huna palai, palai huna. [Pn(CE) *pai, plant sp]

pai₇  n. a kind of snail shellfish said to be poisonous to touch (no data).

pai₈  same as pānānai, flat, shallow, as a dish... see kīkala pai. (rare.

pai₉  n. pie, tart. Eng. (1 Sam. 17.18)

pai₁₀  n. pi (π), in math. see kī pai, pakuhi pai. Eng.

helu kohu paitranscendental number

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paʻi

see below...

  paʻi₁ - to slap, spank, beat, hit, clap; a slapping, slap, to print, publish; ....
      paʻi ʻai - hard, pounded but undiluted taro; heavy, as poorly made cake.
      paʻi ʻana - printing, edition.
      paʻi ʻana no ka hoʻoponopono - proofs (of printing)
      paʻi hakahaka - printing, as contrasted with handwriting (kākau); form, questionnaire; ....
      paʻi hakahaka - to type. Niʻihau.
      paʻi hale - to thatch or line a house.
      paʻi hewa - misprint, typographical error; to make such an error. lit., mistaken printing.
      paʻi hou - reprint
      paʻi i ka pāpākole - spank
      paʻi ipu - to drum, drummer
      paʻi kāhela - to pan, as with a movie or video camera (preceded by ke). lit., take ....
      paʻi kiʻi - to take pictures, photographs; photographer. lit., snap pictures.
      paʻi kiʻi - to photograph or take a picture, either still or motion (preceded by ke).
      paʻi kinipōpō - baseball bat, tennis racquet; to hit a ball.
      paʻi koli - to trim, cut short.
      paʻi kukui - a kind of dark tapa cloth dyed with juice from kukui bark, said to ....
      paʻi kulo - to make a sidewinder serve, in volleyball. Niʻihau.
      paʻi lihi - to dink, i.e. to mishit or clip (the ball), in volleyball. lit., slight hit. ....
      paʻi lua - double hit
      paʻi manamana - to volley, i.e. keep the ball in play, in volleyball. lit., hit (with) ....
      paʻi pālahalaha - to spike with open hand, in volleyball. Nīʻihau.
      paʻi palapala - printing press; to print.
      paʻi puna - to whitewash, plaster. lit., to slap coral.
      paʻi ʻuala - cooked and compressed sweet potatoes allowed to ferment slightly and used as a ....
      paʻi ulele - service, in volleyball; to serve (the ball). lit., hit (to) get into action.
      paʻi umauma - chest-slapping hula.
      paʻi ʻuwala - sweet-potato poi
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          hale paʻi - publishing house, print shop, printing establishment.
          hua paʻi - character, as of type in a computer program. usu. hua. lit., print letter.
          hula Palani paʻi umauma - name of chest-slapping hulas performed for Kalākaua's coronation.
          ipu paʻi - gourd drum. lit., gourd to beat.
          kaʻa paʻi ulele - side out, in volleyball. lit., transferred service. also ....
          kiʻi paʻi - photograph, shot.
          kila paʻi puna - trowel, lit., steel slap lime.
          kinipōpō paʻi - tennis. lit., ball to strike.
          kope paʻi mua - proof, i.e. a final copy to check for errors before printing. lit., proof copy. Also ....
          kope paʻi mua uliuli - blueline, i.e. a final proof made on photosensitive paper, in offset printing. lit., ....
          lāʻau paʻi kinipōpō - ball bat, tennis racket, pingpong paddle; any kind of paddle for slapping a ball. ....
          lele paʻi - jump ball, in basketball. lit., jump (and) slap.
          mea paʻi - publisher
          mīkini paʻi - printer, as for a computer. laser printer HE. lit., machine (for) printing.
          mīkini paʻi nūpepa - printing press. lit., machine to print newspapers.
          mīkini paʻi palapala - printing press
          namu paʻi kalo - var. spelling of namu paʻi ʻai, pidgin English...
          ʻōwili paʻi kiʻi - roll of film
          pahu paʻi - small sharkskin hula drum. lit., beating drum.
          pahu paʻi wikiō - camcorder, video camera. lit., video camera.
          papa paʻi - printing press.
          pepa paʻi kiʻi - photographic film.
          pōkaʻa paʻi kiʻi - roll of film
  paʻi₂ - to tie; a draw; equal; to make an agreement (said to be so called because champions ....
      paʻi ā paʻi - equal, as of two persons; to tie, have a draw.
      paʻi kau - equal.
      paʻi wale - a draw or tie; to have a draw or tie.
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          hoʻopaʻi ā paʻi - to make similar; to copy the clothing or manners of another, to ape, mimic, imitate
          paʻi ā paʻi - equal, as of two persons; to tie, have a draw.
  paʻi₃ - to mix, as ingredients; to mingle.
      paʻi palaoa - dough. lit., mix flour.
  paʻi₄ - to put clothes to soak, as in soapy water.
  paʻi₅ - a bundle, package, especially of food; to tie up such a bundle; bunch, cluster, as ....
      paʻi aʻa - root system, rootlets, small branches.
      paʻi aʻa koko - vein (small)
      paʻi berena - var. spelling of paʻi pelena, loaves...
      paʻi hua₁ - bundle of fruit; fruit cluster, as of grapes.
      paʻi hua₂ - bulge, as in canoe sides.
      paʻi hua fiku - var. spelling of paʻi hua piku, cake of figs...
      paʻi hua piku - cake of figs.
      paʻi hua waina - cluster of grapes.
      paʻi huawaina - var. spelling of paʻi hua waina, cluster of grapes.
      paʻi palaoa - cakes of fine flour.
      paʻi pelena - loaves.
      paʻi waina - cluster of grapes.
  paʻi₆ - to strip, as bark.
  paʻi₇ - lining, as of pandanus or sugar-cane leaves, inside thatching of pili ....
  paʻi₈ - decaying, of fruits or plants; blight.
  paʻi₉ - short for paʻimalau₁, Portuguese man-of-war...
  paʻi₁₀ - a heap.
  paʻi₁₁ - to evict, as from land.
  paʻi₁₂ - to build, construct, to put together.

paʻi₁  nvt.
  • to slap, spank, beat, hit, clap; a slapping, slap,
  • to print, publish; stamping, printing
  • to snap, as pictures;
  • to break, as a taboo;
(several old types of tapa begin with paʻi: paʻipaʻinahā, paʻiua, paʻiʻula; preceded by ke).
cf. paʻi ā paʻi, paʻi kiʻi, paʻi puna. bc [(AN) PPn *paki, slap] [hili aku i ka lima.]₁₉

hoʻopaʻi hāluʻasets of parallel lines on a beater at right angles

hoʻopaʻi₁to slap, hit, punish, chastise, fine, pay back, seek revenge; punishment, revenge, fine, penalty

hoʻopaʻi₂design with 12 to 18 ruled parallel lines on a tapa beater

ka mea hoʻopaʻi kokoavenger of blood (Ios. 20.9)

ke kolu o ke paʻi ʻanathird edition

ʻōlelo hoʻopaʻisentence (penalty)

paʻi ʻanaprinting, edition, impression

paʻi iputo beat a gourd drum

paʻi  vt. to print, as on a computer (preceded by ke).

mīkini paʻiprinter

n. shot, as of a photograph or in movie or video production (preceded by ke). see kokoke, laulā, lōpū, paʻi kiʻi.

ʻano paʻitypes of shots

paʻi kokokeclose-up

paʻi kokoke loaextreme close-up

paʻi laulāwide shot

paʻi laulā loaextreme wide shot

paʻi lōpūmedium shot

vt. to take, shoot, or snap, as a photograph (preceded by ke). cf. ʻāpona. see pahu paʻi wikiō.

mea paʻi kiʻiphotographer, cameraperson

paʻi kiʻiʻoniʻonito shoot a movie film

paʻi wikiōto shoot a video

paʻi₂  nvs. to tie; a draw; equal; to make an agreement (said to be so called because champions slapped each other's open palms after they had agreed on the terms of a match or race, and with a draw it was as though they had no more than concluded the terms). cf. paʻi ā paʻi. bc

Inā e paʻi ana e koho ana ʻoia.If it's a tie, he will vote.

paʻi₃  vt. to mix, as ingredients; to mingle. bc [Ke kāpili a i ʻole ke kūkulu ʻana.]

paʻi₄  to put clothes to soak, as in soapy water. bc

paʻi₅  nvt. a bundle, package, especially of food; to tie up such a bundle; bunch, cluster, as of grapes (preceded by ke). cf. paʻi aʻa, paʻi ʻai, paʻi palaoa, paʻi ʻuala, paʻi waina. bc

ke paʻi.What a load [of work to do]. (ON 1901)

paʻi₆  to strip, as bark. rare var. of paʻipaʻi₃; bc

paʻi₇  nvt. lining, as of pandanus or sugar-cane leaves, inside thatching of pili grass; to line thus. bc

paʻi₈  vs. decaying, of fruits or plants; blight. cf. kāpaʻi₂, poultice. (rare.bc

paʻi₉  short for paʻimalau₁, Portuguese man-of-war... bc

paʻi  n. Portuguese man-of-war (Physalia). Niʻihau. also paʻimalau. see paʻipeʻa, paʻipihi.

paʻi₁₀  n. a heap. bc

paʻi₁₁  vt. to evict, as from land. bc

ʻO ka paʻi ʻana o ʻAikanaka i mākua ma kēia paʻi ʻana a ʻAikanaka i mākua.As for Man-eater's eviction of the parents … in this eviction by Man-eater of the parents [from their land] (note possessive prepositions o and a in similar environments). (FS 47)

paʻi₁₂  to build, construct, to put together. cf. paʻi hale, to thatch or line a house... [Ke kāpili a i ʻole ke kūkulu ʻana.]

E paʻi aku hoʻi au i hale no kāua e noho ʻoluʻolu mai.And I'll build us a house as well, for us to live comfortably. (Maka 7)

paia  nvs. wall, side of a house, clearing in a forest (often translated bower); walled in, as by vegetation. bc [Kū i ka pilikia; mai ka ʻōlelo haole mai, “up against the wall”.]₁₄

Paia ʻala i ka hala.Forest bower fragrant with pandanus [also said of grass houses with hīnano bracts stuck in the walls so that all might enjoy the fragrance].

paiʻā  n. bracken, a fern (Pteridium aquilinum var. decompositum). also kīlau, kīlau pueo. (Neal 15–16)

paʻia  vs. temporarily deaf, as from ascending to a high altitude.

ua paʻia hinihiniheard indistinctly

pāʻia  v.
  • fenced in;
  • struck.
 
. cf. pā₁, . [PPn *paakia, slapped, hit (passive or transitive)]

Pāʻia  placename. quadrangle, village, bay, and school, East Maui. lit.: noisy.

paʻi aʻa  n. root system, rootlets, small branches. [Pn(NP) *pakiaka, root of a plant]

Paʻi aʻa kokosmall arteries or veins

paʻi aʻa koko  vein (small) (EH)

pā ʻia e ke Kona  hit by the Kona wind (EH)

Lanalana, ʻia e ke Kona, huli .Spider, hit by the southerly wind, turns over, (of a weakling). (ON 1948, FS 183)

paʻiaha [paʻi·aha]  n. a variety of taro.

paiahaʻa  vs. var. spelling of paiāhaʻa₁, short, dumpy, as a person or animal.

Paiahaʻa [Pai-a-haʻa]  placename. land division and ancient surfing area east of South Point, Kaʻū, Hawaiʻi. (UL 191.). lit.: lift and sway [of waves].

paiāhaʻa₁, paiahaʻa [pai·ā·haʻa]  vs. short, dumpy, as a person or animal.

paiāhaʻa₂ [pai·ā·haʻa]  vi. dancing, surging, undulating, as the sea; tossing, as a canoe in a rough sea.

paʻi ʻai  n. hard, pounded but undiluted taro; heavy, as poorly made cake.

lima paʻi ʻailoose-flowing sleeve

ʻōlelo paʻi aiEnglish or pidgin Hawaiian

paʻia kuli, pāʻia kuli  vs. deafening. [Ka piha ʻana o nā pepeiao i ka hana kuli.]

pāʻia kuli  vs. var. spelling of paʻia kuli, deafening.

Pāʻiakuli [Pāʻia-kuli]  placename. reservoir (now abandoned), Waipiʻo qd., Hawaiʻi. lit.: deafeningly noisy.

paialewa [pai·alewa]  vt. convectional, i.e. to circulate, as air or liquid, between a lower and higher stratum due to variations in density, heat; and gravity; convection; convective.

No ka paialewa, ʻike ʻia ao ʻōpua nui ma luna o ka mokupuni a me ka ua nui ma uka o pali.Because of convection, large clouds form over the island and rain falls over the interior mountainous sections.

paiālewa [pai·ā·lewa]  vt. tossed here and there, as by a rough sea; to carry back and forth, to and fro, up and down, as a boat or kite; to tote. lit., lift unto space. (For. 5:548) [Ke kīloi ʻana i kekahi mea i ʻō a i ʻaneʻi a i luna a i lalo e like me ka moku e kīloi nui ʻia ana e nā ʻale nui o ke kai.]

pai aliʻi  v. to laud or praise a chief; to elevate one's own ego by recounting one's association with chiefs; name-dropping.

Paialoa [Paia-loa]  placename. fishpond (now filled in), Kamalō qd., south Molokaʻi. lit.: long wall.

Paialopāʻowā [Pai-alo--ʻowā]  n. wind inland of Hāna, Maui.

paialou [pai·alou]  vt. to make a pitch, as a sales pitch, or to 'sell' an idea.

paʻi ʻana  n. printing, edition.

paʻi ʻana no ka hoʻoponopono  proofs (of printing) (EH)

paia o hope  back wall of a house (EH)

paʻi ā paʻi  vs. equal, as of two persons; to tie, have a draw. cf. paʻi₂.

hoʻopaʻi ā paʻito make similar; to copy the clothing or manners of another, to ape, mimic, imitate

Ua paʻi ā paʻi lāua ma ka naʻauao.They are equals in wisdom.

paiʻāpala [paiʻā·pala]  n. apple pie. Eng.

paʻiāuma [paʻi·ā·uma]  v. to slap the chest, as in grief. fig., to show grief, wail in lamentation. (Gram. 8.7.2)   [Uē paʻiāuma: Ka uē ʻana me ka paʻi pū i ka umauma; hana mau ʻia i ke au kahiko no ka hōʻike ʻana i ke kaumaha no kekahi kanaka i make. Ke paʻi ʻana i ka umauma ma ka uē kaumaha nui ʻana i ka make ʻana o kekahi poʻe. Kūmākena, ʻo ka ʻoi loa aku, ke kūmākena ʻana ma ke paʻi ʻana i ka umauma.],,₁₄

Paʻiāuma wale aku i ke aloha i kāne.Just showing great grief from love for the husbands.

paʻi berena  var. spelling of paʻi pelena, loaves...

paiʻea  n. an edible crab, found where the ʻaʻama is found, but with a harder shell and shorter legs fringed in front with short, stiff hair; perhaps one of the grapsids; one of the names of Kamehameha I. fig., a star athlete. [PPn *paʻikea, crab sp]

Pāʻieʻie [-ʻieʻie]  placename. land near Panaʻewa, Hilo, Hawaiʻi. lit.: ʻieʻie vine enclosure.

Luhe i ka wai o Pāʻieʻiedrooping over the water of Pāʻieʻie [comparing a drunk to drooping ʻieʻie vines] (ON 2025)

paʻiha  same as ʻihaʻiha.

Paʻiha ʻoukou i ke ala, e ʻāpuʻe.You are strained on the path, struggle. (For. 6:294)

paihaʻa [pai·haʻa]  var. of paiāhaʻa₁, short, dumpy..., paiāhaʻa₂, dancing, surging...

paihaʻakei ʻili [pai·haʻa·kei ʻili]  vt. racism, i.e. adhering to a belief that one's own race is superior to another race. also paihaʻakei lāhui. cf. hoʻokae, hoʻokae ʻili.

paihaʻakei lāhui [pai·haʻa·kei ·hui]  see paihaʻakei ʻili, racism...

paʻi hakahaka [paʻi haka·haka]  n. printing, as contrasted with handwriting (kākau); form, questionnaire; blank, as on a questionnaire. lit., space printing.

paʻi hakahaka [paʻi haka·haka]  vt. to type. Niʻihau. also kikokiko.

paʻi hale  v. to thatch or line a house. see paʻi₇.

paihānau [pai··nau]  n. pro-life, i.e. opposed to abortion; right to life. cf. paikoho. see kaupalena hānau.

paʻi hewa  S  nvt. misprint, typographical error; to make such an error. lit., mistaken printing.

paihī  n. trickling water, as down the face of a cliff. (rare.

paʻihi  vt.
  • clear, bright, cloudless;
  • neat, tidy,
  • well dressed in one's best;
  • to honor;
  • set, as a ship's sails
(often preceded by hao ā).
PCP *paki(f,s)i.

Hōʻike ka nani o ka wahine, a i nui hao ā paʻihi.The beauty of the woman shows, and on your important day dress in your best. (name song for Kapiʻolani)

Kūlana hanohano i paʻihi ʻia aku maluna ona.An honor conferreed upon him.

pāʻihi₁  n. a small weed (Nasturtium sarmentosum), related to watercress; used medicinally and as a tapa dye. cf. ʻihi kū kēpau. (Neal 372) PPN *pakisi.

pāʻihi₂  n. Maui name for ʻōhiʻa hā, same as hā₇, a native species of Eugenia.

pāʻihiʻihi₁  redup. of paʻihi, clear, bright, cloudless; neat, tidy, well dressed in one's best; to honor; set, as a ship's sails ... see ex. mikihilina, oki₂. [Ke kūkulu ʻia ʻana o nā peʻa ma luna o ka moku a paʻa.]

pāʻihiʻihi₂  same as pāʻihi₁, small weed..., pāʻihi₂, Maui name for ʻōhiʻa hā...

paiho₁  vi. to project, as a bone through flesh. (rare.

paiho₂  vi. to make hand signals. (rare.

paiho₃  vs. peeled, as skin. (rare.

hoʻopaihoto peel

paihō [pai·]  n. flapping, of a malo. (rare.

paihoʻāhu kāloaʻa [pai·hoʻāhu ·loaʻa]  see paikāloaʻa, capitalism...

paihoʻohaeweli [pai·hoʻo·hae·weli]  n. terrorism. see hana haeweli, hoʻohaeweli, limahaeweli.[+]

paʻi hou  reprint (EH)

pai hua  n. custard pie, egg pie, fruit pie.

paʻi hua₁  n. bundle of fruit; fruit cluster, as of grapes.

paʻi hua₂  n. bulge, as in canoe sides. (rare.

paʻi hua fiku  var. spelling of paʻi hua piku, cake of figs...

paʻi hua piku, paʻi hua fiku  n. cake of figs. (1 Sam. 25.18)

paʻi huawaina  n. var. spelling of paʻi hua waina, cluster of grapes.

paʻi hua waina, paʻi huawaina  n. cluster of grapes. (1 Sam. 25.18)

pāʻīʻiʻi  see nenue.

paiʻiʻihā [paiʻiʻi·]  n. a small, light-green, oblong fern (Dryopteris dentata), tapering at both ends and divided into many long, narrow divisions, widely distributed in woods of temperate and tropical countries. In Hawaiʻi it also volunteers in gardens. (Neal 20–1)

paʻi i ka pāpākole  spank (EH)

paʻiʻina  redup. of paʻina.

paʻi ipu  to drum, drummer (EH)

paika  nvt. fight; to fight. Eng.

paʻi kāhela [paʻi ·hela]  vt. to pan, as with a movie or video camera (preceded by ke). lit., take (a picture) sweeping backward and forward

paikala [pai·kala]  vt. public relations. also ʻoilaulaha.[+]

Na ka māhele paikala o kēia hui e kūkala aku i ka nūhou maikaʻi i ka lehulehu.It's the job of this company's public relations department to announce good news to the public.

Pāikalani [-i-ka-lani]  placename. ancient taro patch, three acres in area, Honomuni Valley, southeast Molokaʻi, said to have been set aside by Piʻilani, chief of Maui, and to have been used later by Kamehameha I. A variant name is Pāikahāwai (reach the water flume). (Summers 142-144.). lit.: reach the sky.

pā i ka leo  hurt feelings, rebuked (EH)

paikāloaʻa [pai··loaʻa]  vt. capitalism. also paihoʻāhu kāloaʻa. see ahu kāloaʻa.

Ua hoʻohiki maila ke aupuni o Kina e hoʻomau ʻia ana ka ʻōnaehana paikāloaʻa ma Honokaona ma hope o ka hoʻihoʻi ʻia ʻana o ia panalāʻau Beretānia o ka ma mua Kina.The Chinese government has promised that it would maintain a capitalistic system in Hong Kong after the former British colony reverts back to China.

pā i ka makau  wary (as a fish) (EH)

paikano [pai·kano]  vt. to make a great pet of; to treat with great favor.

E paikano nui ana ʻoia i ke aliʻi.He treated the chief with great favor.

paikau [pai·kau]  vi. to march, drill, parade, pass to and fro; to practice firearms. [Kaʻi hele na kekahi pūʻulu a pūʻali nui i mea e nānā ʻia e ka lehulehu.]₁₄

He kumu paikau no koa hele wāwae.Manual of arms for infantry soldiers.

hoʻopaikaucaus/sim

paʻi kau  vs. equal. (rare.

pā i ka ʻū  grief-stricken (EH)

paikauhale [pai·kau·hale]  vt. to go gadding about from house to house.

Paikauhale [Pai-kau·hale]  n. name of a star. see Auhaele.

paikaulei [pai·kau·lei]  rare var. of pakaulei.

paikauleia [pai·kau·leia]  pas/imp. of paikaulei, gad about...

pā i ka ʻupena  wary (as a fish) (EH)

pā i ke kai nui  struck by a big sea (EH)

He ʻūlili holoholo kahakai, i ke kai nui, hina.A tattler running on the beach, struck by a big sea, falls. (of weaklings). (ON 957 EH)

paiki, pāiki, pāisi  n. bag, suitcase, satchel, pocketbook, purse. Eng.

pāiki, pāisi  n. suitcase, purse.

pāiki₁ [·iki]  n. hollow of the hand. (rare.

pāiki₂ [·iki]  vs. cramped, pressed close, crowded. (rare.

pāiki hāʻawe, pāisi hāʻawe [pāiki ·ʻawe]  n. backpack, knap-sack lit., backpack bag. also ʻawe.

paʻi kiʻi  n.v. to take pictures, photographs; photographer. lit., snap pictures. cf. pahu paʻi kiʻi, pepa paʻi kiʻi.

paʻi kiʻi  vt. to photograph or take a picture, either still or motion (preceded by ke). see kiʻi paʻi, paʻi.

paikikala [pai·kikala]  n. bicycle (usually follows kaʻa, vehicle). Eng.

paikikala [paiki·kala]  n. bicycle. cycling (HE) . cf. kalaikikala.

kaea paikikalabicycle tire

kalaiwa paikikalabicycle handlebars

kaulahao paikikalabicycle chain

ke ʻau paikikalabicycle handlebars

kua hao paikikalabicycle crossbar

noho paikikalabicycle seat

paikikala holo kuahiwimountain bike

taea paikikalabicycle tire

pāiki lola  n. tape case, cassette holder. cf. poho lola.

paikini [pai·kini]  n. fashion, style. Eng.

paʻi kinipōpō [paʻi kini·pōpō]  n.v. baseball bat, tennis racquet; to hit a ball.

paiki paʻa lima  n. var. spelling of paiki paʻalima, handbag.

paiki paʻalima, paiki paʻa lima [paiki paʻa·lima]  n. handbag.

Paikō  placename. lagoon, peninsula, and drive,Kuliʻouʻou, Honolulu, named for Pico, a part-Portuguese resident of the area.

paikoho [pai·koho]  n. pro-choice, i.e. advocating legalized abortion. cf. paihānau. see kaupalena hānau.

paʻi koli  vt. to trim, cut short.

paikomo [pai·komo]  vt. recruitment; to recruit. cf. painoho.[+]

paiku  pass (to and fro) (EH)

paikū kaʻawale [pai· kaʻa·wale]  n. isolationism. lit., adhering to (the principle of) standing separate.

paʻi kukui  n. a kind of dark tapa cloth dyed with juice from kukui bark, said to be from Hālawa, Molokaʻi (Ii 83). According to (And), a pale yellow tapa made on Molokaʻi. also paʻipaʻi kukui.

paikuli [pai·kuli]  those in charge of a chief's property. (And.)

paʻi kulo  vt. to make a sidewinder serve, in volleyball. Niʻihau.

paikumu [pai·kumu]  vs. to have connections with important or influential persons. (rare.

paila₁  nvt. pile, heap; to heap up. Eng.

ka paila.A big pile [work to do]. (ON 1892)

paila₂, baila  nvt. to boil, percolate.

E paila aku i ka ʻiʻo pipi.Boil the beef.

paila  vi. to boil. see kēkelē.

kēkelē pailaboiling point

pailaha [pai·laha]  n. credit, as the name of a person who has contributed to a performance.

paila ʻia  piled (EH)

pailaka, pailata [pai·laka]  nvt. pilot; to pilot. [1. Ka hoʻokele ʻana i ka moku a i ʻole i ka mokulele. 2. Ke kanaka nāna e hoʻokele i ka moku.]

Iesū, e pailaka iaʻuJesus, pilot me. (hymn)

pailani [pai·lani] 
  • similar to mailani, to extol, praise, treat as a chief or great favorite, indulge, spoil, favor... but often pejorative;
  • to spoil.
 
cf. mailani.

hoʻopailanicaus/sim. to make or treat as a favorite.

pailani loa  indulged (EH)

pailata  var. spelling of pailaka, pilot...

pailata mokulele  aviator (EH)

paʻilauʻula [paʻi·lauʻula]  n. dry pandanus leaves still clinging to the tree. lit., cut red leaves. (rare.

paila wahie  n. woodpile, pile of firewood.

paileki [pai·leki]  n. Pyrex. Eng.

hano hoʻokolohua pailekiPyrex test tube

pāʻili  n. swelling, as of newly made tattooing. (rare.

pā ʻili  v. to touch the skin.

Ka iʻa ʻili kanaka o Waimea.The fish that touches the skin of the people of Waimea [said of great schools of hinana, fish].

ʻili  see lāʻau make pā ʻili, contact poison...

paʻi lihi  vt. to dink, i.e. to mishit or clip (the ball), in volleyball. lit., slight hit. also hoʻokulu. see ʻai hele wale.

pā ilina, pāilina  n. cemetery, graveyard. see ex. wailua₁.

pāilina  var. spelling of pā ilina, cemetery...

pailoka [pai·loka]  same as pailaka, pilot

pailola [pai·lola]  n. wintergreen. (scientific name Pyrola). Eng.

pailolo₁ [pai·lolo]  n. a variety of sugar cane. also hou, pakaweli.

Pailolo₂ [pai·lolo]  n. name of the channel between Molokaʻi and Maui.

Pailolo [Pai-lolo]  placename. channel between Maui and Molokaʻi, 8.5 miles wide; probably a contraction of pai (lift) and oloolo (shifting).

pailua [pai·lua]  nvs. nausea; nauseating, abominable. [Pn(CE) *pairua, nausea; feeling of disgust]

hoʻopailuato cause nausea, vomiting; nauseating, sickening, revolting, disgusting, loathsome

mea lele ʻē aʻe apau e kolo ana, me wāwae ʻehā, he mea ia e hoʻopailua ʻia e ʻoukou.All other flying things that creep, which have four feet, shall be an abomination unto you. (Oihk. 11.23)

paʻi lua  double hit

ʻaʻena paʻi luadouble-hit violation, in volleyball

pailula  vs. prescriptive, as writing. [+]

paʻimalau₁ [paʻi·malau]  n. Portuguese man-of-war (Physalia). jellyfish (HE) [PPn *paki-paki, Portuguese man-of-war (Physalia sp.)]

paʻimalau [paʻi·malau]  n. Portuguese man-of-war (Physalia). also paʻi. see paʻipeʻa, paʻipihi.

paʻimalau₂ [paʻi·malau]  n. a fleet of canoes fishing for aku with the malau, bait carrier. [He ʻauwaʻa hī aku. Hoʻohana ʻia ka malau no ka hī aku ʻana. (paʻi + malau).]₁₁

paimana aupuni [pai·mana au·puni]  vt. communism. lit., adhering to government power.

paimana kaʻawale [pai·mana kaʻa·wale]  n. federalism, i.e. the principle of division of power between the state and national governments. lit., adhering to separate power.

paʻi manamana [paʻi mana·mana]  vt. to volley, i.e. keep the ball in play, in volleyball. lit., hit (with) fingers. also pohu. cf. lelekīkē.

pai me nā mea ʻai ʻokiʻoki ʻia  mince pie (EH)

paina₁  na form of pai₂; to lift; lifting, swelling or breaking, as waves.

paina₂  n. fine cloth like serge.

paina₃  n. pine trees and all kinds of conifers; ironwood; cedar (RSV), ash (KJV). Eng. (Isa. 44.14)

paina  n. pine, conifer, or any tree which resembles a pine. also paina lau kukuna, paina tidara (Bib).

paina₄  n. pint. Eng.

paina  n. pint. abb. pin.

paʻina₁  nvi. to crackle, snap, click, tick, pop, resound; crackling, etc; brittle, easily torn. cf. kānepaʻina, ʻuʻina. PEP *pakinga.

paʻinato click, ticktack

paʻina  n. click, as the sound produced when clicking a computer mouse. see kaomi, kōmi.

He kuli nui ka paʻina o kēia ʻiole.This mouse has a loud click to it.

paʻina₂  n. Hawaiʻi Island name for pohā₂, cape gooseberry.

Paʻina  placename. old name for Wilhelmina Rise, Honolulu. lit.: crackle.

pāʻina  nvt. meal, dinner, small party with dinner; to eat a pāʻina. bc

pāʻina ahiahi [pāʻina ahi·ahi]  n. evening meal, dinner, supper.

pāʻina ʻai poi  poi supper (EH)

painaʻāpala [paina·ʻā·pala]  n. pineapple. also hala kahiki.

ʻea painaʻāpalapolyethylene

paina kahakai [paina kaha·kai]  n. French tamarisk (Tamarix gallica), shrub or small trees. Niʻihau. cf. (Neal 587).

paina Kuke  n. Cook pine. also kumu paina Kuke.

Paʻinakuli [Paʻina-kuli]  n. a stroke in lua fighting. lit., deafening crackle.

pāʻina lā hānau  n. birthday party (KAN)

paina luhe  S  n. ironwood. lit., drooping pine. also paina.

pāina male, pāʻina male [·ina male]  n. wedding feast or reception.

pāʻina male  n. var. spelling of pāina male, wedding feast or reception.

pāʻina poi  n.v. poi lunch or supper.

paina Pukikī [paina puki·]  n. Portuguese cypress. also paina tireza (Bib.).

paina pupupu  Niʻihau. same as paina kahakai;

painiki [pai·niki]  vt. to dress in tight-fitting garments; buttoned up tightly. cf. niki, to tie

pai niu  n. coconut pie.

painu.jpgborder=0paʻiniu [paʻi·niu]  n. some native Hawaiian lilies (Astelia spp) with long, narrow, silvery or tan leaves forming rosette-shaped plants growing either on the ground or perching on trees. Small yellow or greenish flowers develop in a panicle on a stalk shorter than the leaves. Formerly, Hawaiians braided hat leis out of the shiny outer layer of the leaves and wore them as a sign that they had visited Kīlauea Volcano, where one species is common. Also used, rarely, for house thatch (For. 5:655). (Neal 192)

paʻiniu [paʻi-niu]  n. a very thin type of tapa.

painoho [pai·noho]  vt. retention, as of students enrolled at a school; to retain. cf. paikomo. see noho.[+]

He aha ke ʻano o papahana painoho haumāna o ke kula?What kind of student retention programs are there at the school?

painu  n. gram. verb, or any word used as a verb. māka painu, verb marker. see pepeke painu. (PHG)

painuʻu₁ [pai·nuʻu]  vt. to carry on the hip or back, as a heavy child; to lug, as a heavy object that must be hitched up now and then.

Ahonui kēia kaikamahine i ka painuʻu i ke kaikaina.This girl is so patient in lugging about her little sister.

painuʻu₂ [pai·nuʻu]  vt. to boast.

E painuʻu ʻoe me mahalo a pala hinu ʻēkā maiʻa.You brag with praise of bright and ripe banana hands [worthless bragging]. (Kel. 138)

paio  nvt. to quarrel, argue, fight; combat, argument, conflict, strife, battle, struggle; to contend, as conflicting winds. bc [Ka hakakā ʻana.]₁₈

ʻahahui paiodebating club

Haʻa makani, e paio nei, paio i ke alo o makani lua.Moving low are the winds, striking as they contend here, blustering before the strong-blowing winds. (For. 6:299)

hoa paioopponent, enemy

hoʻopaiocaus/sim (For. 6:487)

paiō [pai·ō]  n. fixed swing, as with two or more ropes or chains. Niʻihau. . cf. lele koali.

pāʻiʻo  nvt. var. spelling of pā ʻiʻo, fishhook baited with flesh; to remove flesh from bones, as of fish.

pā ʻiʻo, pāʻiʻo  nvt. fishhook baited with flesh; to remove flesh from bones, as of fish. cf. pā₃.

paioa [pai·oa]  vs. tall, slim. cf. leioa. [He lōʻihi a wīwī.]

paioea, paiowea [paio·ea, paio·wea]  n. a variety of sweet potato.

pai ʻōhua [pai ʻō·hua]  n. basket trap for fishing ʻōhua. cf. pai₅.

paio kālaimanaʻo [paio ·lai·manaʻo]  n. debate, argument.

paio kālaimanaʻo [paio ·lai·manaʻo]  vt. debate; to debate.

hui paio kālaimanaʻodebate club

paiola [pai·ola]  vs. nutritious. cf. ʻaiaola.

pāʻiole  n. var. spelling of pā ʻiole, food left for rats on a tray ().

pā ʻiole, pāʻiole  n. food left for rats on a tray ().

Paiʻoluʻolu [Pai-ʻoluʻolu]  placename. point, south side of Hanauma Bay, Oʻahu. lit.: lift gently.

paionia [pai·onia]  nvs. pioneer. Eng.

pai ʻoʻopu  n. basket trap for fishing ʻoʻopu. cf. pai₅.

paiowea  var. spelling of paioea, a variety of sweet potato...

paipai₁ [pai·pai]  S   to lobby. redup. of pai₁, urge, encourage...; bc

hoʻopaipairedup. of hoʻopai, to encourage, cause to rouse, etc...; to promote, cheer, lobby; promotion, agitator

luna paipai pilafloor leader, as a member of a legislative body

paipai₂ [pai·pai]  S   to rock. redup. of pai₂, raise, lift up...; see noho paipai, rocking chair... bc

paʻipaʻi₁ [paʻi·paʻi] 
  • to applaud, clap; applause;
  • to sprinkle coloring matter (as charcoal or red cloth) on tapa and beat it in.
 
redup. of paʻi₁, to slap, spank, beat, hit, clap...; bc PPN *pakipaki.

hoʻopaʻipaʻiredup. of hoʻopaʻi₁, to slap, hit, punish, chastise...

paʻipaʻi₂ [paʻi·paʻi]  mixed, diluted. redup. of paʻi₃, to mix, as ingredients, to mingle; bc

lama paʻipaʻi ʻiamixed alcoholic drink, cocktail

waiū paʻipaʻidiluted milk

paʻipaʻi [paʻi·paʻi]  vt. to dilute or mix, as a drink. cf. hoʻokaiaka.

Ua paʻipaʻi ʻia ka lama i ka wai.The alcoholic beverage was diluted with water.

paʻipaʻi₃ [paʻi·paʻi]  vt. to trim, prune, cut, clip, as a plant or the hair; to strip off, as leaves. bc

ʻAʻole ia e paʻipaʻi ʻia, ʻaʻole hoʻi e ʻōlaʻolaʻo ʻia.It shall not be pruned, nor dug. (Isa. 5.6)

lauoho paʻipaʻitrimmed hair

paʻipaʻi₄ [paʻi·paʻi]  vt. to dribble, as a basketball. Niʻihau. also pākimokimo, pāloiloi. cf. pekupeku.

paipaieʻe [pai·pai·eʻe]  same as pepeieʻe, overripe breadfruit or banana kneaded with coconut cream...

paʻipaʻiʻiole [paʻi·paʻiʻiole]  rat haircut. said to be named for an irregular haircut given to Pikoiakaʻalalā (a demigod born of a crow father, who sometimes appeared as a rat) by his rat sisters. see papaʻiole, irregularly cut, of hair...

paipai kalaiʻāina  campaign (political) (EH)

paʻipaʻi kukui [paʻi·paʻi kukui]  same as paʻi kukui, kind of dark tapa...

paʻipaʻi lāʻau  chemistry (EH)

paʻipaʻi lima [paʻi·paʻi lima]  n.v. to clap, applaud; applause, clapping.

paʻipaʻi mālie  pat (EH)

paipai manaʻo [pai·pai manaʻo]  n. memorial, revived memory. (Puk. 30.16)

paʻipāʻina [paʻi·pāʻina]  redup. of pāʻina, meal, dinner...

paʻipaʻinahā [paʻi·paʻi·nahā]  n. tapa cloak worn over the shoulder like a cape.

paʻipāʻi pālua [paʻi·pāʻi ·lua]  vt. to double dribble, in basketball. also pākimokimo pālua, pāloiloi pālua.

Paipala, Baibala [pai·pala]  n. Bible; Biblical. Eng.

Wehe i ka Paipala.Open the Bible [at random, select a passage and interpret this as help or solution to a problem]. (Nānā 204)

pai palaʻai  n. pumpkin pie.

paʻi pālahalaha [paʻi ·laha·laha]  vt. to spike with open hand, in volleyball. Nīʻihau. see hili, kuʻi puʻupuʻu.

Paipala Hemolele  Holy Bible (EH)

paʻi palaoa  n. cakes of fine flour. (Nah. 6.15)

paʻi palaoa  n. dough. lit., mix flour.

paʻi palapala [paʻi pala·pala]  S  n.v. printing press; to print.

paʻipeʻa [paʻi·peʻa]  n. by-the-wind-sailor, a kind of jellyfish. see paʻi, paʻipihi.

paʻi pelena, paʻi berena  n. loaves. (1 Sam. 25.18)

paʻipihi [paʻi·pihi]  n. blue-button, a kind of jellyfish. see paʻi, paʻipeʻa.

pai pika  n. pizza. also pika. Eng.

paipo  nv. a short surf board, a body board. "During the early 1900s, the term paepo'o was commonly used in Waikīkī, and it meant riding a wave with only the body. After World War II … referring to bodysurfing with a small board." (The Beaches of O'ahu, By John R. K. Clark. University Press of Hawaii, 1977.) reportedly coined by Hawaiian surfing legend Wally Froiseth ca. 1956, his (mis)spelling of pae po, a shortened form of paepoʻo. see mypaipoboards.org.

paipu  n. pipe, faucet. Eng.

kala paipupipe wrench

kanaka hoʻomoe paipuplumber

ke o ka paipufaucet key

kuʻi paipupipe fitting

paipu lawe ʻinosewage system

tuko paipuplastic pipe cement

tuko paipu ʻeaplastic pipe cement

wai paiputap water

pai pū  n. pumpkin pie.

pā ipu₁  n. calabash, wooden dish in general, cooking utensil, bowl (preceded by ke). cf. waihona pā ipu. (Ier. 52.18)

Lawea mai i kau ipu a kākou.Bring our dishes, cooking utensils.

pā ipu₂  n.v. to beat a gourd drum; the drum itself and accompanying chant and sitting dance by the chanter. also hula kuolo.

paipu ahi  n. exhaust pipe, as on a car. Niʻihau. cf. kini paipu ahi.

paipu hanu  n. windpipe, trachea, in anatomy. lit., pipe (for) breathing. also paipu hanu o lalo. cf. paipu moni. see kaniʻāʻī, and entry below.

ke pani paipu hanuepiglottis

paipu hanu o lunalarynx

paipu hanu  n. snorkel. lit., pipe (for) breathing.

ʻauʻau paipu hanuto snorkel

paipu kinai ahi  n. fire hydrant. lit., pipe (for) extinguishing fire. also piula wai.

paipu koʻo  S  n. pipe used to hold up clear plastic sheeting over an aquaculture tank. lit., support pipe.

paipu lawe ʻino  n. sewer, the pipe.

ke pani paipu lawe ʻinomanhole cover, as for a sewer

paipuliʻi [paipu·liʻi]  n. pipette.

paipuliʻi ʻumelauohocapillary pipette

paipu moni  n. esophagus. lit., pipe (for) swallowing. cf. paipu hanu.

paʻi puna  v. to whitewash, plaster. lit., to slap coral. [Ka hana ʻana i ke kimeki a i 'ole kekahi 'ano mea ho'opaʻa e like me ke kimeki ma ke kūkulu 'ana i kekahi mea e like me ka pā a i 'ole ka hale paha.]

paʻipunahele [paʻi·puna·hele]  n.v. to fete a favorite (punahele), especially by composing songs in his honor, and staging dances and feasts for him; an expression of love for a favorite. [Mālama a hoʻohanohano ma ke ʻano he punahele me nā hana hoʻohauʻoli hoʻi.]₁₄

He paʻipunahele kēlā ke kupuna i ke keiki.That is the grandparent's expression of affection for the child.

paipu omo wai  n. drain. Niʻihau.

paipu wai  n. fire hydrant. water pipe (KAN) (HE)

pairogalola [pai·roga·lola]  n. pyrogallol. Eng.

pāisi  var. spelling of paiki, bag...

pāisi hāʻawe  n. back pack. (NKE)

paʻiua [paʻi·ua]  n. fine, white tapa.

paʻi ʻuala  n. cooked and compressed sweet potatoes allowed to ferment slightly and used as a substitute for poi when poi was scarce. Also poi ʻuala by analogy with poi.

paʻiʻula₁  n. tapa made by beating red rags or tapa pieces to form a mixture of white and red (as outer or kilohana sheet for bedcovers). also welu ʻula. cf. moelola. [Ka paʻūpaʻū i hana ʻia ma ke kuku ʻana i kekahi mau ʻāpana ʻulaʻula me kekahi mau ʻāpana keʻokeʻo.]

paʻiʻula₂  calabash receptacle for sarongs. (AP)

paʻi ulele  vt. service, in volleyball; to serve (the ball). lit., hit (to) get into action. cf. hānai, hānai puʻupuʻu.

ʻaʻena paʻi uleleservice violation

kaʻa paʻi uleleside out

paʻi umauma [paʻi uma·uma]  n. chest-slapping hula. [Pn(MQ) *paki-uma, chest-slapping dance]

paʻi ʻuwala  sweet-potato poi (EH)

paiwa  n. drama; dramatic. Tongan faiva (entertainment)..

hana keaka paiwadramatic play

pāiwa [·iwa]  vt. nine times, nine at a time, to divide by nine or distribute to nine.

paʻi waina  n. cluster of grapes.

paʻi wale  n.v. a draw or tie; to have a draw or tie. cf. paʻi₂.

pai wela me nā mea ʻai ʻokiʻoki ʻia  hot mince pie (EH)

paka₁  vt. to remove the dregs, such as fibers, from herbs used for medicine; to strain.

paka₂  vt. to criticize constructively, as chanting; to look for flaws in order to perfect; to teach, correct.

paka₃  n. raindrops, patter of rain, especially of big drops. [(OC) PPn *pata, raindrop]

Hana ka uluna i ka paka o ka ua.Work the pillow during the dropping of rain. [i.e., might as well rest when it's raining]. (ON 459)

ʻO ka ua paka kahi, paka lua, pakapaka ua, paka ua, kūlokuloku.The rain falling in single drops, in double drops, the many drops, raindrops, rain in streams. (chant for Kuakini)

paka₄  same as kākala, cartilage.

paka₅  n. Kaʻū name for ʻōpakapaka, a fish.

paka₆  n. tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum), a hairy annual herb from tropical America, which may grow nearly 2 m high, introduced to Hawaiʻi in about 1812. It was tried out unsuccessfully from 1908 to 1929 as a possible industry. Plants are now growing both wild and cultivated. Wild tobacco (Nicotiana glauca).(Neal 751). (Neal 752)

paka₇  n. butter (usually follows waiū). Eng.

paka₈, bata  n. curds. (Kin. 18.8) , (KJV). Eng.

paka₉  n. bugger. Eng.

paka₁₀, pāka  clearly, completely.

Ma ka hora ʻaiwa paha o ka , ʻike pāka akula ia ma ka hihiʻo...One day at about three in the afternoon he had a vision... (Oihk. 10:3)

No ka mea, ua ʻike paka ʻōukou ē, ʻo ka o ka Haku, me he ʻaihue i ka , pēlā ia e hiki mai ai.For you know very well that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night. (1 Tes. 4:1)

Ua ʻike paka ʻoe i kaʻu aʻo ʻana...You, however, know all about my teaching... (2 Tim. 3:10)

pakā  vt. to dunk (the ball), in basketball. onomatopoeia. also ʻūpoʻi. cf. pākī.

Ua kaʻa ke eo o ka hoʻokūkū pakā Spud Web.Spud Web took the slam dunk contest.

pāka₁  n. park. Eng.

ʻOihana o Pāka a me Hana HoʻonaneaDepartment of Parks and Recreation

pāka₂  vt. to park, as a car. Eng.

pākā₁ [·]  var. of pākaʻa₁, lean, as meat...

ʻiʻo pākālean meat

pākā [·]  vs. lean, as meat.

pākā loaextra lean

pākā₂ [·]  vt. to cut in long slices, to hack, as pig or fish for salting; to cut back, as a plant.

pākā [·]  vt. to skin, as a pig or sheep. Niʻihau.

pākā hapahāto quarter, as an animal

pākā₃ [·]  vt. to scramble, as eggs.

hua pākāscrambled eggs, omelet

pākā₄ [·]  vi. to surf, as with canoe, board, or body; to skim, as a surfing canoe; to skip stones.

pākā₅ [·]  n. sinker on a fish line for deep-sea fishing. (For. 4:293) [He kēpau; he pōhaku hoʻi i nākiʻi ʻia i ke aho no ka lawaiʻa ʻana ma ke kai hohonu.]₁₁

pākā₆ [·]  vt. to fish with hook and line but no pole, as ulua. also kākā.

pākā₇ [·]  var. of pākākā₁, low and broad, especially of a wooden bowl or door...

pākā₈ [·]  vs. wrinkled. cf. pākāeaea, pakalua. (rare.

pākā₉ [·]  same as hoka, to strain (rare.

pakaʻa  vt. var. spelling of pākaʻa₃, to converse, tell interesting tales or anecdotes.

pākaʻa₁ [·kaʻa]  vs. lean, as meat.

pākaʻa₂ [·kaʻa]  var. of ʻākaʻa, tear off, peel...

pākaʻa₃, pakaʻa [·kaʻa]  vt. to converse, tell interesting tales or anecdotes. (rare.

pākaʻapohe [·kaʻa·pohe]  n. rosette.

pākaʻau [·kaʻau]  vt. forty at a time; to divide by forty or distribute to forty. see ex. pāhoe.

pāka aupuni [pāka au·puni]  n. national park.

ʻOihana Pāka AupuniNational Park Service

Pāka Aupuni ʻo HauneneʻeGlacier National Park

Pāka Aupuni ʻo IosemiteYosemite National Park

Pāka Aupuni ʻo KīlaueaHawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park

pākaʻawili [·kaʻa·wili]  spiral. same as pākaʻuwili, kaʻawili;

Ke ahi e pākaʻawili ana iāia iho.The fire enfolding itself. (Ezek. 1.4)

pākaʻawili [·kaʻa·wili]  n. spiralateral, in math.

kaha pākaʻawilito draw a spiralateral

pākāeaea [··ea·ea]  vs. wrinkled. cf. pākā₈.

ʻAi ka lani Hawaiʻi, kau ka pākāeaea i lunathe heavenly chief rules Hawaiʻi, [he] is covered with wrinkles. (For. 6:386)

pakaha.jpgborder=0pakaha  n. a native herb (Lepechinia [Sphacele] hastata) found only at altitudes of 600 to 1800 m on East Maui. It is a mint, 1 to 1.5 m high, more or less downy, with large leaves and clustered, narrow red-violet flowers. (Neal 732)

pākaha₁ [·kaha]  vt.
  • to cheat, fleece,
  • plunder, rob, raid; robbery, raid, etc.

hoʻopākahato cause to cheat

pākaha mai ka lewaair raid

palapala ʻānunu me ka pākahagreedy document of extortion (EM 63, song)

pākaha₂ [·kaha]  n. a kind of shell, perhaps a conch. see maile pākaha.

pākahakaha [·kaha·kaha]  n. a native fern (Pleopeltis thunbergiana), with related forms in Asia and Africa, common on forest trees. A creeping, underground stem bears erect, short-stemmed, narrow fronds 15 to 30 cm long. also ʻēkaha ʻākōlea, puaʻakuhinia. (Neal 25)

pākaha mai ka lewa  air raid (EH)

paka hanuhanu [paka hanu·hanu]  n. snuff. lit., inhaling tobacco.

pā kāhea [ ·hea]  S  n.v. welcoming call; to call in welcome.

Lohe mai i ka kāhea a ke Koʻolauwahine.Hear the call of Koʻolauwahine (a wind).

pākahi [·kahi]  vt.
  • singly, once,
  • one at a time, one by one,
  • respectively, separately, apiece, individually;
  • to distribute one at a time or one apiece.
bc

miki pākahito dip in succession for poi; to eat poi successively

pākahi [·kahi] 

hoʻonui paukū pākahito multiply through, in math

pepa pākahione-dollar bill

Pākahi  placename. place, Wilhelmina Rise, Honolulu. (TM). lit.: first.

pākahikahi [·kahi·kahi]  vs. one at a time, one by one. Niʻihau. see kākau pākahikahi.[+]

ʻAʻole hiki iaʻu ke paʻi hakahaka ʻāwīwī; pono wau e hana pākahikahi.I can’t type fast; I have to do it one at a time.

pākahikahi [·kahi·kahi]  see kākau pākahikahi, ʻoka pākahikahi.

paka honihoni [paka honi·honi]  n. snuff. lit., smelling tobacco.

pakai₁  n. spleen amaranth (Amaratihus dubius), a coarse, erect, spineless, weedy, tropical herb; it looks much like spinach, and the young plants are similarly used.

pakai₂  n. slender amaranth (Amaranthus viridis), resembling the spleen amaranth and used for greens. It differs in its habit of spreading close to the ground. Called ʻāheahea in some localities and pakapakai on Niʻihau. (Neal 334)

pakaiea₁ [pakai·ea]  n. Hawaiʻi. same as līpahapaha, sea lettuce.

pakaiea₂ [pakai·ea]  n. same as halāliʻi, a variety of sugar cane; named for the seaweed.

pakaiea₃ [pakai·ea]  n. a variety of taro.

Pakaiea₄ [pakai·ea]  n. name of a wind at Waiʻanae, Oʻahu.

pakaiea₅ [pakai·ea]  n. name of a type of wave at Kai-mū, Hawaiʻi. (FS 255)

pakaiele [pakai·ele]  n. young of the hou, a fish.

pākaikai₁ [·kai·kai]  vt. to pound, as with a pestle, especially small fish for bait.

pākaikai₂ [·kai·kai]  same as pakai₁, spleen amaranth, pakai₂, slender amaranth...

pākaikai₃ [·kai·kai]  same as pakaiea₁, seaweed, pakaiea₂, sugarcane, pakaiea₃, taro, pakaiea₄, wind, pakaiea₅, wave...

Pākaikai  placename. land section and wind name, Waialua, Molokaʻi, where Kamehamehanui (an older brother of Kahekili) was hidden as a child and raised on taro leaves. His bathing pool in a stream was known to older residents. Remnants of nearby taro terraces are said to be still visible. see Kahekili, Moanui, Welokā. (Summers 149.)

pākaikāwale [·kai··wale]  n. a fish, perhaps an ʻōpakapaka. [Pn(CE) *paataitai, a fish]

pakai kukū  n. spiny amaranth (Amaranthus spinosus), a widespread, weedy herb, 30 to 70 or 80 cm high, with many branches bearing narrow or ovate leaves, each leaf with a pair of spines at the base, and male flowers in long spikes. (Neal 333–4)

pākākā₁ [··]  nvs. low and broad, especially of a wooden bowl or door; a low, wide wooden bowl, according to (Buck) the largest ever made.

hoʻopākākāto shape into a low, wide door or bowl

nīnau pākākāleading question

puka pākākālow side door in a house, not the main door, through which one must stoop to enter (FS 119)

pākākā₂ [··]  n. a variety of gourd: squatty, small, used for meat and fish (ipu kai). also noʻunoʻu. (HP 208)

pākākā₃ [··]  slab, as of salted pork. redup. of pākā₂, slice, pākā₃, scramble, pākā₄, surf...

pākākā₄ [··]  vt. to inflate, blow up, as a balloon with air.

pākākā₅ [··]  to skim...

heluhelu pākākāto skim read

ka heluhelu pākākā ʻanaskim reading

Pākākā  placename. old canoe landing, Honolulu Harbor (Honolulu in 1810). Wharf built in 1827 at the same site. see Robinson. lit.: to skim (as stones over water).

pākakaʻa [·kakaʻa]  vi. to roll one at a time. cf. kakaʻa.

hoʻopākakaʻacaus/sim.; to mill around

pākakahi [·kakahi]  vt. to distribute one at a time to several; scattered, here and there, as light rain. cf. kakahi, pākahi. (Gram. 10.3)   [pakakaʻikahi: Ke kulu ʻana ma ka liʻiliʻi.]

E pākakahi aku i ka iʻa i kamaliʻi.Giving the children fish one each, or one at a time.

pāka kāniwala [pāka kāni·wala]  n. amusement park. lit., carnival park. Eng.

pākākā waʻa [·· waʻa]  v. canoe surfing.

Ua aʻo au i ʻano heʻe nalu like ʻole: ʻo ka heʻe nalu maʻamau ʻoe, ʻo ka kaha nalu ʻoe, ʻo ka pākākā waʻa ʻoe, a ʻo ka heʻe ma ka papa paipo hoʻi.I learned various kinds of surfing: the usual surfing, body surfing, canoe surfing, and paipo board surfing as well. (NMOK 20:4(5))

pakakē [paka·]  nvi. gibberish, garbled speech, jibber jabber; to jabber.

hoʻopakakēto talk thus

pakakeha [paka·keha]  n. mat spread across a door for privacy. (rare.

pāka ke kaʻa  to park a car (EH)

pakakeʻu [paka·keʻu]  vt. to scold excessively.

pakakī₁ [paka·]  vi. to talk irrationally, loudly, or contentiously.

pakakī₂ [paka·]  vi. to skim over the water, as a flying fish.

pakakū [paka·]  vi. to fall; falling in heavy splotches, as rain. (Kep. 37)

pākala₁ [·kala]  n. young of the kala, a fish.

pākala₂ [·kala]  vs. rough, as skin of kala, a fish.

pākala₃, bakala [·kala]  n. buckle. Eng.

pā ka lā  The sun shines (EH)

Pākalā [-ka-]  placename. village and point, Waimea district; points east of Kīlauea, northeast Kauaʻi; at one of these places was a heiau of the same name. see Infinities. lit.: the sun shines.

pāka lāhui [pāka ·hui]  n. national park.

pākalakala₁ [·kala·kala]  n. gray-backed tern (Sterna lunata), also called the bridled, spectacled, or gray wide-awake tern. The forehead is white, as is a broad stripe over the eye; the nape, the top of the head and a stripe through the eye are black; the upper parts are dark ashy, with white beneath.

pākalakala₂ [·kala·kala]  same as pākala₁, pākala₂, young kala...

pākalakala₃ [·kala·kala]  n. a coarse, nonedible seaweed (Galaxaura spp.) . cf. kaunoʻa, ʻōkala, pākolekole, pilikoʻa.

pakalaki [paka·laki]  nvs. bad luck, unlucky. Eng. [Pōmaikaʻi ʻole.]₁₄

hoʻopakalakito cause bad luck

Pakalalē  placename. the ʻEwa side of Smith Street near Hotel Street, Honolulu, named for the British ship Butterworth. lit.: Butterworth.

pakalana.jpgborder=0pakalana [paka·lana]  n. the Chinese violet (Telosma cordata), which has yellowish-green flowers. [(Neal 700-701): A vine with slender, cylindrical, downy branches, native to India and China, grown for the delightfully fragrant flowers, which in Hawaii are popular for leis. ... The narrow, cylindrical, podlike fruits sometimes develop in Hawaii. A Hawaiian name, pakalana, is sometimes applied to this vine, a name rightfully belonging to Michelia alba (cf miulana)]

pākale [·kale]  n. second growth stage of the ʻōpakapaka, a fish.

pakalī [paka·]  n. parsley. Eng.

pākali₁ [·kali]  vt. to dole out little by little; to decoy fish by doling out bait little by little; a decoy. cf. kali, to wait. [Pn(CE) *paatari, entice, attract]

pākali₂, batari [·kali]  n. battery. Eng.

pakalia [paka·lia]  pas/imp. of paka₁, strain, paka₂, to correct...

pakaliao [pakali·ao]  n. codfish. Portuguese.

pākalikali [·kali·kali]  redup. of pākali₁, to dole out little by little...

hāʻawi pākalikalito pay in irregular installments, to give piecemeal

uku pākalikalito pay on the installment plan, little at a time

pakaliona, bataliona [paka·liona]  n. battalion. Eng.

pakalōlō  n. var. spelling of paka lōlō, marijuana, "pot," "grass" (Cannabis sativa). lit., numbing tobacco.

paka lōlō, pakalōlō [paka ·]  n. marijuana, "pot," "grass" (Cannabis sativa). lit., numbing tobacco.

pakalua [paka·lua]  vs. wrinkled, coarse, as skin or bark; encrusted, as with grime or rust.

pakanā [paka·]  n. partner. Eng.

pākana- [pā·kana-]  same as pāpākana-, prefix to numbers from kolu (three) to iwa (nine)...

pākana [·kana]  n. waist, shirtwaist, blouse; pattern. Eng.

pakanaka  vs. var. spelling of pākanaka, tame...

pākanaka, pakanaka [·kanaka]  vs. tame, accustomed to people, unafraid of people; to know a man carnally; concerning humanity; commoner.

Kaʻina mai ke akua pākanaka, he akua kanaka, ua walea wale, he akua kanaka, ʻo ʻoe ia, ē Kalani.Coming along is the god who knows mankind, a human god who pleases himself, a human god, such are you, O heavenly one. (chant for Kalākaua)

Pākanaka [-kanaka]  placename. fishpond, Airport qd., south Molokaʻi. (Summers 71-75.). lit.: touched [by] commoners (it could be used by commoners).

pākanaloa₁ [·kana·loa]  same as pakaiele, young of the hou, a fish. [Pn(EC) *paa-taŋaloa, a fish]

pākanaloa₂ [·kana·loa]  n. a kind of banana.

paka nau  n. chewing tobacco.

pakaneo [paka·neo]  vs. destitute, poverty-stricken.

He mea hoʻopakaneo ka piliwaiwai.Gambling causes poverty.

hoʻopakaneoto bring destitution or poverty

pakanika [paka·nika]  n. parsnip (Pastinaca sativa). Eng. (Neal 659)

pā kanu  n. garden, cultivated field. lit., planting enclosure.

pākaʻo [·kaʻo]  similar to pōkaʻo, barren, dry, destitute... (rare.

pakapaka₁ [paka·paka]  redup. of paka₃, raindrops...

pakapaka₂ [paka·paka]  vs. many, numerous.

Pakapaka ka iʻa a Paulo.Paul has a great lot of fish.

pakapaka₃ [paka·paka]  wrinkled; scaly. same as ʻōpakapaka₂, ʻōpakapaka₃; cf. pakalua. [Pn(CE) *pata, spot or mark; spotty, pimply]

pakapakai₁ [paka·pakai]  n. young pakai seedlings.

pakapakai₂ [paka·pakai]  see pakai₂, Niʻihau name for slender amaranth (Amaranthus viridis)...

pakapakai₃ [paka·pakai]  Niʻihau name for slender amaranth (Amaranthus viridis)... same as ʻāheahea₂;

pā kāpili moku [ ·pili moku]  n. dock.

kapuahi [ kapu·ahi]  n. burner, as on a stove. lit., stove plate. cf. kapuahi papakau.

paka puhi  n. smoking tobacco.

pākau [·kau]  nvt. to place; table, stand. fig., beloved. see pākaukau.

Hoa pākau nohoʻi i ke aloha.Companion upon whom [my] love rests.

pākau [·kau]  n. podium. also pākau haʻiʻōlelo.

paka ua  n. raindrops. [He ʻāpana ua a wai paha e kulu ana. Nā kulu wai ua mai ka lani mai.],₁₄

ʻōmamaka kēwai o paka ua.The liquid beginnings of raindrops.

pā kaua  n. fortress, stronghold; palace. lit., war enclosure. (Neh. 1.1)

Pākaua [-kaua]  placename. point, northwest Niʻihau. lit.: fortress.

pakauʻaʻaka  vs. cranky, cantankerous. cf. ʻaʻaka, cranky (rare.

hoʻopakauʻaʻakasame as pakauʻaʻaka; provocative of crankiness

pakauahelo [pakaua·helo]  rare var. of pakauhelo, to live as a vagabond, wander...

pākauākeʻe [·kau·ā·keʻe]  S   crooked, bent, curled; dishonest. same as kīkeʻekeʻe; (rare.

pakauele [pakau·ele]  n. general name for small fish that are easily caught by hand, as manini, lauhau, pāoʻo.

pakaueloa [pakaue·loa]  var. name for young stage of hou, a fish.

pakauhelo [pakau·helo]  vi. to live as a vagabond, wander. (rare.

pākaukani [·kau·kani]  vt. by thousands, thousandfold; to distribute to thousands or divide by thousands.

pākaukani [·kau·kani]  kilo-, a prefix meaning thousand (k). abb. pk. see ʻai pākaukani.

ikehuʻā pākaukanikilocalorie

pākaukau₁ [·kau·kau]  n. table, counter, stand, booth, desk; formerly a long mat on which food was placed (kaukau) (occasionally preceded by ke).

pākaukau [·kau·kau]  see puna pākaukau, tablespoon...

pākaukau₂ [·kau·kau]  vt. to sell, as over the counter (said also of wanton women).

pākaukau ʻaina [·kau·kau ʻaina]  n. dining table.

pākaukau hana  desk (EH)

pākaukau kāinoa [·kau·kau ·inoa]  n. check-in counter, registration desk. lit., registration table. [+]

pākaukau makeke  market stall (EH)

pākaukau moe [·kau·kau moe]  n. bedside table, nightstand. lit., bed table.

pākaukauʻopiʻopi [·kaukauʻopiʻopi]  n. folding table.

pākaukau pikiniki  n. picnic table (KAN)

pākaukau uai i ka loa [·kau·kau uai i ka loa]  n. table that can be lengthened by adding new leaves. lit., table with movable length. cf. uai.

pākaukau wai [·kau·kau wai]  n. water table, as used in preschools. cf. papa wai.

pākaula [·kaula]  n. rigging. (rare.

pakaulei₁ [pakau·lei]  vi. to gad about as a vagabond, to live without care or responsibility, carefree; to live wantonly with one mate after another. [Ka manaʻo a i ʻole ka noho ʻana me ka nānā ʻole i ka pono a i ʻole ka pono ʻole.]

pakaulei₂ [pakau·lei]  vi. same as kaulei, too high or short.

pakaulele [pakau·lele]  vi. to go from house to house, especially to ask for favors.

pākāuna [··una]  vt. four at a time. (Nak. 106)

pā kau ulua  n. hook for ulua, fish. (rare.

pakaʻuwili  enfold (EH)

pākaʻuwili [·kaʻu·wili]  same as pākaʻawili, to turn, twist, writhe...

kawaūea [ kawa·ū·ea]  n. relative humidity.

pakaweli₁ [paka·weli]  n. a variety of sugar cane, with different names on different islands. A deep purple-red and green striped cane resembling ʻakilolo but the leaves somewhat variegated; also producing mutants of solid yellow and red, like nānahu, pilimai. also hou, pailolo.

pakaweli₂ [paka·weli]  n. a fish (no data).

Pakawia  Batavia (EH)

pake, pate  n. putty. Eng.

pake  n. putty.

pahi pakeputty knife

pakē₁  vs. brittle; weak, of health (rare).

hoʻopakēto cause to be brittle, weak

pakē₂  n. a variety of sugar cane.

pakē₃  n. plain undyed tapa. (rare.

Pākē [·]  nvs. China, Chinese (noted in documents in the State Archives dated 1854, but possibly of earlier introduction) also Kina. see maʻi Pākē, maiʻa Pākē. Chinese pake ye, father's older brother..

ʻĀina Pākē.China.

hoʻopākēto imitate or act like a Chinese

Pākē [·]  n. Chinese. see kalo Pākē, ʻōpae Pākē. also Kina.

ʻāina Pākēchina

pākea₁ [·kea]  vs. pale, gray, as the face of a sick person. cf. kea₁. (rare.

pākea₂ [·kea]  n. white inner sheets of sleeping tapa.

pākea₃ [·kea]  n. kind of mat made of makaloa rush, without design. cf. hoehoepākea. (rare.

pākea₄ [·kea]  n. type of stone (no data). (rare.

pākea₅ [·kea]  n. a variety of taro.

pakeʻai  short for pākela ʻai, to eat to excess.

Pakekaka  Bagdad (EH)

pākeke₁ [·keke]  n. a variety of sweet potato. Eng.

pākeke₂, bakete [·keke]  n. bucket, pail. Eng.

pākeke₃ [·keke]  n. pocket. see ʻinipākeke. Eng.

Kauoha Hou Pākekepocket-sized New Testament

pākeke₄, pakete [·keke]  n. packet (a ship). Eng.

pākeke kinai ahi  fire bucket (EH)

pākeke liʻiliʻi [·keke liʻi·liʻi]  n. pail. lit., small bucket.

pakeki  n. spaghetti. Eng.

pakeko  n. small slimy discharges, as of diarrhea.

pākela [·kela]  S  nvs. excess; excessive, surpassing, intemperate; to exceed, surpass, excel; exceedingly; great person who excels. cf. kela, to exceed bc [Ka nui loa aʻe ma luna o ka mea maʻamau (laʻana: pākela pepehi; pākela uʻi). Ka ʻoi aku o kekahi mea ma mua o kekahi mea.],

hoʻopākelato cause to exceed

Na ia mea i hoʻopākela aku i kona ʻike.It was this thing that made his knowledge great.

pākela inudrink to excess, heavy drinker

Pākela nani.Glory that excelleth. (2-Kor. 3.10)

pākela ʻai [·kela ʻai]  S  n.v. to eat to excess; gluttonous; gluttony, glutton.

He kanaka pākela ʻai, pākela inu waina.A man gluttonous, and a winebibber. (Mat. 11.19)

pākela ʻai lāʻau [·kela ʻai ·ʻau]  S  vs. to overdose on drugs. lit., take drugs to excess.

pakela hoʻālohaloha loa  sentimental (EH)

pākela inu  to drink excessively (EH)

pākela inu lama  intemperate drinker (EH)

pākela inu waina  winebibber (EH)

pākela koko piʻi [·kela koko piʻi]  S  n. hypertension, i.e. abnormally high arterial blood pressure. lit., excessive high blood pressure.

Hiki ke pilikia i ka pākela koko piʻi ke nui loa ka ʻaloʻahia.Extremely high stress can lead to hypertension.

pākela mahaʻoi  overfamiliarity (EH)

pakele  vt.
  • to escape,
  • be exempt.
 
bc [Ka haʻalele ʻana i ke kanaka nāna e hoʻāʻo ana e hopu iā ʻoe. Hōʻalo i ka pilikia a make paha. ʻAʻole loaʻa i ka ʻenemi e hoʻāʻo ana e hopu iā ʻoe; ʻalo.],₁₂,₁₄

hana kinai ahi hoʻopakelefire-protection work

hoʻopakeleto rescue, save or deliver from danger, free; to protect; to help escape

I pakele mai au i ka nui manu.I escaped from the many birds. (song)

ka poʻe pakele i ka ʻauhaupeople exempt from taxes

Na wai, na wai ʻoe aʻe pakele aku?Who, who can escape you? (song)

pakele mai ka hopu ʻiafreedom from arrest

pakele aku  elude (EH)

pakeleawaʻa [pakele-a-waʻa]  n. an edible seaweed. also huluhulu waena.

pakeleke [pake·leke]  see pea.

pea pakelekepear, usually Bartlett

pakele māhunehune  narrow escape (EH)

pakele mai ka hopu ʻia  freedom from arrest (EH)

pakele mai make  narrow escape (EH)

Pakelika [pake·lika]  n. Patrick. Eng. [+]

Kana PakelikaSaint Patrick.

Kana PakelikaSaint Patrick’s Day.

pakelo₁  vi.
  • to slip out, as an animal from a trap or a fish from the hand;
  • slippery, slick, slipping, sliding;
  • to thrust, as a spear.
 
. see ex. uhu₁. [Pn(CE) *paatero, dart forth, protrude]

hoʻopakelocaus/sim

ʻōlelo pakeloto talk in a wily, slippery fashion

pakelo₂  n. a purgative in which a slimy substance made of hau bark is drunk.

pakelo₃  n. a seaweed.

pakelokelo, pākelokelo [pakelo·kelo]  slippery (EH) redup. of pakelo₁, slip out...

pākelokelo  var. spelling of pakelokelo, slippery EH

pakelona, paterona [pake·lona]  n. patron, patron saint. Eng.

Pakelona, Baselona  n. Barcelona.

pakemo  same as pakelo,
  • to slip out, as an animal from a trap or a fish from the hand;
  • slippery, slick, slipping, sliding;
  • to thrust, as a spear.
 

pakeneka [pake·neka]  n. per cent, percentage. Eng.

pākēneka [··neka]  n. percent, percentage; rate.

pākēneka ʻauhautax rate

pākēneka uku paneʻerate of interest

pākēneka hoʻopiʻi [··neka hoʻo·piʻi]  n. markup, as in the price of an article. lit., percentage (of) raising.

pākēneka o ka papaʻai [··neka o ka papa·ʻai]  n. Percent Daily Value, formerly known as percentage of US Recommended Daily Allowances (USRDA). lit., percent of diet.

pākēneka paʻakai [··neka paʻa·kai]  n. salinity. lit., percentage (of) salt. [+]

He aha ka pākēneka paʻakai o kēia wai? He iwakālua pākēneka.What’s the salinity of this water? It’s twenty percent.

pākeneki  b. percentage (HE)

pakeʻo  {pa- + keʻo₄} vi. to project, stick out, as the tongue tip (a gesture of contempt); slipped, escaped by slipping.

hoʻopakeʻoto thrust out, slip out, etc

pākeokeo [·keo·keo]  people who might eat with the chief. (And.)

pākepa [·kepa]  n. extravagant mourning behavior, as knocking out the teeth, cutting the hair, destroying property.

pakēpakē₁ [pakē·pakē]  friable. [easily crumbled or reduced to powder, as rock]. redup. of pakē₁, brittle; weak, of health...

pakēpakē₂ [pakē·pakē]  n. a seaweed. also pakūpakū.

pakē pīneki [pakē ·neki]  n. peanut brittle.

pakete  var. spelling of pākeke₄, packet...

pākeu [·keu]  vt. excessive, over and above; to surpass. [Keu; ka maikaʻi loa o kekahi kanaka ma kekahi hana paha, a ʻaʻohe kanaka ʻē aʻe i ʻoi aku kona maikaʻi ma ia hana.]₁₃

hoʻolilo pākeudeficit spending

hoʻopākeuto increase, exceed

lilo pākeudeficit, as an excess of expenditure over revenue

loaʻa pākeusurplus, as a quantity or amount over and above what is needed

Ua hoʻopākeu ʻia aku keneka o ka waiwai kūʻai.More cents were added to the sales value.

Ua pākeu aku ʻAukele lele i kaikoʻeke.ʻAukeleʻs flying surpassed that of the brothers-in-law. (For. 4:79 - ʻAukele)

pākeupali [·keu·pali]  vs. excessively great, greatly exceeding.

Ka pākeupali aku o ke kuko.The excessiveness of the lust.

pakī  {pa- + kī₃} vs. to splash, spatter, squirt, spurt; splashing, spattering, squirting. [Pn(EP) *pa-tii, spurt, splash] [Ka lele a ke kinowai ke pā ikaika ia i kekahi mea.]₁₄

hoʻopakīto splash, spatter, etc.

ka ʻauwai pakīthe ditch [that is but a] splatter

Nānā a ka ʻulu i pakī kēpau.Look for the breadfruit spattered with gum [mature; fig., a man of substance]. (ON 2271)

pāki₁  n. barge. Eng.

pāki₂, padi  n. paddy. Eng.

pākī₁ [·]  vt. to smash, crush, pound, dash to pieces, flatten, throw; worn-out, driven to death, as an abused horse. cf. pākī ʻai, pākī lio.

hoʻopākīto smash, etc.

pākī [·]  vt. to slam dunk, in basketball. see , and entry below.

vt. to spike (the ball), in volleyball. also hili; hitter. see hili, ʻai hele wale.

mea pākīhitter

pākī ʻepaan off-speed shot, i.e. to make a fake spike

pākī₂ [·]  vs. numerous, overplentiful, surfeit, so many of a thing that it is sold cheaply; well-equipped, abundant, well-supplied, well cared for.

hoʻopākīto act as though one has plenty, to show off, as by spending in a flashy way

Pākī ka hahalalū i ka mākeke.The hahalalū [fish] were so numerous that they were sold cheaply in the market.

Pākī  placename. avenue and playground alongside Kapiʻolani Park; Kamehameha Schools classroom built in 1960, Honolulu; all named for High Chief Abner Pākī, descendant of Maui kings.

pākīʻaha  v. var. spelling of pā kīʻaha, to hold a glass, as to make a toast; to drink intoxicants...

pā kīʻaha, pākīʻaha  v. to hold a glass, as to make a toast; to drink intoxicants (EH)

ʻano wai kīʻaha like ʻoleall kinds of alcoholic drinks

pā kiaʻi  n. watchman's stand, as in an enclosure or on a wall.

pākīai [··ai]  vs. over-sexed, sensual. lit., excessive copulation.

pākīʻai₁ [·kīʻai]  vs. scorched, burned, parched, as land by the sun in hot months; sunburned. lit., excessively eaten. (Kep. 91)

pākīʻai₂ [·kīʻai]  vi. to break up cooked taro with a pounder in first stage of poi making.

pākiʻakiʻa [·kiʻa·kiʻa]  vs. wanton.

pākihuila [pāki·huila]  n. flatbed trailer. lit., barge (with) wheels. cf. kaleila.

pākiʻi₁ [·kiʻi]  vs. flat, fallen flat, spread out flat, flattened.

hoʻopākiʻito flatten out

ihu pākiʻiflat-nosed

moe pākiʻito lie sprawled

pakiʻi  vs. flat, as a tire. Niʻihau. cf. ʻananuʻu.

pākiʻi₂ [·kiʻi]  n. various flatfishes (Bothus mancus). The name may be qualified by the terms haʻawale and moana. [Pn(CE) *paa-tiki, a fish, flounder, flatfish]

pākiʻi₃ [·kiʻi]  vs. broiled, as puppies that were split and laid flat.

pākiʻi haʻawale  flatfish (EH)

pākiʻikiʻi₁ [·kiʻi·kiʻi]  redup. of pākiʻi₁, flat...

hoʻopākiʻikiʻiredup. of hoʻopākiʻi

pākiʻikiʻi₂ [·kiʻi·kiʻi]  n. small dip net used in fishing in shallows.

pākiʻi moana  flatfish (EH)

pakika  {pa- + kika₁} vs. slippery, smooth; to slip, slide.

He pakika, he paheʻe i ke ala.Slipping, sliding on the road. (song)

hoʻopakikato make smooth, as by polishing; to make slippery, as by greasing; to cause to slip and slide

pakika  vi. to skid, as a car; to slip, as on a wet sidewalk.

pākikakika [·kika·kika]  redup. of pakika, slippery, smooth; to slip, slide...

hoʻopākikakikaredup. of hoʻopakika, to make smooth, as by polishing; to make slippery...

pakikawaiō [pakika·wai·ō]  same as kikawaiō.

pākīkē [··]  nvt. to answer saucily or rudely; rude, sarcastic, insolent, saucy, impudent; rudeness. cf. -kīkē, ʻuʻu.

hoʻopākīkēcaus/sim

pākīkē ʻiainsulted, taunted, jeered at (For. 4:291- Lonoikamakahiki)

pākīkēkīkē [····]  redup. of pākīkē, to answer saucily or rudely; rude, sarcastic, insolent, saucy, impudent; rudeness...

pakī ke kuha  spit constantly (EH)

pakikī [paki·]  redup. of pakī, splash...

hoʻopakikīcaus/sim

pākīkī [·kīkī]  same as pākiʻi₂, various flatfishes...

pākīkī₁ [·kīkī]  to crush, as pandanus aerial roots with a stone in order to obtain fibers for kava strainers. redup. of pākī₁; PCP *paatiitii.

hoʻopākīkīredup. of hoʻopākī.

pākīkī₂ [·kīkī]  n. a variety of poisonous crab, said to be the same as kūmimi.

pākiko [·kiko]  nvi. temperate, abstemious, frugal, economical, skimpy; temperance (sometimes preceded by ke). [Ka hoʻomakauliʻi ʻana; ka mālama ʻana i ke kālā me ka hoʻolilo wale ʻana nō no nā mea e pono ai.]

ʻai pākikoeat sparingly; continence

He pono ke pākiko mamua o hana hoʻokelakela wale aku.It is better to be economical than to [indulge in] extravagant display.

hoʻopākikocaus/sim

inu pākikodrink temperately

pākīkō [··]  n. stone adze.

pākīkoʻele [··koʻele]  nvi. a rolling, rumbling sound; to rumble.

pākikokiko₁ [·kiko·kiko]  redup. of pākiko.

hoʻopākikokikocaus/sim

pākikokiko₂ [·kiko·kiko]  vs. scattered, dotted, spotted. [Pn(CE) *patito, ?? [small protrusions]]

pāki lawe ukana  barge (EH)

Pākīlehua [Pākī-lehua]  placename. valley, central Niʻihau. lit.: crush Lehua or many experts.

pākīlio [·kīlio]  v. to ride a horse until it is exhausted or dead.

pākiliona [·kili·ona]  tera-, a prefix meaning trillion (T). abb. pkl.

pākimokimo [·kimo·kimo]  vt. to dribble, as a basketball. also pāloiloi, paʻipaʻi.

pākimokimo pāluato double dribble

pākini  n. var. spelling of pā kini, tin pan, pan, basin (preceded by ke).

pā kini, pākini  n. tin pan, pan, basin (preceded by ke).

kini holoiwash pan

Pākini [-kini]  placename. land section, Ka Lae qd., Kaʻū, Hawaiʻi, once well populated. Street, Āliamanu, Honolulu. (Ii 11.)

Pakinihama, Bakinihama  n. Buckingham.

pā kini holoi  washpan (EH)

Pākini lki [-kini lki]  placename. land sections, South Point, Hawaiʻi. lit.: small Pākini.

pākini meaʻai  n. food trough (with ke) (KAN)

Pākini Nui [-kini nui]  placename. land sections near South Point, Hawaiʻi. Menehune built a heiau near here called Poʻokanaka. A heiau poʻo kanaka is one where human sacrifices were made; nevertheless, Pākini Nui was a heiau hoʻoulu ʻai where offerings were made in the hope of increasing food production. lit.: large Pākini.

pākiʻo [·kiʻo]  vi. to settle in pools, as rain water; to drizzle; to evacuate the bowels.

pākiʻokiʻo [·kiʻo·kiʻo]  to leave excreta here and there, as an animal. redup. of pākiʻo;

ua pākiʻokiʻoshort showers; to rain often and clear between showers

pākipa [·kipa]  n. barkeeper. Eng.

pakīpakī [pakī·pakī]  redup. of pakī, to splash, spatter, squirt, spurt...

hoʻopakīpakīcaus/sim

pakipakika [pakipa·kika]  redup. of pakika, slippery...

hoʻopakipakikaredup. of hoʻopakika

Pakipi  n. Poughkeepsie. Eng.

Pākīpika, Fatifika [··pika]  nvs. Pacific.

ʻAha Hoʻomalu Lawaiʻa o ka Pākīpika KomohanaWestern Pacific Fishery Management Council

Moana PākīpikaPacific Ocean

Pākīpika  placename. Pacific.

pākī pōhaku [· ·haku]  v. to throw stones.

Pakitana [paki·tana]  n. Pakistan; Pakistani. Eng.

pako, baso  n. bass. Eng.

pākō [·]  n. operand, as a digit in a computer mathematical operation. cf. haʻi hoʻokō.

Pakoa  n. Catholic term for Easter, Passover. Gr. Pascha or possibly Portuguese Pascoa or Spanish Pascua.

pā koa  n. barracks.

pako ʻaila, bato ʻaila  n. measures of oil. Gr. batous. (Luka 16.6)

pakohana [pako·hana]  {pa- + kohana} bare. same as kohana;

ʻAu pakohana i Wainiha, lehua o Luluʻupaliswimming naked at Wainiha, are the lehua blossoms of Luluʻupali. (song)

Pakohana  placename. street, Pacific Heights, Honolulu, named for an ʻEwa chiefess who was grandaunt of Lahilahi Webb. (TM). lit.: bare.

pakoke  rare var. of pakeko.

pākole₁ [·kole]  var. of pōkole, short

hoʻopākolevar. of hoʻopōkole

pākole₂ [·kole]  n. a fish (no data).

pākole₃ [·kole]  vs. uncertain. (rare.

pākolea  vt. var. spelling of pākōlea₁, to train to grow straight...

pākōlea₁, pākolea [··lea]  vt. to train to grow straight, as an infant's crooked limb; to train to grow in a desired shape, as a plant.

pākōlea [··lea]  vt. to provide physical therapy.

kanaka pākōleaphysical therapist

Ma hope o koʻu ulia kaʻa, ua pono wau e hele pinepine i ka pākōlea ʻia ma ke kikowaena pākōlea.After my car accident, I had to go often for physical therapy at the physical therapy center.

mea pākōleaphysical therapist

pākōlea₂ [··lea]  vt. to tie or fasten, as a canoe mast.

pākōlea₃ [··lea]  vt. to gather information about one's relatives.

pākolekole₁ [·kole·kole]  same as pākalakala, a seaweed.

pākolekole₂ [·kole·kole]  redup. of pākole, short...

pākōlī [··]  n. musical scale, named for the first three notes of the scale [, , , , , , , ]. [Ke ʻanuʻu mele o nā hua mele.]

pākōlī [··]  n. musical scale: , , , , , , , . also alapiʻi mele.

pākolokolo [·kolo·kolo]  n. probably a weir (term used in land claims of the 1840s).

Pākololiokaiāulu [-kolo·lio-kai·ā·ulu]  n. wind associated with Keālia, Maui.

pākolu [·kolu]  vt. by threes, three at a time, three times, three-fold; to distribute to three, to divide by three, treble.

pākolu [·kolu] 

pepeiao pākolutricuspid valve, of the heart

Pākolu  placename. place, Wilhelmina Rise, Honolulu. lit.: threefold.

pākonākonā [·konā·konā]  similar to konākonā, contemptuous (For. 6:454)

Pakona Luka, Batona Rusa  n. Baton Rouge.

Pākōnane [-kō·nane]  n. name of a star said to appear on the night of Hilo in the month of Hinaiaʻeleʻele.

pā kōnane [ ·nane]  vi. to shine brightly, of the moon.

pākoni [·koni]  {pā-₂ + koni} vi. to throb, ache, as teeth.

kopa  n. soap dish (preceded by ke).

pākoʻu [·koʻu]  rare var. of pōkoʻu, short.

paku₁  vt. to unite portions of tapa by beating. (rare.[(AN) PPn *patu, strike with a blow]

paku₂  vt. to send away, expel . cf. kipaku, to send away, drive away, expel, discharge, banish... (rare.

paku₃  vs. physical, as a scientific term relating to physical matter. cf. kālaiaopaku.

ʻanopili pakuphysical properties

paku₄  vt. to block (a shot), in basketball.

paku ʻinoto roof

Ua paku ʻino ʻia ia nei e ia ala.He was roofed by that guy.

paku  vt. to block (the ball), in volleyball. also pālulu; blocker. see ʻai hele wale.

mea pakublocker

pakū  vi. to burst out, break open; squeeze out; crushed. see ex. au₄.

hoʻopakūto burst, etc

pākū [·]  n.
  • curtain, screen, partition, veil;
  • partitions before openings of deep-sea bag nets.
  • fig., shield, defense.
 
bc [Pn(CE) *paa-tuu, a screen] [Ka ʻāpana lole a kapa paʻūpaʻū laulā e lewalewa ana ma kahi o ka pukaaniani a i ʻole ka ʻīpuka i pale. 1. he pale e like me ka pale maka ʻupena i hoʻolewalewa ʻia ma luna o ke kanaka hiamoe i ʻole e komo mai ka makika i ka pō. 2. ʻākeʻakeʻa aku i kekahi mea e hana ʻia ana.],₁₄

Iēhowa mākou pākū.The Lord our defense. (Hal. 89.18)

pākū ka pali o Nihoa i ka makani.The cliff of Nihoa stands as a bulwark against the wind [said of one bravely facing misfortune]. (ON 1924)

Pākua [-kua]  placename. hill, Honuʻapo qd., Hawaiʻi. lit.: back wall or enclosure.

pākūā, pākūwā, pakuā [··ā, ··]  vs. commonplace, trite, ordinary.

hoʻopākūāto do over and over; to render commonplace or trite, as a song

pā kūʻai  n. public mart (term found in laws 1845 – 7).

pā kualau [ kua·lau]  n. pearl-shell lure that is dark-colored inside. lit., showery lure.

pākū ʻauʻau  n. shower curtain. (HE)

pākūʻei [·kūʻei]  vi. to do hurriedly and without thoroughness, to skimp. (rare.

pakuhi, pākuhi  n. chart, graph, plot.

piko pakuhiorigin of a graph. also piko

pākuhi  n. var. spelling of pakuhi, chart, graph, plot.

pakuhi ʻaukā [pakuhi ʻau·]  n. bar graph. cf. pakuhi paʻa ʻaukā pakuhi ʻaukā alapine. histogram, i.e. a bar graph showing frequencies, in math.

pakuhi ʻau me ka lau  n. stem and leaf plot, in math.

pakuhi hoʻololi [pakuhi hoʻo·loli]  n. conversion chart. lit., chart (for) changing.

pakuhi hoʻololi mekalikametric conversion chart

pakuhi huina ʻikepili [pakuhi huina ʻike·pili]  n. cross-tab graph, in math. lit., data juncture graph.

pakuhi kaʻina  n. flow chart. see kākuhi kaʻina.

pakuhi kiʻi  n. pictogram, pictograph, as in a computer program. lit., picture chart.

pakuhi kikokiko [pakuhi kiko·kiko]  n. scattergram, in math. lit., graph (of) points. cf. pakuhi lū.

pā kuhikuhi manawa [ kuhi·kuhi manawa]  n. sundial. lit., flat surface telling time.

pakuhi lākiō [pakuhi ·kiō]  n. line graph. lit., ratio chart.

pakuhi   n. scattergraph, in math. cf. pakuhi kikokiko.

pakuhi makaʻaha [pakuhi maka·ʻaha]  n. spreadsheet, as in a computer program. lit., grid chart.

polokalamu pakuhi makaʻahaspread-sheet program

pakuhi paʻa ʻaukā  n. double bar graph, in math. lit., pair (of) bars graph. cf. pakuhi ʻaukā.

pakuhi pahu me ka ʻumiʻumi [pakuhi pahu me ka ʻumi·ʻumi]  n. box and whiskers graph, in math.

pakuhi pai  n. pie chart, as for showing statistics.

pakuhi papa  n. table, as of statistics, etc. lit., list chart.

pakuhi pōʻai [pakuhi ·ʻai]  n. circle graph, in math.

Pakuhiwa  var. spelling of Hakuhiva, Fatu Hiva...

pākū hoʻolele kiʻi [· hoʻo·lele kiʻi]  n. screen for projecting slides or movies. lit., screen (for) projecting pictures.

pakuʻi  vs. var. spelling of pākuʻi₃, heavy scented, whether sickly sweet or foul.

pākuʻi₁ [·kuʻi·]  nvi. to splice or add on, append, annex, supplement, engraft (Roma 11.17) , graft; suffix, prefix, affix; extension, wing of a house; additional. see ʻōlelo pākuʻi. bc

Hōʻike pākuʻirebuttal

Lumi pākuʻiadditional room

mea pōmaikaʻi pākuʻifringe benefits

pākuʻi [·kuʻi]  vt. to graft. see papa huaʻōlelo pākuʻi.

hoʻoulu pākuʻito grow by grafting

pīlali pākuʻigrafting wax

vt. to annex, in math, as in annexing a zero to show both decimal parts as a hundreth: 6.10 - 3.25 = .

pākuʻi₂ [·kuʻi·]  vt. to beat, pound, oppose, oppress. bc PCP *paatuki.

hoʻopākuʻito beat, cause to beat

Ua pākuʻi ka makani mamua o lākou.The wind beat ahead of them. (Mar. 6.48)

pākuʻi₃, pakuʻi [·kuʻi·]  vs. heavy scented, whether sickly sweet or foul. bc [Ka paoa ʻana o kekahi ʻala, ʻoiai ʻo ka ʻaʻala paha ia, a i ʻole ʻo ka pilopilo a hohono paha ia.]₁₄

Pākuʻi lua pali o Pelekunu.Doubly foul-smelling are the cliffs of Musty. [said of vile-smelling places] (saying)

Ua ana pākuʻi i ke aloha.Satiated with the aroma of love. (chant)

Ua hoʻopailua loa mākou i kēia kālā, ua pākuʻi.We are sick of this money, [it's] foul smelling.

Pākuʻi  placename. peak (4,380 feet high), and heiau (Summers 119), Kamalō qd., Molokaʻi. Street, Pālolo, Honolulu; central peak of the three peaks of Mount Olomana, Oʻahu, named for the keeper of the fishponds at Kaʻelepulu and Kawainui, a swift runner (Sterling and Summers 5:266-267). lit.: attached.

pākuʻi a lua  n. var. spelling of pā kuʻi a lua, arena where lua fighting was taught. lit....

pā kuʻi a lua, pākuʻi a lua  n. arena where lua fighting was taught. lit., striking in lua style enclosure.

pākuʻi hoʻololi [·kuʻi hoʻo·loli]  n. amendment, i.e. an addition or change to a bill, constitution, etc.; to amend. lit., addendum (to) amend.

Nui pākuʻi hoʻololi i pākuʻi ʻia i ke kumukānāwai o ka Mokuʻāina.There have been many amendments added to the State constitution.

pākuʻi hou  rider (supplement) (EH)

pakuikui [pakui·kui]  var. of pākukui₁, pākukui₂, shiftless, enriching soil with kukui leaves...

pākuʻikuʻi₁ [·kuʻi·kuʻi]  redup. of pākuʻi₁, to splice or add on, append, annex, supplement, engraft ...; pākuʻi₂, to beat, pound, oppose, oppress...
  • to splash by beating the water;
  • disjointed, as a poorly constructed story.
 
(2 Sam. 22.43) PCP *paatukituki.

hoʻopākuʻikuʻiredup. of hoʻopākuʻi, to beat, cause to beat ...

Ua hoʻopākuʻikuʻi ʻia mai lāua noho ʻana malaila e kānaka.Their way of life there received blow after blow from the people.

pākuʻikuʻi₂ [·kuʻi·kuʻi]  vt. to argue, contradict.

hoʻopākuʻikuʻicaus/sim

pākuʻikuʻi₃ [·kuʻi·kuʻi]  n. a long fishing net; (Emerson) specifies a net laid in coral reef, into which fish were driven by beating the water (Malo 212, Emerson note); the joining together of long nets. also ʻākuʻikuʻi.

pakuikui.jpgborder=0pākuʻikuʻi₄ [·kuʻi·kuʻi]  n. a surgeonfish (Acanthurus achilles), good eating. [(FJ) PPn *paatuki, hand-fish (Cirrhites pinnulatus)]

pākuʻina₁ [·kuʻina]  n. affix, in grammar; appendix, as in a book.

pākuʻina kau hopesuffix

pākuʻina kau lokoinfix

pākuʻina kau muaprefix

pākuʻina₂ [·kuʻina]  n. amendment (Galuteria 49)

pākuʻina kumukānāwaiconstitutional amendment

pākuʻina₃ [·kuʻina]  n. attachment, as a file attached to an email.

pākuʻipai [·kuʻi·pai·]  n. shrimp net. also pāloa.

Pakuka  Paducah (EH)

pakūkaʻā [pakū·kaʻā]  n. kingfisher. Ute pagūcaʻā.

pakūkū [pakū·]  redup. of pakū.

He hehi ʻia a pakūkū ka waina.The grapes were tramped on and crushed.

Pakūkū ahi ka makani.The wind breaks forth like fire. (For. 6:387)

pākukui₁ [·kukui]  nvi. shiftless, vagabond; to wander; to play the wanton; to nibble but not take the hook, of fish.

pākukui₂ [·kukui]  n. a method of enriching the soil for taro plantings by use of kukui leaves, which in rocky areas were covered with dirt in order to make soil. lit., candlenut enclosure. (Kep. 153)

pākule [·kule]  var. spelling of pā akule.

pākulekele [·kule·kele]  n. bureaucracy; bureaucratic.

kanaka pākulekelebureaucrat

No ka nui pupū o ka holo o ka pākulekele, ʻaʻohe puka o kaʻu noi i luna.Because of bureaucratic stalling, my request to the administration was not approved.

Pākūlena [Pākū-lena]  placename. stream, Pūpūkea, Oʻahu. lit.: yellow barrier.

pākū makaliʻi [· maka·liʻi]  n. marquisette, a kind of curtain. lit., small-meshed curtain.

pākū makika [· makika]  n. mosquito net or netting.

pākū makika [· makika]  n. mosquito netting.

pakupaku [paku·paku]  rare var. of pokopoko, short.

pakūpakū [pakū·pakū]  see palaoa pakūpakū, dumplings...

pakūpakū₁ [pakū·pakū]  redup. of pakū, to burst out, break open; squeeze out; crushed...

hoʻopakūpakūredup. of hoʻopakū, to pop, as a Portuguese man-of-war that is stepped upon on the beach

pakūpakū₂ [pakū·pakū]  n. a seaweed. also pakēpakē.

pā kupapaʻu [ kupa·paʻu]  same as pā ilina.

pākū pouli [· pouli]  n. window shade. lit., dark-night curtain.

pākū pukaaniani [· puka·ani·ani]  n. window curtain, drapes.

pakuwā  var. spelling of pākūwā, commonplace, trite...

pākūwā, pakuwā [··]  var. spelling of pākūā, commonplace, trite...

pākuwā ʻole  uncommon (EH)

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pala

see below...

  pala₁ - ripe, mellow; yellow, as leaves; soft, as an infected boil; ....
      pala hāʻama - yellow but not dead ripe, of bananas; half ripe.
      pala heʻe - a running boil; to run, of a sore.
      pala heheʻe - abscess, running sore.
      pala hinu - polished, bright.
      pala ila - overripe, as bananas that have turned black. lit., spotted ripening.
      pala kāʻao - ripe, as pandanus.
      pala lau hala - yellow as a pandanus leaf, said of the very old.
      pala luhiehu - golden yellow, a beautiful yellow.
      pala pono - exactly ripe
          ----------
          hoʻolau pala - to show signs of fading, of a leaf; to show signs of failing health; also same as ....
          ʻili pala uli - dark-complexioned.
          lau kī pala - yellowed ti leaf.
          lau pala - fading leaf turning yellow, red, or brown. Fig., person failing in health.
          maka pala - soft, ripe; ready to burst, of a boil.
          pehu pala - scab (Kanl. 28.27), scurvy.
  pala₂ - daub, smear, smudge, blot; dab of excreta (cf. pala kūkae).
      pala ʻai - a daub of food, especially the film of poi that adheres to the walls of the ....
      pala kūkae - residue of excreta that remains to be wiped off. lit., excreta daub.
      pala naio - pinworm daub, a term of contempt something like "not worth a daub of excreta," so ....
      pala niho - tartar of the teeth.
      pala ʻole - perfect, flawless, consummate. lit., without a daub.
      pala poi - dab of poi
          ----------
          ʻai pala maunu - to eat a dab of bait. Fig., to take the leavings of others, to steal another's mate, ....
          ʻai pala niho - lit., to eat tooth tartar.
  pala₃ - underdone.
  pala₄ - coated, as the tongue.
          ----------
          alelo pala - coated tongue.
          waha pala - a coated mouth, said in derision of an ignoramus, especially one who does not know ....
  pala₅ - a form of gonorrhea.
      pala hao - a form of gonorrhea. lit., hard rottenness.
  pala₆ - intoxicating drink made of watermelon juice.
  pala₇ - a native fern (Marattia douglasii), with a short trunk and large, ....
  pala₈ - a variety of sweet potato.
      pala kaia - a variety of sweet potato.
      pala mahiki₂ - a variety of sweet potato.
  pala₉ - a variety of taro.
      pala mahiki₁ - a variety of taro.
  pala₁₀ - seaweeds or scum.
      pala pōhaku - a kind of fine, slippery brown alga forming a thin layer on stones in ocean pools. ....
      pala ʻula - a seaweed.
  pala₁₁ - parlor.

pala₁  vs.
  • ripe, mellow;
  • yellow, as leaves;
  • soft, as an infected boil;
  • rotten, as taro corm.
 
. cf. huapala, pala ʻehu, pala heheʻe, pala lau hala. bc [PPn *pala, rotten, decayed]

hoʻopalato ripen, turn yellow

hoʻopala maiʻato ripen bananas [as by burying in a pit]

Pala ʻeʻehu ka lau o ka ʻulu.The breadfruit leaves are reddish-yellow.

pala₂  n. daub, smear, smudge, blot; dab of excreta (cf. pala kūkae). see also ʻai pala maunu, hāpala, kāpala, pala niho, pala ʻole. bc [Pn(NP) *pala, excrement; soiled]

hoʻopalato daub, besmear

pala₃  vs. underdone. bc

Pupuhi ka umu, moʻa pala ka ʻai.When the oven smokes, the food is underdone. [(not enough steam remains inside to cook the food) said of one who does a lot of enthusiastic talking, but can't knuckle down to business] (ON 2754)

pala₄  vs. coated, as the tongue. cf. waha pala. bc

pala₅  n. a form of gonorrhea. bc [PPn *pala, pustulous sore]

pala₆  n. intoxicating drink made of watermelon juice. bc

pala₇  n. a native fern (Marattia douglasii), with a short trunk and large, long-stemmed, much divided, dark-green fronds. In time of famine, the thick, starchy, hoof-shaped bases of the frond stems, which cover the short trunk, were eaten after being baked in an imu over night. The mucilaginous water resulting from slicing and soaking the raw stems in water was used medicinally. Pieces of the fronds mixed with maile leis enhanced their fragrance. The fern was used also in heiau ceremonies. (Neal 6, 7) bc [(EO) PPn *pala, tree-fern sp]

pala₈  n. a variety of sweet potato. bc

pala₉  n. a variety of taro. bc

pala₁₀  n. seaweeds or scum. bc

pala₁₁  n. parlor. Eng. bc

Pala  placename. street, Lanakila section, Honolulu. lit.: ripe.

palaa.jpgborder=0palaʻā₁  n. the lace fern (Sphenomeris chinensis syn. chusana), a common wild fern in Hawaiʻi; also known in other parts of Polynesia and in Asia. Long, slender stems support smooth, ovate, pointed fronds, about 30 cm long, which are subdivided three times. Formerly a brown dye was extracted from the fronds. [(Neal 15): "The palaʻā is said to have been worn about the hips of Hiʻiaka, sister of Pele, the volcano goddess, and was the fern that she sent to trip and entangle the moʻo, or dragons, when she fought against them. In female ailments, the palaʻā was used to disperse disease, as Hiʻiaka used it to disperse her foes."] . also palapalaʻā, pāʻūoPalaʻe. (Neal 15)

palaʻā₂  n. a tapa of māmaki bark dyed brownish-red with palaʻā fern, of silky quality.

palaʻā₃  vs. brownish-red.

palaʻā₄  n. type of stone, used for sinkers for octopus fishing.

pala ʻai, palaʻai  n. a daub of food, especially the film of poi that adheres to the walls of the container after the mass has been eaten.

palaʻai₁  n. original name for pumpkin (Cucurbita pepo), as well as squash, named for their resemblance to a long-extinct gourd of the same name. see also .

palaʻai [pala·ʻai]  n. pumpkin. see ipu.

palaʻai₂  nvs. fat, as animals.

ʻōpū palaʻaipotbellied, a term of ridicule

palaʻai heleuī [pala·ʻai hele·]  n. Jack-o'-lantern. lit., Halloween pumpkin. also pū heleuī.

palaʻai Kepanī  n. kabocha, Japanese pumpkin (KAN)

pā laʻalaʻau  hedge (EH)

pālaʻau  vt. var. spelling of pālāʻau, to heal, as with herbs.

pālāʻau, pālaʻau [·lāʻau]  vt. to heal, as with herbs.

ʻO Hiʻiaka ke kāula nui, nāna i hana, nāna i pālāʻau i maʻi apauHiʻiaka the great priest, she acts, she treats all ailments. (prayer)

pā lāʻau₁  n. wooden fence, hedge.

lāʻau ʻoiʻoithorn hedge (Mika 7.4)

pā lāʻau₂  n. wooden dish or tray (preceded by ke).

Pālāʻau [-lāʻau]  placename. three land divisions, Airport and Kaunakakai qds., north central and southwest Molokaʻi; State park overlooking Kalaupapa peninsula and containing the phallic stone Kaule-o-Nānāhoa. see Puʻulua. lit.: wooden fence or enclosure.

pā lāʻau ʻoiʻoi  thorn hedge (EH)

pā lāʻau ʻoʻoi  thorn hedge (EH)

palaʻe₁  short for pāʻūopalaʻe.

palaʻe₂  n. scar or lump, as left by a disease of glands in the neck (usually follows ʻāʻī, neck). cf. ʻalaʻala.

palaea  n. pliers. Niʻihau. also palaea huki.

palaeʻa [pala·eʻa]  var. name for young stage of hou, a fish.

palaʻehu  vs. reddish-yellow.

pālaʻelaʻe [·laʻe·laʻe]  vs. bright, as the sun.

palaʻewa  S  vs. oblique.

palaha  vi.
  • to slip and fall, stumble;
  • smooth, slippery, slick.

hoʻopalahato cause to fall, trip, push over; to fall

pālaha₁ [·laha]  S  vs.
  • spread out, extended,
  • flattened,
  • wide, broad, broadened.
 
[Pn(??) *pa-lafa, flat, wide] [Ka waiho laulā ʻana ma ʻō a ma ʻaneʻi. Ka hele ʻana a kauliʻiliʻi ke ʻano.]₁₀,₁₄

hina pālahato fall sprawling

hoʻopālahato spread, extend, flatten; leveling, flattening

Ke hoʻopālaha maila ka moa maluna o hua.The hen spreads out over the eggs.

Pālaha akula ka ua ma ka ʻāina.The rain spread over the land.

pālaha₂ [·laha]  vi. to broil, of flattened-out flesh on coals.

hoʻopālahavt of pālaha₂, to broil flattened-out flesh on coals.

pālaha₃ [·laha]  n. a kind of small ʻahi, a tuna (Germo alalunga).

pālaha₄ [·laha]  n. ti-leaf sandals. (rare.

pala hāʻama  vs. yellow but not dead ripe, of bananas; half ripe.

palahaikala [pala·hai·kala]  old name of an illness (no data). cf. haikala.

pālahalaha₁ [·laha·laha]  S   (sometimes shortened to pālālā) redup. of pālaha₁, spread out, extended, flattened... bc PCP *paalafalafa.

hoʻopālahalaharedup. of hoʻopālaha₁

maʻi pālahalahacontagious disease, epidemic

Ua hoʻopālahalaha mai ke Akua iaʻu.God has caused me to be fruitful. (Kin. 41.52)

pālahalaha₂, pālālā [·laha·laha]  (sometimes shortened to pālālā.) same as līpahapaha, a seaweed bc

pālahalaha₃ [·laha·laha]  see moe pālahalaha, to dive, in volleyball..., paʻi pālahalaha, to spike with open hand, in volleyball...

pālahalaha lau [·laha·laha lau]  S  vs. having many leaves, but little fruit.

pala hao  n. a form of gonorrhea. lit., hard rottenness.

palahē [pala·]  vs. fragile, easily torn, as rotting cloth; pulverized, smashed.

moʻa palahēovercooked to the point of falling apart, as meat

Pōluku ʻia a palahē ke kino.A body pounded and mashed.

palahē [pala·]  vs. mushy, as rice cooked with too much water. Niʻihau.

palaheʻa [pala·heʻa]  vs. stained, smeared, bedaubed. [Pn(CE) *para-seka, ??]

Ā hoʻopalaheʻa no wau i koʻu ʻaʻahu apau.I shall stain all my raiment. [with blood] (Isa. 63.3)

hoʻopalaheʻato stain, besmear

palaheʻaheʻa [pala·heʻa·heʻa]  redup. of palaheʻa, stained...

hoʻopalaheʻaheʻaredup. of hoʻopalaheʻa

pala heʻe  S  nvs. a running boil; to run, of a sore.

palaheʻe₁ [pala·heʻe]  vs. overripe, as fallen fruit.

palaheʻe₂ [pala·heʻe]  S  vi. to flee in fear. (rare.

hoʻopalaheʻeto cause to flee, chase

palaheha [pala·heha]  vs. lazy, negligent. cf. maheha.

palahēhē₁ [pala··]  n. pus.

Pakū ka palahēhē.The pus breaks out.

palahēhē₂ [pala··]  vs. infection; infected.

pala heheʻe  S  n. abscess, running sore.

palaheʻī  n. region below kualono. (rare.

palahemo [pala·hemo]  S   similar to pahemo, loose, easily untied. (rare.

Palahemo [Pala-hemo]  placename. a deep water hole inland from South Point, Kaʻū, Hawaiʻi, believed connected underground to the sea and haunted by a moʻo of the same name; in times of rain it was taboo to bathe there. Two sayings refer to Palahemo:

E hoʻi Kaʻū i Palahemo.Go back to Kaʻū and Palahemo. [an insult, since Palahemo means 'loose dab of excreta', a name given because of markings on the walls of the hole suggesting excreta]

I ʻike ʻoe Kaʻū a puni, a ike ʻole ʻoe Palahemo, ʻaʻole ʻoe i ʻike Kaʻū.If you have seen all Kaʻū, but have not seen Palahemo, you haven't seen Kaʻū.

palaheo [pala·heo]  vs. not clear, as the speech of some old persons. Perhaps Waimea, Hawaiʻi.

palahī [pala·]  nvi. diarrhea, liquid bowel evacuations; to have diarrhea.

palahiʻa [pala·hiʻa]  vi. to glide. cf. pāhia. [Ka pā lihi ʻana, ʻaʻole naʻe i kū.]₁₄

ʻO ka lua o ka ihe ua palahiʻa wale akula .The second spear glided along.

pala hinu  vs. polished, bright.

Palahinu [Pala-hinu]  placename. rocky point, northwest Lānaʻi. lit.: grease-daubed.

palahō [pala·]  nvs. rotten, putrid, decayed, corrupt; rot. bc

hoʻopalahōto cause to rot, etc

pale palahōantiseptic

palahoʻa [pala·hoʻa]  n. young ʻamaʻu fern fronds cut to be made into palaholo paste.

palahoana [pala·hoana]  see puhi palahoana.

palaholo₁ [pala·holo]  n. rolled-up frond of the ʻamaʻu fern; paste made of sap from the fronds, used in welding strips of tapa together. tapa made with old torn pieces added to new pieces was also called palaholo. (For. 5:641)

palaholo₂ [pala·holo]  same as palahuki, rotten...

palaholo₃ [pala·holo]  n. gel. cf. ʻūnina.

palaholo lauohohair gel, Dep

palaholo silaka gsilica gel g, i.e. a powder used as the sorbent layer in thin-layer chromatography (pronounced palaholo silaka ).

palahū₁ [pala·]  nvs. rotten; to spoil, rot; overripe.

palahū₂ [pala·]  n. same as pelehū, turkey. [Ka manu pelehū.]

palahū₃ [pala·]  n. a kind of ʻōpelu, a fish.

palahuki [pala·huki]  vs. rotten, as a banana stump; overripe, as banana fruit with juice dripping and black skin, as used in medicine.

palahuli [pala·huli]  vi. to turn over, fall over; to fall down while walking or running (NKE12).

hoʻopalahulito cause to turn, fall

Palahuli i lalo ka waha ʻai ai.The food-eating mouth is fallen over. [said of one in serious trouble]. (ON 2586)

palapalai.jpgborder=0palai₁  n. a native fern (Microlepia setosa), growing wild and cultivated, 95 to 130 cm high. The lacy, ovate fronds look much like those of the palaʻā but are somewhat hairy instead of smooth. The palai was one of the important plants placed on the hula altar to Laka, goddess of hula; it is famous in song (see wilia). also palapalai. see ex. popohe. (Neal 12) [PPn *palai, a yam (Dioscorea nummularia)]

palai₂  vi.
  • to turn the face away, as in embarrassment, confusion, humility;
  • bashful;
  • to conceal one's true feelings;
  • to cloak dissatisfaction or feign friendship;
  • hypocritical.
  (often used with maka).
(Kel. 130)

E hilahila auaneʻi, a e hoʻopalai maka hoʻi ka poʻethe people shall be put to shame and confounded. (Isa. 41.11)

hoʻopalaito have turned the face away, to cause to turn away; ashamed, confused, etc.

hūnā palai iki ke akamaito hide and conceal somewhat the cleverness

palai₃, parai, farai  vt. to fry; frying, fried. Eng.

palaoa palaipancake

palai aliʻi  n. a variety of palai, a fern.

palaʻie₁  vs. flexible, inconstant, changeable.

palaie.jpgpalaʻie₂  nvi. to play the game of loop and ball; the game itself: a flexible stick made of braided coconut leaflets with a loop at one end and a tapa ball on a string attached below the loop, the object being to catch the ball in the loop; this game was often played to a chant.

Palaʻie  placename. ancient surfing area, Lahaina qd., Maui. (Finney-Houston 28). lit.: inconstant.

palai hihi  S  n. a native filmy fern (Vandenboschia davalioides), climbing on trees in damp forests, with narrow dark-green fronds, 13 cm long or more, divided three times. lit., creeping palai.

palai hinahina [palai hina·hina]  n. a native filmy fern (Sphaerocionium lanceolatum), climbing on trees, with narrow fronds 5 cm long or longer, divided three times, edged with red hairs. lit., white-haired palai.

palai hoʻoluʻu [palai hoʻo·luʻu]  S  vt. to deep-fry. lit., fry (by) immersing.

Ma ka palai hoʻoluʻu ʻana, hoʻowela nui ʻia ka ʻaila ma loko o ka ipu hao, a hoʻoluʻu maoli ʻia ka meaʻai i ke kuke ʻana.In deep-frying, the oil is made very hot in a pot, and the food is actually dipped into it to cook.

palaihuna  var. spelling of palai huna, a native fern...

palai huna, palaihuna  same as pai, a native fern.

palaʻiʻi  same as lehua palaʻiʻi, a variety of taro.

palai kahawai [palai kaha·wai]  same as hihiawai, a fern.

palaiki [pala·iki]  nvi. sound of a stone falling into water; to fall with a sound; plump. (rare.

pala ila  vs. overripe, as bananas that have turned black. lit., spotted ripening.

palai lāʻau  n. a small native fern (Adenophorus pinnatifidis), with narrow fronds 10 to 40 cm long, having many short side lobes; they hang down on forest tree trunks. lit., plant palai.

palailai, pālailai [palai·lai]  n. young of the lai, a fish.

pālailai  n. var. spelling of palailai, young of the lai, a fish.

Pālailai  placename. gulch, Barberʻs Pt. and Waiʻanae qds., Oʻahu. lit.: the young lai fish.

palai lau liʻi  n. a small native filmy fern (Sphaerociomium obtusum), growing on forest trees, 2.5 to 6 cm long, with oblong, much-divided fronds. lit., small-leafed palai.

palaʻili [pala·ʻili]  n. T-shirt; any pullover-style shirt. Niʻihau. cf. paleʻili.

palaʻili kāʻawe [pala·ʻili ·ʻawe]  n. tank top. lit., t-shirt (with) strap. also paleʻili kāʻawe. cf. palaʻili, paleʻili.

palaʻīloli [palaʻī·loli]  vs. discolored, as of pandanus fruit that darkens; to assume a softer, darker color.

palai maka  see palai₂, confusion...

palai moe anu  n. a variety of stunted fern.

palaina₁  n. turning away in embarrassment, confusion, or humility, concealment of true feelings. cf. palai₂.

palaina₂  vt. to smooth, as fresh cement with a trowel.

palaina₃  n. a word said in card games (no data).

palaina helehelena [palaina hele·helena]  n. foundation, for makeup. lit., smooth (the) face.

palaina kimeki  n.v. cement; to cement. cf. palai₂.

palaina puna  n.v. whitewash; to whitewash. cf. palai₂. [Ka hoʻomoe ʻana i ke kimeki a puna paha ma ke kūkulu ʻana i kekahi mea.]

palaina puna  an exclamation used by the winner in a card game to the loser meaning 'you got wiped out!' also pāpaʻa piele.

palai ʻula  n. var. spelling of palaiʻula, dark-stemmed form of palai.

palaiʻula, palai ʻula  n. dark-stemmed form of palai. also laʻa.

palaka₁  {pa- + laka₁} nvs. indifferent, inactive, uninterested, lax, listless, apathetic, oblivious, careless or negligent in doing something, as going to church; disinterest, indifference. cf. kūpalaka. (FS 111) [Ke kau ʻana i ka manaʻo ma luna o kekahi mea me ke kāpae wale ʻana i nā manaʻo ʻē aʻe a pau. ʻO ia ka hele ʻana o ka naʻau a moloā i ka hana i kekahi mea a hana paha.],₁₄

hoʻopalakato feign indifference; indifferent, etc (Isa. 6.10.)

Palaka ka naʻau.The heart has grown dull. (Mat. 13.15)

palaka₂  n. a fish (no data). [Pn(CE) *parata, shark sp]

palaka₃  n. a checkered shirt, usually blue and white, of block-print cloth; in the 19th century, a coarse work shirt worn by males, known then in English as a "frock", mentioned frequently in the literature and especially in Peter Kaʻeo's letters in 1873–4 to his cousin, Queen Emma (Korn 1976, pp. 14–38), and hence probably from English "frock" rather than from "block". Eng.

palaka  n. shirt, with short or long sleeves.

palaka alohaaloha shirt

palaka₄  n. block, as block and tackle. Eng.

palaka₅  nv. plug; to plug in. Niʻihau. see niho palaka, prong of electrical plug..., puka uila, electrical outlet... Eng.

palaka niho koluthree-pronged plug

palaka niho luatwo-pronged plug

palaka uilaelectrical plug

palaka₆  n. block, i.e. the child's toy. cf. pōlaka, city block...

palaka  n. blocks (children's toy). Eng. (HE)

palaka aloha  n. aloha shirt. see palaka₃, a shirt...

pala kāʻao  vs. ripe, as pandanus.

-palakaʻeo  cf. kaʻeo. (rare.

hoʻopalakaʻeopeeved, resentful

palakahē [palaka·]  short for palakāhela₁.

palakāhela₁ [pala··hela]  vs. overripe, spoiled; yellowed and falling, as leaves.

Palakāhela ka ʻai o Makaʻūkiu.The food crops of Makaʻūkiu are spoiled. (chant)

palakāhela₂ [pala··hela]  vs. curved, bent; stooped, as one lifting a weight to one's back.

hoʻopalakāhelato curve, bend, stoop

palakahuki [palaka·huki]  overcooked to the point of falling apart, as meat (less common than moʻa palahē). same as palahuki;

palakai [pala·kai]  vs. sickly, withered, stunted, puny, as unhealthy plants or people.

pala kaia  n. a variety of sweet potato.

palakaiko, paradaiso [pala·kaiko]  n. paradise. Gr. paradeisos. (Luka 23.43)

palaka kepa  n. snap cube. lit., snap block.

palaka kimeki  n. pier block, in construction. lit., cement block. cf. paomeki.

palaka kimeki pale termite block

palakalī [palaka·]  n. broccoli. Eng.

palakama, balasama [pala·kama]  balsam. Eng.

palaka pipili  n. Legos (toy blocks) (HE)

palaka uila  n. plug, electric plug (HE)

palakē [pala·]  vs. soggy and watery, as taro or sweet potatoes of poor quality.

palakea₁ [pala·kea]  n. a variety of taro, tall and stocky, distinguished by the black edge of the petiole; corm white, less acrid than most taros, used chiefly as a table taro also