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).
p the eleventh letter of the Hawaiian alphabet. It represents, as in English, a labial sound. Hawaiians are apt to use it for b in words derived from English, as pipi for bipi, or as it should be written, bifi, neat cattle, from the word beef. It is often used also for f in the word piku for fiku, a fig, &c.
pa-, pā- R 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-.
pa As a particle, pa, like ka, ma, na, &c., is prefixed to a great many words, but the definite meaning of such particles has not yet been ascertained.
pā- R prefix to numerals: at a time, at once, number of times; to divide by. . cf. lele₇. (Gram. 10.3) FIS MTH
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.
pa A distributive particle prefixed to other words, as nouns, adjectives and verbs; mostly however to numeral adjectives; as, pakahi, one by one, each one; palua or papalua, two by two, two-fold, double; pakolu, each of the three, three-fold; pahiku, by sevens, seven-fold, &c., and so on to any number. These words are sometimes constructed in the sentence as verbs, and thus become verbs; as, ua pahiku mai la oia i ka ia ia makou, he divided to us the fish by sevens; e paumi aku ia lakou, give them ten each.
A pair; as, pa bipi, a pair or yoke of oxen; pa kamaa, a pair of shoes, &c. see also paa.
v. To divide out to individuals, as several things to two or more; e pa lima ae oe ia lakou, divide out five apiece to them. see pa. particle.
pā₁ R 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]
pa The wall of a city; an inclosure, including the fence and the space inclosed; pa pohaku, a stone wall; pa laau, a stick fence; pa hipa, a sheep fold.
A hall; an open court.
v. see pa, a fence. To hedge in with a fence; to inclose; e pa laau, to make a stick fence.
pā₂ R n. dish, plate, pan; elongated food bowl used for meat or fish; flat basin; phonograph record, disk (preceded by ke). cf. halepā. [PPn *paa, plate, platter, bowl]FIS
kopa mīkini holoi pādishwasher soap
mīkini holoi pādishwasher
pā n. disk (preceded by ke). FIS
pā hoʻomakastartup disk
pā kamepiulacomputer disk
pā maʻemaʻeblank disk
pā malulefloppy disk
pā paʻalokohard disk
pā paʻaloko weheremovable hard disk
pā polokalamuprogram disk
pa s. The name of any material having a flat surface, as a board (see PAPA), a plate, a server, a pan; pa wili ai, a poi board; pa holoi, a basin to wash in; pa hao, an iron pan. NOTE.—With this meaning, pa takes ke for its article.
pā₃ R 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)]FIS
pā ā eoa successful pā lure
pā haushell with white on inside
pā maevariegated shell; lit., faded shell
pa A kind of fish-hook for taking the aku or bonito.
pā₄ R 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 (see ex., pualalea). To touch, get, contact, reach, gain control of, hit, experience; to blow (as wind), shine (as moon or sun), hear, drink. cf. pā kāhea, pā wai. (Gram. 4.4) [PPn *paa, slap, strike against]FIS
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 pā ʻana a ka lāsunshine
Mālama o lilo i ka lima ā pā.Watch out or [it] will disappear into [someone's] hands and be taken away.
Mālama o pā.Watch or you'll be hurt.
ʻO ka pā kōnane a ka mahina.The bright touch of the moon. (song)
pā i ka leoto be struck by a voice, i.e., to be told something that hurts the feelings, to be rebuked
Pā i ka makau.Touched by a hook [said of a fish that has been hooked and then, having escaped, is very wary].
Pā i ka ʻupena.Touched by a net [sald of a fish that has escaped a net and is wary].
pā ka ʻaito taste food
Pā ka ʻāina iāʻoe.You'll get control of the land. (FS 133)
pā kanakato have sexual experience; lit., touch someone
pā kīʻahato touch a tumbler; to sip intoxicants
Pā nō lilo.Touch and gone [of a stolen object].
Ua pā maila kuʻu lima iāʻoe.You touched my hand.
pa v. To touch; to tap lightly; to strike gently. Puk. 19:12.
To touch, i. e., to injure or hurt. Zek. 2:8.
pā₅ R 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.
Pā maila ka leo hone o ka waiolina.The sweet sound of a violin reached here.
pa To beat; to strike heavily; to strike suddenly, as a gust of wind. Iob. 1:19. Ke pa mai nei ka makani, the wind strikes us.
To strike, i. e., to bite, as a serpent.
To strike, i. e., to hit, as a stone thrown. 1 Sam. 17:49. A pa iho la o Kiwalao i ka pohaku, Kiwalao was hit by a stone.
To sound; to ring, as metal struck; to strike upon the ear, as music; to break; to crack.
pā₆ R 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 pā wahine.Kila, the last born of the woman.
pa adj. Barren, as a female; applied to men or animals. 1 Sam. 2:5.
Dry; parched; cracked, as land; broken.
v. see pa, adj. To be barren or childless; applied to females of animals or men.
pā₇ R n. flat top of a hat.
pā₈ R n. lowest and highest note in the musical scale, do. MUS
pā n. do, the first note on the musical scale. . see pākōlī. MUS
pā₉ R vs. temporary, fleeting.
he nohona pā waletemporary residence
pā₁₀ R n. section of net attached to a bag in certain types of fishing. FIS NET
pā₁₁ huina pā . intercept, in math. huina pā x. x-intercept. MTH
pa The extremity; the furthest point of a thing. Mar. 13:27.
A remnant or piece; the same as apana. NOTE.—This meaning also takes ke for its article.
A species of yam.
A kind of shell-fish somewhat large, of the clam or muscle kind.
A brazen grate; he pa keleawe, manamana, pukapuka.
To shoot or throw, as an arrow of sugar-cane (a pastime for boys.).
To be given up, as property taken in war; nonoi aku la ke kahuna, i aku la, i pa ka aina ia kaua, the priest asked a favor, and said, let the land (conquered) be given to us two.
Hoo. Causative of most of the foregoing definitions. To lay hold of; to cause one thing to approach or touch another.
paʻa₁ R 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; one who holds, a bearer; to hold, bear, 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) HUL ILL MUS
ʻaila paʻathick grease
E loaʻa ai ke anapaʻa o nā 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 iā 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 paʻa ipu haoa pot holder
mea paʻa molakimortgagee
nā 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 nā 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. hua paʻa. constant term, in math. cf. hoa like, paukū. see kuʻina paʻa, pena paʻa mania, and entries below. HUL ILL MUS
vs. three-dimensional, in math. kinona paʻa. three-dimensional figure. kohu paʻa. three-dimensional or 3D, as a picture or movie. kiʻiʻoniʻoni kohu paʻa. 3D movie. cf. papa. HUL ILL MUS
vs. closed, as a frame in a computer program. mōlina paʻa. closed frame. cf. kaʻakaʻa. HUL ILL MUS
paa v. To be tight; to be fast; to make tight; hence, to finish a work. Kin. 2:1. Ua paa ka waha, the mouth is shut; he is silenced. Mat. 22:34.
To confirm; to establish; to continue permanently the same.
To lay hold of; to retain; to secure.
To retain in the memory; to keep a secret.
To affirm; to assert perseveringly; to affirm positively.
To be habituated; to be inclined; to be held under the influence of a person or habit.
Hoo. To finish; to decree; to determine.
To establish or confirm, as a covenant. Kin. 21:27.
To hold fast; to adhere to, as a custom; to affirm strongly. Oih. 12:15.
To fix; to hold fast; e hoopaa i ka waha, to muzzle the mouth. Kanl. 25:4.
To hold back; to be detained from doing a thing; aole i hiki, ua hoopaa ia ia Kamehameha, he could not (return), he was detained by Kamehameha. see also Kin. 20:6.
In geometry, a solid. see paaili and paaililike.
adj. Tight; fast; secured; immovable; finished; kahi paa, a place of security, inward. Nah. 15:34.
adv. Steadfastly; perseveringly.
paʻa₂ R n. pair, couple; couplet. . cf. paʻa kāmaʻa, paʻa lio, paʻa male.
paa s. A pair. see pa. A pair; a suit, as of shoes, socks or other clothes. Lunk. 14:12. see also pa lole komo, a suit of clothes. Lunk. 17:10.
paʻa₃ R n. suit of clothes.
nā paʻa kapagarments (Lunk. 14.12)
paʻa₄ R n. stratum, foundation, especially paʻa-i-lalo, earth, and paʻa-i-luna, heavens.
paʻa₅ R n. extremity, border.
paʻa₆ R n. type of sweet potato, pronunciation not certain. (For. 5:664–5) SWP
pāʻā R var. spelling of paʻaʻā₁, fiber...
pāʻā₁ R same as paʻaʻā₁, , fish, tapa... paʻaʻā₂, fish, tapa... FIS TAP
pāʻā₂ R vs. dry and rocky.
He ʻāina pāʻā.A dry, rocky land.
paa v. To blow, as the wind. see pa above;.
Burnt; scorched; charred.
paʻaʻā₁, pāʻā R n. fiber, as of sugar-cane stalk or of banana sheath (probably a contraction of paʻa, solid, and ʻaʻa, fiber). BAN
paaa [pa·aa] s. The rind of the banana; the skin or outside covering of a cluster of bananas; the fibre of a banana stalk; he ili mawaho o ka pumaia. see aa.
paʻaʻā₂, pāʻā R var. of pāpaʻa₃.
pāʻāʻā₁ R n. first stage of growth of the fish akule, 6 or 7 cm. long. cf. halalū. FIS
pāʻāʻā₂ R n. inferior tapa made from small lengths of bark. TAP
paaa [pa·aa] adj. see aa. Stony, as land; full of stones;.
pā ʻaʻaho, pāʻaʻaho corral, rail fence. (EH)
paʻa ʻahu, pā ʻahu R n. a carrier of mats (Kep. 129), a heap of mats.
paʻa ʻāina R n.v. landholder; to hold land.
paaalaha [pa·aa·la·ha] s. A memento; a keepsake. see paumaunoonoo.
paʻaalewa [paa·alewa] vi. flexed-arm hang. lit., hanging fixed.
paʻaaloha [paa·aloha] R same as paʻaloha.
paʻa ea vs. ʻairtight. ʻairtight. lit., hold air. he hōkelo paʻa ea. an airtight container.
paʻahana₁ [paa·hana] R nvs. industrious, busy, hard-working; workman, laborer, worker, industry.
paahana [paa·ha·na] v. Paa and hana, to work. To be busy; to work constantly.
s. One busily engaged; a workman. 2 Oihl. 34:10. A mechanic; an artificer. Kin. 4:22. A tradesman.
paʻahana₂ [paa·hana] R n. implement, tool, utensil, furnishings. (Nah. 7.1)
mea paʻahanatool, workman
paahana [paa·ha·na] adj. Instruments, fixtures, or what belongs or accompanies other things. Nah. 7:1.
paʻahao₁ [paa·hao] R nvi. prisoner, convict; to be imprisoned.
hale paʻahaoprison, jail
hoʻopaʻahaoto make a prisoner
hoʻopaʻahao pono ʻolefalse imprisonment
paahao [paa·hao] v. Paa and hao, iron. To be iron bound; to be a prisoner. Ier. 32:2.
s. Paa and hao, iron. One bound; a prisoner. Epes. 4:1.
One bound to work; a servant; one who obeys another.
The system of work under the Hawaiian Government in which the common people worked out their taxes; he koele, he hana aupuni.
adj. Made fast; iron bound; bolted. see halepaahao. Wahi paahao, a prison. Ier. 37:15. Lua paahao, a dungeon.
paʻahao₂ [paa·hao] R n. proceeds 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. SWP TAR
paʻahapa [paa·hapa] ʻailakele paʻahapa unsaturated fat. FOO
paʻahau [paa·hau] vs. frozen. frozen. cf. hoʻopaʻahau. au paʻahau. Ice Age. pahu paʻahau. freezer. ʻaila ʻaʻalo paʻahau. antifreeze. [sh. paʻa i ka hau.]. see kēkelē.
Paʻahau ka wai i ke kēkelē ʻole o ke Kelekia.Water freezes at zero degrees Celsius.
paʻa helu n. number pair. paʻa helu kuhikuhina. coordinates; ordered pair, i.e. two numbers used to give the location of a point on a graph, in math. MTH
paaheo [paa·he·o] s. see halepaahao. A place of confinement like a prison, dungeon, &c., for criminals; a lele aku kou uhane ma ka paaheo, ma kahi make mau loa.
pā ahi R n. shovel (RSV), fire pan (KJV) (Preceded by ke). (Ier. 52.19) TOO
paahi [pa·a·hi] s. Pa, pan, and ahi, fire. A fire pan. Ier. 52:19.
paʻahia [paa·hia] R pas/imp. of paʻa₁.
paʻahihi [paa·hihi] R vs. spread here and there.
paahihi [paa·hi·hi] v. Paa and hihi, to spread out. To work here and there; to extend one's operations.
paʻahiku [paa·hiku] R n. heptagon.
paʻahono [paa·hono] R same as pāhono, mend, sew...
paahono [paa·ho·no] v. Paa and hono, to stitch. To make fast by tying with a string; to splice; to sew together.
pā ʻahu R var. of paʻa ʻahu.
paʻa i ka hana busy, employed. (EH)
paʻa i ka lakaʻia locked. (EH)
paʻa i ka limu moss-grown. moss-grown. (EH)
paʻa i ka mana o under the spell of. (EH)
paʻa i ka noe misty. (EH)
paʻa i kaʻole deny persistently. (EH)
paʻa i ka ʻūkele stuck in the mud. (EH)
paʻa i ka waihoʻoluʻu colored. (EH)
pāʻaila R 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)PLA
paʻa-i-lalo R n. the earth below.
paʻaʻili R n. a solid, usually with number of sides following, as paʻaʻili hā. lit., surface solid. MTH
paʻaʻili [paa·ʻili] see entries below. MTH
paaili [paa·i·li] s. Paa, a solid, and ili, side; surface. A solid with sides according to the number specified. see below.
paailiha [paa·i·li·ha] s. Paaili and ha, four. A solid inclosed by four triangular sides.
paʻaʻili hā R n. four-sided solid (this term was said to be used formerly for a pyramid).
paʻaʻilihā [paa·ili·hā] n. tetrahedron, a space figure with four faces, in math. [comb. paʻaʻili + hā.].
paʻaʻili hā like R n. paʻaʻili with equal sides.
paailihalike [paa·i·li·ha·li·ke] s. A solid inclosed by four equal and similar triangular sides. Ana Hon. 30.
paʻaʻili iwakālua [paaili·iwa·ka·lua] R n. a twenty-sided solid.
paʻaʻili iwakālua [paa·ili·iwa·ka·lua] n. icosahedron, a space figure with twenty faces, in math. [comb. paʻaʻili + iwakālua.].
paailiiwakalua [paa·i·li·i·wa·ka·lu·a] s. Paaili and iwakalua, twenty. A twenty-sided solid, the sides being triangles, equal and similar.
paʻaʻili kaulike hiō [paaili·kau·like·hiō] R n. oblique parallelepiped. lit., solid leaning similarly.
paailikaulikehio [paa·i·li·kau·li·ke·hi·o] s. An oblique parallelopiped. Ana Hon. 27.
paʻaʻili kūpono [paaili·ku·pono] R n. cube or rectangular parallelepiped. lit., straight solid.
paailikupono [paa·i·li·ku·po·no] s. A cube or rectangular parallelopiped. Ana Hon. 26.
paʻaʻili lehu lehu [paa·ili·lehu·lehu] n. polyhedron, a space figure with many faces, in math. [comb. paʻaʻili + lehulehu.]. also paʻaʻili. MTH
paʻaʻili ono R n. six-sided solid, cube; cubic. . see ex. iā, yard.
paʻaʻiliono [paa·ili·ono] n. hexahedron, a space figure with six faces, in math; cube, cubic. ʻīā paʻaʻiliono. cubic yard. see paʻaʻiliono analahi, paʻaʻiliono kōkua helu.
paailiono [paa·i·li·o·no] s. see paa and ili and ono, six. A solid having six sides. Ana Hon. 26.
paʻaʻiliono analahi [paa·ili·ono·ana·lahi] n. cube, in math. also paʻaʻiliono. [comb. paʻaʻiliono + analahi.]. see paʻaʻiliono. MTH
paʻaʻiliono kōkua helu [paaili·ono·ko·kua·helu] n. counting cube, in math. lit., cube (to) help count. cf. moena kōkua helu, ʻaukū kōkua helu. also paʻaʻiliono. MTH
paʻaʻili ono like R n. cube. lit., equal six solid.
paailionolike [paa·i·li·o·no·li·ke] s. A solid with six equal sides; a cube.
paʻaʻili ʻumikūmālua [paa·ili·umi·ku·ma·lua] n. dodecahedron, a space figure with twelve faces, in math. [comb. paʻaʻili + ʻumikūmālua.]. MTH
paʻaʻiliʻumi kumamālua [paailiumi·kuma·ma·lua] R n. a twelve-sided solid.
paailiumikumamalua [paa·i·li·u·mi·ku·ma·ma·lu·a] s. Paaili and umikumamalua, twelve. A twelve sided solid, the sides being equal, i.e., fivesided polygons.
paʻaʻiliwalu [paa·ili·walu] n. octahedron, a space figure with eight faces, in math. [comb. paʻaʻili + walu.]. MTH
paʻa-i-luna R n. heavens above.
paʻa i nā mele poetic. (EH)
paʻa ipu kuha R n. bearer of the chief's spittoon.
paʻa ka hanu smother. (EH)
paʻa kāhili [paa·ka·hili] R n.v. bearer of the royal feather standard; to carry a kāhili.
paakahili [paa·ka·hi·li] s. Paa and kahili, a flybrush. An officer of a high chief who took care of the kahilis; ma kahi e noho ai na 'lii e noho pu no ka paakahili.
paʻa ka houpo The stomach is full. (EH)
paʻakai₁ [paa·kai] R 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. [Pn(MQ) *paka-tai, salt]FOO
Loko-paʻakai.Salt Lake City.
paakai [paa·kai] s. Paa and kai, sea water. Salt; that which gives sea water its taste; ke kumu o ke kai. Oihk. 2:13.
paʻakai₂ [paa·kai] R 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. PLA TAR POI
paakai [paa·kai] A species of kalo.
paʻakai₃ [paa·kai] R same as līpaʻakai, a seaweed. SWD
paʻakai ʻepesoma [paa·kai·epe·soma] n. Epsom salt. [comb. paʻakai + Eng.].
paʻakai hao [paa·kai·hao] R n. copperas. (Ka-Hae-Hawaii), May 13, 1857.
paʻakaiheleleʻi [paa·kai·hele·leʻi] R n. a fish, said to be one of the Hemiramphidae. lit., scattered salt. FIS
paʻakai holoi [paa·kai·holoi] R n. lye (RSV), nitre (KJV) lit., washing salt. (Ier. 2.22)
paʻakai hoʻohanuhanu [paa·kai·hoo·hanu·hanu] R n. smelling salts.
paʻakaihū [paa·kai·hū] R n. effervescent solution.
paʻakai inu [paa·kai·inu] R n. epsom salts. lit., drinking salt.
paʻakai mikomiko [paa·kai·miko·miko] R n. a variety of taro. TAR
paʻakai muʻemuʻe [paa·kai·mue·muʻe] R n. alum. lit., bitter salt.
paʻakai ʻulaʻula salt treated with ocherous earth used to color and flavor it. (EH)
paʻa kāmaʻa [paa·ka·maʻa] R n. pair of shoes.
paʻa ka manaʻo dedicated, devoted, determined. (EH)
paʻa kapa garments. garments. (EH)
paʻakea [paa·kea] R n. limestone, coral beds, as found on the leeward sides of the islands. lit., white hardness.
paakea [paa·ke·a] s. Name of a stone out of which maika stones were made.
paʻa ke kelepona the telephone is busy. (EH)
paʻakikī [paa·kikī] R vs. hard, tough, unyielding; arbitrary, inflexible, compact, difficult, stubborn (Kanl. 9.27) , obstinate.
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.
paakiki [paa·ki·ki] v. Paa, solid, and kiki, intensive, very, exceeding, &c. To be very hard, as a stone or any solid substance.
fig. Applied to the will, to be obstinate; to be self-willed; to be disobedient; to be unyielding to the will of another.
Applied to the heart, to be hardhearted; to be unbelieving through perverseness of disposition; to turn away from the influence of truth.
Hoo. To harden; applied to substances or to moral qualities.
s. Hardness; compactness; applied to the heart, stubbornness; perverseness. Kanl. 9:27.
adj. Hard; compact; difficult to do; perverse; disobedient; unbelieving. 1 Sam. 20:30.
paʻakō [paa·kō] R n. dry lowland plain. (Kep. 87)
-paʻakope [paa·kope] R
hoʻopaʻakopecopyright; to copyright
paʻa kūʻauhau versed in genealogy. (EH)
paʻakūkū [paa·ku·kū] R vi. to jell, set firmly, congeal; to clot, as blood; to stiffen, as hard poi; avaricious. POI
hoʻopaʻakūkūto cause to clot, congeal, etc
koko paʻakūkūblood clot
paʻakūkū [paa·ku·kū] vs. coagulated, as blood. POI
paakuku [paa·ku·ku] adj. Paa and kuku, to stand. Firmly fixed; immovable; constant.
Applied to persons, parsimonious; avaricious.
pā akule R n. fish pond for trapping akule, fish. FIS
-paʻa kuleana R
hoʻopaʻa kuleananvt. Copyright; to copyright
paʻalā₁ [paa·lā] R n. smooth, water-worn ʻalā rock. (FS 153)
Paʻalā₂ [paa·lā] R n. a a Maui wind. WIN
Paʻalaʻa [paa·laʻa] R same as paʻalā₂; see chant, kaʻalani.
paʻalalo [paa·lalo] R n. attendants of a chief; bridal attendants.
paalalo [paa·la·lo] v. To serve as a favorite or in any manner in the presence of the chief; paalalo malalo ae o ke alii. Paalalo malalo ae o ke Akua, or paalalo i ke Akua.
paʻa lau R n.v. those holding a lau, dragnet; to hold the lau.
paalaumania [paa·lau·ma·ni·a] s. Paa, solid, and laumania, smooth. A regular or smooth, i. e., a plane solid figure. Ana Hon. 26.
paʻalia [paa·lia] R pas/imp. of paʻa₁.
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 Liliʻu-o-kalani)
paʻaliʻi [paa·liʻi] R same as koali ʻai, a morning-glory, when used as a medicine. ILL FLO
paalii [paa·lii] s. The name of a medicine.
paʻa likelike [paa·like·like] n. suit, as in a deck of playing cards. Niʻihau.
paʻalima [paa·lima] R n. pentagon.
paʻa lima R 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 lima. hand mirror. pānānā paʻa lima. pocket compass.
paʻa lio R n. team of horses.
paʻa loa firmly established or imbedded, obstinate. (EH)
paʻaloha [paa·loha] R n. keepsake, memento, souvenir. . also paʻaaloha.
paaloha [paa·lo·ha] s. Paa and loha, love. A keepsake; a memento.
paʻaloko [paa·loko] vs. built-in. built-in. see kakena paʻaloko, pā paʻaloko. waihona ʻike paʻaloko. built-in memory, in a computer. [comb. paʻa + loko.]. cf. kūloko. CMP
He mōkema paʻaloko kō kēia kamepiula.This computer has a built-in modem.
paʻalole [paa·lole] R n. suit of clothes. also paʻalole komo.
paʻalole hele lewa [paa·lole·hele·lewa] n. space suit. lit., suit (for) walking (in) space. SCI
paʻa lole komo suit (clothing). (EH)
paʻalole makalike, paʻa lole makalike [paa·lole·maka·like] R n. uniform, as of military.
paʻalua₁ [paa·lua] R n. a variety of banana. BAN
paʻalua₂ [paa·lua] R n. deuce.
pāʻālua [pa·a·lua] n. code. hoʻokala pāʻālua. to unencrypt, as a code or computer data. pāʻālua kaʻina hana. key code, as for the order to press keys on a calculator to find an answer. [sh. pāpālua + ʻālualua.]. see hoʻopāʻālua, poʻo pāʻālua. CMP
pāʻālua HTML [pa·a·lua·html] R n. HTML source code, in computer programming. lit., HTML code. [+]ADD CMP
paʻa luhi R S vs. overcome with weariness.
paaluhi [paa·lu·hi] v. Paa and luhi, fatigue. To work hard; to be overcome with constant hard work.
paʻalula [paa·lula] R 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 [paa·ma·hua·ola] n. nutrient salts, i.e. the deposits that remain after a liquid has been removed. [sh. paʻakai + māhuaola.]. SCI
paʻa male R n. married couple.
paʻa male hou R n. bridal couple.
paʻa manaʻo R vs. firm in one's memory; memorized.
hoʻopaʻa manaʻoto keep a memorandum, make a record of thoughts, memorize
paʻa manehu kūʻēʻē [paa·manehu·ku·e·ʻē] n. action-reaction pair, i.e. two forces having equal strength but opposite directions, in science. lit., opposing force pair. SCI
paʻa mau R vs. regular, customary, usual. lit., continually fixed.
hālāwai paʻa maucustomary or regular meeting
manawa paʻa mauusual or regular time
paʻa mau vs. sustained. loaʻa paʻa mau. sustained yield, as in crop production.
n. default, as in a computer program. [comb. paʻa + mau.].
Ua hoʻopaʻa ʻia ke kinona hua paʻamau ma ka Times.The default font is set at Times.
paʻa mau noʻonoʻo [paa·mau·noo·noʻo] R 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 [paa·moo·lelo] R nvs. versed in lore, legends, history, tradition; documented in such; one so versed.
paʻa mua R vs. ready-made, as clothes.
paʻamua₁ [paa·mua] R nvs. gaseous condition of the bowels, to have such. ILL
paamua [paa·mu·a] s. A movement of wind in the bowels; a rushing; an opposition to some movement.
paʻamua₂ [paa·mua] R n. dam, windbreak.
paʻamua₃ [paa·mua] R nvs. steadfast in prayer for the welfare of the family, one so steadfast. rare.
paamua [paa·mu·a] One who continues daily in prayer.
paʻanā [paa·nā] R same as paʻapaʻanā₁, paʻapaʻanā₂.
pā ana n. balancing tray for scales (preceded by ke). lit., measuring plate. SCI
pā ʻana a ka lā sunshine. (EH)
paʻanaʻau [paa·naʻau] R vs. memorized, remembered. lit., fixed intestines.
paʻanehe [paa·nehe] R same as palanehe, noiseless, quiet, dainty, deft... rare.
paʻanehe mālalaioa skilled. (EH)
pāʻani R nvt. play, sport, game, amusement, joke; joking, playing, amusing, playful; to play, sport. [Pn(CE) *paakani, to compete]SPO MUS
he mea hoʻopāʻania game
hoʻopāʻanito make sport, cause to play, joke, playful
mea pāʻanitoy, plaything
pāʻani kinipōpōto play ball; ballplayer
pāʻani lapafrolic. cf. hoʻokani, to play music
pāʻani pepato play cards
paani [pa·a·ni] v. To play; to sport. Puk. 32:8. To have the enjoyment and pastime of children; to wrestle; to box; to run races, &c.
s. A play; a sport; a playing, as among children enjoying a pastime; a general name for play, sport, exercise; the enjoyment of a pastime; he paani pono kekahi, he paani pono ole kekahi. NOTE.—The Hawaiians anciently spent much of their time in paani or games or lealea (sensual gratifications.).
adj. Belonging to play or amusement; trifling; hale paani, a theater. Oih. 19:29.
pā aniani [pa·ani·ani] R n. glass dish (preceded by ke).
pāaniani₁, paaniani [pa·ani·ani] R n. same as pāniani₁; spanner, an instrument for making rope of hair or yarn; spun yarn.
pāaniani [pa·ani·ani] n. yarn. . see kā pāaniani.
pāaniani₂ [pa·ani·ani] R vs. same as pāniani₂; clear. rare.
pāʻani hewa (e kū ʻole i nā kānāwai) foul (in sports). (EH)
pāʻani iwi [pa·ani·iwi] vt. to play dominoes. lit., play bones. see iwi pāʻani. SPO
pāʻani kinipōpō to play ball, to play baseball, ballplayer. (EH)
pāʻani koho guessing game. (EH)
pāʻani kohokoho [paani·koho·koho] R n.v. guessing game, puzzle; to play such games.
pāʻani lāʻau R n. any stick game.
pāʻani lapa frolic. (EH)
pāʻani pepa to play cards. (EH)
pāʻani wale to trifle. (EH)
pā ānuenue [pa·a·nue·nue] R n. pearl-shell lure named for the rainbow (ānuenue). WIN
Pāʻao₁ R 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. STA CAN
Pāʻao₂ R a priest from Tahiti who landed at Puna, Hawaii. He built the heiau Moʻo-kini 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 R vs. sideways, one-sided.
kau pāʻaoʻaoto place on the side
paaoao [pa·ao·ao] adj. Pa and aoao, side. lit. By sides; sideways; on one side; one-sided.
pāʻaoʻao₂ R n. latent childhood disease, with physical weakening; a general term for ailments. rare. ILL
kahuna hāhā pāʻaoʻaopractitioner who felt (hāhā) infants to see if they had pāʻaoʻao disorders
paaoao [pa·ao·ao] s. A sickness; a weakness, mostly of children; want of strength; mai paaoao, hemo ke kino e.
paaoaoa [paa·oa·oa] s. By transposition of letters, the same as paaoao, sickness.
paʻa ʻohenānā [paa·ohe·na·nā] n. binoculars. lit., pair (of) telescopes.
hoʻopaʻaolalife insurance; to get life insurance
paʻa ʻole rickety, not secure, unbound. (EH)
paʻa ʻole ke kahua insecure. (EH)
paʻaʻololaha [paa·olo·laha] n. ovoid. [comb. paʻa + ʻololaha.]. MTH
paʻaoloulu [paa·oloulu] R n. young loulu palm leaves, as used in making hats.
paʻaʻomo [paa·ʻomo] R n. molded figure, the object that is created through casting or using a mold. [paʻa + ʻomo]. see hakaʻomo, kumuʻomo.[+]ADD
paʻaono [paa·ono] R n. hexagon.
paʻapaʻa₁ [paa·paʻa] R n. dispute, argument, quarrel.
hoʻopaʻapaʻato argue, dispute; argument, quarrel
paapaa [paa·paa] To contend in words; to contradict; to dispute contentiously.
Hoo. To contend in dispute; to chide. Lunk. 8:1. To be at strife. 2 Sam. 19:9.
A disputing; a reasoning. Iob. 13:6.
Hoo. Disputation; altercation; strife. Kanl. 1:12.
paʻapaʻa₂ [paa·paʻa] R same as pāpaʻa₁, burned... PCP *pakapaka.
Ua paʻapaʻa kō lākou alelo i ka make wai.Their tongues burned with thirst. (Isa. 41.17)
paapaa [paa·paa] v. see paa, burnt. To burn; to scorch; to be consumed by fire; e aiia e ke ahi.
To suffer thirst; to be thirsty.
s. A dryness; a thirst; a parching or cracking, as the earth in the sun.
adj. Burned; baked hard; parched; thirsty.
paʻapaʻa₃ [paa·paʻa] R n. a fish (Dascyllus albisella). FIS
paapaa [paa·paa] s. Name of a species of fish.
paʻapaʻa₄ [paa·paʻa] R n. a kind of sugar cane. . also hoʻopaʻapaʻa. SUG
paapaa [paa·paa] Bound tightly; made fast. see paa.
paʻapaʻaʻina₁ [paa·paʻaʻina] R nvs. brittle, crisp, crackling; to snap, crackle.
hoʻopaʻapaʻaʻinato make a crackling sound, etc
ka paʻapaʻaʻina o nā kākalaioathe crackling of thorns (Kekah. 7.6)
paʻapaʻaʻina vs. crisp or brittle, as dry hala leaves.
paapaaina [paa·paa·i·na] see paapaa, to burn. To crackle, as small, light fuel in burning. Kekah. 7:6.
To make any indistinct noise like cracking, parching, &c.
s. The crackling of brush wood or small sticks in burning.
The squeaking of shoes; the breaking, snapping, &c., of cords or strings.
paʻapaʻaʻina₂ [paa·paʻaʻina] R n. a variety of taro. TAR
paapaaina [paa·paa·i·na] v. see paina, to eat. To eat; to take food.
paʻapaʻaʻina₃ [paa·paʻaʻina] R n. a variety of sweet potato. SWP
paapaaina [paa·paa·i·na] A separating of one thing from another; lohe aku la au i ka paapaaina ana mai o kapuai mahope o maua ma ka lihi o ke kai; alaila, i aku la no hoi au ia ia nei, heaha la hoi neia mea e paapaaina mai nei?.
paʻapaʻakai [paa·paa·kai] R vs. salt-encrusted. salt-encrusted.
paʻapaʻanā₁ [paa·paa·nā] R 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 [paa·paa·nā] R vi. to hurry, hasten. rare.
paʻapaʻani [paa·paʻani] R vt. playful, to play frequently. . cf. pāʻani.
paʻa pāhemohemo remember imperfectly. (EH)
paʻapaʻina [paa·paʻina] R redup. of paʻina.
Nā leo hurō e paʻapaʻina i ka lewa.The sounds of hurrah burst forth in the air.
pāʻā pāma [pa·a·pāma] n. raffia, the fiber of the raffia palm of Madagascar. lit., palm fiber. PLA
paʻapani [paa·pani] R rare var. of papani, shut off, block...
paapani [paa·pa·ni] v. Paa and pani, to shut. To stop up; to shut, as a door or a gate; to shut close.
To stop one in his speech; to make one shut up and be silent. see apaapani.
paʻa pela R vs. committed to memory. Niʻihau. see hoʻopaʻa pela, pela.[+]ADD
paukū paʻa pelamemory verse, as from the Bible
Ua paʻa pela nā huaʻālelo o ka hīmeni i nā keiki.The children know the words to the song by heart.
paʻa poepoe [paa·poe·poe] R n. globe, circular solid, sphere. lit., round solid.
paʻapoepoe [paa·poe·poe] n. sphere, in math. [comb. paʻa + poepoe.].
paapoepoe [paa·po·e·po·e] s. Paa, solid, and poepoe, round. A circular solid; a globe. Ana Hon. 26.
paʻa pōhaku [paa·po·haku] vs. lithified. lit., solidified (into) rock. SCI
He pōhaku ke kumuone i paʻa pōhaku maila i ke au o nā makahiki he nui loa.Sandstone is a rock which has gone through lithification over a period of many years.
paʻa pono complete. (EH)
paʻapū [paa·pū] R 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) BAN WIN
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 kō waena ou me ka haunaele.They filled those around you with violence. (Ezek. 28.16)
paʻapū [paa·pū] n. density, as of a computer disk. paʻapū emi. low density. paʻapū ʻoi. high density. paʻapū pūʻuo kanaka. population density, for humans only. see entry below. BAN WIN
lākiō paʻapū wai . specific gravity, relative gravity. ʻailakele paʻapū. saturated fat. BAN WIN
paapu [paa·pu] v. To crowd; to throng; to be thick together, as a company of persons.
To be hurried or bustling with business.
To be thick; to cover over a surface. Oihk. 13:12. To be full of a thing. 2 Nal. 6:17.
Hoo. To fill, as with confusion. Ezek.28:16.
adj. Filled; impervious; solid; not hollow; dark; crowded all together; closely joined; covered up; bound; tied; pouli paapu, thick darkness. Kanl. 15:19.
adv. Entirely; wholly; thickly; all together; in great quantities. Puk. 8:2.
paapuhea [paa·pu·he·a] s. Paapu and hea, indistinctness. A mist; fine rain; a fine cloud like fog.
paʻapūhia [paa·pu·hia] vs. concentrated. concentrated. cf. kaiaka. see hoʻopaʻapūhia. wai paʻakai paʻapūhia. brine, a concentrated solution of salt or ocean water. also wai paʻakai. [comb. paʻapū + -hia.]. see wai kai.
paʻapū i ka uahi smoky. (EH)
paʻapū i ka ulu lāʻau forested, wooded. (EH)
paʻapuna [paa·puna] n. calcareous. pōhaku paʻapuna. calcareous rock, calcium carbonate. [comb. paʻa + puna.]. SCI
paʻapū o loko repressed, tense. (EH)
paʻau R rare var. of paʻaʻā, fiber...
paau [pa·au] s. see paaa. The skin of a banana stalk.
paʻaua [paa·ua] R nvi. hard physical labor or drudgery; a drudge (perhaps contraction of paʻa, hold, and uaua, tough); to work hard.
hoʻopaʻauato enslave, overwork, treat as a drudge
paaua [pa·au·a] s. A laborer; a workman; a hired man. Isa. 19:10.
adj. Hired; working as a hired man.
paʻauhau [paau·hau] R n. a variety of sweet potato. SWP
paʻa uma R 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
paauma [paa·u·ma] adj. Paa and uma, to push or draw. Fast to the breast, or pulled towards the breast; pahi paauma, a drawing knife; a shave.
paʻawaha [paa·waha] R n.v. gag; to gag the mouth. lit., make the mouth solid. (Hal. 39.1)
paawaha [paa·wa·ha] s. Paa, tight, and waha, mouth. A bridle. Hal. 39:1. see kaulawaha.
-paʻa waiwai R
hoʻopaʻa waiwaito insure property; property insurance
paʻa walu R n. octagon.
paʻawela₁ [paa·wela] R nvt. a burned area; a scar from burning; to burn.
Ma kahi maikaʻi e paʻawela ana nō.Instead of beauty, burning. (Isa. 3.24)
paawela [paa·we·la] s. Paa, burnt, and wela, heat. A burning; a scar from burning. Isa. 3:24.
adj. Burnt; scorched, as the skin by the fire; paawela kona ili i ke ahi.
paʻawela₂ [paa·wela] R n. probably a wrasse fish. FIS
pā CD . see CD.
padi R var. spelling of pāki₂, paddy...
pae₁ R nvs. cluster, row, group; margin or bank, as of a taro patch; level, as of a platform. cf. pae ʻāina, pae kō, pae moku. [Pn(CE) *pae, row, barrier, side]TAR
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. see entries below.
pae s. A cluster; a few; a small company; he pae hao wale, robbers. syn. with poe and puu.
A bank of a kalo patch; those parts that are beaten to make them water tight; he mea hana ia ka loi ma na pae e pai mua ai—pakui i ka pohaku ma ua mau pae la—a paa na pae eha.
A sign of the plural number; as, keia pae aina or keia pae moku, these islands. Gram. § 86 and 92.
pae₂ R vi. to land, disembark, come ashore; to mount or catch a wave, as of a surf rider; washed or drifted ashore. [PPn *paʻe, be cast ashore, drift]BIR CAN
ʻAʻole e pae nā 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
pae To be carried along by the surf towards the shore; to play on the surf-board; to come to a land, as a boat or canoe; to go ashore from a vessel; to cross a river to the opposite shore. Ios. 4:18. To float ashore from the sea; no na laau hao i pae mua mai, for the timber with iron that had previously floated ashore.
Hoo. To land; to put ashore, as a person or goods from a vessel. 1 Nal. 5:9.
pae₃ R n. type of sweet potato, pronunciation uncertain. (For. 5:664–5) SWP
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, and entries below.
pae₅ n. platform, as DOS, UNIX, Macintosh, etc., for a computer program. pae ʻōnaehana. operating system. CMP
paʻē R vs. to strike the ear, as a distant sound. [PPn *pakee, sharp sound, crack]
Paʻē mai ana ka leo o ke kai.The sound of the sea strikes the ears.
pae To strike upon the ear, as a distant sound; to sound, as from a distance.
To be published extensively.
A voice; a sound.
pāʻē R 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)]
pae v. To flap or shake, as a sail; to turn one side or be loose, as a tooth; as an adjective, he niho pae, a loose tooth.
To lift up; to raise a little.
To strip the bark from a tree; to peel off, as the skin of a banana or of a kalo.
paea R n. flint. Eng. (fire). STO TOO
pōhaku paeaflint (Isa. 50.7) ; agate, carbuncle (Isa. 54.12)
paea [pa·e·a] adj. Flinty; hard, as a rock. Isa. 50:7. Pohaku paea, a carbuncle. Puk. 28:17. NOTE.—This word is modern; probably it is the Hawaiian pronunciation for the word fire in connection with flint.
s. A flint; a fire stone; he pohaku ahi. see the adjective.
paʻea R n. a variety of taro. TAR
paeaea₁ [paea·ea] R nvi. to fish with a light pole offshore; polefishing. FIS
Hele kākou i ka paeaea.Let's go pole-fishing.
paeaea [pa·e·a·e·a] The act of catching fish; a iho aku la i ka paeaea aweoweo. Laieik. 206.
paeaea₂ [paea·ea] R nvi. a chant of supplication; to chant thus, perhaps so called as a means of "fishing" for something. (PH 149)FIS
pāeaea₁ [pa·ea·ea] R vs. smooth, calm, as the sea.
paeaea [pa·e·a·e·a] Smooth; unruffled, as a smooth sea. see kaipaeaea.
pāeaea₂ [pa·ea·ea] R n. a variety of fish mentioned as having sharp protuberances. (Malo 46)FIS
paeaea [pa·e·a·e·a] The name of a species of fish.
pāeaea₃ [pa·ea·ea] R vt. to signal with the arms. rare.
paeaea [pa·e·a·e·a] Striking for or beckoning to one.
pāʻeaʻea severe. (EH)
paeaea [pa·e·a·e·a] s. see paea. Hardness; severity; cruelty.
Conduct contrary to uprightness; ka hana ku like ole me ka pono.
v. To strike fire, as with steel and flint. Laieik. 54.
adj. Hard; severe; unjust, as a man with his neighbors.
paeaea ʻaʻama [paea·ea·ʻaʻama] R 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. CN CRA
paeaea ʻōhiki [paea·ea·o·hiki] R 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. CRA
pae ʻāina, paeʻāina R n. group of islands, archipelago.
pae ʻāina n. group of islands, archipelago. also pae moku. Ka pae ʻāina ʻo ʻAleuta. Aleutian islands. see pae moku.
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. [comb. pa- + ʻeʻe.]. see hoʻopaʻeʻe. CMP
Ke paʻeʻe hou mai nei nā 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 R vs. here and there, everywhere but the right place.
hoʻopāʻēʻēto cause to go astray, mislead, misrepresent
kuhi pāʻēʻēto misdirect, mislead, give inaccurate information
pāʻēʻē₂ R vs. supernatural.
Ka lāhui kino pāʻēʻē i kapa ʻia he Melehune.A people with supernatural bodies, called Melehune.
paee [pa·e·e] v. To peep; to make an unintelligible sound; to gabble; to speak indistinctly; to hear indistinctly; to misunderstand. Hoo. To speak so as to conceal the meaning; e hoonalonalo;.
s. A bunch of olona; a branch of the olona tree; he apana olona.
paeee [pae·ee] s. see pae. A lying down upon, as one lies down on his surf-board to swim; to lay one's head down on a pillow; he paepae ee, he haiai ulu.
paeheu [pae·heu] R n. large bundle. rare.
pae hewa R S vi. to stray.
paehiʻa [pae·hiʻa] R vt. to fasten ʻaho sticks to thatching, of a house.
paehia [pae·hi·a] v. To thatch; to cover a building by thatching; ke kueneia nei a ke paehia nei.
pae holomua [pae·holo·mua] n. advanced level.
pae hoʻomaka [pae·hoo·maka] n. beginning or introductory level.
pā ehu lepo n. dustpan (preceded by ke).
paehumu₁ [pae·humu] R n. taboo enclosure about a chief's house or about a heiau. (Kep. 137)
Mālama o pā ka ʻauwae i ka paehumu.Be careful or the chin will rest on the taboo enclosure [you will get into serious trouble). (saying)
paehumu [pae·hu·mu] adj. Confining; restraining; e hoopaaia iloko o ka hale paehumu, that he should be confined in a prison house. Laieik. 163.
paehumu₂ [pae·humu] R 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. manaʻohaʻi o Paekakoleo. Pythagorean theorum. Greek.. MTH
pae kānāwai [pae·ka·na·wai] vi. legal alien; to arrive as a legal alien. lit., come ashore legally. cf. pae malū. LAW
ʻO ka poʻe pae kānāwai, he mālama ʻia kō 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 R n. pocket. Eng.
pāʻeke R n. small corral.
pāʻeke [pa·ʻeke] n. corral.
paekiʻi [pae·kiʻi] R n. row of clouds, as on the horizon. lit., row of images. WIN
paekii [pae·kii] s. Low clouds; clouds lying on the horizon.
pae kō R n. cultivation of sugar cane growing along a border. SUG
pae kuahiwi [pae·kua·hiwi] n. mountain range.
pae kuahiwi mokuhonua [pae·kua·hiwi·moku·honua] R n. continental divide. lit., mountain range division. [+]ADD GEO
Pae Kuahiwi Mokuhonua [pae·kua·hiwi·moku·honua] R n. the Great Divide. lit., continental divide. [+]ADD GEO
pāʻele₁ R nvt. Negroid, dark, black; to blacken; to tattoo solid black without design; to paint black, as a canoe; to blot. CAN
hoʻopāʻeleto blacken, etc
pāʻele i ka ʻalaea a me ka nānahupaint black with red coloring and charcoal (FS 259)
paele [pa·e·le] v. Pa and ele, black. To be covered with dirt; to besmear; to blacken, as with charcoal; to color the skin black; ua paeleia ka hapalua hookahi o ke kanaka a eleele loa; to paint black; e paele i ka waa.
s. A black skin; blackness; a dark color.
adj. Dirty; besmeared with dirt; black; blackened.
Pāʻele₂ R n. Negro, Black.
pāʻele₃ R n. a variety of sweet potato. . also nika. SWP
pāʻele-hili-mānoanoa [paelehilima·noa·noa] R n. a variety of taro. lit., thick-barked blackness. TAR
pāʻele hili mānoanoa [paele·hili·ma·noa·noa] R n. a variety of sweet potato. SWP
pāʻele kūlani, pāʻelekūlani [paele·ku·lani] R n. solid tattooing of one side of the body; Ka-hekili, chief of Maui, was said to have been tattooed thus. lit., chiefly darkening.
pāʻeli R vt. to dig the earth, as to plant in a taro patch. PLA TAR
hoʻopāʻelito cause such digging
pāʻeliʻeli R redup. of pāʻeli.
hoʻopāʻeliʻeliredup. of hoʻopāʻeli
Pae-loa-hiki R n. name of a star or for the Milky Way. lit., eastern long row. STA
pae lua pele n. chain of craters. VOL
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 nā 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 ʻEmepela. Emperor Seamounts.
pae moku R n. group of islands, archipelago. lit., cluster of islands. GEO
pae moku R . see Keimana, Lāina, Lalokona, Balearika, Tuamotu, etc. .[+]ADD
pae moku n. group of islands, archipelago. also pae ʻāina. see pae moku hoaka, island arc..., pae ʻāina, group of islands, archipelago... GEO
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 hoaka n. island arc. lit., arch archipelago.
ʻO nā 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 mokupuni [pae·moku·puni] R n. archipelago.
paena R n. landing place, as of canoes (paena waʻa) or of waves (paena nalu); landing. cf. pae₂, to land, disembark, come ashore... PCP *paenga. CAN
paena nalu wave landing. (EH)
paena Pūnaewele [paena·pu·nae·wele] R n. web page. lit., internet landing place. [+]ADD
E nānā kāua i nā paena Pūnaewele no ka ʻukulele.Let’s look at web pages about the ʻukulele.
paena waʻa canoe landing. (EH)
pae niho R n. row of teeth.
pae oʻo n. varsity, as a league of sports at school. lit., mature level. cf. pae ʻōpio, junior varsity... SPO
Maikaʻi maoli nō kēia kau no ke kime pae oʻo.The varsity team is having a great season.
pae ʻōpio [pae·o·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... SPO
paepae₁ [pae·pae] R nvt. a support, prop, 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; to support, hold up, sustain; rows. PPN *paepae. FIS TAR
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
paepae [pae·pae] v. To hold or bear up; to support; to sustain. Puk. 17:12.
To run along the ground.
s. Any substance upon which another lies to keep it from the ground; a stool; a threshold; a supporter; a prop. 1 Sam. 5:4. The plate of a house on which the rafters rest; a pavement of stones.
paepae₂ [pae·pae] R redup. of pae₂, to land, disembark, come ashore...
hoʻopaepaeredup. of hoʻopae, bring ashore, cast ashore...
paepae₃ [pae·pae] R n. boom of a ship. . cf. kaula paepae, sheet from boom to after outrigger boom...
paepae₄ [pae·pae] R same as iwi ʻaoʻao, rib, rib bone..; wife...
paʻēpaʻē [pae·paʻē] R redup. of paʻē; to publicize.
hoʻopaʻēpaʻēto be noisy, as a distant sound; to talk loudly
paepae [pae·pae] To sound; to proclaim; to publish abroad, as a report.
To make a great and confused noise; to converse in a loud manner; to gabble; to talk confusedly.
To spread; to float off, as a sound.
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·kī] R n. ti-stalk fence (the stalks are crossed and a stick put into the notches made by the crossings). TII
paepae komo huila R 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.
paepaekomo [pae·pae·ko·mo] s. The axle or axle-tree of a wheel; paepaekomo i na pokakaa. 1 Nal. 7:32, 33.
paepae poho [pae·pae·poho] n. chalk tray.
paepae puka [pae·pae·puka] R n. threshold. lit., door platform. (Isa. 6.4) HOU
paepae puka [pae·pae·puka] n. threshold, of a door. HOU
paepaepuka [pae·pae·pu·ka] s. Paepae and puka, a door-way. A threshold. Isa. 6:4. A support or a supporter. 2 Oihl. 3:7.
paepae pukaaniani [pae·pae·puka·ani·ani] R n. window sill.
paepae pukaaniani [pae·pae·puka·ani·ani] n. window sill.
paepae wāwae [pae·pae·wa·wae] R n. footstool. (Iak. 2.3)
paepaewaewae [pae·pae·wae·wae] s. A footstool. lak. 2:3.
pae pali kū R n. palisade. palisade. lit., row of vertical cliffs. [+]ADD GEO
pae pōhaku a row of stones. (EH)
pae poʻo, paepoʻo, paepo . see paipo, a short surf board, a body board...
paʻē pū R nvi. to sound together, a deafening roar.
paepu [pae·pu] s. Pae, to strike, as a sound, and pu, together. The deafening roar of the surf.
The setting or placing of things together.
pae puʻu R n. row or cluster of hills.
paepuu [pae·puu] s. The name of several small hills or hillocks standing in a row. see lalanipuu.
pae pūʻulu meaʻai [pae·pu·ulu·mea·ʻai] see pūʻulu meaʻai.
paʻewa, pāʻewa R S nvs. crooked, misshapen, bent, uneven, odd, imperfect; wrong, incorrect; error, mistake. [Pn(CE) *pakewa, not straight; in error]MTH
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. [sh. pāʻewaʻewa.]. see kīloi paʻewa. MTH
vs. distortion; distorted, as in size or shape. [+]ADD
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
paewa [pa·e·wa] adj. Pa and ewa, to crook. Bent; twisted; too short; out of shape.
paewa [pa·e·wa] s. Name of one of the cases in Hawaiian grammar. see Gram. § 99 and 100. No and na are its signs.
pae waena n. intermediate level.
pāʻewaʻewa R S redup. of paʻewa; biased, partial, unfair, prejudicially.
E ʻimi pono me ka pāʻewaʻewa ʻole.Investigate carefully and impartially.
hoʻopāʻewaʻewaredup. of hoʻopaʻewa
pāʻewaʻewa [pa·ewa·ʻewa] S n. bias; biased.
He hoʻāʻo ka poʻe haʻilono e haʻi aku i ka nū 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.
paewaewa [pa·e·wa·e·wa] adj. Uneven; irregular; crooked.
s. The fantastic and irregular cutting of the hair formerly practiced on the death of a friend.
v. To be erroneous or partial in judging or in dealing. Iak. 2:4. To be erroneous, unmethodical or one-sided in telling a story or making a report; ma ka paewaewa o ka ke alii olelo ana. Laieik. 51.
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 R nvt. to improvise a chant; an improvised or conversation chant, as the kepakepa. PCP *pa(f,s)a.
paha₂ R n. uncooked young taro leaves. cf. lūʻau, pēʻū. (PH 74)TAR
paha₃ R same as kūpala, a plant. PLA
paha [pa·ha] s. The name of a plant, the leaf of which is used for food during a scarcity; in some places it is called kapala.
paha₄ R n. a kind of surfboard. rare.
paha [pa·ha] A surf board; he papa heenalu.
paha₅ R short for pahāha, swollen, strut... rare.
paha [pa·ha] s. Pride; haughtiness of bearing. see pahaha.
v. To be proud; to boast; to be lofty in one's bearing. see pahapaha.
paha₆ R 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) [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)
Hele paha.[I] may [or might] go.
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.
Pēlā paha.Maybe so.
paha [pa·ha] adv. Perhaps; it may be so, &c.; expressive of doubt. NOTE.—It is often used when there is very little or no doubt; a frequent expletive; ae paha, yes perhaps, a polite way of assenting to one's opinion while the speaker withholds full belief, or even holds to an opposite opinion.
pāhā [pa·hā] R vt. by fours, four at a time, four times; to distribute to four; to divide by four.
pāhaʻa [pa·haʻa] R vs. short in stature.
pahaa [pa·haa] adj. Pa and haa, low. Very short; low; humble.
pāhaʻahaʻa₁ [pa·haa·haʻa] R redup. of pāhaʻa, short...
pahaahaa [pa·haa·haa] adj. Pa and haa, low. Very short; low; humble.
s. Shortness; bluntness; rotundity.
pāhaʻahaʻa₂ [pa·haa·haʻa] R same as noʻunoʻu₂, a gourd. [Pn(CE) *paa-saka, a gourd or calabash]PLA
pahaha R n. young stage of the mullet, also called kahaha. (KL. line 173) FIS
pahaha [pa·ha·ha] s. Name of a species of fish.
pahāha R vs. swollen, as the neck or the cheeks of one with mumps; to strut, walk proudly. . cf. ʻauwaepahāha, manō pahāha. rare. ILL
hoʻopahāhato cause swollenness; to hoist the shoulders; to strut
pahaha [pa·ha·ha] v. Pa and haha, to strut. To strut; to walk about proudly; to play the cock-turkey.
s. A large broad swelling of the neck.
adj. Broad, full and plump, as the neck when one has the mumps.
Proud; high-minded; disdainful.
pāhai [pa·hai] n. plaque, i.e. a commemorative tablet. [sh. papa + ʻāhai.]. cf. kiahai.
pahakū [paha·kū] R n. name of a design on Niʻihau mats consisting of squares with corners touching and forming a line.
pāhala [pa·hala] R 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. PAN
He kanaka hoʻopāhala, he manaʻoʻiʻo ʻole.A skeptical person of no faith. (Kep. 107),
pā hale R n. house lot, yard, fence. HOU
pahale [pa·ha·le] s. Pa and hale, house. An inclosure in front of a house; a court yard; the space around the house inclosed by a fence.
pā halihali [pa·hali·hali] R n. tray (preceded by ke). lit., plate for carrying.
pā halihali [pa·hali·hali] n. tray (preceded by ke).
Pahama, Bahama R n. Bahama. G
Pahama, Bahama n. Bahamas; Bahamian. G
pāhana [pa·hana] n. project, as for a class. [sh. papahana.].
pāhaneli, pāhaneri, pāhanele [pa·haneli] R nvt. a hundredfold, by the hundred; to distribute to a hundred.
pāhaneli [pa·haneli] hecto-, a prefix meaning hundred (h). abb. ph.
pahaneri [pa·ha·ne·ri] distrib. adv. Pa, distributive particle, and haneri (Eng.), a hundred. By the hundred; a hundred fold; a hundred times.
pāhaneri R var. spelling of pāhaneli, a hundredfold...
pahao [pa·hao] s. Pa, pan, and hao, iron. An iron pan or plate.
pā hao₁ R n. iron fence.
pā hao₂ R n. iron dish, pan (preceded by ke).
pāhaʻo₁ [pa·haʻo] R S about the same as the more common pāhaʻohaʻo, mysterious...
pāhaʻo₂ [pa·haʻo] R S n. name of a guessing game. rare.
pahao [pa·hao] v. In a game, to lay down your own with another's, and take up at random in order to get a better.
pā hao iron dish or pan, iron fence. (EH)
pāhaʻohaʻo [pa·hao·haʻo] R S vs. mysterious, puzzling, incomprehensible; transfigured.
hoʻopāhaʻohaʻoto mystify, bewilder, cause wonder, puzzle; transfigured
Hoʻopāhaʻohaʻo ʻia ihola ia i mua o lākou.He was transfigured before them. (Mat. 17.2)
pahaohao [pa·hao·hao] v. Pa and haohao, to wonder at. To have another form; to be transfigured. Luk. 9:29.
To change one's appearance externally; to be changeable.
To change one's character.
Hoo. To transform. Rom. 12:2.
adj. Changed in appearance; transfigured; having another external form.
That which cannot be laid hold of; not material; not substantial, as a ghost; he mea pahaohao, a bodiless thing.
Wavering; fickle; unsteady, as in feeling or conduct; in doubt or suspense; undecided.
pāhaʻohuna [pa·hao·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 R . see akepahaola.
pāhaʻoweli [pa·hao·weli] n. stunt, a feat which requires unusual daring or skill, as in movie or video production; to do or perform a stunt. kanaka pāhaʻoweli. stuntperson. luna pāhaʻoweli. stunt coordinator. [sh. pāhaʻohuna + weliweli.].
E pāhaʻoweli au i ka ulia kaʻa ma ka wikiō.I'll perform the car-accident stunt in the video.
pahapaha₁ [paha·paha] R redup. of paha₁, improvise a chant, paha₅, swollen... PCP *pa(f,s)apa(f,s)a.
pahapaha [pa·ha·pa·ha] s. see pahaha, adj. Affected stiffness in the gait and address of a person; strutting; me ka pahapaha i hele mai ai.
v. see paha and pahaha, adj. To gird one's self up; to vaunt in fine clothes; to be proud; to boast; pahapaha iho la kekahi poe me ka noonoo ole i ka mea e oluolu ai.
pahapaha₂ [paha·paha] R same as līpahapaha, sea lettuce.
pahapaha [pa·ha·pa·ha] A kind of sea-weed; he lipaha, he limu.
pahapaha₃ [paha·paha] R n. Oʻahu name for a kind of stone used for poi pounders. Called makawī on class = "pn" href="http://www.ulukau.org/elib/cgi-bin/library?a=redirect&d=D0.3&rurl=/elib/collect/pepn/index/assoc/D0.dir/doc97.pdf">Kauaʻi. POI
pahapaha kuahiwi [paha·paha·kua·hiwi] R n. a liverwort (Dumortiera sp.). PLA
pahapaha-o-Polihale [paha·pahaopoli·hale] R n. a kind of pahapaha said to be found only at Poli-hale, Kauaʻi; after drying it was believed to revive when immersed in sea water; it was made into leis. (FS 103)PLA
pahapaha wai [paha·paha·wai] R n. a sea lettuce (Ulva sp.) with narrow frond. Found where sea and fresh water meet. SWD
pāhau₁ [pa·hau] R n. striped flatfish. (KL. line 156) FIS
pā hau₁ [pa·haun·] R enclosure or fence of hau trees. TRE
pāhau₂ [pa·hau] R nvs. person who cared for chief's food and clothes; well-cared for, as clothes. rare.
pā hau₂ [pa·haun·] R white pearl-shell lure or shell.
pāhau₃ [pa·hau] R vt. to filch. rare.
pahau [pa·hau] v. To embezzle in a second-hand way; applied to property which is to be distributed, as fish, kapa, &c., among the people of a chief.
pahauna [pa·hau·na] s. The name of a heiau near Lamaloloa in Hamakua, Hawaii; he heiau kahiko kela mai ka po mai, a hiki i keia manawa. Laieik. 27.
pāhawewe [pa·hawewe] vi. radiation; to radiate, as in the form of waves. pāhawewe ikehu. radioactivity. pāhawewe lā. solar radiation. pāhawewe nukelea. nuclear radiation. pāhawewe ʻātoma. atomic radiation. [comb. pā + hawewe.]. cf. malele. SCI
pahē R vs. soft-spoken, soft-mannered; soft and about to spoil, as fruit; pulp, of fruit. see the more common waipahē.
pahe [pa·he] adj. Soft; easy; flexible.
pāheahea [pa·hea·hea] R nvt. to call, especially to invite someone to eat; hospitality.
paheahea [pa·he·a·he·a] s. Pa and hea, to call. The voice of whispering like a ghost; a small, thin voice just audible.
paheʻe₁ R S vi. slippery, smooth, as a surface; soft, satiny; to slide, slip, skid; sliding, slipping. . cf. holo paheʻe, pakika, pōhaku paheʻe ʻānai. [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
lole paheʻesilk (Hoik. 18.12)
ʻōlelo paheʻefluent speech; glib or cunning tongue
pahee [pa·hee] v. Pa and hee, to slip. To slip; to slide, as the feet. Hal. 17:5. Hoo. To cause to slide; hence, to fall. Kanl. 32:35. To let or cause to flow, as blood; mai hoopahee koko.
s. Smooth cloth; silk.
Slipperiness; smoothness. Hal. 55:21.
adj. Smoothed; polished; slippery; shining, as a polished surface; smooth, as a person without hair. Kin. 27:11.
paheʻe₂ R S n. cleared area, bare dirt.
pahee [pa·hee] A smooth place.
Name of a region on the side of the mountains next below the ilima.
paheʻe₃ R 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.
pahee [pa·hee] To play at the game called pahee; ua pono ka pahee, no ka mea me ka ikaika nui e pahee, ai, a ua pono no ke kino ma ia paani.
The name of a game which consists in sliding a stick either on grass or gravel. see the verb.
paheʻe₄ R n. shallow hole or grave, as for flexed burial. (For. 5:571)
paheʻe₅ R same as pāheʻeheʻe, seaweed. SWD
pāheʻeheʻe₁ [pa·hee·heʻe] R S redup. of paheʻe₁. PPN *pasekeseke.
wahi pāheʻeheʻeslippery places (Hal. 73.18)
paheehee [pa·hee·hee] adj. Slippery; liable to fall. Hal. 73:18. Muddy, as a road.
pāheʻeheʻe₂ [pa·hee·heʻe] R n. a green cushion-shaped solid seaweed (Porphyra sp., formerly Dictyosphaeria). also līpaheʻe, līpāheʻeheʻe, līpāhoe, paheʻe. SWD
paheʻe keʻa dart. (EH)
paheʻe ʻulu R 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 R nvt. a snare, noose, trap; to ensnare, trap; deceit, treachery.
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
pahele [pa·he·le] v. To take in a snare; to insnare. Kekah. 9:12. Hoo. To be caught in a snare. Isa. 28:13. To be insnared. Isa. 42:22.
s. A noose for catching animals; a snare. Isa. 8:14.
Deceit; treachery; e malama ia oe iho i na pahele o ko Hawaii nei.
Applied to the deceit of an enemy. Ios. 23:13.
adj. Kahi puka pahele ma kahi ana i makemake ai e hei.
pahele₂ [pahelenvt·] R nvt. same as mānai, needle.
Pahele-hala R n. wind off Wai-ʻanae, Oʻahu (PH 161), and associated with Naue, Kauaʻi (For. 5:97). lit., pandanus ensnarement. WIN PAN
pāhelehele [pa·hele·hele] R redup. of pahele, snare.
he pāhelehele ʻōpaea snarer of shrimps (Nak. 85)
he pāhelehele puhi no Hāmākuaan eel snarer from Hāmākua
pāhelene [pa·helene] n. discus. lit., Greek disk. SPO
kīloi pāheleneto throw a discus
pahelo₁ R var. of pakelo, slip out, as of a trap...
hoʻopahelovar. of hoʻopakelo
pahelo [pa·he·lo] v. To slip; to slide; to slip and fall.
To throw a spear.
s. A slipping; a sliding.
pahelo₂ R vt. to peel, as taro. Kauaʻi. TAR
pāhemahema [pa·hema·hema] R about the same as hemahema: awkward, unskilled.
hoʻopāhemahemasame as pāhemahema; to cause awkwardness, to fake lack of skill
pāhemahema i ka hoʻonohonoho ʻana i nā hua ʻōleloawkward in the arranging of words, as of one speaking brokenly
pahemahema [pa·he·ma·he·ma] adj. Pa and hemahema, awkward. Ignorant; awkward in the use of language; ungrammatical.
pāhemahema i ka hoʻonohonoho ʻana i nā hua ʻōlelo speak brokenly. (EH)
pahemo R nvs. about the same as hemo; loosened, slipping off; to loosen, get loose; weakening, as a voice.
hoʻopahemoto cause to slip, slacken, loosen, etc
Ua pahemo ka hō mai ke kūʻau.The hoe slipped off the handle.
pahemo 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.
pahemo [pa·he·mo] v. Pa and hemo, to loosen. To loosen; to set or let loose.
To slip, as one walking; o naele auanei kakou a pahemo auanei a haule ilalo.
To slip off, as an axe from the helve. Hoo. The same.
pāhemohemo [pa·hemo·hemo] R redup. of pahemo.
hoʻopāhemohemoredup. of hoʻopahemo
paʻa pāhemohemoto remember here and there, imperfectly, as a song
pāhenehene [pa·hene·hene] R vt. to ridicule, laugh at, make fun of, mock, scoff.
pāheona [pa·heona] n. art, artwork; fine arts. [comb. pā + heona.]. 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] R redup. of pahē, soft-spoken...
pahepahe [pa·he·pa·he] adj. Soft; flexible; rotten; lazy. see pa and hepa, lazy.
pāheu [pa·heu] n. allergy. hopena pāheu. allergic reaction. [comb. pā + heu (Niʻihau, dust).]. ILL
Ua loaʻa wau i ka pāheu i kekahi mau ʻano pua.I am allergic to some kinds of flowers.
pāheuheu [pa·heu·heu] R n. a fish (no data). FIS
pahi₁ R nvt. knife, flint; to skin, as cattle. PCP *pa(f,s)i. TOO
pahi haku kā pahi . Paleolithic, in anthropology. Ke au haku kā pahi. Paleolithic age, period.
pahi [pa·hi] s. A knife; any cutting instrument of the knife kind; pahi kaua, a sword; pahi pelu, a jack-knife, &c. see the compounds.
v. lit. To knife, i. e., to cut a piece of meat thin as a knife; e oki lahilahi i ka io.
pahi₂ R to stand on edge. (And.)
pahi [pa·hi] To stand up on edge.
E kulepelepe, e hoolepe.
pahi [pa·hi] s. In Tahitian, a canoe or ship; no ka mea, aia malaila (ma Tahiti) ka waa nui, he pahi ka inoa. D. Malo 3:20.
pāhia [pa·hia] R inter. How many to each? How many in a group?.
pāhia [pa·hia] How many to each, to a group?.
E pāhia ia na kekahi keiki?How many was it for each child?
Pāhia nā ʻōhiʻa a kekahi?How many ʻōhiʻa for each one?
pahia [pa·hi·a] int. adv. Pa and hia, how many? How many fold? how many to each?.
pāhiʻa [pa·hiʻa] R nvt. a slipping, falling down; oblique cut; obliquely, as of clipping, cutting, falling; to miss. PCP *paasika.
Kū 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 [pa·hiʻa] . see ʻoki pāhiʻa, cut diagonally...
pahia [pa·hi·a] v. To jump in an oblique manner from a perpendicular height into the water, so that in rising to the surface, the feet come up first.
s. A mistake; a slipping; a falling.
pā hiahia [pa··hia·hia] n. performing art. [sh. papahana + redup. of hia.].
pāhiʻahiʻa [pa·hia·hiʻa] R redup. of pāhiʻa. PCP *paasikasika.
pahiahia [pa·hi·a·hi·a] v. see pahia. To slip; to slide; to fall down.
pā hī aku, pāhī aku R n. bonito hook; lure (EH).
pahi āmū razor. (EH)
pahi hahau R n. cleaver, chopping knife. lit., striking knife. TOO
pahihahau [pa·hi·ha·hau] s. Pahi and hahau, to strike. A knife to strike with, i. e., a sword.
pāhihi [pa·hihi] R vi. to spread, as vines; to stream, as water over a cliff. [Pn(CE) *paa-sii, flow: *paasii(sii)]
pahi kā R n. cane knife, machete. lit., striking knife.
pahi kahi R n. razor. cf. more common pahi ʻumiʻumi. lit., shaving knife. TOO
pahikahi [pa·hi·ka·hi] s. Pahi and kahi, to cut. A razor. Isa. 7:20. see pahiumiumi.
pahi kākiwi [pahi·ka·kiwi] R n. sickle, scythe, cutlass. lit., bent knife. TOO
pahikakiwi [pa·hi·ka·ki·wi] s. Pahi and kakiwi, bent. A crooked knife; a cutlass; a sickle, &c. Kanl. 23:26.
pahi kanikani [pahi·kani·kani] R n. knife made of a piece of hoop iron. lit., sounding knife.
pahi kaua R n. sword. lit., war knife. TOO
pahikaua [pa·hi·kau·a] s. Pahi and kaua, war. A sword; a war knife. fig. Power; oppressive power. Kin. 27:40.
pahikaua₁ [pahi·kaua] R same as kala liʻiliʻi, a fish (see kala₃). FIS
pahikaua₂ [pahi·kaua] R n. a long narrow bivalve, possibly the Pinna shells (Pinnidae). FIS
pahi kaua pālahalaha [pahi·kaua·pa·laha·laha] R n. cutlass. lit., flat war knife. TOO
pahi kekeʻe R n. sickle. TOO
pahiki n. probability, in math. pahiki liʻiliʻi. low probability. pahiki nui. high probability. pahiki hoʻokolohua. experimental probability. pahiki makemakika. mathematical probability. [sh. paha + hiki.]. cf. papaha. MTH
pāhiki [pa·hiki] R vi. to pass quietly, go lightly, touch gently.
pahi koli R n. carving knife.
pāhiku [pa·hiku] R vt. sevenfold, by sevens; seven times; to distribute to seven or divide by seven.
pahiku [pa·hi·ku] dist. adv. Pa and hiku, seven. Seven-fold; seven times; by sevens. Kin. 7:2. He uku pahiku, seven-fold punishment.
pāhila [pa·hila] R vi. to stagger. . cf. hilala.
pahilau [pahi·lau] R vs. untrue, false; untruth (contraction of pāhili, variable, and lau, much). cf. ʻalapahi.
hoʻopahilauto tell lies
pahilau [pa·hi·lau] s. A falsehood; an untruth; o ka like ole o ka olelo me ka oiaio.
pahi leka R n. letter opener. lit., letter knife. [+]ADD TOO
pahili R vt. to braid. fig., to confuse, entangle, deceive. cf. hili₁, braid, plait...
pāhili [pa·hili] R vi. to blow strongly, as a wind, especially of a veering wind; to lash, as a storm. FER WIN
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
pahili [pa·hi·li] v. Pa and hili, to turn; to twist. To blow on different sides, as a flickering wind; pahili ka pea i ka makani. Ke pahili mai nei ka makani.
pāhili hau [pa·hili·hau] n. blizzard. lit., strong, snowy wind. also makani pāhili hau. see makani pāhili.
pahilo R same as puāhilo.
pahilokea [pa·hi·lo·ke·a] s. Pahi and lokea, white. A long knife with a white handle. see lokea.
pahi lole pipi R n. sharp knife used for dressing beef. lit., knife for skinning beef.
pahilolo [pahi·lolo] R vs. proud, strutting. rare.
pahilolo [pa·hi·lo·lo] s. False; untrue; deceitful; aole ka he pahilolo.
adj. Tall; strutting; proud in one's movements.
pahi maka lua R n. double-edged sword or knife. TOO
pahimakalua [pa·hi·ma·ka·lu·a] s. Pahi and maka, edge, and lua, two. A double-edged sword or knife.
pāhina [pa·hina] n. topping, as for ice cream. [sh. pāpahi + -na.]. FOO
pahinu R vs. about the same as hinu.
hoʻopahinuto make shiny, etc
kāmaʻa pahinupatent-leather shoes; lit., shiny shoes
pahiō [pahi·ō] R vi. leaning, slanting, stooping; tall, slender. . see hiō. (And.)
pahio [pa·hi·o] v. Pa and hio, to lean. To lean over; to bend over in walking; to move, as a weak person.
adj. Tall and slender, as a man; leaning over, as a house; stooping, as a person.
pahi ʻō R n. dagger. lit., piercing knife. TOO
pahioi [pa·hi·oi] s. Pahi and oi, sharp. A sharp knife. Ios. 5:3.
pahioilua [pa·hi·oi·lu·a] s. Pahi and oilua, two edges. A two-edged knife or sword.
pahi ʻokiʻoki R n. carving knife.
pahi ʻokiʻoki pipi R n. butcher knife.
pahiʻoki pepa, pahi ʻoki pepa R n. paper knife.
pahi olo R nvt. a saw; to saw. TOO
pahiolo [pa·hi·o·lo] s. Pahi and olo, to vibrate. A saw, so called from its motion in using. 2 Sam. 12:13.
pahi olo kā n. hack saw. (HE)TOO
pahi olo lua R n. whipsaw.
pahi olo poepoe [pahi·olo·poe·poe] R n. an unknown type of saw mentioned in wills during the 1850s.
pahi olo uila n. electric saw. (HE)TOO
pā hipa R n. sheepfold. ANI
pahipa [pa·hi·pa] s. Pa, yard, and hipa (Eng.), sheep. A yard for sheep; a sheep fold. 2 Sam. 7:8.
pahi paʻa uma R n. drawknife. lit., knife solid [at] chest.
pahipahi [pahi·pahi] R 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.
pahipahilima [pa·hi·pa·hi·li·ma] s. Name of an ancient play or pastime.
pahi paʻipaʻi [pahi·pai·paʻi] R n. pruning knife. TOO
pahipaipai [pa·hi·pai·pai] s. Pahi and paipai, to prune. A pruning knife. Isa. 2:4.
pahi pākākā [pahi·pa·ka·kā] R n. chopping knife of any kind.
pahi pelu R n. jackknife, penknife, folding knife. TOO
pahipelu [pa·hi·pe·lu] s. Pahi and pelu, to double over. A jack-knife; a pen-knife; any shut knife.
pahi poʻo muku R n. short-bladed knife. lit., cut head knife. TOO
pahipoomuku [pa·hi·poo·mu·ku] s. A knife like a razor; a butcher's knife.
pāhiʻu [pa·hiʻu] n. dart, as for a dart game. [sh. pāhiʻuhiʻu.]. SPO
pāhiʻuhiʻu₁ [pa·hiu·hiʻu] R 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].
pahiuhiu [pa·hi·u·hi·u] s. Art. ke. The name of a game like the konane.
v. To move by jumping, as one does in playing konane. see konane.
pāhiʻuhiʻu₂ [pa·hiu·hiʻu] R n. a type of sorcery. (Kam. 64:131, 140)
pahi ʻume, pahiʻume R S n. drawknife.
pahi ʻumiʻumi, pahiʻumiʻumi R n. razor. lit., beard knife. TOO
pahiʻumiʻumi R var. spelling of pahi ʻumiʻumi, razor...
pahiumiumi [pa·hi·u·mi·u·mi] s. Pahi and umiumi, beard. A beard knife, i. e., a razor. see pahikahi.
pāhiwa, pahiwa [pa·hiwa] R nvs. dark, to darken (note that hiwa is a sacred, desirable black that contrasts with uli).
Ka lani nui pāhiwa.The sacred, dark, heavenly one. (chant)
lau pāhiwadark leaf (KL. line 280)
pahi wakawaka, pahi waka-waka [pahi·waka·waka] R n. flaming sword (Kin. 3.24) ; saw, sword. lit., shining knife. TOO
pahiwakawaka [pa·hi·wa·ka·wa·ka] s. Pahi and wakawaka, shining. A polished blade, as a saw, a sword; a flaming sword. Kin. 3:24.
pahō R var. of pohō, loss, damage...
paho [pa·ho] v. see poho. To sink; to sink down, as in water or mud; to be out of sight under water; e nalo iloko o ka wai; to settle down in a miry place; e napoo i kahi nenelu.
To swim. Isa. 25:11. Mea paho, a swimmer.
To slip off; to slide away, &c. see paholo.
adj. Sinking; settling down; pohi, emi, piho.
pāhoa [pa·hoa] R 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]STO TOO
koʻi pāhoastone battle-axe
kūkulu i ka pāhoato set up a taboo sign
pahoa [pa·ho·a] s. A sharp stone; a broken piece of a stone with a sharp edge.
A short wooden dagger; oo iho la laua ia ia i ka pahoa, they two pierced him with a pahoa, (short wooden sword.) Hookoke ia Lono me ka pahoa, he drew near to Captain Cook with a pahoa.
pāhoe [pa·hoe] R n.v. to paddle; to drive fish into a net by beating the paddles rhythmically against the canoe; paddler. . cf. homa₃, kāpapa. FIS CAN NET
E pākaʻau ʻia nō i nā pāhoe āpau.40 [fish] for each paddler. (Nak. 106)
pahoe [pa·ho·e] s. A fleet of canoes fishing for the malolo, flying-fish.
pāhoehoe₁ [pa·hoe·hoe] R nvt. smooth, unbroken type of lava, contrasting with ʻaʻā; to turn into pāhoehoe lava (see ex., namu₂). VOL
pahoehoe [pa·ho·e·ho·e] s. Smooth shining lava; flat unbroken lava; he pahoehoe a Pele.
pāhoehoe₂ [pa·hoe·hoe] R n. satin. CLO
pāhoehoe laubrocaded satin
pāhoehoe₃ [pa·hoe·hoe] R redup. of pāhoe, to paddle.... WIN
Haʻa ke akua i ka laʻi o Mahiki, pāhoehoe i luna a ka Puʻu-lenathe goddess does a bent-knee dance in the calm of Mahiki, paddling above the Puʻu-lena breeze. (chant)
pāhoehoe lau brocaded satin. (EH)
pāhoehoepele [pa·hoe·hoe·pele] R hooks used in catching sea turtles. (And.) FIS
pahoehoepele [pa·ho·e·ho·e·pe·le] s. Name of the hooks used in catching the sea-turtle.
pā hohonu R n. soup plate, deep dish (preceded by ke).
pāhola₁ [pa·hola] R S vt. to spread about, extend, diffuse; spread too thin, dissipated. . cf. hohola.
E pāhola mai i kou aloha maluna o mākou.Spread forth your love to us. (prayer)
hoʻopāholato cause to spread, have spread
pahola [pa·ho·la] s. That which is made useless, ineffectual or of no account; ua hoolilo i ka Olelo a ke Akua i pahola, a i pawelu, a i mea ole, i mea lapuwale.
pāhola₂ [pa·hola] R vt. to stupefy fish by drugging with ʻauhuhu, the poison spreading (pāhola) through the water. FIS
pahola [pa·ho·la] v. Pa and hola, to poison fish. To render useless; to be inactive; to be without effect.
pāholahola [pa·hola·hola] R S redup. of pāhola₁, pāhola₂.
paholahola [pa·ho·la·ho·la] v. Pa and holahola. To poison fish with the auhuhu.
pahole R same as pohole, bruised, peeled... [Pn(MQ) *pofore, skinned]
pahole [pa·ho·le] v. To peel off, as the skin.
To rub; to polish.
paholehole [pahole·hole] R redup. of pahole.
paholehole [pa·ho·le·ho·le] s. Pa and holehole, to rub off the skin. A rubbing of the skin; a breaking of the skin; o ka paholehole o ka ili; hilahila ino ka poe hana pela.
pāhōlei, paholei [pa·ho·lei] R n. legendary name for kava. (For. 5:607) KAV
pāholo [pa·holo] R vi. to appear in great numbers, as octopuses. rare.
paholo [pa·ho·lo] v. see paho. To sink in the water or mud.
To plunge down out of sight; to drown; to be overwhelmed. 1 Tim. 6:9.
To fall down.
To slip off the handle, as an axe, or off from the finger, as a ring or thimble.
Hoo. To throw into the sea.
paholoholo [pa·ho·lo·ho·lo] v. see paholo. To slip off; to let loose; to be separated from.
pā holoholona [pa·holo·holona] R n. an enclosure for animals, as a dog pound. ANI
pā holoi R n. wash pan or basin (preceded by ke).
pāhono [pa·hono] R vt. to mend, sew up a tear, patch, darn, repair.
hoʻopāhonoto have mended, etc
pahono [pa·ho·no] v. Pa and hono, to stitch. To sew up, as a rent; to join two pieces of kapa or cloth by sewing; to stitch together.
pāhonohono [pa·hono·hono] R redup. of pāhono.
hoʻopāhonohonoredup. of hoʻopāhono
pahonoia [pa·ho·no·ia] adj. see hono. Sewed; mended, as old garments. Ios. 9:4.
pā hoʻokani [pa·hoo·kani] R n. phonograph record.
pahoʻolā [pahoo·lā] R torn tapa. (And.) TAP
pahoola [pa·ho·o·la] s. Pa and hoola, a single kapa. A remnant; a piece; a worthless piece. see pahola. syn. with pawelu.
pā hoʻolapalapa [pa·hoo·lapa·lapa] R n. saucepan (preceded by ke). lit., boiling pan. FOO
pahoolapalapa [pa·hoo·la·pa·la·pa] s. Pa, pan, and hoolapalapa, to boil or fry. A frying-pan.
pāhoʻonui [pa·hoo·nui] n. exponent, in math; power, i.e. a product in which each factor is the same. [comb. pā- + hoʻonui.]. see kapuaʻi pāhoʻonui lua, kumu pāhoʻonui lua, and entry below. . MTH
ka pāhoʻonui lua o ka heluthe square of the number
kūlana pāhoʻonuiorder of magnitude
pāhoʻonui kolucubed, as in exponential counting
pāhoʻonui lua [pa·hoo·nui·lua] n. quadratic. [comb. pāhoʻonui + lua.]. see pāhoʻonui. MTH
hahaina pāhoʻonui luaquadratic function
haʻihelu pāhoʻonui luaquadratic equation
pā hoʻopuni [pa·hoo·puni] R n. central corral.
pāhouhou [pa·hou·hou] R same as pāʻouʻou, young of the fish hou. FIS
pā hōwai dish containing liquids. (EH)
pahu₁ R 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. [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
pahu [pa·hu] s. A barrel, cask, box, chest, &c. NOTE—A pahu was originally a hollow cocoanut or other tree with a shark skin drawn over one end and used for a drum: hence anything hollow and giving a sound when struck is a pahu.
A coffin. Kin. 50:26.
adj. Round and smooth, as a bald head; applied to a kula, hula pahu.
pahu₂ R n. stake, staff, stick, post, pole. . cf. pahu hope, pahu hopu, pahukū.
pahu₃ R 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) [(FJ) PPn *pasu, to pound, thump v.t]
hoʻopahuto cause to push, etc
Wai-pahuPushing water, said to be named for water that forced its way out of the earth at Wai-pahu, Oʻahu, said to have been formerly called Wai-pahū (see pahū). (place name)
pahu vt. to push. . also pohu.
pahu [pa·hu] A hole dug as a landmark. see the compounds.
v. To push or shove on end.
To push over; to push down. fig. To overthrow, as an enemy. 2 Oihl. 18:10. To overpower; to tread down, as opposition. Hal. 44:5.
To dig holes for planting.
To fall down.
To strike or pound. see paopao.
To cut, as in bleeding.
To blunt; to cut off the end of a thing; to cut into.
To throw, as a spear.
To stuff food into a person's mouth.
pahu₄ R vt. to cut off short; odd-numbered. . cf. ʻāpahu, ʻoi₃, pahupū. MTH
I pahu kō ʻoukou ʻaoʻao.If your side is odd-numbered. (For. 6:53)
pahu₅ R n. trunkfishes, boxfishes, cowfishes (Ostracion). (Malo) says that pahu were taboo to women. also moa. (Malo 29)FIS
pahu [pa·hu] The name of a species of fish forbidden to women to eat under the kapu system.
The name of a fish.
pahu₆ R n. name of a region below the ʻilima and above the kula.
pahu₇ R n. gill net used in shallow water. (Malo 213, Emerson note)NET
pahu [pa·hu] The name of a species of fish net; he upena pahu.
pahu₈ n. base or plate, as on a baseball diamond. pahu eo. home plate. pahu ʻekahi. first base. pahu ʻelua. second base. pahu ʻekolu. third base. [mān]. SPO
pahu₉ n. court, as for volleyball. Niʻihau. also kahua pōpaʻipaʻi. SPO
pahū R 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
pahu [pa·hu] To burst forth; to run out, as a liquid; to gush or flow out.
To burst forth with a noise; to break suddenly; to burst, as a boil.
pahu [pa·hu] s. Small kalo stinted with weeds.
pahua₁ R pas/imp. of pahu₃. . see hula Pahua, a spear dance (UL 183)
pahua [pa·hu·a] v. To dance; to go through the evolutions of dancing.
pahua₂ R vs. downtrodden, as grass where cattle have stamped. rare. PLA
pahuʻa R nvs. unsuccessful, ineffective, ruined, spoiled; lack of success. KAV
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" [said insultingly of Oʻahu] doesn't amount to anything.
pahua [pa·hu·a] To refuse to go or to do a thing; to be stubborn; to be angry.
-pāhua R rare.
hoʻopāhuʻato move sideways; to sail to windward
pahua [pa·hu·a] To beat against the wind, as a ship.
To fall off, as a ship sailing against the wind.
pāhuʻa [pa·huʻa] R similar to kīpuka₁, said especially of clear areas in pastures where it is easy to rope cattle.
pāhuʻa [pa·huʻa] n. open dirt area in pasture, clearing in range land.
pahu ʻai holo n. end zone, on a football field. lit., touchdown box. SPO
pahu aniani [pahu·ani·ani] R n. glass box, especially a glass-bottomed box for fishing; glass case, as in a museum. FIS
pahu aʻo n. dialog box, in a computer program. lit., teaching box. CMP
Ua ʻōʻili ʻemo ʻole mai nei kekahi pahu aʻo.A dialog box suddenly appeared.
pahu berita R var. spelling of pahu pelika, ark of the covenant...
pahuberita [pa·hu·be·ri·ta] s. Pahu and berita (Heb.), a covenant. The ark of the covenant among the Hebrews. Ios. 3:3.
pahu hae R n. flagpole.
pahu hao R n. safe, strong box. lit., iron box.
pahu hau, pahuhau R n. icebox, refrigerator.
pahuhau R var. spelling of pahu hau, icebox...
pahu heiau [pahu·hei·au] R n. temple drum.
pahu hōʻike R 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)
pahuhoike [pa·hu·ho·i·ke] s. Pahu and hoike, to show. The ark of the testimony, so translated from Puk. 26:33 and other places.
pahu holoholona cage. (EH)
pahuhonuaea [pahu·honua·ea] n. terrarium. lit., aerated box (of) earth. cf. pahumeaolaea, pahuwaiea.
pahu hoʻokele [pahu·hoo·kele] n. controller, as in Nintendo games. lit., box (to) steer.
pahu hoʻolele leo [pahu·hoo·lele·leo] n. radio. Niʻihau. also lēkiō.
pahu hoʻonui leo [pahu·hoo·nui·leo] n. amplifier. lit., box (for) increasing sound. cf. pahu leo.
pahu hoʻoulu meakanu [pahu··hoo·ulu·mea·kanu] n. planter, as for growing plants. lit., box (for) growing plants.
pahu hoʻowela wai [pahu·hoo·wela·wai] n. water heater. lit., tank (for) heating water. also kula hoʻowela wai.
pahu hope R n. final goal or stake.
pahuhope [pahu·hope] n. finish point, as in a race. laina pahuhope. finish line. [comb. pahu + hope.]. cf. pahukū.
pahu hopu R n. final goal. lit., catching goal.
pahuhopu [pahu·hopu] n. goal. also pahuhopu laulā. pahuhopu hāiki. objective.
pahuhopu [pa·hu·ho·pu] s. The name of a goal where the race-course stopped, opposite to the pahuku, where the race commenced; a kukuluia ka laau me ka lepa ma ka pahuhopu.
pahuhu R n. young of the fish uhu. FIS
pahuhu [pa·hu·hu] s. A species of fish; the young of the huhu.
pāhūhū [pa·hu·hū] R vi. to gush, ooze forth, as blood.
hoʻopāhūhūto cause to gush forth
pahuhu [pa·hu·hu] v. see pahu, v. To gush out, as blood from a wound; hahau iho la ka moli, pahuhu ae la ke koko, the instrument strikes, the blood flows out. see moli.
pahu hula R n. hula drum. HUL MUS
pahuhula [pa·hu·hu·la] s. A kind of drum used at hulas in former times; it was covered with shark skin.
pahu iʻa R n. small aquarium box for fish. FIS
pahu ihe to throw a javelin. (EH)
pāhuʻihuʻi [pa·hui·huʻi] R var. of pāhiʻuhiʻu, a game. SPO
pahuihui [pa·hu·i·hu·i] v. see hiu and hiuhiu. To play at a game; to play for pleasure; e hoopiopio, e hoomake i kekahi pohaku me ka hele ana, e kaina.
s. The name of a game or pastime.
pahukaʻa [pahu·kaʻa] R n. juice extracted from a green gourd by pounding, said to be used in an enema.
pahu kaha R n. check box, as in computer programs. lit., box (to) check. [+]ADD CMP
pahu kāhea [pahu·ka·hea] n. walkie-talkie. walkie-talkie. Niʻihau.
pahukaina [pahu·kaina] R n. ashes. . also lehu, noho hale.
pahukala₁ [pahu·kala] R n. sham battle with sharp weapons. (Malo 66)
pahukala [pa·hu·ka·la] s. Name of one of the mock-fights formerly practiced in keeping up the war spirit; he kaua pahukala kahi inoa o keia kaua.
pahukala₂ [pahu·kala] R n. herald who announces (kala) war.
pahu kālā [pahu·ka·lā] R n. safe-deposit box.
pahu kāleka kuhi puke [pahu·ka·leka·kuhi·puke] n. card catalog, as in a library. [sh. pahu + kāleka helu kuhi puke.]. see kāleka helu kuhi puke.
pahu kanaloa [pahu·kana·loa] R n. prayer drum (perhaps from pahu kala loa, drum proclaiming to a distance).
pahu kānāwai [pahu·ka·na·wai] R n. ark of the testimony. lit., legal box. cf. pahu hōʻike.
pahukanawai [pa·hu·ka·na·wai] s. Pahu and kanawai, law. The ark of the testimony. Puk. 30:6. see pahuhoike above.
pahu kani R n. drum; tabret (Kin. 31.27) , eardrum ((Kel. 115); translation from Eng.). fig., bald head. lit., sounding drum.
pahukani [pa·hu·ka·ni] s. Pahu and kani, to sound. A drum; a bass viol; a music box. Kin. 31:27. Any musical instrument of the pulsatile kind.
pahu kapu R n. a stake beyond which it was taboo to pass; sanctuary. lit., taboo stake.
pahukapu [pa·hu·ka·pu] s. Pahu and kapu, prohibited. lit. A sacred box. A sanctuary; a place consecrated to a particular use. Puk. 15:17. A place where it was kapu or forbidden to go or to pass. Laieik. 101. Some sign or signal was generally put up.
pahu kīkā [pahu·ki·kā] . see ʻukulele pahu kīkā.
pahukū₁ [pahu·kū] R n. goal or stick at the starting place of a race.
pahukū [pahu·kū] n. starting point, as in a race. laina pahukū. starting line. [comb. pahu + kū.]. cf. pahuhope.
pahuku [pa·hu·ku] A stick or goal erected at the beginning of a race; hele aku la ua mau kanaka elua a hiki i ka pahuku.
pahukū₂ [pahu·kū] R n. reserve of an army, especially a rear guard.
pahuku [pa·hu·ku] s. The reserve of an army; a reinforcement that supports the vanguard party and repels the enemy.
pahukū₃ [pahu·kū] R vt. to repel, as in war.
pahuku [pa·hu·ku] v. To turn back an enemy and make the pursuers retreat.
pāhuku [pa·huku] R same as pōhuku, swollen...
pahuku [pa·hu·ku] To be cut off short; to be round.
A soft yielding mass; a round mass.
adj. Short; round. see pohuku.
pahu kui R n.v. hypodermic injection; to be injected. lit., needle piercing. ILL
pahu kupapaʻu [pahu·kupa·paʻu] R n. coffin. lit., corpse box.
pā hula R n. hula troupe, hula studio, place reserved for hula dancing. HUL
pahula [pa·hu·la] v. Pa and hula, to dance. To dance; to hula, i. e., to sing and dance.
s. A dance. see hula.
pahu laka n. locker. [comb. pahu + Eng.]. also waihona pāiki.
pā hula keʻena aʻo hula hula studio. (EH)
pahuleka n. mailbox, address. (NKE)
pahu leo n. speaker, as for a stereo. lit., sound box. cf. pahu hoʻonui leo.
pahu lole R n. clothes chest or trunk.
pahulu₁ R nvs. nightmare (named for a chief of evil spirits on Lā-naʻi who was killed by 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 Lā-naʻi the weke is caught, the worse the nightmare); ghost; haunted; unlucky. FIS
he hale pahulua haunted house
hoʻopahuluto have a nightmare; nightmare; to haunt; to bring bad luck; unlucky
Pō nā maka i ka noe, i ka pahulu i ke ala loa.Eyes blinded by the mist, by the haunts of the long road.
pahulu [pa·hu·lu] s. Name of an ancient god who lived in the hole of a certain rock on Kauai; he was killed by Kaululaau, a chief from Maui.
Name of the goddess who conceived and brought forth Lanai; he akua hapai no Lanai.
pahulu₂ R nvs. exhausted, worn-out, of over-farmed soil; such soil.
hoʻopahuluto exhaust the soil; to let the land rest and lie fallow
pahulu [pa·hu·lu] A A papu part of the sea which is much used; he kai kapu, i hoonuaia.
pahulu₃ R n. volunteer sweet potatoes, sweet potatoes of the second growth. SWP
pahulu [pa·hu·lu] s. Potatoes of the second growth.
pahuluhope [pahulu·hope] R vs. demented, to behave as if crazy.
pahululu [pahu·lulu] R vs. somewhat rainy, showery. rare. WIN
pahululu [pa·hu·lu·lu] adj. Somewhat rainy; a little cloudy and rainy or dripping; not entirely clear.
pahu manamana [pahu·mana·mana] R n. intersection, crossroads. lit., branching stake.
pahumanamana [pa·hu·ma·na·ma·na] s. A market; a market place; haule i ka pahu i ka pahumanamana.
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. SCI
pahu mea pāʻani [pahu·mea·pa·ʻani] n. toy chest, toy. . also waihona mea pāʻani.
pahu meli R n. beehive. INS
pahu mīka n. meter box.
pahuna R n. a pushing, thrust, hurling, piercing, etc., as of an ihe spear. cf. pahu₃.
Hoʻokahi nō ia pahuna, ʻo ka hāʻule nō ia.But a single thrust and he fell.
pahuna [pa·hu·na] s. see pahu, to push, and ana. A thrusting; a striking, as with a weapon.
pāhune [pa·hune] n. platelet (preceded by ke). lit., tiny disk. SCI
pahu noho R n. box, as at a theater.
pahu ʻōlelo [pahu·o·lelo] R n. phonograph. lit., speaking box.
pahu pā R n. meat safe, cupboard. lit., dish box.
pahu paʻahau [pahu·paa·hau] n. freezer. freezer. . see paʻahau.
pahupahu₁ [pahu·pahu] R 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.
pahupahu [pa·hu·pa·hu] v. see pahu, to strike. To strike or pound; to bruise. see paopao.
pahupahu₂ [pahu·pahu] R n.v. billiards, pool; to play billiards or pool.
pahupahu [pa·hu·pa·hu] The name of a game played on a rectangular table, billiards.
pahupahu₃ [pahu·pahu] R redup. of pahu₄, to cut off short; odd-numbered...; blunt, dull. TOO
pahupahu [pa·hu·pa·hu] adj. Blunt; obtuse; dull; omuku.
pahūpahū₁ [pahu·pahū] R redup. of pahū; firecrackers. firecrackers. PPN *pasuupasuu. FIS
hoʻopahūpahūredup. of hoʻopahū; to drum or stamp with force; to squeeze certain types of small fish so they burst
pahūpahū [pahu·pahū] n. firecracker (preceded by ke). kālī pahūpahū. string of firecrackers. see ahihoʻoleʻaleʻa. FIS
pahu kula n. cooler cooler (insulated food container). (NKE)
pahūpahū₂ [pahu·pahū] R same as kāʻekeʻeke, bamboo pipes, varying in length from .3 to about 1 m...
pahūpahū₃ [pahu·pahū] R n. tiny and worthless taro offshoot from an offshoot of several generations. see kalo. (Kep. 153)TAR
pahupahu [pa·hu·pa·hu] s. Stinted kalo growing among weeds.
pahu paʻi R n. small sharkskin hula drum. lit., beating drum. HUL
pahupai [pa·hu·pai] s. A drum for beating at a hula; o ka ili mano, he mea ia e hana ia i pahupai.
pahupaʻikiʻi [pahu·pai·kiʻi] R n. camera, kodak. lit., box for printing pictures.
pahu paʻi wikiō [pahu·pai·wiki·ō] n. camcorder, video camera. lit., video camera. neʻena pahu paʻi wikiō. video camera movement. see paʻi.
pahu paka R n. tobacco box or container.
pahu palapala [pahu·pala·pala] R n. writing desk; formerly a container for the coloring liquid used in printing tapa. lit., document box. TAP
pahupalapala [pa·hu·pa·la·pa·la] s. Pahu and palapala, writing. Originally, a container for the liquor in printing kapas.
A writing desk.
pahu pānānā [pahu·pa·na·nā] R n. binnacle.
pahu papakaumaka [pahu·papa·kau·maka] n. monitor, as for a computer or in movie or video production. lit., screen box. pahu papakaumaka kamepiula. computer monitor. pahu papakaumaka kīwī. TV monitor. see papakaumaka. CMP
pahu pāpale [pahu·pa·pale] R n. hatbox; wooden block upon which a hat is plaited; such hats are called pāpale pahu.
pahu pelika, pahu berita R 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·haa·wina] n. schoolbox. lit., box (for) lesson supplies.
pahu poʻo liʻiliʻi [pahu·poo·lii·liʻi] R n. keg. lit., small-headed barrel.
pahupū [pahu·pū] R vs. cut in half, cut in two, severed, cut short, chopped off. CAN
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 R n. bookcase.
pahu ʻuiki uila n. fuse box.
pahu uila phonograph (one of the names used for an early phonograph said to have recorded Ka-lā-kaua's voice as he lay dying in 1891 in San Francisco). (EH)
pahu ʻume, pahuʻume R S n. drawer, bureau, buffet.
pahu ʻume S n. bureau, dresser. . see ʻume.
pahuume [pa·hu·u·me] s. Pahu and ume, to draw out. A bureau; a chest of drawers; a drawer from a larger chest or box.
pahu ʻume o ka lumi ʻaina sideboard. (EH)
pahu wai R n. water barrel, tank.
pahuwai [pa·hu·wai] s. A cistern; a container of water. Ier. 2:13.
pahuwaiea [pahu·wai·ea] n. aquarium. lit., aerated box (of) water. cf. hale hōʻikeʻike iʻa, pahuhonuaea, pahumeaolaea.
pahu waiho lole R n. clothes chest or trunk.
pahu waihona [pahu·wai·hona] R 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 waiū [pahu·wai·ū] n. milk carton. FOO
pahu wāwahie kūwaho [pahu·wa·wahie·ku·waho] n. external fuel tank, as on a spaceship. SCI
pai₁ R S vt. to urge, encourage, rouse, stir up, excite. [(AN) PPn *pai, good]
hoʻopaito encourage, cause to rouse, etc
pai To drive or urge one away; e pai wale, to exercise in vain; to gain nothing for what one does; a i hopu pu i ka pahu, aole no eo (na kukini), pai wale.
To stir up sedition; to raise a persecution; pai mai la lakou ma ka olelo kaua, they excited the people through words of war.
To stir up or excite one's desires; pai aku la ia i ka makemake nui i na kii.
To influence one to evil.
pai₂ R vt. to raise, lift up, increase. PCP *pai.
pai To appear; to rise up, as out of the water; ike iki lakou ia ia e pai wale mai ana no iluna o ka ilikai, he just saw him rising above the surface of the sea.
To pry up or block up one side of a thing when it is pried up.
pai₃ R vt. to laud, praise, exalt. . cf. pai aliʻi.
pai- vt. a prefix meaning to laud, encourage; -ism, a suffix in English meaning devotion or adherence to something. see entries below.
pai₄ R vt. to pamper, spoil, as a favorite child; to make a pet of.
I kū nō ka hoʻokiʻekiʻe i ka pai ʻia e ke kupuna wahine.The willfulness is due to being pampered by the grandmother.
pai To be bound with one in affection.
pai₅ R 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. FIS
pai₆ R 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]FER TRE
pai₇ R n. a kind of snail shellfish said to be poisonous to touch (no data). FIS
pai A kind of snail shell-fish, said to be poisonous to the touch.
pai₈ R same as pānānai, flat, shallow, as a dish... . see kīkala pai. rare.
pai₉ R n. pie, tart. Eng. (1 Sam. 17.18) FOO
pai₁₀ n. pi (π), in math. helu kohu pai. transcendental number. see kī pai, pakuhi pai. Eng. MTH
paʻi₁ R nvt. to slap, spank, beat, hit, clap; to print, publish; to snap, as pictures; to break, as a taboo; a slapping, slap, stamping, printing (several old types of tapa begin with paʻi: paʻipaʻinahā, paʻiua, paʻiʻula; preceded by ke). cf. paʻi ā paʻi, paʻi kiʻi, paʻi puna. [(AN) PPn *paki, slap]TAP
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 paʻi. printer. see entries below. TAP
n. shot, as of a photograph or in movie or video production (preceded by ke). see kokoke, laulā, lōpū, paʻi kiʻi. nā ʻano paʻi. types of shots. paʻi laulā. wide shot. paʻi laulā loa. extreme wide shot. paʻi lōpū. medium shot. paʻi kokoke. close-up. paʻi kokoke loa. extreme close-up. TAP
vt. to take, shoot, or snap, as a photograph (preceded by ke). cf. ʻāpona. mea paʻi kiʻi. photographer, cameraperson. paʻi kiʻiʻoniʻoni. to shoot a movie film. paʻi wikiō. to shoot a video. see pahu paʻi wikiō, and entries below. TAP
pai v. To strike or smite with the palm of the hand.
To strike the hands together expressive of much feeling; a pai pu na lima ona, he smote his hands one against another.
To treat a person harshly or severely; pau ae la lakou i ke paiia me ka hewa ole, they were all hardly treated without any fault; malama oia i na 'lii, aole pai uku i ko lakou aina, he took care of the chiefs, he did not tax heavily the land.
To strike, i. e., to tax the people or punish them; to lay a tax upon the people for some real or imaginary offense; i ka wa i huhu ai na 'lii i kanaka, o ke pae ae la no ia i ka aina, when the chiefs were angry with the people, then they struck (taxed) the land.
To stamp; to print; to impress a stamp.
Hoo. To strike back; to resist; to revenge; to avenge. Nah. 31:2.
To punish for some offense; e hoopai aku, no ke kaua wale ana o Kahekili ia ia, to punish him for Kahekili's making war upon him without cause.
To recompense either good or evil; thus, hoopai pono, or hoopai hewa.
To administer justice; to requite. Kanl. 32:6. To require; to recompense.
A striking; a stamping; an impressing, i. e., a printing, as kapa is printed, or as paper is printed in a press.
Hoo. Hoopai, a punishment; a judgment. Puk. 7:4.
paʻi₂ R 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.
Inā e paʻi ana e koho ana ʻoia.If it's a tie, he will vote.
pai E pai ka lima, to strike hands, i. e., to take or confirm an agreement. Puk. 6:8. E pai na lima, a ae na waha, lilo; hence, to make a bargain. Sol. 11:15.
s. A tie or equality of numbers; a drawn game.
paʻi₃ R vt. to mix, as ingredients; to mingle. FOO
pai To mix together two ingredients, as wine with water. Isa. 1:22.
adj. Tied up; bound together; connected with; mingled with.
paʻi₄ R to put clothes to soak, as in soapy water.
paʻi₅ R 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.
Kū ke paʻi.What a load [of work to do].
pai A quantity of food done up in a globular form in ki leaves; he pai ai; a ball; a round loaf of bread; he pai palaoa; cakes, &c. Nah. 6:15.
A cluster or bunch; as, he pai maia, a bunch of bananas; he pai huawaina, a bunch of grapes.
paʻi₆ R rare var. of paʻipaʻi₃; to strip, as bark.
paʻi₇ R nvt. lining, as of pandanus or sugar-cane leaves, inside thatching of pili grass; to line thus. PAN PLA
paʻi₈ R vs. decaying, of fruits or plants; blight. . cf. kāpaʻi₂, poultice. rare. PLA
pai A blight; a fading and dying of the leaves of vegetables; the act of decay in vegetables.
paʻi₉ R short for paʻimalau₁, Portuguese man-of-war... FIS
paʻi n. Portuguese man-of-war (Physalia). Niʻihau. also paʻimalau. see paʻipeʻa, paʻipihi. FIS
paʻi₁₀ R n. a heap.
paʻi₁₁ R vt. to evict, as from land.
ʻO ka paʻi ʻana o ʻAi-kanaka i nā mākua … ma kēia paʻi ʻana a ʻAi-kanaka i nā 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)
pai To plaster a house; to spread mortar; e pai hale;.
To visit or come to one for evil or for good;.
To end or finish a prayer in the preparation for war;.
s. A row; a line;.
A shell or cup for scooping up the oopu; he pai oopu.
paia R nvs. wall, side of a house, clearing in a forest (often translated bower); walled in, as by vegetation. PAN PLA
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].
paia [pai·a] v. To wall round; to inclose with a wall, as the body of a house or fort.
To be guarded; to be taken care of; to be protected.
s. The sides of a house; the surroundings, i. e., the walls of a house. 1 Sam. 18:11.
paiʻā R n. bracken, a fern (Pteridium aquilinum var. decompositum). also kīlau, kīlau pueo. (Neal 15–16)FER PLA
paʻia R vs. temporarily deaf, as from ascending to a high altitude. ILL
ua paʻia hinihiniheard indistinctly
paia [pai·a] adj. Deaf; unable to hear.
pāʻia R v. fenced in; struck. . cf. pā₁, ₄. [PPn *paakia, slapped, hit (passive or transitive)]
paʻi aʻa R n. root system, rootlets, small branches. [Pn(NP) *pakiaka, root of a plant]BOD PLA
Paʻi aʻa kokosmall arteries or veins
paiaa [pai·aa] s. Pai and aa, small roots. The appearance of something not fully developed; paiaa koko, the incipient arteries or veins of an embryo branching out from the heart.
The small branches of a tree.
The branches of the main root of a tree; e oki i ka mole ame ka paiaa.
paʻi aʻa koko vein (small). (EH)
pā ʻia e ke Kona hit by the Kona wind. (EH)
Lanalana, pā ʻia e ke Kona, huli pū.Spider, hit by the southerly wind, turns over, (of a weakling). (FS 183)
paʻiaha [pai·aha] R n. a variety of taro. TAR
paiāhaʻa₁, paiahaʻa [pai·a·haʻa] R vs. short, dumpy, as a person or animal.
paiāhaʻa₂ [pai·a·haʻa] R vi. dancing, surging, undulating, as the sea; tossing, as a canoe in a rough sea. CAN
paiai [pai·ai] s. Pai, a bundle, and ai, food. A bundle of pounded kalo done up in ki leaves into a round bundle.
paʻi ʻai R n. hard, pounded but undiluted taro; heavy, as poorly made cake. TAR
lima paʻi ʻailoose-flowing sleeve
ʻōlelo paʻi aiEnglish or pidgin Hawaiian
paʻia kuli, pāʻia kuli R vs. deafening.
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. [comb. pai + a + lewa.]. SCI
No ka paialewa, ʻike ʻia nā ao ʻōpua nui ma luna o ka mokupuni a me ka ua nui ma uka o nā pali.Because of convection, large clouds form over the island and rain falls over the interior mountainous sections.
paiālewa [pai·a·lewa] R 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)
pai aliʻi R v. to laud or praise a chief; to elevate one's own ego by recounting one's association with chiefs; name-dropping.
Pai-alo-pā-ʻowā R n. wind inland of Hāna, Maui. WIN
paialou [pai·alou] vt. to make a pitch, as a sales pitch, or to 'sell' an idea. [comb. pai + a + lou.].
paʻi ʻana R n. printing, edition.
paʻi ʻana no ka hoʻoponopono proofs (of printing). (EH)
paia o hope back wall of a house. (EH)
paʻi ā paʻi R vs. equal, as of two persons; to tie, have a draw. . cf. paʻi₂. CLO
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 [paia·pala] R n. apple pie. Eng. FOO
paʻiāuma [pai·a·uma] R v. to slap the chest, as in grief. fig., to show grief, wail in lamentation. (Gram. 8.7.2)
Paʻiāuma wale aku nō i ke aloha i nā kāne.Just showing great grief from love for the husbands.
paiauma [pai·a·u·ma] v. To love strongly; to remember with deep and affectionate regret, as one dead; to mourn for; to love and long after the welfare of a friend or a beloved child; to express love strongly, as a wife for a husband; paiauma wale aku no i ke aloha i na kane, (the wives of the men who went with Boki) expressed unfeigned love for their husbands.
s. Strong affection; endearing attachment to one dead or long absent; a sorrowing or lamenting the absence of a loved one; a longing after the welfare of one.
adv. Affectionately; piteously. Laieik. 140.
paʻi berena R var. spelling of paʻi pelena, loaves...
paiʻea R 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 Ka-mehameha I. fig., a star athlete. [PPn *paʻikea, crab sp]CRA
paiea [pai·e·a] s. A species of crab with a soft shell; kuapa, the hard shell.
paʻiha R same as ʻihaʻiha.
Paʻiha ʻoukou i ke ala, e ʻāpuʻe.You are strained on the path, struggle. (For. 6:294)
paihaʻa [pai·haʻa] R var. of paiāhaʻa₁, short, dumpy..., paiāhaʻa₂, dancing, surging...
paihaʻakei ʻili [pai·haa·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. [comb. pai- + haʻakei + ʻili.].
paihaʻakei lāhui [pai·haa·kei·la·hui] . see paihaʻakei ʻili.
paʻi hakahaka [pai·haka·haka] R n. printing, as contrasted with handwriting (kākau); form, questionnaire; blank, as on a questionnaire. lit., space printing.
paʻi hakahaka [pai·haka·haka] vt. to type. Niʻihau. also kikokiko.
paʻi hale R v. to thatch or line a house. . see paʻi₇. HOU
paihale [pai·ha·le] v. To thatch houses.
paihānau [pai·ha·nau] n. pro-life, i.e. opposed to abortion; right to life. cf. paikoho. [comb. pai- + hānau.]. see kaupalena hānau.
paʻi hewa R S nvt. misprint, typographical error; to make such an error. lit., mistaken printing.
paihī R n. trickling water, as down the face of a cliff. rare.
paʻihi R 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. WIN
Hōʻike ka nani o ka wahine, a i kō lā nui hao ā paʻihi.The beauty of the woman shows, and on your important day dress in your best. (name song for Ka-piʻo-lani)
Kūlana hanohano i paʻihi ʻia aku maluna ona.An honor conferreed upon him.
paihi [pa·i·hi] adj. Pa and ihi, bark or outside of a vegetable. Clear; unclouded, as the atmosphere.
pāʻihi₁ R n. a small weed (Nasturtium sarmentosum), related to watercress; used medicinally and as a tapa dye. cf. ʻihi kū kēpau. (Neal 372) PPN *pakisi. PLA TAP
paihi [pa·i·hi] A plant sometimes used for food. see ihi.
pāʻihi₂ R n. Maui name for ʻōhiʻa hā.
paihi [pa·i·hi] s. The tree ohiaha; the bark of the tree used in coloring kapa black; the tree is used for building houses and for fuel.
paihiihi [pa·i·hi·i·hi] adj. Neat; tidy.
Large; extended; full.
pāʻihiʻihi₁ R redup. of paʻihi, clear, bright... . see ex. mikihilina, oki₂.
pāʻihiʻihi₂ R same as pāʻihi₁, , small weed, tree... pāʻihi₂, small weed, tree...
paiho₁ R vi. to project, as a bone through flesh. rare. ILL
paiho [pai·ho] v. To project out beyond, as a broken bone through the flesh.
To be crooked outside and not inside.
paiho₂ R vi. to make hand signals. rare.
paiho₃ R vs. peeled, as skin. rare.
paihō [pai·hō] R n. flapping, of a malo. rare.
paiho [pai·ho] To roll up, as a scroll; to tie up, as a bundle.
adj. Girded, as with a malo; tied up, as a bundle; girded, as one dressed.
paihoʻāhu kāloaʻa [pai·hoahu·ka·loaʻa] . see paikāloaʻa.
paihoʻohaeweli [pai·hoo·hae·weli] R n. terrorism. terrorism. [pai- + hoʻohaeweli]. see hana haeweli, hoʻohaeweli, limahaeweli.[+]ADD
paʻi hou reprint. (EH)
pai hua R n. custard pie, egg pie, fruit pie. FOO
paʻi hua₁ R n. bundle of fruit; fruit cluster, as of grapes. FOO
paihua [pai·hu·a] s. Pai, bundle, and hua, fruit. A bundle of fruit.
paʻi hua₂ R n. bulge, as in canoe sides. rare. CAN
paʻi hua fiku R var. spelling of paʻi hua piku, cake of figs...
paʻi hua piku, paʻi hua fiku R n. cake of figs. (1 Sam. 25.18) FOO
paihuafiku [pai·hu·a·fi·ku] s. Paihua and fiku, figs. A bunch of figs. 1 Sam. 25:18.
paʻi hua waina, paʻi huawaina R n. cluster of grapes. (1 Sam. 25.18) FOO
paihuawaina [pai·hu·a·wai·na] s. Pai and huawaina, grapes. A bunch of grapes; paihuawaina maloo, a bunch of raisins. 1 Sam. 28:18.
paiia [pai·ia] adj. Pai and ia, passive. Bound up in or mixed together. Kin. 44:30.
Pai, to impress, and ia, passive. Impressed; stamped; printed.
pāʻīʻiʻi R . see nenue.
paiʻiʻihā [paiii·hā] R 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)FER PLA
paʻi i ka pāpākole spank. (EH)
paʻiʻina R redup. of paʻina.
paʻi ipu to drum, drummer. (EH)
paika R nvt. fight; to fight. Eng.
paʻi kāhela [pai·ka·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] R vt. public relations. [Sh. pai + kūkala]. also ʻoilaulaha.[+]ADD
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.
pā i ka leo hurt feelings, rebuked. (EH)
paikāloaʻa [pai·ka·loaʻa] vt. capitalism. also paihoʻāhu kāloaʻa. [comb. pai- + 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 wā ma mua iā 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] R vt. to make a great pet of; to treat with great favor.
E paikano nui ana nō ʻoia i ke aliʻi.He treated the chief with great favor.
paikau [pai·kau] R vi. to march, drill, parade, pass to and fro; to practice firearms.
He kumu paikau no nā koa hele wāwae.Manual of arms for infantry soldiers.
paikau [pai·kau] v. To exercise with fire-arms.
s. The act of exercising with fire-arms; ao mai la o Vanekouva i ko Kamehameha poe kanaka i ka paikau, Vancouver taught Kamehameha's men the manual exercise.
paʻi kau R vs. equal. rare.
pā i ka ʻū grief-stricken. grief-stricken. (EH)
paikauhale [pai·kau·hale] R vt. to go gadding about from house to house.
Pai-kauhale [paikau·hale] R n. name of a star. . see Au-haele. STA
paikauhale [pai·kau·ha·le] s. A poor man going from house to house to beg; one wandering from place to place.
adj. Wandering about, as a vagabond; having no home.
paikaulei [pai·kau·lei] R rare var. of pakaulei.
paikauleia [pai·kau·leia] R pas/imp. of paikaulei, gad about...
paikauleia [pai·kau·lei·a] s. Paikau and lei, a wreath, and a for ia, passive, wreathed. A woman that puts on a lei so as to signify that she is for sale; an abandoned woman going from place to place; a tattler.
pā i ka ʻupena wary (as a fish). (EH)
pā i ke kai nui struck by a big sea. (EH)
He ʻūlili holoholo kahakai, pā i ke kai nui, hina.A tattler running on the beach, struck by a big sea, falls. (of weaklings). (EH)
paiki, pāiki, pāisi R n. bag, suitcase, satchel, pocketbook, purse. Eng.
pāiki, pāisi n. suitcase, purse.
pāiki₁ [pa·iki] R n. hollow of the hand. rare.
paiki [pa·i·ki] s. The hollow of the hand; ka poholima.
pāiki₂ [pa·iki] R vs. cramped, pressed close, crowded. rare.
paiki [pa·i·ki] v. To be cramped; to be confined; to be held close.
pāiki hāʻawe, pāisi hāʻawe [paiki·ha·ʻawe] n. backpack, knap-sack lit., backpack bag. also ʻawe.
paʻi kiʻi R 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] R n. bicycle (usually follows kaʻa, vehicle). Eng.
paikikala [paiki·kala] n. bicycle. kaea paikikala. bicycle tire. also taea paikikala. kaulahao paikikala. bicycle chain. kalaiwa paikikala. bicycle handlebars. also ʻau paikikala (preceded by ke). kua hao paikikala. bicycle crossbar. noho paikikala. bicycle seat. paikikala holo kuahiwi. mountain bike. cf. kalaikikala.
pāiki lola n. tape case, cassette holder. . cf. poho lola.
paikini [pai·kini] R n. fashion, style. Eng.
paikini [pai·ki·ni] adj. Bound up; girded; dressed in tight fitting clothes; nani na haumana me na wawae paikini, fine looking are the scholars with pants tight fitting.
paʻi kinipōpō [pai·kini·pōpō] R n.v. baseball bat, tennis racquet; to hit a ball. SPO
paiki paʻalima, paiki paʻa lima [paiki·paa·lima] R n. handbag.
paikoho [pai·koho] n. pro-choice, i.e. advocating legalized abortion. cf. paihānau. [comb. pai- + koho.]. see kaupalena hānau.
paikole [pai·ko·le] adj. see pokole. Short; cut off; low.
paʻi koli R vt. to trim, cut short.
paikomo [pai·komo] R vt. recruitment; to recruit. [pai- + komo]. cf. painoho.[+]ADD
paiku pass (to and fro). (EH)
paikū kaʻawale [pai·ku·kaa·wale] n. isolationism. lit., adhering to (the principle of) standing separate.
paʻi kukui R 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. TAP
paikuli [pai·kuli] R those in charge of a chief's property. (And.)
paʻi kulo vt. to make a sidewinder serve, in volleyball. Niʻihau. SPO
paikumu [pai·kumu] R vs. to have connections with important or influential persons. rare.
paikumu [pai·ku·mu] v. To ask one to go with him to a chief, the one asked to go being familiar with the chief.
paila₁ R nvt. pile, heap; to heap up. Eng.
Kū ka paila.A big pile [work to do].
paila [pai·la] s. Eng. A pile; a heap; he paila wahie. NOTE.—A pile of wood in market was formerly a fathom square every way, i. e., a solid fathom; it is now about three-quarters of a cord.
paila₂, baila R nvt. to boil, percolate. FOO
E paila aku i ka ʻiʻo pipi.Boil the beef.
paila vi. to boil. kēkelē paila. boiling point. see kēkelē. FOO
pailaha [pai·laha] n. credit, as the name of a person who has contributed to a performance. [comb. hāpai + hoʻolaha.].
paila ʻia piled. (EH)
pailaka, pailata [pai·laka] R nvt. pilot; to pilot.
Iesū, e pailaka iaʻuJesus, pilot me. (hymn)
pailani [pai·lani] R similar to mailani, to praise, but often pejorative; to spoil.
pailani [pai·la·ni] v. To praise; to extol; to rejoice in; e hoonani.
pailani loa indulged. (EH)
pailata R var. spelling of pailaka, pilot...
pailata mokulele aviator. (EH)
paʻilauʻula [pai·lauʻula] R n. dry pandanus leaves still clinging to the tree. lit., cut red leaves. rare. PAN TRE
paila wahie R n. woodpile, pile of firewood.
paile [pai·le] s. The uncomfortable feeling produced by tattooing the face.
paileki [pai·leki] n. Pyrex. hano hoʻokolohua paileki. Pyrex test tube. Eng. SCI
pāʻili R n. swelling, as of newly made tattooing. rare.
pā ʻili R v. to touch the skin. FIS
Ka iʻa pā ʻili kanaka o Waimea.The fish that touches the skin of the people of Wai-mea [said of great schools of hinana, fish].
pā ʻili see lāʻau make pā ʻili, contact poison...
paili [pa·i·li] v. To touch the skin; to slap on the skin with the hand.
To stick to the skin, as some animals in the sea when bathing; he aloha ka ia paili kanaka o Kawainui.
paʻi lihi vt. to dink, i.e. to mishit or clip (the ball), in volleyball. lit., slight hit. also hoʻokulu. see ʻai hele wale. SPO
pā ilina, pāilina R n. cemetery, graveyard. . see ex. wailua₁.
pāilina R var. spelling of pā ilina, cemetery...
pailoka [pai·loka] R same as pailaka, pilot
pailota [pai·lo·ta] s. Eng. Art. ke. A pilot; one who directs vessels into ports and out of them.
pailola [pai·lola] n. wintergreen. (scientific name Pyrola). Eng. FOO
pailolo₁ [pai·lolo] R n. a variety of sugar cane. . also hou, pakaweli. SUG
Pailolo₂ [pai·lolo] R n. name of the channel between Molokaʻi and Maui.
Pailolo [pai·lo·lo] s. The name of the channel between Mani and Molokai.
pailua [pai·lua] R nvs. nausea; nauseating, abominable. [Pn(CE) *pairua, nausea; feeling of disgust]ILL
hoʻopailuato cause nausea, vomiting; nauseating, sickening, revolting, disgusting, loathsome
Nā mea lele ʻē aʻe apau e kolo ana, me nā 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)
pailua [pai·lu·a] v. To feel sickness at the stomach.
To be disgusted at a thing.
Hoo. To loathe; to abhor. Puk. 7:18. To be greatly displeased with; to be an abomination or loathing. Oihk. 11:23.
To vomit; to retch with nausea.
s. Sickness; sea-sickness; nausea. Hoo. Sickness of the stomach. fig. That which causes disagreeable sensations; that which is disagreeable to one; an abomination. Puk. 8:22.
paʻi lua ʻaʻena paʻi lua. double-hit violation, in volleyball. SPO
Pailua [pai·lu·a] The name of a wind from Kamiloloa.
paima [pai·ma] s. To be sea-sick.
paʻimalau₁ [pai·malau] R n. Portuguese man-of-war (Physalia). [PPn *paki-paki, Portuguese man-of-war (Physalia sp.)]FIS
paʻimalau [pai·malau] n. Portuguese man-of-war (Physalia). also paʻi. see paʻipeʻa, paʻipihi. FIS
paimalau [pai·ma·lau] s. A living creature having a sting in its tail, and floating on the ocean like the auwaalalua; he wahi mea huelo awa e lana ana ma ka moana me he auwaalalua la.
paʻimalau₂ [pai·malau] R n. a fleet of canoes fishing for aku with the malau, bait carrier. FIS CAN
paimalau [pai·ma·lau] A place in the ocean where the water is calm and clear, sought by those who are fishing for the aku.
paimana aupuni [pai·mana·au·puni] vt. communism. lit., adhering to government power.
paimana kaʻawale [pai·mana·kaa·wale] n. federalism, i.e. the principle of division of power between the state and national governments. lit., adhering to separate power.
paʻi manamana [pai·mana·mana] vt. to volley, i.e. keep the ball in play, in volleyball. lit., hit (with) fingers. also pohu. cf. lelekīkē. SPO
pai me nā mea ʻai ʻokiʻoki ʻia mince pie. (EH)
paina₁ R na form of pai₂; to lift; lifting, swelling or breaking, as waves.
paina₂ R n. fine cloth like serge.
paina [pai·na] Fine white cloth; he lole keokeo makalii; also, broad cloth; paa paina, a suit of broad cloth.
paina₃ R n. pine trees and all kinds of conifers; ironwood; cedar (RSV), ash (KJV). Eng. (Isa. 44.14) TRE
paina n. pine, conifer, or any tree which resembles a pine. also paina lau kukuna, paina tidara (Bib.). see entries below. TRE
paina [pai·na] Eng. A pine or fir tree. 2 Oihl. 2:8. Laau paina. 2 Oihl. 3:5.
paina₄ R n. pint. Eng.
paina n. pint. abb. pin.
paʻina₁ R nvi. to crackle, snap, click, tick, pop, resound; crackling, etc; brittle, easily torn. . cf. kānepaʻina, ʻuʻina. PEP *pakinga.
pā 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.
paina [pa·i·na] To ring; to squeak; to sound, as in tearing or breaking a thing.
The sound made in tearing a piece of cloth or in breaking a cord.
The sound of a flea hopping on a piece of paper.
adj. Rotten, as cloth; brittle; easily torn or broken. see pohaehae.
paʻina₂ R n. Hawaiʻi Island name for pohā₂, cape gooseberry. PLA FOO
paina [pai·na] The Cape gooseberry.
pāʻina R nvt. meal, dinner, small party with dinner; to eat a pāʻina. FOO
paina [pa·i·na] v. To eat; to dine. Kin. 27:4. To eat; to feed upon. Sol. 15:14.
A meal; an eating.
paina [pai·na] s. A land; an island.
A part separated or broken off.
pāʻina ahiahi [paina·ahi·ahi] R n. evening meal, dinner, supper. FOO
pāʻina ʻai poi poi supper. (EH)
painaʻāpala [paina·a·pala] n. pineapple. ʻea painaʻāpala. polyethylene. [mān]. also hala kahiki. SCI
paina kahakai [paina·kaha·kai] R n. French tamarisk (Tamarix gallica), shrub or small trees. Niʻihau. cf. (Neal 587). PLA TRE
paina Kuke n. Cook pine. . also kumu paina Kuke. TRE
Paʻina-kuli R n. a stroke in lua fighting. lit., deafening crackle. LUA
paina luhe n. ironwood. lit., drooping pine. also paina. TRE
pāina male, pāʻina male [pa·ina·male] R n. wedding feast or reception. FOO
pāʻina poi R n.v. poi lunch or supper. POI FOO
paina Pukikī [paina·puki·kī] n. Portuguese cypress. also paina tireza (Bib.). TRE
paina pupupu R same as paina kahakai; Niʻihau . .
painiki [pai·niki] R vt. to dress in tight-fitting garments; buttoned up tightly. . cf. niki, to tie
painiki [pai·ni·ki] v. Pai and niki, to tie a knot. To dress one up with close fitting garments; to go buttoned up tightly, as a dandy.
pai niu R n. coconut pie. CN FOO
paʻiniu [pai·niu] R 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 Kī-lau-ea Volcano, where one species is common. Also used, rarely, for house thatch (For. 5:655). (Neal 192)PLA TRE FLO
paʻi-niu R n. a very thin type of tapa. TAP
painoho [pai·noho] R vt. retention, as of students enrolled at a school; to retain. cf. paikomo. [pai- + noho]. see noho.[+]ADD
He aha ke ʻano o nā 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] R 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] R vt. to boast. . see ex. ʻēkā.
paio R nvt. to quarrel, argue, fight; combat, argument, conflict, strife, battle, struggle; to contend, as conflicting winds. WIN
ʻahahui paiodebating club
Haʻa nā makani, pā e paio nei, paio i ke alo o makani pā 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)
paio [pai·o] v. To speak back and forth like persons in a dialogue. see kike.
To scold back and forth, as two persons.
To strive together; to contend; to disagree in opinion. Kin. 45:24.
To quarrel; to fight with.
To turn topsy-turvy; to toss up and down like the sea current.
To bend round like a fish-hook.
To throw stones back and forth.
s. A striving; a quarrel; a strife. 2 Sam. 22:14. A combat; a controversy. Ier. 25:31.
adj. Contentious; disputatious; quarreling.
paiō [pai·ō] n. fixed swing, as with two or more ropes or chains. Niʻihau.. cf. lele koali.
pā ʻiʻo, pāʻiʻo R nvt. fishhook baited with flesh; to remove flesh from bones, as of fish. . cf. pā₃. FIS
paioa [pai·oa] R vs. tall, slim. . cf. leioa.
paioea, paiowea [paio·ea·paio·wea] R n. a variety of sweet potato. SWP
pai ʻōhua [pai·o·hua] R n. basket trap for fishing ʻōhua. cf. pai₅. FIS
paio kālaimanaʻo [paio·ka·lai·manaʻo] R n. debate, argument.
paio kālaimanaʻo [paio·ka·lai·manaʻo] vt. debate; to debate. hui paio kālaimanaʻo. debate club.
paiola [pai·ola] vs. nutritious. [comb. pai + ola.]. cf. ʻaiaola. FOO
pā ʻiole, pāʻiole R n. food left for rats on a tray (pā).
paionia [pai·onia] R nvs. pioneer. Eng.
pai ʻoʻopu R n. basket trap for fishing ʻoʻopu. cf. pai₅. FIS
paiowea R var. spelling of paioea, a variety of sweet potato...
paipai [pai·pai] R S redup. of pai₁, urge, encourage, pai₂, raise, lift up... to lobby; to rock. . see noho paipai, rocking chair...
hoʻopaipairedup. of hoʻopai; to promote, cheer, lobby; promotion, agitator
paipai [pai·pai] luna paipai pila . floor leader, as a member of a legislative body.
paʻipaʻi₁ [pai·paʻi] R redup. of paʻi₁; to applaud, clap; applause; to sprinkle coloring matter (as charcoal or red cloth) on tapa and beat it in. PPN *pakipaki. TAP
paipai [pai·pai] v. see pai, to strike. To rouse; to excite; to put in mind, as one careless or indifferent.
To strike with the palm of the hand.
To chastise; to correct; to smite. Isa. 53:4.
To bolster up, as a sick man. 1 Nal. 22:35.
To clap the hands as a sign of rejoicing; a paipai lakou i na lima. 2 Nal. 11:12.
To act against another thing, as the under jaw against the upper in eating or speaking; to strike against so as to make a noise.
s. A correction; a chastisement. Kanl. 11:2.
The act of pounding kapa as done by women.
paʻipaʻi₂ [pai·paʻi] R redup. of paʻi₃; mixed, diluted. FOO
lama paʻipaʻi ʻiamixed alcoholic drink, cocktail
waiū paʻipaʻidiluted milk
paʻipaʻi [pai·paʻi] vt. to dilute or mix, as a drink. . cf. hoʻokaiaka. FOO
Ua paʻipaʻi ʻia ka lama i ka wai.The alcoholic beverage was diluted with water.
paipai [pai·pai] Name of a medicine made of the leaves of the ipuawaawa, a kind of gourd; the waiiki diluted with water.
paʻipaʻi₃ [pai·paʻi] R vt. to trim, prune, cut, clip, as a plant or the hair; to strip off, as leaves. . see ex. ʻōlaʻolaʻo. PLA
lauoho paʻipaʻitrimmed hair
paipai [pai·pai] To prune; to lop off limbs; to pluck leaves. Oihk. 25:3.
To peel off, as the bark of a tree or the skin of an animal; to peel off; to separate the flesh from the bones.
adj. He pahi paipai, a pruning knife; mea paipai waina, any article used in dressing grape vines. see Isa. 61:5.
paʻipaʻi₄ [pai·paʻi] vt. to dribble, as a basketball. Niʻihau. also pākimokimo, pāloiloi. cf. pekupeku. SPO
paipai [pai·pai] Hoo. To swell out as if stuffed with food; to strut with sufficiency; to be bold; to dare.
A threshold of a door. Lunk. 19:27.
The name of a kind of hula; he paipai kekahi hula.
paipaieʻe [pai·pai·eʻe] R same as pepeieʻe.
paʻipaʻiʻiole [pai·paʻiʻiole] R . see papaʻiole.
paipai kalaiʻāina campaign (political). (EH)
paʻipaʻi kukui [pai·pai·kukui] R same as paʻi kukui, kind of dark tapa... TAP
paipaikukui [pai·pai·ku·kui] s. The name of a species of kapa made on Molokai; its color was pale yellow; he kapa ano like me ka paipaikukui.
paʻipaʻi lāʻau chemistry. (EH)
paʻipaʻi lima [pai·pai·lima] R n.v. to clap, applaud; applause, clapping.
paipailima [pai·pai·li·ma] v. Paipai and lima, hand. To clap the hands as a sign of joy. Isa. 55:12.
paʻipaʻi mālie pat. (EH)
paipai manaʻo [pai·pai·manaʻo] R n. memorial, revived memory. (Puk. 30.16)
paipai [pai·pai] Paipai manao, a remembrancer; a memorial. Puk. 30:16.
paʻipāʻina [pai·pāʻina] R redup. of pāʻina, meal, dinner...
paipaina [pai·pa·i·na] v. see paina. To eat; to take food.
paʻipaʻinahā [pai·pai·nahā] R n. tapa cloak worn over the shoulder like a cape. TAP CLO
paipainaha [pai·pai·na·ha] s. A cloak; a garment; a kapa.
paʻipāʻi pālua [pai·pai·pa·lua] vt. to double dribble, in basketball. also pākimokimo pālua, pāloiloi pālua. SPO
Paipala, Baibala [pai·pala] R 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 R n. pumpkin pie. FOO
paʻi pālahalaha [pai·pa·laha·laha] vt. to spike with open hand, in volleyball. Nīʻihau. see hili, kuʻi puʻupuʻu. SPO
Paipala Hemolele Holy Bible. (EH)
paʻi palaoa R n. cakes of fine flour. (Nah. 6.15) FOO
paʻi palaoa n. dough. lit., mix flour. FOO
paʻi palapala [pai·pala·pala] R n.v. printing press; to print.
paipalapala [pai·pa·la·pa·la] s. Pai, to print, and palapala, printed or written paper. A printing press.
paʻipeʻa [pai·peʻa] n. by-the-wind-sailor, a kind of jellyfish. [comb. paʻi + peʻa.]. see paʻi, paʻipihi. FIS
paʻi pelena, paʻi berena R n. loaves. (1 Sam. 25.18) FOO
paʻipihi [pai·pihi] n. blue-button, a kind of jellyfish. [comb. paʻi + pihi.]. see paʻi, paʻipeʻa. FIS
pai pika n. pizza. . also pika. Eng. FOO
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 R n. pipe, faucet. Eng. TOO
ke kī o ka paipufaucet key
paipu lawe ʻinosewage system
paipu kala paipu pipe wrench. kanaka hoʻomoe paipu. plumber. kuʻi paipu. pipe fitting. wai paipu. tap water. tuko paipu ʻea. plastic pipe cement. also tuko paipu. see entries below. TOO
pai pū R n. pumpkin pie.
pā ipu₁ R n. calabash, wooden dish in general, cooking utensil, bowl (preceded by ke). cf. waihona pā ipu. (Ier. 52.18)
Lawea mai i kau pā ipu a kākou.Bring our dishes, cooking utensils.
paipu [pa·i·pu] s. A set of empty calabashes.
A calabash for packing kapas or clothes to keep them dry on a canoe.
Basins used as containers. 1 Nal. 7:40.
A bowl for containing food. Ier. 52:18.
Olepe waha paipu Kohala na ka ino,.
Me he wahine hili haehae la ka makani,.
Aole ui hele wale o Kohala,.
Ipu hahao ka ipu haa na ka makani.
pā ipu₂ R n.v. to beat a gourd drum; the drum itself and accompanying chant and sitting dance by the chanter. . also hula kuolo.
paipu [pa·i·pu] s. Name of a hula or dance.
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. paipu hanu o luna. larynx. pani paipu hanu. epiglottis (preceded by ke). see kaniʻāʻī, and entry below. BOD
paipu hanu n. snorkel. lit., pipe (for) breathing. ʻauʻau paipu hanu. to snorkel. SPO
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. pani paipu lawe ʻino. manhole cover, as for a sewer (preceded by ke).
paipuliʻi [paipu·liʻi] n. pipette. paipuliʻi ʻumelauoho. capillary pipette. [comb. paipu + liʻi.]. SCI
paipu moni n. esophagus. lit., pipe (for) swallowing. cf. paipu hanu. BOD
paʻi puna R v. to whitewash, plaster. lit., to slap coral.
paʻipunahele [pai·puna·hele] R 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.
He paʻipunahele kēlā nā ke kupuna i ke keiki.That is the grandparent's expression of affection for the child.
paipunahele [pai·pu·na·he·le] s. Name of a dance.
paipu omo wai n. drain. Niʻihau.
pairogalola [pai·roga·lola] n. pyrogallol. Eng. SCI
pāisi R var. spelling of paiki, bag...
paʻiua [pai·ua] R n. fine, white tapa. TAP
paʻi ʻuala R 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. SWP POI
paʻiʻula₁ R 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. TAP
paiula [pai·u·la] s. Name of a kind of kapa made by beating up the welus of red kapa with new waoke, which formed a mixture of white and red; kahiko aku la oia i kona mau hookele i na kihei paiula. Laieik. 12.
paʻiʻula₂ R calabash receptacle for sarongs. (AP) CLO
paiula [pai·u·la] s. Art. ke. A kind of platform used for spreading out paus.
paʻi ulele vt. service, in volleyball; to serve (the ball). lit., hit (to) get into action. kaʻa paʻi ulele. side out. ʻaʻena paʻi ulele. service violation. cf. hānai, hānai puʻupuʻu. SPO
paʻi umauma [pai·uma·uma] R n. chest-slapping chest-slapping hula. [Pn(MQ) *paki-uma, chest-slapping dance]HUL
paiumauma [pai·u·ma·u·ma] v. Pai, to strike, and umauma, the breast. A play which consisted in striking on the breast; he hula pai ma ka umauma.
paʻi ʻuwala sweet-potato poi. (EH)
paiwa n. drama; dramatic. hana keaka paiwa. dramatic play. Tongan faiva (entertainment)..
pāiwa [pa·iwa] R vt. nine times, nine at a time, to divide by nine or distribute to nine.
paʻi waina R n. cluster of grapes.
paʻi wale R n.v. a draw or tie; to have a draw or tie. . cf. paʻi₂. SPO
paiwale [pai·wa·le] s. A drawn game, or battle when neither party conquers; ina like pu ka ikaika o na moa, he paiwale.
pai wela me nā mea ʻai ʻokiʻoki ʻia hot mince pie. (EH)
paka₁ R vt. to remove the dregs, such as fibers, from herbs used for medicine; to strain. ILL
paka₂ R vt. to criticize constructively, as chanting; to look for flaws in order to perfect; to teach, correct.
paka₃ R n. raindrops, patter of rain, especially of big drops. [(OC) PPn *pata, raindrop]WIN
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].
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 Kua-kini)
paka [pa·ka] v. To make war; to fight; to strike, as large drops of rain upon dry leaves, making a noise.
s. Any small round substance, as the head of a pin; a knot at the end of a rope.
paka₄ R same as kākala, cartilage. BOD
paka₅ R n. Kaʻū name for ʻōpakapaka, a fish. FIS
paka₆ R 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)PLA FOO
paka [pa·ka] Paka is sometimes written for baka, tobacco.
paka₇ R n. butter (usually follows waiū). Eng. FOO
paka₈, bata R n. curds. (Kin. 18.8) , (KJV). Eng. FOO
paka₉ R n. bugger. Eng.
pakā vt. to dunk (the ball), in basketball. onomatopoeia. also ʻūpoʻi. cf. pākī. SPO
Ua kaʻa ke eo o ka hoʻokūkū pakā iā Spud Web.Spud Web took the slam dunk contest.
pāka₁ R n. park. Eng.
pāka ʻOihana o nā Pāka a me nā Hana Hoʻonanea Department of Parks and Recreation. see entries below.
pāka₂ R vt. to park, as a car. Eng.
pākā₁ [pa·kā] R var. of pākaʻa₁. FOO
ʻiʻo pākālean meat
pākā [pa·kā] vs. lean, as meat. pākā loa. extra lean. FOO
paka [pa·ka] adj. Lean, as flesh; destitute of fat.
pākā₂ [pa·kā] R vt. to cut in long slices, to hack, as pig or fish for salting; to cut back, as a plant. FIS PLA
pākā [pa·kā] vt. to skin, as a pig or sheep. Niʻihau. pākā hapahā. to quarter, as an animal. FIS PLA
paka [pa·ka] To cut; to pare; to peel off.
pākā₃ [pa·kā] R vt. to scramble, as eggs.
hua pākāscrambled eggs, omelet
pākā₄ [pa·kā] R vi. to surf, as with canoe, board, or body; to skim, as a surfing canoe; to skip stones. CAN
paka [pa·ka] To fend off or turn aside, as the stern does a canoe to avoid a wave which threatens to fill it.
To shoot or slide a canoe or surf-board on a wave.
pākā₅ [pa·kā] R n. sinker on a fish line for deep-sea fishing. (For. 4:293) FIS
paka [pa·ka] A stone used by fishermen.
pākā₆ [pa·kā] R vt. to fish with hook and line but no pole, as ulua. also kākā. FIS
pākā₇ [pa·kā] R var. of pākākā₁.
pākā₈ [pa·kā] R vs. wrinkled. . cf. pākāeaea, pakalua. rare.
pākā₉ [pa·kā] R same as hoka, to strain rare.
paka [pa·ka] To prepare before hand for any business or any event;.
The sharp projections on the sides of the tail of certain fish, as the kala, the palani and the manini;.
A flat calabash, so called because large and flat;.
Ready; prepared; furnished;.
adv. Clearly; plainly; intelligibly; evidently. syn. with lea, pono and maopopo. Ua oki paka, haalele i na mea ino a pau.
pākaʻa₁ [pa·kaʻa] R vs. lean, as meat. FOO
pakaa [pa·kaa] s. Lean flesh.
pākaʻa₂ [pa·kaʻa] R var. of ʻākaʻa, tear off, peel...
pakaa [pa·kaa] v. To peel off; to skin; to strip off the skin from a vegetable.
pākaʻa₃, pakaʻa [pa·kaʻa] R vt. to converse, tell interesting tales or anecdotes. rare.
pākaʻapohe [pa·kaa·pohe] n. rosette. [comb. pākaʻa + pohe.].
pākaʻau [pa·kaʻau] R vt. forty at a time; to divide by forty or distribute to forty. . see ex. pāhoe.
pāka aupuni [paka·au·puni] n. national park. Pāka Aupuni ʻo Iosemite. Yosemite National Park. Pāka Aupuni ʻo Hauneneʻe. Glacier National Park. Pāka Aupuni ʻo Kīlauea. Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park. ʻOihana Pāka Aupuni. National Park Service.
pākaʻawili [pa·kaa·wili] R same as pākaʻuwili, kaʻawili; spiral.
Ke ahi e pākaʻawili ana iāia iho.The fire enfolding itself. (Ezek. 1.4)
pākaʻawili [pa·kaa·wili] n. spiralateral, in math. kaha pākaʻawili. to draw a spiralateral.
pakaawili [pa·kaa·wi·li] v. Pa and kaawili, to writhe. To encircle; to twine around, as a vine.
To turn this way and that.
To turn round; to roll in upon itself like a curling flame. Ezek. 1:4.
pākāeaea [pa·ka·ea·ea] R vs. wrinkled. . cf. pākā₈.
ʻAi ka lani iā Hawaiʻi, kau ka pākāeaea i lunathe heavenly chief rules Hawaiʻi, [he] is covered with wrinkles. (For. 6:386)
pakaha R 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)PLA FLO
pākaha₁ [pa·kaha] R vt. to cheat, fleece, plunder, rob, raid; robbery, raid, etc. see song, ʻānulu.
hoʻopākahato cause to cheat
pākaha mai ka lewaair raid
pakaha [pa·ka·ha] v. Pa and kaha. To be greedy of property; hence, to oppress; to cheat; to be dishonest ln any way.
Greediness after another's property; a seizing what is another's.
pākaha₂ [pa·kaha] R n. a kind of shell, perhaps a conch. . see maile pākaha. FIS
pakaha [pa·ka·ha] s. A kind of shell-fish of the sea, rough outside.
pākahakaha [pa·kaha·kaha] R 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)FER TRE
pākaha mai ka lewa air raid. (EH)
paka hanuhanu [paka·hanu·hanu] R n. snuff. lit., inhaling tobacco.
pā kāhea [pa·ka·hea] R n.v. welcoming call; to call in welcome. WIN
Lohe mai i ka pā kāhea a ke Koʻolau-wahine.Hear the call of Koʻolau-wahine (a wind).
pākahi [pa·kahi] R vt. singly, once, one at a time, one by one, respectively, separately, apiece, individually; to distribute one at a time or one apiece. MTH
miki pākahito dip in succession for poi; to eat poi successively
pākahi [pa·kahi] hoʻonui paukū pākahi . to multiply through, in math. pepa pākahi. one-dollar bill. MTH
pakahi [pa·ka·hi] dist. adv. Pa and kahi, one. One to each. Ios. 4:5. One in a place; one by one; pakahi i ka makahiki, once a year. Oihk. 16:34.
v. To distribute to each one. Ios. 4:2. To take turns; to do one at a time; to be numbered one by one. 1 Oihl. 23:3.
pākahikahi [pa·kahi·kahi] R vs. one at a time, one by one. Niʻihau. see kākau pākahikahi.[+]ADD
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 [pa·kahi·kahi] . see kākau pākahikahi, ʻoka pākahikahi.
paka honihoni [paka·honi·honi] R n. snuff. lit., smelling tobacco.
pakai₁ R n. spleen amaranth (Amaratihus dubius), a coarse, erect, spineless, weedy, tropical herb; it looks much like spinach, and the young plants are similarly used. PLA
pakai₂ R 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)PLA FOO
pakai [pa·kai] s. Art. ke. An eatable vegetable; he mea ulu, he mea ai; a kind of herb used for food in time of scarcity.
pakaiea₁ [pakai·ea] R n. same as līpahapaha, sea lettuce. Hawaiʻi . . SWD
pakaiea [pa·kai·e·a] s. A species of sea-weed.
pakaiea₂ [pakai·ea] R n. same as halāliʻi, a variety of sugar cane; named for the seaweed. SWD SUG
pakaiea₃ [pakai·ea] R n. a variety of taro. TAR
Pakaiea₄ [pakai·ea] R n. name of a wind at Wai-ʻanae, Oʻahu. WIN
pakaiea₅ [pakai·ea] R n. name of a type of wave at Kai-mū, Hawaiʻi. (FS 255)
pakaiele [pakai·ele] R n. young of the hou, a fish. FIS
pakaiele [pa·kai·e·le] s. Name of a species of fish; he pakaualoa.
pakaielelu [pa·kai·e·le·lu] s. Name of a wind; a strong wind off Waianae.
pākaikai₁ [pa·kai·kai] R vt. to pound, as with a pestle, especially small fish for bait. FIS TOO
pakaikai [pa·kai·kai] v. To pound, as with a pestle.
pākaikai₂ [pa·kai·kai] R same as pakai₁, , amaranth plants... pakai₂, amaranth plants... PLA
pākaikai₃ [pa·kai·kai] R same as pakaiea₁, , seaweed, sugarcane, taro, wind, wave... pakaiea₂, , seaweed, sugarcane, taro, wind, wave... pakaiea₃, , seaweed, sugarcane, taro, wind, wave... pakaiea₄, , seaweed, sugarcane, taro, wind, wave... pakaiea₅, seaweed, sugarcane, taro, wind, wave... SWD SUG TAR WIN
pakaikai [pa·kai·kai] s. The name of a vegetable. see pakai.
pākaikāwale [pa·kai·ka·wale] R n. a fish, perhaps an ʻōpakapaka. [Pn(CE) *paataitai, a fish]FIS
pakai kukū R 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)