Pukui & Elbert - 1986
P&E : Eng-Haw - 1986
Māmaka Kaiao - 2003-10
hide Andrews - 1865
updated: 11/24/2017

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wae₁    wali       


 

wae₁   to choose, select, pick out, sort, discriminate, separated, cull, nominate; to draft, as soldiers; to preen, as of a chicken; finicky, fussy; to reflect, meditate; appointment.
PPN *wahe.
 

hīmeni wae     selected hymn or anthem (EH)
hoʻowae     to choose, pretend to choose; finicky see wae₁, to choose, select, pick out, sort, discriminate, separated, cull, nominate; to draft, as soldiers; to preen, as of a chicken; finicky, fussy; to reflect, meditate; appointment.
kamawae     selective, difficult to please. lit., person [who] chooses.
koho pāloka wae moho     primary, primary election, i.e. a preliminary election to nominate candidates for office. also wae moho. [comb. dic. + pāloka.] see wae moho.
koho wae moho     primary election. lit., candidate-selection election.
koho wae mua     primary election (EH)
kōmike wae     select committee.
kūlana waewae     fussy, fastidious, choosy.
kula wae     select school.
lunawaemanaʻo     conscience. lit., officer that selects thoughts.
wae     to separate, sort, select; to cleanse, as from defilement. cf. wae, to select.
mea i wae ʻia     special (EH)
wae    
  • to choose, select, pick out, nominate;
  • sort, discriminate, separated, cull,
  • to draft, as soldiers;
  • to preen, as of a chicken;
  • finicky, fussy;
  • to reflect, meditate;
  • appointment.
wae ʻana     selection, choice; nomination (EH)...
wae ʻano     see pēmāʻōʻā wae ʻano, selective solubility...
waeleʻa     to distinguish. [comb. wae + leʻa (clearly, thoroughly).]
wae moho     primary, primary election, i.e. a preliminary election to nominate candidates for office. [sh. koho wae moho.] also koho pāloka wae moho.
wae ōewe     artificial selection. lit., select genes. cf. ke ola ōewe ʻana.
wae ʻole     indiscriminately (EH)
waewae     redup. of wae₁, choose, select... selective. see kūlana waewae.

wali   smooth, thin, fine, soft, powdery
Pn(NP) *wali, mushy, watery
 

wali     weak, soft, boggy. cf. nāwali.
waliwali     redup. of hāwali, weak, soft, boggy...
mea nāwaliwali     invalid (ill) (EH)
nau ā wali     masticate (EH)
wali     weak, feeble, infirm, limp, frail; weakness, feebleness. cf. hāwali.
waliwali     redup. of nāwali, weak.
waliwali ke kino     poor health (EH)
niu wali     coconut cream (EH)
ʻōnāwali     same as ʻōwali, weak.
ʻonawaliwali     redup. of ʻōnāwali, weak...
ʻowali     weak, sickly, puny. cf. wali, nāwali.
palaoa hoʻowali ʻia     dough.
wali     to talk soothingly, softly, sweetly, sometimes to flatter or deceive. lit., touch smoothness.
piwa hoʻonāwaliwali     typhoid fever. lit., weakening fever.
ʻuala kahiki hoʻowali ʻia     mashed potatoes (EH)
uwali     same as wali, soft, smooth cf. uwaʻuwali.
uwaʻuwali     soft, limp, weak.
waha wali     glib-tongued.
wali    
  • smooth, thin, as poi;
  • fine, mashed, soft, powdery,
  • supple, limber, as a dancer's body.
 
cf. nāwaliwali, niu₁, ʻōnāwali, ʻonawaliwali.
walina     softness. cf. wali.
waliwali     redup. of wali; gentle, easygoing, good-natured, smooth. cf. nāwaliwali.
wawali     same as waliwali, smooth.

wae₁    wali    

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