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updated: 8/5/2017


Headword (no ʻokina/kahakō):

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3278
 e
615
 h
7141
 i
1119
 k
8934
 l
3047
 m
4479
 n
1746
 o
2091
 p
7426
 u
1440
 w
1398

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u

ua    ue    ug    uh    ui    uk    ul    um    un    uo    up    ur    us    ut    uu    uw       

-u  second person singular poss. suffix in kāu and kou, your. (Gram. 8.2)   [PPn *-u, second person singular possessive suffix]

u-₁  prefix to some words to denote plural, as
  uhaele, plural of haele, to go, come
  ulawaiʻa, to fish, of many persons or often
  unoho, plural of noho₂, to live, reside...; noho₃, to possess, as of a medium...
  unonoho, plural and frequentative of unoho...
  uʻai (to eat), uheʻe (to slide; melt; hang down), uhele (to go), uhohoʻi (to leave, return often), uhoʻi (to leave), uhole (to peel), uholo (to run), uhoni (to kiss), ukaʻawale (to separate), ulakolako (to supply), unaue (to move), upiʻi (to go up)...
  (This u- is sometimes written as though forming a word with a preceding o, imperative marker, as Ou haele oukou, you go.
(Gram. 6.3.3)  

E uhaele ʻolua.You two go.

o uʻai likeeat together

Ou haele ʻoukou.You go. (Mat. 2.8)

u-₂  prefix to many words with meanings ‘quality or state’; there is variation in some words of u-, ʻu-, and ʻū, especially in rare words. see:
  uahi, smoke... (ahi, fire...)
  uhaki, to break... (haki, break...)
  uhemo, loose, separated... (hemo, loose, separated...)
  ʻuhene, snicker... (hene, happy or joyous sound...)
  uhinu, oil, grease... (hinu, oil, grease...)
  ʻūlika, soft, sticky... (leka, sticky, slimy... [?])
  ʻuwaʻa, dig a furrow... (waʻa, canoe...)
  and others... uhaʻi, ukali, unahe, uoki, ʻūhini, ʻūkeʻe, ʻūlina, ʻūmalu, ʻūpoho, ʻūkele, ʻūlepe, ʻūliʻi, ʻūmelu, ʻūpī, ʻūpili, ʻūpoʻi, ʻuhane, ʻukemu, ʻuwehe, ʻuwā, ʻuwalu, ʻuwaʻu, ʻuweke, ūpē, ūkō...
(Gram. 6.3.2)  

ū-  (probably length of ū- was due to assimilation of the long vowel in the base.) rare var. of u-₂, prefix to many words with meanings ‘quality or state’...; cf. ūkō, ūpē.

ū₁  n. breast, teat, udder. [(AN) PPn *huhu, nipple, breast] . cf. waiū. BOD

u  s. The breast of a female. Ezek. 23:8. The breast. Luk. 23:29. The pap; the udder; hence, with wai, milk, i. e., waiu. lit. Breast water.

ū₂  vs. moist, soaked; to drip, drizzle, ooze; impregnated, as with salt. cf. kawaū, koʻū, maʻū. WIN TAP

hoʻoū, hōʻūto moisten, soak, wet

Ū ke kapa i ka ua.The tapa was wet by the rain.

u  To drip or drizzle, as water; to ooze or leak slowly, as water from a kalo patch or from the crevices of a rock; e kahe ae. v. To be tinctured or impregnated with anything; as, ua u ka pipi i ka paakai; ua u ke kapa i ka mea hooluu; u ke kapa i ka ua.

ʻu-  see u-₂, prefix to many words with meanings ‘quality or state’...

-ʻu  first person singular poss. suffix in kaʻu, koʻu, and kuʻu, mine, my. (Gram. 8.2)   [(AN) PPn *-ku, first person singular possessive suffix]

ʻū-  see u-₂, prefix to many words with meanings ‘quality or state’...

ʻū-  a prefix indicating the instrument or cause of a particular action. see ʻūomo, ʻūheheʻe, ʻūhili, ʻūholo uila, ʻūhōloʻa, etc. .

ʻū₁  S  interj.
  • to grunt, groan, moan, sigh, hum, coo,
  • mourn, grieve, complain;
  • grief, sorrow;
  • an exclamation of delight or assent; to exclaim thus;
  • to grunt ‘yes, yes!’ (saying that you are listening)
 
PCP *kuu. [He kani a ka mea kaumaha a i ʻōle i ʻano kaniʻuhū.]₁₄

e ʻū hele anato go mourning (Hal. 38.6)

hoʻoʻū, hōʻūto grunt and strain, as with physical exertion (Kep. 159); to mourn

noho ʻūgrief; grief-stricken

i ka ʻū touched by grief (Kep. 71)

Pōmaikaʻi ka poʻe e ʻū ana.Blessed are the people that mourn. (Mat. 5.4)

ʻŪ ke kai o ʻEwa i ke ʻala o ka maile.The lowlands of ʻEwa exclaim over the perfume of the maile vine.

u  To weep. Mat. 5:4. To grieve; to mourn. Hal. 38:6. E u hele, to go about mourning; to mourn for, i. e., desire earnestly; i kekahi manao o'u e u nei, e ao kakou i ka leo o ka himeni. s. Grief; sorrow; expression of affection; like me ke aloha, ame ka u, ame ka uwe ana. Unwillingness; not disposed to do.

ʻū₂  vi. to hold the breath. cf. ʻupu.

ʻAʻole i ʻū.In no time at all; lit., in not even time to take a breath.

ʻū₃  vs. snub-nosed (used with ihu).

ʻū₄  n. as in the place name Kaʻūpūlehu. short for ʻulu, breadfruit,

ʻū₅  n. the letter "u."

u  the fifth letter of the Hawaiian alphabet. It represents generally the sound of the English oo, as in too, coo, fool, &c.; but when preceded by i, it sometimes has the sound of the English u or yu; as, waiu, waiyu; iuka, yuka.

u  v. To protrude; to rise on the toes; to prepare to stand up; to draw out, as a pencil from a case.

ua    ue    ug    uh    ui    uk    ul    um    un    uo    up    ur    us    ut    uu    uw    

ua

uaak    uaao    uaau    uaaw    uaew    uaha    uahe    uahi    uaho    uahu    uai    uaii    uaik    uaio    uaka    uake    uaki    uako    uaku    uala    uale    uali    ualo    uama    uame    uana    uane    uani    uano    uanu    uao    uaoa    uaoh    uaok    uaol    uaon    uapa    uapo    uapu    uate    uati    uau    uaua    uauk    uaul    uauo    uauw    

-ua  indicator of the dual number in first and third persons of pronouns and poss. only (kāua, māua, lāua). PPN *-ua. cf. -lua₂. (Gram. 8.2)  

ua₁  nvi. rain; to rain; rainy. see rain. Rain was beloved as it preserved the land; it was called kāhiko o ke akua, adornment of deity. For symbolic connotations of rain cf. wai₁, rain, and (Elbert-1962). Many rains are named and associated poetically with particular places. Many rain names refer to the action of rain on plants, as Hehipuahala, Kanilehua, Kinailehua, Lūlaukō, Moanianilehua, Moelehua, Pōʻaihala. Other names show the supposed effects of rain on people or their possessions, as Poʻolipilipi, Poʻonui, Pōpōkapa, Pupūhale. see hikikiʻi₁, lehua, Hilo. Rains are often referred to with ua preceding a base, as ua Kuahine. They are entered in this dictionary without initial Ua. (Ua- is retained before prepositions, as Uamakalaukoa) [(AN) PPn *ʻuha, rain]WIN PLA KAV

Ē ka ʻohu kolo ē, hoʻoua ʻia mai i ulu ka ʻawa.O creeping mist, make it rain so that the kava will grow.

hoʻouato cause rain

hewahewa, he ua.Hit wildly, it's raining [let's get going, let the fight begin]. (FS 37)

ua liʻiliʻilight rain, drizzle

ua  n. rainfall. precipitation (HE). lit., rain. see kualā. WIN

alo uarainy side, as of a mountain

ka ili o ka uarain distribution

palapala ʻāina uarainfall map

ua pili paliorographic rainfall

wai uarain water

ua  v. see Gr. uo, Malay ujan, to wet; to rain. To rain; ua iho la ka ua, he ua nui loa. lit. The rain rained, it was a very great rain. Hoo. To send or give rain; to cause to rain. Kin. 7:4. s. Rain; water falling from the clouds. 1 Sam. 12:17, 18. Rains were divided by Hawaiians into ua loa, long rains; ua poko. short rains; ua hea.

ua₂  demon. aforementioned, the one talked of. ua is often followed by a noun and nei, here, or , there, and is used idiomatically (see ua o, ua ona o, mea₆ ). (Gram. 8.3.4)  

ua  pron. dem. adj. Ua before a noun, and la or nei after it, forms a strong demonstrative adjective pronoun; this; that; as la or nei is used. It refers to some noun that has just been mentioned. Ua kanaka nei, this man (just spoken of); hiolo ua mau hale la, those houses (just mentioned) have fallen down. Gram. § 152.

ua₃  common part. preceding verbs and denoting completed or recently completed action; to become. (Gram. 5.2)   [PPn *kua, perfect aspect]

ua  prefixed to verbs, marks the fourth form of the preter tense. Gram. § 187.

Ua  placename. drive, Pālolo, Honolulu. (TM). lit.: rain.

ʻuā  S   var. spelling of ʻuwā, shout, cry out... bc [Hoʻopuka i kekahi ʻōlelo me ka leo nui loa.]₁₄

ʻuʻa₁  vs. useless, unproductive, vain, to no profit, good-for-nothing, worn-out; completely unattractive. [Pn(CE) *kuka, ??] . cf. koloʻuʻa, maʻuʻa. [Ka makehewa o ka hana, ka hana ʻana me ka loaʻa ʻole mai o kahi hua.]₁₇

luhi ʻuʻavain effort

ua  adj. Vain; useless; to no profit. adv. In vain; to no purpose; manao no ka poe kahiko ua luhi ua ka lakou hana ana.

ʻuʻa₂  n. a coarse mat or tapa. TAP

ua (noun) nei  see ua₂.

Uaakalīpoa [Ua-a-ka-lī·poa]  n. name of a fine, cold rain. lit., rain by the līpoa seaweed. SWD WIN

ua ao  Wake, it is light, it is bright (UL 197) (EH)

ua aʻo  taught (EH)

uaʻau ʻia nā kai loa  The distant seas were traveled on (EH)

uaaula  adj. Bad smelling; filthy. see aaua.

ua ʻawa  n. cold, bitter, drizzling rain. fig., hard experience. WIN

ua ʻewa ka pilina a ka nihoniho  in poor taste (EH)

uahāʻao [ua-hāʻao]  same as hāʻao₃, a tapa pattern. TAP

ua hana ā walea  done until automatic (EH)

ua hānai [ua ·nai]  n. rain that nurtures the earth. WIN

ua hana lepo ʻoe?  Have your bowels moved? (EH)

uahau  v. To imbed in; to lay in, as brick or stone in mortar. see uhau, Anat. 19.

ua hekili  rain with large drops (EH)

ua hele au  I have gone (EH)

ua hele nō ʻo ia  He did go (EH)

ua hele ʻoia ā huhū  He has become angry (EH)

uahi, uwahi  nvs.
  • smoke; smoked;
  • dustlike, spraylike; dust, spray, wisps.
 
. cf. auahi. bc [Pn(NP) *ʻau-afi, smoke]FIS

hoʻouahito smoke, emit smoke, cure by smoking

I ke kau uahi o ke ao.At the coming of the wisps of dawn. (For. 5:715)

Ola i ka ʻai uahi ʻole ke kini o Mānā.The multitudes of Mānā live on smokeless food [they were said to trade fish and gourds for cooked food].

pipi uahismoked beef

uahi  see puka uahi, chimney... FIS

uahi  s. U, ooze or milk, and ahi, fire, that is, smoke. A cloud; a vaporous appearance. see uwahi. NOTE.—Uahi is undoubtedly the better orthography.

uahiapele₁ [uahi-a-Pele]  n. a native variety of sugar cane, heavy-stooling, light red-purple, the nodes hairy-fringed, the internodes sausage-shaped. also naʻaukake. (HP 223, 225)PLA SUG

uahiapele₂ [uahi-a-Pele]  n. several varieties of taro described at Puna, Waipiʻo, and Kona, Hawaiʻi. (HP 30)TAR

uahiapele₃ [uahi-a-Pele]  n. a variety of sweet potato. SWP

uahiapele₄ [uahi-a-Pele]  n. a tree (Pelea barbigera), endemic to Kauaʻi, with opposite, elliptical leaves, conspicuous for their smoky-gray color. It is related to the mokihana. TRE

Uahiapele₅ [Uahi-a-Pele₅]  n. a wind associated with Kīlauea, Hawaiʻi. (Nak. 55)WIN

uahi ʻawa  n. pungent sulphur smoke, as from a volcano. lit., bitter smoke. (For. 6:478) VOL

uahi iki  wisp (as smoke) (EH)

ua hikikiʻi  slanting rain (EH)

uahi lepo  n. dust wisps. MUS

Ua piʻo ka uahi lepo i ka lani.The dust wisps bend in the heavens. (chant)

uahi wai  n. mist, spray, steam. lit., liquid spray. WIN

uahiwai  v. E kulu ana. see wawai. To be desirous of some evil; to lust after; to be greedy for.

uahoa [ua·hoa]  vs. hard, severe, harsh, indifferent to the distress of others. [Ke ʻano loko ʻino o ke kanaka. Ka pā ʻole o ka naʻau i ka ʻeha a kaumaha paha o haʻi.]₁₀,₁₁

Nāmakauahoa.The hard eyes. (name)

uahoa  adj. Hard, as an unfeeling person; unkind; ungenerous; passionate.

ua hōʻeʻele  drenching rain (EH)

ua hoʻokina  continuous rain (EH)

ua huli ʻoia  He is a convert (EH)

uai, uwai  vt. to move, as an object; to push aside; to move from place to place, as a tethered animal; sliding, as a door; opening and shutting; to be dislocated, as a joint. [PPn *ua, push or lever along horizontally] . cf. pākaukau uai i ka loa, puka uai.

hoʻouaicaus/sim

Uai ka mana.To lie down to sleep in security; [lit., The mana is set aside.]

uai  vi. to slide, as a door. also ʻīpuka uai. BUI

laka uaisliding latch

puka uaisliding door

uai  v. see uwai. To open or shut, as a door. To extend; hoonee. see huai. s. A door for stopping an entrance. see uwai.

uʻai  {u-₁ + ʻai₁} plural of ʻai, to eat.

uai i kahi kanu  transplant (EH)

ua ʻike au  I saw (EH)

uaiki [ua·iki]  n. offspring of a chief and a mother of no rank. lit., little rain. (Malo 55)WIN

ua ʻiʻo ke kalo  The taro has formed a corm (EH)

uakaha [ua·kaha]  same as uauakaha, stiffness of neck... ILL

uakaha  s. Stiffness; applied to the neck.

ua kanaka lā  that aforementioned person (EH)

ua kanaka nei  this aforementioned person (EH)

uakea₁ [ua·kea]  n. mist (famous at Hāna, Maui). lit., white rain. WIN

uakea₂ [ua·kea]  vs. white as mist, mist-white, white as breaking surf or snow. WIN MUS

Ē Kāne uakea, eia ka ʻālana, he moa ualehu, he moa uakea, he moa ʻula hiwa.O Kāne white as mist, here is the offering, an ashy-gray chicken, a mist-white chicken, a black-red chicken. (Malo 180)

moa uakeawhite chicken [as used in offering]

Na Kahiko ka nalu uakea i hānau.Kahiko gave birth to the mist-white waves. (chant)

uakeʻe [ua·keʻe]  S  n. bend, crook, as in a path. [Ka huli ʻana o ke alanui a ala hele paha.]

uakeʻe [ua·keʻe]  S  n. curve or turn, as in a road or on a trail.

uakeʻe hiōbanked curve, as on a race track

uaki, uati, uwaki, waki. wati  n. watch, clock; a watch, as of a sailor. see kū uaki. Eng. [He wā i hoʻomāheleʻia no ke kū kiaʻi ana i kekahi mea waiwai.]

uaki, uāki  vt. to time. also cf. helu manawa. see uaki helu manawa.

helu uakito tell time. also helu uāki

uāki  vt. var. spelling of uaki, to time. also cf. helu manawa. AltSpel

uaki helu manawa  n. stopwatch. lit., watch (to) compute time. also uāki helu manawa. see helu manawa. CMP

uaki hoʻāla  n. alarm clock.

uaki hoʻāla  n. alarm clock. lit., clock (for) waking. also uāki hoʻāla.

uaki kikohoʻe [uaki kiko·hoʻe]  n. digital watch or clock. lit., watch (with) digits. also uāki kikohoʻe. cf. uaki lima kuhikuhi.

ua kilihune  drizzle, light shower (EH)

ua kilikili  sprinkle (rain) (EH)

ua kilikilihune  sprinkle (rain) (EH)

uaki lima kuhikuhi [uaki lima kuhi·kuhi]  n. analog watch or clock, i.e. a watch or clock with hands. also uāki lima kuhikuhi. cf. uaki kikohoʻe.

ua kiʻo ʻoe?  Have your bowels moved? (EH)

uaki pūlima [uaki ·lima]  n. wrist watch.

uakoko₁ [ua·koko]  n. a low-lying rainbow. lit., blood rain. see ex. kīʻohuʻohu. WIN

uakoko₂ [ua·koko]  n. a rain so heavy that it turns stream waters red-brown with the wash of the hillside. WIN

uakoko₃ [ua·koko]  n. reflection of rainbow colors in the clouds. WIN

uakoko  s. see koiula, Kam., punohu, &c. A cloud standing erect and having different colors, somewhat like the rainbow.

ua komo mai nei ʻoe i kou ʻaʻahu  Have you dressed yet? (EH)

ua kū koʻu lima i ka lāʻau  I have a splinter in my hand (EH)

ua ... lā  aforementioned (EH)

uala.jpgborder=0ʻuala₁, ʻuwala  n. the sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas), a perennial, wide-spreading vine, with heart-shaped, angled, or lobed leaves and pinkish-lavender flowers. The tuberous roots are a valuable food, and they vary greatly in many ways, as in color and shape. Though of South American origin, the plant has been a staple food since ancient times in many parts of Polynesia, as well as in some other regions. (HP 131–66). (Neal 706–7)SWP PLA FLO

uala  s. see U and ala, sweet. The sweet potato.

ʻuala₂, ʻuwala  n. a variety of sugar cane, a yellow mutant of ʻakoki with large stalks; often called pilimai and similar to it but stronger. (HP 221, 225)SUG

ʻuala₃, ʻuwala  n. see uhi ʻuala, a variety of yam (Dioscorea alata). SWP

ʻuala₄, ʻuwala  n. large muscles of the upper arm, biceps, brachii. [ʻIʻo ʻuala: nā mākala o ka lima e kokoke ana i ka poʻohiwi.]₁₄BOD

mākala ʻualabiceps, i.e. the muscle of the front of the upper arm

uala  The large muscles of the upper arm. Anat. 18.

ʻuala₅, ʻuwala  n. a kind of cowry shell (no data). FIS

uala  A name of a certain kind of leho, a sea shell. Sometimes written uwala.

ualaau, uwalaau  v. see walaau. To cry out; to make a great noise; to cry out in a confused manner, as a great multitude. Isa. 22:2. s. An outcry; a loud noise in conversation; a confused noise.

ʻuala ʻawaʻawa  n. sweet-potato beer. SWP

ʻuala hēʻī  n. a variety of sweet potato. SWP

ʻuala hoʻomalamala [ʻuala hoʻo·mala·mala]  n. mashed sweet potato, slightly fermented and eaten as poi. SWP POI

ʻuala hūpē [ʻuala ·]  n. Madeira vine (Boussingaultia gracilis.) lit., mucus sweet potato. (Neal 344)SWP PLA

ʻUalakaʻa [ʻUala-kaʻa]  placename. old name for Round Top, Honolulu; now a street and State park, Punahou section, Honolulu. lit.: rolling sweet potato (a rat bit a sweet potato, causing it to roll downhill and sprout; Kamehameha I planted many sweet potatoes here, which, on being dug, rolled downhill).

ʻuala kahiki  n. the white or Irish potato (Solanum tuberosum), a weak-stemmed herb about .9 m high, with lobed leaves. The white, starchy, underground tuber is a valuable food in many countries. A native of the Andes, it was introduced to Hawaiʻi in the early 1800s. (Neal 745)SWP PLA FOO

He Hawaiʻi ʻuala kahiki.An Irish-potato Hawaiian [one who apes white men instead of appreciating his own culture] lit., foreign sweet potato. (ON 570)

kipi uala kahikipotato chip

ualakahiki  s. Uala, potato, and kahiki, foreign. A foreign or Irish potato.

ʻuala kahiki hoʻowali ʻia  mashed potatoes (EH)

ʻuala kahiki kolikoli [ʻuala kahiki koli·koli]  n. hash-brown potatoes. lit., whittled potato. also ʻuala kolikoli. FOO

ʻuala kahiki pepeiao [ʻuala kahiki pepei·ao]  n. scalloped potatoes. lit., potatoes (like) scallops. also ʻuala pepeiao. FOO

ʻuala koali  same as kūpala₃, a wild sweet potato. SWP

ʻuala kolikoli [ʻuala koli·koli]  see ʻuala kahiki kolikoli.

ʻualalehu [ʻuala·lehu]  n. a name later applied to yellow bamboo. (HP 222)PLA

ʻuala lehu₁  same as lahi, a variety of sugar cane. (HP 222)SUG

ʻuala lehu₂  n. a variety of sweet potato. (HP 225)SWP

ʻuala maoli  n. sweet potato plant (KAN)

ʻuala nika  n. a variety of introduced sweet potato. SWP

ua lani pili  rain downpour (EH)

ua lanipili [ua lani·pili]  n. a heavy rain, as one lasting for days and days, or a cloudburst. WIN

ʻuala pepeiao [ʻuala pepei·ao]  see ʻuala kahiki pepeiao, scalloped potatoes... FOO

ʻuala pilau  n. turnip (Brassica rapa). lit., smelly potato. PLA FOO

ualapilau  s. Uala, potato, and pilau, strong scented. A turnip; a radish.

ʻUalapuʻe [ʻUala-puʻe]  placename. land division and fishpond, Kamalō qd., south Molokaʻi. lit.: hilled sweet potatoes.

ʻuala ʻula kīnaʻu [ʻuala ʻula ·naʻu]  n. a variety of red sweet potato. SWP

ualeha [ua·leha]  vs. lazy. cf. palaleha.

ualeha  adj. Lazy. see hoopalaleha.

ualehe₁ [ua·lehe]  vs. loose, loose-fitting, as a dress; sitting with the knees wide apart; stretching the mouth, as in a grimace.

hōʻualehecaus/sim

ualehe₂ [ua·lehe]  vs. wary of a hook, as a fish once caught and having escaped. rare. FIS

ualehe₃ [ua·lehe]  vt. to oust a tenant from his land and deprive him of the fruit of his work; to evict.

ualehe  v. To strip one of his property; to dispossess one; hemo.

Ualēhei [Ua-lē·hei]  short for Kaualēheiomakawao. LUA

ualehu₁ [ua·lehu]  vs. gray, ashy-gray. see ex. uakea₂.

ualehu₂ [ua·lehu]  n. a variety of taro. TAR

Ualehu₃ [ua·lehu]  n. wind name, Hālawa, Molokaʻi. WIN

ualei [ua·lei]  vt. to spread out, as a fish net. FIS NET

ua liʻiliʻi  drizzle (EH)

ua limua  n. a period of constant rain. lit., mossgrowing rain. WIN

ualo  var. spelling of uwalo, to call out, as for help; to resound; a call. cf. walo. [Ke kāhea ʻana. Ke kāhea ʻana no ke kōkua ʻia mai. Ke kahea ʻana aku i ke kōkua. Kāhea aku me ka leo nui; i kekahi manawa, he kähea leo nui e noi ana i kekahi mea.],₁₀,,₁₄

ualo  v. To cry; to call out; to complain; to call for help. Hal. 4:1. see uolo. s. A complaining; a crying to one for help.

ua loaʻa i ke aloha  Man is dedicated to love, caught by love (FS 231) (EH)

ua loku  rain downpour (EH)

ua maha  Weariness is released, there is rest (of death) (EH)

ua maikaʻi au  I was well (EH)

ua maʻi ʻoia  He is sick (EH)

Uamakalaukoa [Ua-ma-ka-lau-koa]  n. name of a rain at Nuʻuanu, Oʻahu. lit., rain amid the koa tree leaves. WIN TRE

ua mālamalama  Wake, it is light, it is bright (UL 197) (EH)

ua male ʻia lāua  They were married (EH)

ua māluhiluhi ʻoia  He has become tired (EH)

ua manaʻoʻiʻo ʻoia i ke akua  He believes in God (EH)

ua mau ke ea o ka ʻāina i ka pono  The life of the land is perpetuated in righteousness (EH)

ua mea  see mea₆, cause, reason, purpose, means of, because (often used as ua mea o or ka ua mea). [He ʻōlelo hoʻopili mau ʻia me ka ʻōleIo ʻo "ka" ("ka ua mea" ) ma ke ʻano manaʻo ʻo ke kumu o ka hana ʻia ʻana o kekahi mea.]

Na wai ʻole ka nele i ka ua mea o ka piliwaiwai?Who could help being poor because of the gambling?

Nui makou holo i ka ua mea o ka makaʻu.We ran fast because of fear.

ua me ka hau  sleet (EH)

uana  adv. Ua, sign of the perfect tense, and na, quiet, enough, &c. see na, v. It is enough; it is sufficient; a plenty.

uananahuki [ua·nana·huki]  n. tapa beater. (Kam. 76:109)

uanaoa  v. Ua as above, and na, satisfied, and oa, sick. To have no relish for food. adj. Wanting an appetite; disrelishing food.

ua nāulu  showery rain (EH)

ua ... nei  aforementioned (EH)

uaneʻi [ua·neʻi]  short for auaneʻi₂, probably not, especially after words ending with -a. cf. (Oih. 5.39) . bc

E manaʻo ana he ʻoiaʻiʻo ka ʻōlelo a ʻelemākule, ʻaʻole uaneʻi.It was thought that the word of the old men was true, but it was not. (FS 139)

uanei  adj. Adverb of time future; it refers to something to be done or something to take place hereafter, but at no great distance of time; soon; by and by; hereafter. The full form is auanei; it is contracted by dropping the initial a, after a word ending in a. Dan. 1:10.

ua nihi  creeping rain (EH)

uāniʻi, uwāniʻi [·niʻi, uwāniʻi]  nvs. stiff, as salted fish; stiffness. see ex. pēpē₁, uwaʻuwali. FIS

hoʻouāniʻito stiffen

Ua hoʻouāniʻi i kona kino me ka ʻoʻoleʻa loa.Stiffened his body with all his might.

uanii  adj. Too salt; miko loa.

ua noe  n. misty rain, fog. WIN

ua nui ka ua  There was much rain (EH)

Ua nui ka ua, akā naʻe maikaʻi mea apau.There was much rain, otherwise everything was fine. (EH)

ua o  same as ua ona o, aforementioned. (Gram. 8.3.4)  

Mehameha hale ua o Kaʻōleiokū.The aforementioned houses of Kaʻōleiokū are deserted. (FS 133)

ʻuao, ʻuwao  nvt.
  • to intercede, arbitrate, reconcile, mediate;
  • referee, umpire, conciliator, arbitrator, peacemaker.
 
bc [Komo i loko o kekahi paio a hakakā ma ke ʻano he mea kōkua i ka hoʻoponopono ʻana.]₁₄

e ʻuao ana lākouto make intercession for them (Heb. 7.25)

ʻuao  n. referee, umpire; to referee. also ʻuao haʻuki. see kanaka makaʻala ʻupena. SPO

vt. to arbitrate. ka ʻuao ʻana. arbitration.

Ma kekahi mau ʻano hihia o kekahi hui me poʻe limahana, na kekahi luna hoʻokolokolo e ʻuao.In some disputes between a company and the employees, a judge will arbitrate.

uao  v. see uwao. To interfere; to procure peace between contending parties; to intercede; interpose; reconcile; a na kekahi alii manuwa Amerika i uao; to take one's part.

uao  v. To mew, as a cat. see below. s. A cat, from the noise. see also owau and uwau.

uaoa [ua·oa]  n. light rain, mist. rare. WIN

ʻuao haʻuki  n. referee, umpire; to referee. see ʻuao.

ua oki  Cut! i.e. a command to stop the filming of a movie or video scene (pronounced uoki).

ua ʻōlelo ʻia  It is said (EH)

ua ona o  idiom. aforementioned (often before names of people).

Ua hānau ʻia ua ona o Meipala i Kahiki.The Mabel we've been talking of was born in Tahiti.

Uapa [Ua-pa]  placename. land section, Kamalō qd., Molokaʻi.

uapo, uwapo  n. wharf, pier, quay, dock, bridge. Eng.

loaʻa mai uapo mairevenues from wharves

ua pono kā kāua hana  Our work is successful (EH)

ua pono kāna hana  his conduct is righteous (EH)

He manaʻopaʻa kona, ua pono kāna hana.He is convinced his conduct is righteous. (EH)

ua pono kāua  We have succeeded (EH)

ua pūnohu [ua ·nohu]  n. a red rain in the sunshine. WIN

uate  n. watt. abb. uat. see kilouate. Eng. SCI

uati  var. spelling of uaki, watch...

uaʻu  var. spelling of uwaʻu, same as waʻu, to grate.

uau.jpgborder=0ʻuaʻu, ʻuwaʻu  n. dark-rumped petrel (Pterodroma phaeopygia sandwichensis), an endangered sea bird, considered by some an ʻaumakua. see kaini. BIR

uau  A species of bird that dives in the water.

uau  adj. Tough, as kalo. see uaua.

uau  s. A leather bag.

uaua₁ [ua·ua]  nvs. tough, sinewy, glutinous, viscid, leathery; not easily broken, as cord. fig., hardheaded, willful, obstinate, tough-minded. [(AN) PPn *ua, vein, artery, tendon, sinew] (For a rare use of uaua as a noun, see ʻīlioholoikauaua.) . cf. māuaua, tough, leathery, as skin of the old... [He ʻūlinalina ke ʻano, he ʻano like me ka laholio a i ʻole ke kaula ikaika paha. Ke hoʻāʻo e ʻai aku i ka meaʻai uaua, he paʻakikī a he pono ka naunau nui ma mua o ke ale ʻana iho. ʻAʻole hiki ke nahae ʻia me ka maʻalahi.]₁₇BOD

ʻāʻī uauastiff neck

hoʻouauato toughen; tough, stubborn

uaua  adj. Strong; tight; fast; unbroken. Tough, as some kinds of kalo; paa, paakiki.

uaua₂ [ua·ua]  n. a variety of taro. The name may be qualified by the terms ʻeleʻele, keʻokeʻo, mōlina, piko. (HP 29, 30, 34)TAR

uaua₃ [ua·ua]  n. tendon. also lohi. BOD

uʻauʻa [uʻa·uʻa]  n. a tapa dyed as with ʻōlena (turmeric) or noni. TAP

uaua  The name of a kapa or pau colored yellow; ina i hooluu ia ka pau i ka olena, he uaua ia.

ʻuāʻuā  redup. of ʻuā. var. spelling of ʻuwāʻuwā, shout, cry out... bc

uaua  s. A noise; a confused noise, as of an army or multitude; the noise of wailing; he olopihe.

ʻuʻaʻuʻa  redup. of ʻuʻa, useless, vain...

uaua  s. Pride; haughtiness; acting the spendthrift. adj. Proud; haughty; arrogant; vain.

uaua  adj. Poor; naked; destitute.

uauahi [ua·uahi]  nvs. smoky-gray color, as of tapa; gray quality, as of a whitened sugar-cane leaf; smoky, hazy; a reddish-blue tapa. (Kam. 76:157)TAP COL

uauahoa [ua·ua·hoa]  redup. of uahoa, hard, severe, harsh, indifferent to the distress of others...

uauai [ua·uai]  redup. of uai, to move, as an object; to push aside...

uauakaha [ua·ua·kaha]  nvs. stiffness of the cords of the neck. ILL

ʻuaʻuala, ʻuwaʻuwala  nvi. sour odor, as of fermenting or decaying sweet potatoes; to smell thus. SWP

uauala  s. A strong smell of decaying food; the smell of rotten potatoes; wekoweko.

uaʻuali  var. spelling of uwaʻuwali, limp, weak...

uaua loli [ua·ua loli]  see limu uaua loli, seaweed...

ʻUaʻukaha  same as Kaʻuaʻukaha, a lua fighting stroke...

ʻuaʻu kani  n. wedge-tailed shearwater or moaning bird (Puffinus pacificus chlororhynchus). lit., calling ʻuaʻu. also hōʻio. BIR

ʻuaʻu kēwai [ūaʻu ·wai]  n. (Malo text, chapter 13, section 23) a variety of ʻuaʻu, petrel... BIR

uaukewai  s. The name of a large bird the size of a turkey; breast and wings white, back black.

ʻUaʻukomohewa  S   same as Kaʻuaʻukomohewa, a lua fighting stroke...

ʻUaʻulewalewa [ʻUaʻu-lewa·lewa]  same as Kaʻuaʻulewalewa, a lua fighting stroke...

uauoʻa, uauwoʻa [uau·oʻa]  n. distant sound, as of blended voices.

uauwoʻa  var. spelling of uauoʻa, distant sound...

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ue

uea    ueaa    ueah    ueak    ueal    ueam    uean    ueao    ueap    uear    ueaw    ueeh    ueha    uehe    ueho    uein    ueka    ueke    ueki    ueko    uele    uene    uepa    ueue    uewa    

ue₁, uwe  vt. to jerk, pull, twist, pry, turn, sway. cf. naue. [(MP) PPn *ue, shake something backwards and forward; jiggle]PLA TAR

Ka ue ʻana, ʻo ka ue ʻana ia o ka mahi kalo i ʻohā ulu mua.The pulling away, this is a pulling away in the taro plantation of the first growing shoots. (Kep. 157)

ue  v. To hitch or shove along a little; to shake. see naue. Hoo. To cause a movement or shaking. s. The wrenching of a stick; the turning of a screw.

ue₂, uwe  nvi. a hula step: the caller announces the step to drummer (who changes the beat) and dancers by calling e ue (e imperative and ue). The right foot is extended forward with toes pointing, while both arms are brought forward to chest level with hands crossed and fingers tipped upward; the left hand stays up, while right arm and foot swing back in an outward arc. Then the right arm and foot are moved forward, and the step is repeated to the left. Then three short steps are taken forward. In the last step the left hand is forward, and the right foot and arm back. To do this step. HUL

ue₃, uwe  vs. tall, far apart. rare except in proper names.

Kapaliueloathe very tall cliff (name of a chief)

ue₄, uwe  a kind of mat, made without stripping the pandanus leaves. (And.) PAN

ue  s. A kind of mat made without trimming the lauhala.

ue  v. To weep; to cry; to cry in an audible manner. To sigh; to have inward anguish; to be afflicted. To have pity upon. To cry to one for relief in distress. To enter a complaint. see uwe.

uē₁, uwē  S  nvi. to cry, weep, lament, mourn; a cry, lamentation, weeping. cf. auē, haʻuhaʻu uwē.

hoʻouēto cause weeping, make someone cry

waleto cry for no reason; crybaby

uē₂  nvi. to salute, greet...

inā e aku ʻoukou i ko ʻoukou poʻe hoahānau wale if you greet only your brothers (Mat. 5:47)

ue  v. To salute; to love.

uē (uwē) ʻino  tantrum (EH)

uea, uwea  n. wire. see pā uea. Eng.

uea  wire. see kaula uea. TOO

uea nikoromanichrome wire

uea aweʻama [uea awe·ʻama]  n. fiber optic cable. [+]CMP

uea hakahaka [uea haka·haka]  n. wire screen; screen, as on windows. lit., space wire.

uea kau lole  n. hanger. lit., wire (for) placing clothes. see lāʻau kau lole, mea kau lole, ʻea kau lole. CLO

uea kelepona [uea kele·pona]  n. telephone wire.

uea kukū  n. barbed wire.

uē ʻalalā, uwēʻalalā [ ʻala·]  vi. to wail loudly, yelp.

uea maka ʻupena  n. chicken wire. lit., net-mesh wire.

uea makika  n. screen, as for windows. lit., mosquito wire. also makaʻaha.

uea moana  n. undersea cable.

uea nākiʻi [uea ·kiʻi]  S  n. twist tie, as used with plastic bags. lit., tying wire.

ueaʻole  n. wireless.

uea ʻōlelo [uea ʻō·lelo]  n. telegraph wire. lit., speaking wire.

uea pale lua  n. coaxial cable, a double-shielded cable commonly used in cable television hookups, ethernet hookups, or similar applications. lit., double-shielded wire. [+]CMP

uea peleki  n. brake cable, as on a bicycle. Niʻihau.

uea poepoe [uea poe·poe]  n. smooth wire. lit., round wire.

uea radio  radio aerial (EH)

uea wili  n. twisted pair cable. lit., twisted cable. [+]CMP

uēʻehene, uwēʻehene  same as ehehene, to laugh merrily, giggle in glee...

uē hāmama  to cry loudly (EH) [Ka uē nui ʻana me ka leo nui, kohu mea lā ua hāmama wale nō ka waha.]₁₄

ʻuehe  var. spelling of ʻuwehe, to open, uncover, reveal...

uē helu  nvi. a wailing call of grief and love, recounting deeds of a loved one and shared experiences; to weep and speak thus. lit., enumerating weeping. [Ka uē ʻana no kekahi hoa me ke kāhea pū aku i nā hana like ʻole i hana ʻia me ia hoa. Ka ʻuē ʻana i ka make ʻana o kekahi kanaka me ke oli pū aku i kāna mau hana like ʻole i hana ai i kona ola ʻana. Oli me ka hāloʻiloʻi o nā waimaka iā ʻoe e helu ana i nā mea hoʻomanaʻo no kekahi; oli ʻia i ka wā e hui hou ai me kekahi i ʻike ʻole ʻia no ka wā lōʻihi a i ʻole i ka wā i make ai kekahi mea nui o ke aloha ʻia.],,,₁₄

uē hoʻi ē  woe! (EH)

E anei, he keiki makua ʻole, ʻaʻohe mākua, hoʻi ē!Weeping for an orphan child, no parents, woe! (EH)

uē hoʻohune  teasing cry (EH)

uē ʻino  nvi. to cry loudly; tantrum.

ueka  var. spelling of uweka, dirty.

uē kanikau [ kani·kau]  vi. to wail; wailing prayer.

uē kaukau  wail (EH) [Ka uē ʻana no kekahi hoa i make me ke kāhea ʻana a i ʻole ka walaʻau ʻana iā ia kekahi.]

ʻueke  var. spelling of ʻuweke, same as ʻuwehe₁, open, ʻuwehe₂, hula... [ʻUehe; wehe.]₁₄

Uēki ʻAilana [uēki ʻai·lana]  n. Wake Island. Eng. G

ueko  var. spelling of uweko, bad-smelling, musty...

uekoeko [ueko·eko]  var. spelling of uwekoweko.

uē leo nui  vi. to cry loudly, bawl.

uene₁, uwene  vi. to move back and forth, oscillate.

Uene ke kolopāthe crowbar lifts [of success]

uene₂, uwene  vi. to break wind slightly. BOD

uene₃, uwene  n. name of a string figure. SPO

uepa₁, uwepa  n. wafer. Eng.

uepa  s. Eng. A wafer; better written wepa; better still wefa.

uepa₂, uwepa  n. whip. Eng.

uepa kiania flexible hand whip

uepa₃, uwepa  nvt. wax seal, as used on envelopes; to seal. [He ʻano kāpala i kaha ʻia ai kekahi kiʻi ma luna no ke kāpala ʻana i mea e hōʻike ai i ka inoa o kekahi kanaka a i ʻole kekahi hui.]

uepa  n. wax. also pīlali. cf. uepa ihoiho, ʻōihoiho.

uepa ihoiho [uepa iho·iho]  n. paraffin. lit., candle wax seal.

ueue, uweuwe [ue·ue, uweuwe]  to wriggle, squirm. redup. of ue₁; PPN *ueue.

ueue  v. see ue, to shake. Nekoneko, nikuniku, pilupilu. Hoo. To cause to shake; to shake violently; hooewaewa ma ka nuku, me ka hoonaueue ae.

uēuē, uwēuwē [·uē, uwēuwē]  redup. of , cry, weep...

hoʻouēuēcaus/sim. to imitate wailing; a wailing dirge

ueueko [ue·ueko]  var. spelling of uweuweko, bad-smelling, musty...

ueueko  s. A bad smell; a stench. see weweko. adj. Filthy; unpleasant to the smell.

ʻueʻuele, uweʻuwele, ueʻuele  vs. wet (used with kēhau, dew).

uē wale  crybaby (EH)

uewale  s. Ue, to cry, and wale, without cause. A coward.

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ug

ugan    

ʻUgana  n. Uganda; Ugandan. Eng. G

ua    ue    ug    uh    ui    uk    ul    um    un    uo    up    ur    us    ut    uu    uw       -top-

uh

uha    uhaa    uhae    uhah    uhai    uhak    uhal    uham    uhan    uhao    uhap    uhau    uhe    uhea    uhee    uheh    uhek    uhel    uhem    uhen    uheo    uheu    uhi    uhia    uhih    uhii    uhik    uhil    uhim    uhin    uhio    uhip    uhiu    uhiw    uhoh    uhoi    uhol    uhon    uhu    uhua    uhue    uhuh    uhuk    uhum    uhup    uhuu    

uha  n. large intestine, alimentary canal, colon. cf.
  uhahemo, hemorrhoids
  uhalehe, same as wahalehe, fig., to exaggerate. lit., wide mouth
  uhalena, lazy, overstuffed with food. lit., lazy colon
  uhanui, fat, weak. lit., big colon
  uhaʻula, lazy, good-for-nothing.
BOD

He ʻai, e kāhela ai ka uha.Eating, intestines inflate. [said of one who has eaten a good meal] (ON 515)

uha  The enlarged intestine near the anus of beasts; the alimentary canal.

ūhā [ū·]  same as puhi ūhā, an eel.

uha  adj. Slipping away; not easily held, as a cunning rogue. Greedy; craving; eating often.

ʻuha  nvt. wasteful, extravagant; waste, extravagance; to waste.

uha  To squander; to misspend; to waste; to misuse property. see uhauha.

ʻūhā₁ [ʻū·]  n. thigh, lap, shoulder; hindquarters, as of a horse, beef, or pig. bc [Pn(CE) *kuufaa, thigh] [Ka māhele o ka wāwae ma waena o ke kuli me ke kīkala.]₁₄BOD

ʻūhā moadrumstick of a chicken

ʻūhā [ʻū·]  see mākala kaʻakepa ʻūhā, sartorius muscle crossing the anterior portion of the upper leg..., mākala ʻūhā, any muscle of the quadriceps femoris group... BOD

uha  s. The thigh; the thigh of a person. Lunk. 3:16. The ham of a hog. The lap of a woman. 2 Nal. 4:20. Uha hoali, the heave shoulder. Oihk. 7:34.

ʻūhā₂ [ʻū·]  n. foster parent of a chiefly child, or guardian, so-called because he might hold the child on his lap (ʻūhā). bc

ʻūhā₃ [ʻū·]  var. of pūhā₁, abscess, pūhā₂, hollow, pūhā₃, belch, pūhā₄, breath air, as a sea turtle... bc

uha  v. To belch up wind. To hawk up mucus; to hawk, as a means of raising phlegm from the throat or lungs. see puha. To swell; to distend, as the stomach.

ʻūhā₄ [ʻū·]  rare var. of hāhā, to grope. bc

ʻuha ʻai  n.v. to waste food or anything; to squander; extravagant; extravagance. (The old Hawaiians did not waste food.)

uhae  {u-₂ + hae₃} S   same as hahae, tear, strip, as leaves... bc

uhae  v. To tear; to rend, as a garment. Oihk. 10:6. Ua uhaeia ka lole, ua uhaeia ka moena. see hae and haehae.

uhaele mai  come (plural) (EH)

uhaele  {u-₁ + haele} plural of haele, to go, come see ex. mākiʻa. bc [Ka hele like ʻana o ʻelua a ʻoi mea.],₁₅

O uhaele mai.Wonʻt you (plural) come.

ʻūhā hame [ʻū· hame]  n. leg of ham. see hame, ham...

ʻūhā heke [ʻū· heke]  (Emerson) (Malo 201) correction of ʻūhā kākau.

uhahemo [uha·hemo]  n. hemorrhoids. ILL

ʻūhā hipa [ʻū· hipa]  n. leg of mutton.

lima ʻūhā hipaleg-of-mutton sleeve

ʻūhā hope [ʻū· hope]  n. hindquarters, as of horse, beef, pig.

uhai  same as hahai, follow, pursue, hunt, accompany... [Hahai. Ka hahai ʻana.],₁₁BIR

Ka uhai manuthe bird hunter (Kep. 89)

uhai  To follow; chase; pursue. Laieik. 71. To overrun; to treat with contempt. see hahai.

uhaʻi₁  {u-₂ + haʻi₁} S   same as uhaki, to break bc [Uhaki],₁₄

E uhaʻi ia i lākou mau iwi.He shall break their bones. (Nah. 24.8)

uhai  v. see hai. To break in two, as a stick; to break, as a bone. Nah. 24:8. To break, as the neck. Puk. 13:13. To break, as a covenant. Kanl. 31:16. To break, as a law; ua uhai ke kanawai; to disregard, as an agreement; to break away, as from a yoke or bondage. To jerk or pull out; to tear out or off by force, as a branch from a tree. To pound up or break to pieces, as with a rod; to break off, as a horn. Dan. 8:8

uhaʻi₂  n. covering for door opening, doorway frame. bc TAP

Lele kāhili, holo ka uhaʻi, uhi kapa.Feather standards sway, the door opening is moved into place, the tapa covers [the chief sleeps].

uhai  s. E hilinai ana no ia maluna o ka uhai; the door shutter of a room or house; e pane mai i uhai. s. The door, or properly the door frame of a house; ke kikihi o ka hale.

uhaʻi₃  similar to ʻalu, depression, gutter... bc

uhai  To speak to; to say to one; ke uhai mai nei ka naaupo ia makou e hoohalikeia ka mea naaupo me ka mea naauao.

uhaiāholo [uhai·ā·holo]  vt. to pursue or run swiftly; to pass swiftly, as time. [Ka hahai ʻana me ka ʻāwʻīwī.]

E uhaiāholo ana i ka lei aloha.Following quickly after the beloved child. [in death] (Kel. 61)

uhaiaholo  v. Uhai and holo, to run. lit. To break away and run; to run, as in a race; to fly; to hasten after a thing; ke uhaiaholo nei na kanaka ma ka waiwai, me ke kukini nui ma ia aoao me he man elele na ke alii o ka lewa. s. A swift running; an eager pursuit after a thing.

ʻŪhāʻīlio [ʻŪhā-ʻīlio]  placename. ancient surfing area, Lahaina qd., Maui. (Finney-Houston 28). lit.: dog's hindquarters.

uhai mālie  stalk (follow) (EH)

uhai manu  fowler (EH)

ʻūhā kākau [ʻū· ·kau]  n. subjects of the high chief. lit., tattooed thighs. (Malo 194)

uhakakau  s. The office of one of the king's attendants.

ʻūhā kapu [ʻū· kapu]  n. a taboo lap, said of persons unable to raise children successfully, believed due to jealousy of an ʻaumakua (family god); a person with the taboo lap. (It was believed that children of the ʻūhā kapu would die unless reared by relatives.)

uhakē [uha·]  broad, wide. same as hakē;

Uhakē iwi pāpā kole.The hip bones are broad.

uhakeʻe [uha·keʻe]  S  vs. crooked, as a road.

uhaki  S   same as hahaki, to break. bc [1. uhaʻi; haʻi; hoʻohaki. 2. ʻaʻe i ke kānāwai a kapu paha.]₁₄

uhaki  v. see uhai, k inserted. To break, as a stick or staff. Isa. 14:5. To break, as the bones. Isa. 38:13. To break, as a covenant. Ier. 11:10. adj. Broken, as some brittle substance; hu ulu uhaki; he kuapuu, i. e., a broken or humpbacked person.

uhaki kānāwai  to violate a law (EH)

uhakole [uha·kole]  vi. to strain in an effort to evacuate the bowels. fig., disobedient, stubborn. lit., red colon. BOD

uhaku  vt. to put together, roll up.

uhaku  v. To put together; to bundle up; to roll together.

uhalalē [uhala·]  vs. obese. cf. halalē. rare. 

uhalehe [uha·lehe]  same as wahalehe, wide open... fig., to exaggerate. lit., wide mouth...

uhalehe  s. A vulgar word used by children; similar to wahahee; he uhalehe oe. adj. Broad; wide, as a hole; uhalehe ka waha; uhalehe ka puka.

uhalei [uha·lei]  same as helei.

uhalena [uha·lena]  vs. lazy, overstuffed with food. lit., lazy colon.

uhalena  adj. Lazy; full by over eating.

uhaloa2.jpgborder=0ʻuhaloa [ʻuha·loa]  n. a small, downy, American weed (Waltheria indica var. americana), with ovate leaves and small, clustered yellow flowers. Leaves and inner bark of root are very bitter and are used for tea or chewed to relieve sore throat. (Neal 575–6) One of the plant forms of the pig demigod Kamapuaʻa (FS 215). also ʻalaʻala pū loa, hala ʻuhaloa, hiʻa loa, kanaka loa. PLA FLO

uhaloa  s. Name of a small shrub growing in dry places, used in making scars on the skin something like blisters.

uhalu  to deplete. same as puhalu₁, soft, flabby..., halu, same as puhalu, uhalu...; [Pūhalu; halu; ke emi ʻana mai o ka ʻiʻini; pau ka hie. Ka lawe ʻana aku a pau me ke koe ʻole o kahi mea.]₁₄,₁₇

Uhalu ka waihona aupuni no ia mau loaʻa.Deplete the national treasury of these revenues.

uhalu  adj. Hungry; weak from hunger; destitute.

uhaluhalu [uhalu·halu]  redup. of uhalu, soft, flabby... Water-soaked; tough, as kalo.

uhaluhalu  adj. Applied to the visage; gazing; staring.

uhalula₁ [uha·lula]  same as hālula, a sea urchin. FIS

uhalula₂ [uha·lula]  vs. lazy.

uhalula  adj. Lazy; slow; weak; cowardly. s. Weakness; laziness; cowardice.

ʻūhā moa [ʻū· moa]  n. chicken thigh. see pālaumoa. BIR FOO

ʻūhā mua [ʻū· mua]  n. shoulder, as of a cow, horse, pig. ANI

uhamua  s. Uha and mua, first, fore. The shoulder of an animal. Ezek. 24:4.

ʻuhane  {ʻu- + hane₁} nvs. soul, spirit, ghost; dirge or song of lamentation (rare); spiritual. bc [Pn(EP) *kuhane, ghost, soul, spirit: *ku(f,s)ane]

aʻo kahua ʻuhanespiritually-based learning

Kuʻu i ka ʻuhane.To give up the ghost. (Kin. 35.29)

Lele ka ʻuhane.The soul leaves [death].

pili ʻuhanespiritual

ʻuhane ʻolewithout a soul; shameless, like a beast

ʻuhane ʻololīthin, shriveled soul or ghost

uhane  s. see hane and hanehane in the meles. The soul; the spirit of a person. Oihk. 5:1. He mea ninau i na uhane ino, a consulter of evil spirits. Kanl. 18:11. He kino wailua. The ghost or spirit of a deceased person. The Spirit; applied to the third person of the Trinity. Ioan. 1:32. Uhane Hemolele, the Holy Spirit. NOTE.—Hawaiians supposed that men had two souls each; that one died with the body, the other lived on either visible or invisible as might be, but had no more connection with the person deceased than his shadow. These ghosts could talk, cry, complain, whisper, &c. There were those who were supposed to be skillful in entrapping or catching them. adj. Spiritual. 1 Kor. 15:44. Partaking of the spirit or soul. adv. Me ka hoi uhane aku hoi i Kauai. Laieik. 95. Their flesh eaten by the birds, they would return as to their souls only to Kauai.

ʻuhane haukaʻe [ʻuhane hau·kaʻe]  n. wandering, friendless spirits.

ʻuhane hele  n. a traveling spirit, usually of a living person.

ʻUhane Hemolele [ʻuhane hemo·lele]  n. Holy Ghost, Holy Spirit.

ʻuhaneʻino  n. unclean or evil spirit, demon. (Bib.)

ʻuhane kiaʻi  n. guardian spirit.

ʻuhane kīhei pua [ʻuhane ·hei pua]  n. a spirit partially controlling a person and giving him strength, animation, or talents. lit., flower-mantle spirit. FLO

ʻUhanelele [ʻUhane-lele]  placename. v-shaped gap in the Kīpū cliff walls, north Molokaʻi, a leaping place for the spirits of the dead. (Cooke 102–103; Summers 34. lit.: leaping soul.

ʻuhane noho  n. a spirit possessing a person completely and talking through him. also akua noho.

ʻuhane ʻole  soulless (EH)

ʻuhaneʻole  shameless (EH)

uhanui [uha·nui]  vs. fat, weak. lit., big colon. rare. 

uhanui  adj. Weak; feeble; having little physical strength; not able to bear a great weight; he mea uhanui ke kanaka ikaika ole.

uhao₁  same as hao₃, scoop, pick up, hao₄, come with force...

uhao  v. see hao. To put into; to fill; to put into, as into a bag. Kin. 44:1. Or into a basket or other container; ua uhaoia ka ai iloko o ka umeke; i ka manawa e uhao. ai i ka poka i ka pu. see hahao.

uhao₂  n. cone-shaped base from the kāhili staff to the first feathers, formerly of feathers, later also of silk or ribbons. MUS

ʻO ka moʻoni ʻula ka uhao ma ke kumu, i hana ʻia i ka hulu lena ʻōʻō.The cone-shaped base forms a red spiral at the staff, made with yellow ʻōʻō feathers. (kāhili chant)

uhao₃  n. tenderloin. rare. FOO

uhao  s. The line of lean flesh each side, but outside of the backbone; the lean flesh inside is called ioliu; na io e moe lua ana maloko o ke ka o ka puaa a pili aku i ke kuamoo. see ioliu.

ʻūhā puaʻa [ʻū· puaʻa]  n. ham.

uhau₁  var. of hahau₁, to strike, hit, whip, beat, switch, smite, wield, thrash... bc [Ka hahau; ka paʻi ʻana; ka hoʻopaʻi ʻana. Ka hahau ʻana.]₁₂,₁₄,₁₇MUS

ʻEhia āu manawa i uhau ai iāia?How many times did you hit him?

uhau i ke kauto present a chant; to strike, as in sorcery or as a blow (GP 66)

uhau  To whip; to scourge; ke uhauia la ke kua o ke kanaka i ke kaula; to strike; to smite. Oih. 12:23. To pinch; to afflict; to press. s. A whip to strike with. Nahum. 3:2.

uhau₂  var. of hahau₂, to offer a prayer or sacrifice; to lay before... (Neh. 3.2) [Maukoli₄ aku i meaʻai a mea ʻē aʻe paha i kekahi akua ma ka heiau.]₁₂,₁₄

Uhau akula ia i ka puaʻa me ke alo o ʻIwa.He laid a pig down before ʻIwa. (FS 21)

uhau  v. To pile together; to build up, as the walls of a city. 2 Oihl. 32:5. To put in, as clothes into a chest; to pack. see uhao. To lay brick or stone into the walls of a house or city. Neh. 3:2. To pile one thing on another.

uhaua  s. The stones; the testicles of the male. Iob. 40:17.

uhāuhā [uhā·uhā]  vi. to pant, puff, as a dog or as the wind. (For. 4:77)

ʻuhaʻuha  prodigal, wastrel; to squander, debauch, dissolute. redup. of ʻuha; bc [Hoʻopohō i ka meaʻai a mea ʻē aʻe paha no ka nui o ia mea.]₁₃

ka pāʻani, ka ʻuhaʻuha, a me ka hoʻohiki ʻinogaming, waste, and blasphemy

ka ʻuhaʻuha a me ka lapuwalemadness and folly (Kekah. 1.17)

ʻuhaʻuha walewanton

uhauha  v. see uha 4. To live in a wasteful manner; to squander property. To live in every indulgence of passion; a noho uhauha ke alii me ka inu rama ame ka aie, the king lived in a reveling manner, drinking rum and going into debt. adj. Riotous; gluttonous; reveling. s. Moral madness; folly. Kekah. 1:17.

uhauha  Tough; applied to kalo. see uaua.

uhauhakō [uhau·hakō]  used as medicine the name may have been uhau. same as pāwale, a plant; (Kam. 64:141)ILL PLA

uhauhalalē [uhau·hala·]  rare redup. of uhalalē, obese...

uhauhalale  adj. Large, fat and unwiedly, as a very fat person; also weak.

uhauhau [uhau·hau]  redup. of uhau, strike, hit...

uhaʻuhaʻu [uhaʻu·haʻu]  same as haʻuhaʻu, snort...

uhauhau  v. see uhau. To crowd on; to press forward. s. Weakness; tremulous, as of old age. adj. Weak; tremulous; tottering with age; fearful.

ʻuhaʻuha wale  wanton (EH)

uhau hili kinipōpō [uhau hili kini··]  n. batter (in baseball). SPO

uhauhui [uhau·hui]  nvt. presentation of a prayer, especially in ʻanāʻanā sorcery; to present such a prayer.

uhauhui  s. Name of a religious ceremony in the pule anaana; same as auhauhui.

uhauhumu [uhau·humu]  vt. to sew together, as sails; to lay together, as stones in a wall; to interlock. rare. 

uhauhumu  v. Uhau and humu, to unite. To lay stones smoothly in a wall.

Uhauʻiole [Uhau-ʻiole]  placename. stream and falls, Līhuʻe district, Kauaʻi. lit.: rat-hitting.

uhaʻula  vs. lazy, good-for-nothing. rare. 

uhaula  v. To waste; to be prodigal of; e hoomauna.

uhau ʻupena  v. to strike with a net, as a bird-catching net on a long handle. BIR NET

uhe  n.v. offering place for fish on a heiau; to offer, as fish. rare. FIS

ʻuhē  vs. chilly, wet and cold.

Ua uhi mai ka hau o kuahiwi; he manawa kēwai ia o ka mauna a me ka ʻuhē.The dew of the hills settles down; it is a wet time in the mountains and uncomfortably cold. (Kep. 97)

uhea  s. The cover of a pot. NOTE.—This may be an erroneous orthography for uhia, a contraction of uhiia, covered.

uheʻe  {u-₁ + heʻe} S   plural of heʻe₂, slide, heʻe₃, melt, heʻe₄, hang down...

ʻūheheʻe [ʻū·heheʻe]  S  n. solvent. see mea heheʻe. SCI

māʻōʻāna ʻūheheʻe waiaqueous solution

ʻūheheʻe waiaqueous, i.e. having water as a solvent, in science

uheheu [uhe·heu]  vi. to fly or hurry as though on wings (ʻēheu). (Kep. 95)

ʻuheke  vs. plump, fat-cheeked, fleshy.

uheke  adj. Languid; weak; imbecile.

ʻūhekeheke [ʻū·heke·heke]  redup. of ʻuheke, plump...

uhekeheke  adj. Full; plump; applied to the cheeks; papalina uhekeheke. Large, fleshy and weak, as a fat man.

uhele₁  {u-₁ + hele} plural of hele, to go.

uhele₂  rare var. of helehele, to cut, skin, strip off bark or rind.

uhele  v. To bark; to peel bark from a tree or banana.

ʻū hele  go mourning (EH)

uhelehe [uhe·lehe]  vs. sulky, annoyed, vexed. rare. 

uhelehe  adj. Offended.

uhelei [uhe·lei]  same as helei, straddle...

uhemo  S   same as hemo, loose, separated...

uhemo  v. see hemo. To break off; to separate into parts. To divorce, as man and wife; alaila, kuha aku la o Wakea i ko Papa mau maka a uhemo iho la laua, then Wakea spat in Papa's face and they two were divorced.

ʻuhene  {ʻu- + hene₃} interj.
  • to play a merry tune,
  • converse quietly and romantically,
  • tease coquettishly;
  • exclamation of exultation, as in songs;
  • happy or joyous sound.
 
. cf. henehene.

Ua ʻuhene maila lākou i ka mele.They played a merry tune.

ʻUhene ahahana kaʻu lei, naʻu ia.Oh joy, oh boy; sheʻs my darling. (song)

uhene  v. see henehene, to mock. To use vile and lascivious language between the sexes.

ʻuhenehene [ʻuhene·hene]  same as henehene, ridicule...

hōʻuhenehenesame as hoʻohenehene

uhenehene  v. see henehene, to mock. To use vile and lascivious language between the sexes.

ʻūheona [ʻū·heona]  n. aesthetic element, esthetic element. cf. kālaiʻūheona.[+]

ʻuhēʻuhē₁  redup. of ʻuhē, chilly, wet and cold...

ʻuhēʻuhē₂  interj. similar to ʻūhīʻūhā, ha ha!

uheuhe  adj. Offended. see uhelehe.

ʻuheʻuhene, ʻuhēʻuhene [ʻuheʻu·hene]  tra-la-la; refrain (EH) redup. of ʻuhene;

ʻuhēʻuhene  var. spelling of ʻuheʻuhene, tra-la-la; refrain... AltSpel

uheule [uhe·ule]  vs. weak, imbecilic, impotent (an epithet applied to men). cf. ule, penis. rare. 

uheule  s. A word used in vilifying and reproaching another.

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uhi

see below...

  uhi₁ - covering, cover, veil, film, lid; to cover, spread over, engulf, conceal, ....
      uhi ʻāpana - patchwork cover or spread.
      uhi ʻia - hidden
      uhi i ka moe - to make a bed
      uhi i ka noe - misty
      uhi maka - veil, mask.
      uhi moe - bedspread.
      uhi pākaukau - tablecloth.
      uhi pela - bed sheet, mattress cover.
      uhi pūkuʻi - hub cap.
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          ʻahu uhi waʻa - mat canoe covering that protected paddlers in storms.
          kākau uhi - solid tattoo pattern; to tattoo thus.
          kapa uhi lio - horse blanket.
          pale uhi - veil, covering.
          papa uhi waʻa - board used to cover space forward of the forward outrigger boom.
  uhi₂ - large, bluish-brown birthmark.
  uhi₃ - the yam (Dioscorea alata), from southeast Asia, a climber with square ....
      uhi ʻālela - a variety of yam, the tuber having white flesh and skin; grown in Puna, Hawaiʻi.
      uhi hoʻonohonoho - a variety of yam.
      uhi kalakoa - a variety of yam, the tuber with mottled red and white flesh and white skin; grown ....
      uhi keʻokeʻo - a variety of yam, grown throughout the islands; tuber with white flesh and skin.
      uhi laha - see laha₃, a kind of yam...
      uhi lehua - a variety of yam, grown in Kona, Hawaiʻi, having a tuber with pinkish ....
      uhi Niʻihau - a variety of yam, the tuber with pink flesh; grown in Kona, Hawaiʻi.
      uhi ʻōniʻoniʻo - same as uhi kalakoa, a variety of yam...
      uhi poni - a variety of yam, the tuber with red skin and red and white flesh; grown on the ....
      uhi ʻuala - a variety of yam, the tuber like a sweet potato; grown on the island of Hawaiʻi.
      uhi ʻula - a yam, probably the same as uhi lehua.
      uhi ʻulaʻula - var. spelling of uhi ʻula, a yam...
  uhi₄ - mother-of-pearl bivalve, mother-of-pearl shank.
  uhi₅ - turtle shell piece used for scraping olonā.
  uhi₆ - mark made by the gall of raw pūpū ʻawa (a shellfish) on tapa or on ....

uhi₁  nvt.
  • covering, cover, veil, film, lid; to cover, spread over, engulf, conceal,
  • solid tattooing,
  • tent (Puk. 26.12) ;
  • overwhelm;
  • to don, as a feather cloak.
  • fig., to deceive, hide the truth.
 
bc [PPn *ʻufi, cover up] [Ke kau ʻana mai o ka noe, ka hau, ka pšōʻeleʻele, a mea like paha. 1. ke kau ʻana o kekahi mea ma luna pono o kekahi mea ʻē aʻe. 2. hoʻohana ʻia ʻo uhi ma ke ʻano he ʻikioma. Uhi ka pö. Uhi ke ahiahi. He ʻōlelo no ke kau ʻana mai o ka pō a ahiahi paha. 3. he ʻano ʻōlelo hōʻaloʻalo e uhi ana i kekahi manaʻo ʻē aʻe],₁₄

hoʻouhicaus/sim

kākau uhito tattoo solidly

Ua uhi ʻia lāua mau manaʻo i ke aloha.Their thoughts were overwhelmed with love. (For. 4:67)

uhi i ka moeto make a bed

Uhi mai ka lani .The night sky spreads forth [ignorance]. (ON 2858)

uhi  lepo uhi. topsoil. cf. lalo lepo.

uhi  v. To cover over a thing so as to hide it; to cover or hide, as the water covers what is in the bottom of the sea. Puk. 15:10. To cover, i. e., spread over the country, as an army. Nah. 22:5. To cover; to hide, as a sin, i. e., to forgive it. Neh. 4:5. Hoo. To veil; to cover with a veil, as the face. Kin. 24:65. To spread over a cover; to conceal, as a cloud. Kin. 9:14. Uhi uha mai ka pele o ka lua ahi, uhi mai ka leo o ke ahi o ka pele. To be smothered, as the voice of one by the voices of many; ua uhiia kona leo e ka haukamumu. Laieik. 22. s. A covering; a veil. Puk. 26:14. A fence; a protection.

uhi₂  n. large, bluish-brown birthmark. bc [PPn *ʻusi, dark-coloured, including dark blues and greens]BOD

uhi₃  n. the yam (Dioscorea alata), from southeast Asia, a climber with square stems, heart-shaped leaves, and large, edible, underground tubers. The plant is widely distributed through islands of the Pacific, where it is commonly grown for food. (HP 166–172), (Neal 230). In the past botanists have applied the name uhi incorrectly to the hoi kuahiwi. [(AN) PPn *ʻufi, yam (Dioscorea)] . also pālau, ulehihi. bc SWP PLA

uhi  s. A yam, a vegetable; grows in the ground.

uhi₄  n. mother-of-pearl bivalve, mother-of-pearl shank. bc [PPn *ʻufi, shellfish sp]FIS

uhi  s. Name of a small shell fish.

uhi₅  n. turtle shell piece used for scraping olonā. bc

uhi₆  n. mark made by the gall of raw pūpū ʻawa (a shellfish) on tapa or on the skin as an ornament. tattoo (NKE12) bc [Pn(EP) *uhi, tattooing instrument]FIS TAP

ʻuhī  v. to puff, hiss, as a steam engine . cf. hī₂, to hiss... (Aniani 61)

uhia  pas/imp. of uhi₁, covering, cover, veil, film, lid, solid tattooing, tent... PPN *ʻu(u)fia. [Ka uhi ʻia ʻana o kekahi mea.]₁₁

uhi ʻālela [uhi ʻā·lela]  n. a variety of yam, the tuber having white flesh and skin; grown in Puna, Hawaiʻi. (HP 168)SWP

uhiʻāpana [uhiʻā·pana]  vt. to debate, argue. rare. 

uhi ʻāpana [uhi ʻā·pana]  n. patchwork cover or spread.

uhiapana  v. see pakuikui, Kam.

uhi hoʻonohonoho [uhi hoʻo·noho·noho]  n. a variety of yam. see -nohonoho. SWP

uhi ʻia  hidden (EH)

uhi i ka moe  to make a bed (EH)

uhi i ka noe  misty (EH)

uhi kalakoa [uhi kala·koa]  n. a variety of yam, the tuber with mottled red and white flesh and white skin; grown at Hāʻena, Kauaʻi. also uhi ʻōniʻoniʻo. (HP 168)SWP

uhi keʻokeʻo [uhi keʻo·keʻo]  n. a variety of yam, grown throughout the islands; tuber with white flesh and skin. (HP 168)SWP

ʻūhiki  talk much (EH)

uhikino [uhi·kino]  n. body covering, garment, shield. CLO

pale kaua a me ka uhikinoshield and buckler (Hal. 35.2)

uhikino  s. Uhi, to cover, and kino, the body. A covering for the body; a shield. Hal. 35:2.

uhi laha  see laha₃, a kind of yam...

uhi lehua  n. a variety of yam, grown in Kona, Hawaiʻi, having a tuber with pinkish flesh, the vine stem with red wings. Perhaps the same as uhi ʻulaʻula. (HP 168)SWP

ʻūhili [ʻū·hili]  n. bat, club, racket. SPO

ʻūhili kolepagolf club

ʻūhili nalo  n. fly swatter (KAN)

uhi maka  n. veil, mask.

uhi moe  n. bedspread.

uhimoe [uhi·moe]  n. bedspread.

uhina  n. covering; throw or cast net. NET

uhina  s. A net for taking fish.

uhina lau  n. cuticle, a waxy covering of plants, usually found on leaves. lit., leaf covering. [+]PLA

ʻūhini₁ [ʻū·hini]  n. long-horn grasshopper (Tettigoniidae); cricket (Grillidae); locust. (Mat. 3.4) bc INS PLA

ʻūhini puayoung ʻūhini, especially before wing development

ʻūhini [ʻū·hini]  n. grasshopper. INS

uhini  s. An insect something like a grasshopper; the word has been used in the Bible for grasshopper. Nah. 13:33. For locust. Puk. 10:14. Mai ai oe i ka uhini; by a change of letters. see unihi. Uhini huluhulu, a canker worm. Nahum. 3:15. Uhini hulu ole, the palmer worm. Ioel. 1:4. Uhini opio hulu ole. Ioel. 2:25.

ʻūhini₂ [ʻū·hini]  {ʻū- + hini} vs. fine, weblike, tapering into a fine point; slender. bc

uhini  adj. Thin; slender; small; almost broken; puahilo.

ʻūhini₃ [ʻū·hini]  short for ʻuhinipili₁, same as ʻunihipili, spirit of a dead person..., ʻuhinipili₂, thin, tapering, feeble, weak...., ʻuhinipili₃, flexed position in which Hawaiians were often buried... bc

ʻūhini₄ [ʻū·hini]  n. carob, an evergreen (Ceratonia siliqua). Niʻihau. bc PLA

ʻūhini ʻakelika, ʻūhini akerida, ʻūhini akelika [ʻū·hini ʻake·lika]  n. grasshopper. Gr. akrida. (Oihk. 11.22) INS

ʻūhini akerida  var. spelling of ʻūhini ʻakelika, grasshopper...

ʻūhinihone [ʻū·hini·hone]  FOO

pāpapa ʻūhinihonehoney locust bean

ʻūhini huluhulu [ʻū·hini hulu·hulu]  n. cankerworm. lit., hairy grasshopper. (Ioela 1.4) INS PLA

ʻūhini-hulu-ʻole  n. var. spelling of ʻūhini hulu ʻole, palmer worm, caterpillar. lit., hairless grasshopper. AltSpel INS PLA

ʻūhini hulu ʻole, ʻūhini-hulu-ʻole [ʻū·hini hulu ʻole]  n. palmer worm, caterpillar. lit., hairless grasshopper. (Ioela 1.4) INS PLA

uhi Niʻihau [uhi niʻi·hau]  n. a variety of yam, the tuber with pink flesh; grown in Kona, Hawaiʻi. (HP 168)SWP

ʻūhini kani  n. grasshopper (KAN)

ʻūhini lele [ʻū·hini lele]  n. beetle, cricket. lit., flying grasshopper. (Oihk. 11.22) INS PLA

ʻūhini nēnē [ʻū·hini nēnē]  n. cricket. lit., chirping cricket. INS

ʻūhini nēnē kahakaibeach cricket

ʻūhini nēnē pelelava cricket

ʻūhininēnē Makaleha [ʻū·hini·· maka·leha]  n. palikū Kauaʻi tree cricket (Prognathogryllus spp.). lit., Makaleha cricket. [+]INS

ʻūhini paʻawela [ʻū·hini paʻa·wela]  n. an edible locust. lit., seared locust. INS

uhinipaawela  s. The parent of the uhini; uhinipaawela, oia ka uhini makua.

ʻuhinipili₁ [ʻuhini·pili]  n. same as ʻunihipili, spirit of a dead person...

ʻuhinipili₂ [ʻuhini·pili]  vs. thin, tapering, feeble, weak.

ʻuhinipili₃ [ʻuhini·pili]  vs. flexed position in which Hawaiians were often buried.

uhinipili  s. The leg and arm bones bound up together; he akua uhinipili; they were worshipped in that condition. see unihipili.

ʻūhini poʻo ʻoiʻoi Alakaʻi [ʻū·hini poʻo ʻoi·ʻoi ala·kaʻi]  n. Kauaʻi flightless conehead katydid (Banza kauaiensis). lit., pointed-head Alakaʻi grasshopper. [+]INS

ʻūhini pua [ʻū·hini pua]  n. young ʻūhini (locusts) as found on ʻilima bushes; they were eaten. INS PLA

uhinipua  s. see uhini. The young uhini before it has wings; oia ka uhini liilii aole eheu.

ʻūhinipule [ʻū·hini·pule]  n. praying mantis. lit., praying grasshopper. INS

ʻūhini wāwae hā [ʻū·hini ·wae ]  n. bald locust. lit., four-legged grasshopper. (Oihk. 11.22) INS PLA

uhinu  same as hinu, oil, grease, hinuhinu, bright, lustrous...

uhinu  v. To take advantage of a man's ignorance in a bargain; to deceive in that way.

uhi ʻōniʻoniʻo [uhi ʻō·niʻo·niʻo]  same as uhi kalakoa, a variety of yam... SWP

uhipaʻa [uhi·paʻa]  n. mother-of-pearl hook that might be used at any time of day. lit., solid cover. FIS

uhipaa  v. Uhi, to cover, and paa, fast. To cover up entirely so as to be out of sight, as a cloud or fog. Laieik. 16.

uhi pākaukau [uhi ·kau·kau]  n. tablecloth.

uhi pela  n. bed sheet, mattress cover. see pela₃, mattress, cushion...

uhi poni  n. a variety of yam, the tuber with red skin and red and white flesh; grown on the island of Hawaiʻi. (HP 169)SWP

uhipū [uhi·]  n. apoplexy. rare. ILL

uhi pūkuʻi [uhi ·kuʻi]  n. hub cap.

uhi ʻuala  n. a variety of yam, the tuber like a sweet potato; grown on the island of Hawaiʻi. (HP 169)SWP

ʻūhīʻūhā  vi. sonorous puffing and blowing sounds, as accompanying the surging of volcanic fires; to puff or blow thus; shish-shish. see ex. nome. VOL

uhiuhi₁ [uhi·uhi]  redup. of uhi₁, covering... PPN *ʻufiʻufi.

uhiuhi  v. To thatch a house poorly with banana leaves; he ako paa ole.

uhiuhi.jpgborder=0uhiuhi₂ [uhi·uhi]  n. an endemic legume (Mezoneuron kauaiense), a tree with pink or red flowers and thin, broad, winged pods (Neal 435). The wood is hard and heavy and formerly was used for hōlua (sleds), spears, digging sticks, and house construction. also kāwaʻu₅, kea, kolomona, and the weedy herb Phaseolus lathyroides (Niihau). [PPn *usi, a shrub (Evodia [= Euodia] hortensis)]PLA TRE FLO

hoʻouhiuhito prepare uhiuhi wood for house posts (GP 8)

uhiuhi  s. Name of a timber tree on Kauai; wood a dark red color, very durable, very hard.

Uhiuhi  placename. street, ʻĀina Haina, Honolulu, named for a hardwood tree.(TM)

ʻuhīʻuhī  nvi. whine, as of a child; to whine.

uhi ʻula, uhi ʻulaʻula  n. a yam, probably the same as uhi lehua. SWP

uhi ʻulaʻula  var. spelling of uhi ʻula, a yam...

uhiwai₁ [uhi·wai]  n. heavy fog, mist. lit., water covering. WIN

Nae iki ʻIao i ka uhiwai.[Mount] ʻIao is barely breathing in the heavy mist [one in dire distress]. (ON 2207)

uhiwai₂ [uhi·wai]  n. type of tapa. TAP

uhohoʻi [uho·hoʻi]  {u-₁ + hohoʻi} plural of hohoʻi, redup. of hoʻi₁, to leave, to return often.

uhoʻi  {u-₁ + hoʻi} plural of hoʻi, to leave. [Hoʻi like ʻelua a ʻoi mea.]₁₂

uhoi  v. see hoi, to return. To return from following one; to turn back. 2 Sam. 2:26. To unite together; to live and sleep together, as a man and wife once separated.

ʻuhola  S   same as hola, to unfold, spread. fig., receptive and open, as the mind. cf. maʻi ʻuhola. [Ka wehe ʻana i kahi mea i ʻopi ʻia; ka wehe ʻana i kekahi mea a lōʻihi a ākea e like me ka wehe ʻia ʻana o ka uhi ma luna o ka moe.]

uhola  v. see hola. To unfold; to spread out, as the wings of a bird. To spread down, as a mat. To spread out or smooth, as a cloth that has been ruffled up. To wrap up, as to wrap up one in bed clothes; to spread out, as a net. Hal. 140:5. fig. Applied to the mind; to calm; to soothe; to prepare for hearing a message, good or bad. To open, as the mind; to enlighten. see hohola and holahola.

uhole  {u-₁ + hole} to strip, as tough skin of fish such as manini, humuhumu. plural of hole; FIS

uhole  vt. to peel or strip, as a banana. cf. ihi. FIS

uhole  v. see hole. To skin; to strip off the skin of an animal; to peel the bark from a tree; to peel off the skin, as a banana; e maihi.

uholo  {u-₁ + holo} plural of holo, to run [Holo like ʻelua a ʻoi mea.]₁₂

ʻO ka uholo ihola ia ā nalowale loa.They hurried off and disappeared.

ʻūhōloʻa [ʻū··loʻa]  n. dispenser, i.e. a dispensing container of any kind. see hōloʻa.

ʻūhōloʻa kāwele pepapaper towel dispenser

ʻūhōloʻa kopasoap dispenser

ʻūhōloʻa kakalina [ʻū··loʻa kaka·lina]  n. carburetor, as in an internal-combustion engine. lit., gasoline dispenser. CAR

ʻūhōloa kāwele pepa  n. napkin dispenser (KAN)

ʻūhōloʻa māʻōʻāna [ʻū··loʻa ·ʻō·ʻāna]  n. buret, i.e. a precision-made piece of glassware used to measure and deliver accurate volumes of solutions, in science. lit., solution dispenser. SCI

uholo uila  see awe uholo uila, brush, i.e. a contact that supplies electric current to a commutator..., mea uholo uila, conductor, of electricity...

ʻūholo uila [ʻū·holo uila]  n. electrode. lit., instrument (for) conducting electricity.

ʻūholo uila ʻāneanode, i.e. the positive electrode in an electrical circuit

ʻūholo uila ʻinecathode, i.e. the negative electrode in an electric circuit

uhoni  {u-₁ + honi} plural of honi, to kiss; a kiss; formerly, to touch noses on the side in greeting...; to smell, sniff, scent...

uhu2.jpgborder=0uhu₁  n. the parrot fishes, of which Scarus perspicillatus is among the most abundant and largest; uhu are plant eaters, the teeth are strong and beaklike, well fitted for clipping off food from coral. The name may be qualified by the terms aʻa, ʻāhiuhiu, ʻahu ʻula or ʻula, ʻeleʻele, halahala, kualakai or pālukaluka, lā uli, pānoa, piko ʻula, and uliuli. Name of growth stages are ʻōhua (very young), pānuhu or pōnuhunuhu (medium), and uhu (mature). Variant names are male and ʻōmale for a young stage. The colors of this fish are so pretty that it is sometimes compared to a sweetheart: [PPn *ʻufu, parrot fish (Scarus spp.)] [he‘ano i‘a i‘ano‘ololaha kihikihi ‘ole kona kino uliuli ai ‘ole ‘ula‘ula a he mau unahi nunui kona.]₁₉FIS PLA

ʻAʻohe e loaʻa, he uhu pakelo.Not to be caught, a slippery parrot fish. [a wily person] (ON 131)

Momomi wale kuʻu ʻono i ka uhu māʻalo i kuʻu maka.My craving makes my mouth water for the parrotfish passing before my eyes.

Uhumākaʻikaʻiname of a fish killed in the Kawelo legend, said to be a designation for all uhu; lit., traveling uhu, perhaps so called because they follow one another in line (FS 45)

uhu  Name of a fish the size of a salmon.

uhu₂  n. a variety of sugar cane. PLA SUG

uhu₃  vi. to bolt, break away, as a horse; to pull, strain, chafe under restraint; willful, headstrong. also lōuhu.

uhu ka manaʻo e helestraining, frantic to go

uhu  To bolt, as a horse.

Uhu  placename. street, Kalihi Waena, Honolulu. (TM). lit.: parrotfish.

ʻuhū  vi., interj.
  • to sigh, moan, groan;
  • to grunt as a pig;
  • (often used after kani)
  • interj. of scorn (Kel. 20), huh!

Kani ʻuhū aʻe ana i ke aloha ʻole o kuʻu kaikamahine.Sighing over the heartlessness of my daughter.

uhu  v. To groan from pain; to complain of suffering. To complain of an injury done to one. To think hard of; mai uhu nui wale oe i ka hoi i kou wahi iho, do not think too hard of going back to your own place. Hoo. Mai hoouhu aku oe i ka holo o ka lio; to groan; to cough. see kaniuhu. s. A cry of grief; grief; hard feeling; no keia olelo a ua haole la, o ka uhu koke ae la no ia e holo. The groaning of persons. The grunting of hogs; kani uhu, a deep groan.

ʻūhū [ʻū·]  n. enzyme. SCI

uhu  adj. Wasteful; improvident.

uhuao [uhu·ao]  rare var. of ʻuao, intercede, mediate...

uhuao  v. To rush; to struggle.

uhuela  s. A species of red fish.

uhueleele  s. A species of fish.

uhuhalahala  s. Name of a fish.

-uhuhī [-uhuhī] 

hoʻouhuhīto tease, annoy, vex, nag

uhuki  same as huhuki, pull hard... (Am. 9.15) bc

uhuki  v. To pull up, as grass or weeds; to root up, as weeds or small trees. Ier. 11:19. To root up, destroy, as a people. Amos. 9:15. see huki, to pull; draw. To rob; to take violently what is another's.

uhukiwale  s. A seizing and taking away what is another's; a robbery.

ʻuhuku  var. of ʻōhuku.

Uhumākaʻikaʻi [Uhu-mā·kaʻi·kaʻi]  same as Kauhumākaʻikaʻi.

Uhumakaliʻi [Uhu-maka·liʻi]  n. a stroke in lua fighting. (containing reference to ocean dwellers (EH)) LUA

uhu pākali [uhu ·kali]  n. an uhu fish used as a decoy. fig., to deceive. FIS

uhupakali  s. Uhu, a fish, and pakali, to deceive so as to catch. The fish used as a decoy in catching other fish; oia ka uhu e hoowalewale ai, e kaana mai ai na uhu e a hei i ka upena. see uhu, fish.

uhu pakelo  slippery parrot fish (a wily person). (EH)

uhu pānuhunuhu [uhu ·nuhu·nuhu]  n. same as pānuhunuhu.

uhupikoula  s. Name of a fish; a kind of fish and a way of catching it. see uhu, fish.

ʻuhūʻuhū  to neigh (Ier. 8.16) , bray, cough, hem; to hawk, as in clearing the throat. redup. of ʻuhū; [ʻuhuhū: he hoʻōho, he kani i hana ʻia e ke kanaka ma muli o ke kaumaha a huhū paha; ua ʻano like me ka nū o ka puaʻa.]₁₈

uhuuhu  v. see uhu. To neigh, as a horse. Ier. 5:8. To bray, as an ass. To cough frequently. Hoo. To cause a neighing or groaning, &c. To hem; to hawk, as in clearing the throat. s. A neighing, as of a horse. Ier. 8:16. A frequent coughing; he kunukunu.

ʻuhū ʻuhūʻuhū  moan (EH)

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uia    uifi    uiha    uiio    uiki    uiku    uila    uili    uilo    uina    uini    uiol    uipo    uiui    uiuw    uiwi    

ui₁  n.v. to ask, question, appeal, turn to for help or advice, query; question, catechism. [PPn *ʻuhi, ask, question *quhi, *huqi] [Nīnau; he noi i ke kōkua.]₁₄MUS

He ui, a he nīnau kēia.A query, a question this. (chant)

hoʻouito cause a question to be asked, to ask

ui  v. To ask a question; ui iho la au penei, ahea ka nui o na haumana? to inquire of; ua uiia mai oe e ke alii e olelo aku, thou art asked by the chief to speak. s. A question; a series of questions; a catechism; an interrogation; he ui no na haumana o ke kulanui, a question for the scholars of the high school.

ui₂  v. to stir up, activate. rare. 

hoʻouito bestir, hurry, surge

ui₃  rare var. of uhi₁, cover, lid, tent...

uʻi  nvs. youthful, youthfully stalwart, heroic, handsome, pretty, beautiful, vigorous; youth; youthful vigor and beauty; youthful hero, beautiful young woman. bc [Ke kanaka ʻōpio ikaika.]₁₂

hoʻouʻito beautify, make beautiful

ka uʻiyouth; age of youthful vigor, grace, and beauty; age of greatest physical beauty

poʻe uʻiyoung people, as in the late teens and early twenties

ui  s. A youth; a young person; youth generally; strength. Kin. 49:3. adj. Young; strong; well proportioned; applied to young and vigorous men. Rut. 2:9.

ūi  interj. halloo.

ʻuī₁  S   var. spelling of ʻuwī₁, to squeak, squeal; to gnash, as teeth; such sounds... bc

ui  To creak or squeak, as new shoes in walking. To grate, as the teeth.

ʻuī₂  var. spelling of ʻuwī₂, to twist, squeeze, wring, grind; to express, as juice from fruit; to milk, as a cow... bc [Hana a hemo ka wai ma ka wili ʻana, ke kaomi ʻana, a hana ʻē aʻe paha. (ʻO ka wai a i ʻole ka mea nona ka wai nā lauka.)]₁₄

ui  To milk; to squeeze out milk. see kowi. To wring out, as washed clothes.

uia  n. a variety of taro. (HP 34)TAR

uifi  n. whiff. Eng.

uihā [ui·]  vs. weary, tired, bored, tiresome, burdensome.

uihaa  adj. Weary with a long distance. Idle, i. e., without work; burdened with work, but desiring it.

uiio  v. To question; to interrogate. see ui.

ʻuiki₁, ʻuwiki  vi. to glimmer, especially of a light through a hole, crack, or narrow opening; to twinkle faintly; the opening through which light shines.

hōʻuikito open a crack or sliver; to cause to gleam

hōʻuiki mai i ka makato open the eyes just a slit

uiki  s. see uiuiki. A small aperture; he hakahaka.

ʻuiki₂, ʻuwiki  n. piping, as used for dress trimming.

ʻuiki₃, ʻuwiki  n. wick. Eng.

uiki  s. Eng. The wick of a lamp or candle. Mat. 12:20. Better written wiki.

ʻuiki₄, ʻuwiki  n. whist. Eng.

ʻuiki ʻā  n. filament, as in a light bulb. lit., wick (for) lighting.

kukui ʻuiki ʻāincandescent light

ʻuiki uila  n. fuse. lit., electric fuse.

pahu ʻuiki uilafuse box

ui kula Sābati [ui kula ·bati]  n. Sunday school catechism.

uila, uwila  nvs. lightning, electricity; electric. bc [(MP) PPn *ʻuhila, lightning] [1. ka mālamalama e ʻōlapa iho ana mai ke ao panopano mai i ka wā o ka ʻino. 2. ia ʻano mea hoʻokahi i loko o nā uea no ka hoʻā ʻana i nā kukui a me nā mīkini o loko o ka hale.]₁₄

he nuku uilaa lightning snout [an incessant talker] (ON 847)

hoʻouila, hōʻuilato flash, as lightning

kaʻa uilaelectric bus

kapuahi uilaelectric stove

kukui uilaelectric light

uila  n. electricity. see ana au uila, anakahi uila, awe uholo uila, lapaʻau hoʻomiki uila, luna uila, mea uholo uila, puka uila, puni uila, ʻōmole iho uila, ʻuiki uila, ʻūkake uila, ʻūʻōki puni uila.

uila  s. Lightning. Zek. 10:1. Ke ahi e holo ikaika ana iloko o na ao ua.

Uila  placename. street, Foster Village subdivision, Hālawa, Waipahu qd., Oʻahu. Name suggested by Mary Kawena Pukui in 1956. lit.: lightning.

uila aukahi [uila au·kahi]  n. direct current (DC) electricity. lit., electricity flowing together. cf. uila au māʻaloʻalo. SCI

uila au māʻaloʻalo [uila au ·ʻalo·ʻalo]  n. alternating current (AC) electricity. lit., electricity (with) current passing back and forth. cf. uila aukahi. SCI

uila huila makani  n. wind-generated electricity. lit., electricity (from) windmill. see uila māhu pele, uila puhi wāwahie, uila wai kahe. WIN SCI

uila māhu pele  n. geothermal electricity. lit., electricity (from) volcanic steam. see uila huila makani, uila puhi wāwahie, uila wai kahe. SCI

uilani [ui·lani]  vs. to chafe under control, fret; restless, irritated by restraint; constantly seeking pleasure, spirited, flighty. [Ka haʻawina o ka naʻau e ʻimi mau ana i ka leʻaleʻa me ka makemake ʻole i ka lula ʻia. Au ka manaʻo no kekahi mea, i ka nui o ka manawa, he au hoʻolalau.],₁₄

Uilani nohoʻi ka naʻau.The mind is restless.

uilani  v. To struggle ineffectually to get away from a person; to struggle in vain to get out of difficulty; uilani ae la makou; mehea la e hemo ae ai? we are struggling ineffectually; by what means shall we break away? The word is also used in a moral sense; aole anei he uilani? is he not in difficulty? Laieik. 206. s. Pride; haughtiness; self exhortation.

Uʻilani [Uʻi-lani]  placename. place, Pālolo, Honolulu. lit.: heavenly (or royal) beauty.

uila puhi wāwahie [uila puhi ·wahie]  n. thermoelectricity; thermoelectric. lit., electricity (from) burning fuel. see uila huila makani, uila māhu pele, uila wai kahe. SCI

ikehu uila puhi wāwahiethermoelectric power

uila wai kahe  n. hydroelectricity; hydroelectric. lit., electricity (from) flowing water. see uila huila makani, uila māhu pele, uila puhi wāwahie.

ikehu uila wai kahehydroelectric power

uili  v. To steer, as a canoe.

uilo  n. square-shaped braid, as in lei palaoa cord. LEI

ʻuʻina₁  nvi.
  • sharp report, as crack of a pistol;
  • to crack, snap, crackle, creak (as joints);
  • to make a splashing sound.
 
. cf. ʻaʻina, ʻeʻeʻina, pāpaʻaʻina. PCP *ku(u)kina. [He kani i ʻano like me ke kohā akā, liʻiliʻi mai kona leo e like me ka laʻalāʻau e haki ana.]

He ʻuʻina, he nākolo ka wai o Nāmolokama.The water of Nāmolokama makes a splashing and rustling sound. (song)

ʻuʻina ka puʻusound of swallowing

ʻUʻina pōhaku a Kāne.Crackling rocks of Kāne [thunder]. (ON 2861)

uina  v. Ui and ana. see ui 4. To crack; to snap, as a whip. To crack, as a rope or string of a lei. Laieik. 145. To break, as a piece of wood. NOTE.—It is the noise made by the breaking, and not the breaking that makes the uina. s. see uina, v. A report of a pistol; the noise of a gun; the cracking of the fingers; a guttural break in pronunciation between two vowels.

ʻuʻina₂  n. glottal stop.

ʻuʻina ka puʻu  sound of swallowing (EH)

ʻuʻinakolo [ʻuʻina·kolo]  nvi. rustle, roar; to rustle (ʻuʻina and nākolo). WIN

I ka ua nui hōʻeha ʻili, i ka wai ʻuʻinakolo.In the rain whose cold penetrates the skin with the rumble of roaring water.

ʻuʻina pōhaku a kāne  thunder (EH)

uinihapa [uini·hapa]  var. spelling of winihapa, brick.

uinihapa ʻakopie [uini·hapa ʻako·pie]  n. adobe block. lit., adobe brick. BUI

uʻi ʻole  plain, (not beautiful), unattractive (EH)

uipouila [uipo·uila]  n. whippoorwill. also manu uipouila. Eng. BIR

uiui [ui·ui]  redup. of ui₁, ask, ui₂, stir up... BIR MUS

Hoʻolaʻi manu ke ʻike i ka wai hoʻouiui kino.The birds are calmed when they see the liquid that excites the body. (chant)

hoʻouiuicaus/sim

The fermented juice of the sugar-cane. see uiuia.

-uʻiuʻi 

hoʻouʻiuʻito beautify, make attractive

mea hoʻouʻiuʻicosmetics

uiui  A beer made of the ki root.

ʻuīʻui  var. spelling of ʻuwīʻuwī₂, a variety of triggerfish... FIS

ʻuīʻuī  var. spelling of ʻuwīʻuwī, squeak; twist...

uiui  v. To squeak, as new shoes; to gnash the teeth. see ui.

uiui  s. Arrow-root. see pia.

uiuia  s. A kind of beer made of cane juice.

ʻuiʻuiki, ʻuwiʻuwiki  redup. of ʻuiki₁, glimmer...

ʻuiʻuiki [ʻui·ʻuiki]  see nalo ʻuiʻuiki, firefly...

uiuiki  v. To shine, as a light through a small aperture; to shine through a small aperture into a dark room. To glimmer feebly; ua uiuiki iki mai kahi malamalama iki ma Hawaii nei. s. A small hole through which light may shine; he puku uuku, he wahi hakahaka uuku, i puka mai ka malamalama o na hoku liilii loa, i ike powehiwehiia.

uiuiko  s. An unpleasant smell. see ueueko.

uiuilani [ui·ui·lani]  redup. of uilani, chafe under control...

ʻuʻiʻuʻina  redup. of ʻuʻina, sharp report, crack...

uiuiwi  s. The name of a species of fish; the oili.

uiuwi  s. A tooth; a small, young tooth.

ʻuiwi  n. a small endemic undershrub (Hedyotis cookiana) with narrow leaves and slender branches. cf. kopa. PLA

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-uka₁  cf. ukana, baggage, luggage, freight... [(MP) PPn *uta, cargo, freight]

hoʻouka wāwaeto cross the legs

hoʻouka₁to load, as cargo or freight; to put on, as gear on a horse; to send, as a letter (2-Sam. 11.14)

uka  v. To send; to convey; mostly with hoo; to send, as a letter. 2 Sam. 11:14. To send, convey, as money or goods. 2 Oihl. 16:3. To throw upon, as goods or property on board a vessel.

-uka₂  cf. hoʻouka₂, to rush on, as in battle; to attack, raid...

hoʻouka kauato attack, battle, wage a military campaign. cf. kahua hoʻouka.

hoʻouka₂to rush on, as in battle; to attack, raid

uka  To commence an attack, as in a battle; ekolu paha la e kaua ai; alaila, hoouka nui.

uka  loc.n. inland, upland, towards the mountain, shoreward (if at sea); shore, uplands (often preceded by the particles i, ma- [usually written mauka], or o). (Gram. 8.6)   bc [(AN) PPn *ʻuta, shore (from sea), inland (from shore)]BIR

hele i ukago inland; go ashore [if at sea]

ukathose belonging to the uplands; mountain folk

uka manuuplands where birds are found

ʻUwā ʻo uka.Those inland shouted. (FS 259)

uka  s. The shore; the country inland; opposed to kai.

ʻuka₁  n. wrinkles

ʻuka₂  vs. good-for-nothing, worthless. cf. ʻalaʻuka, maʻuka.

ʻukā  interj. a word used in calling hogs; to gobble noisily, as a pig; to eat loudly, smack.

Mai, mai, ʻukā, ʻukā.Come, come, gobble, gobble [calling pigs].

uka  v. To address in calling a hog; i kuu manao, aole manao o ka puaa; ina e olelo aku ke kahu, e i aku ia me neia, ukauka—u mai ka puaa. see uhu, s.

uka  To bring upon one, as evil. Ios. 23:15. To consume; to destroy; to devour.

uka  To cast up; to make a road. Isa. 57:14. To add to; to make more of. 1 Nal. 12:11.

ukaʻawale [ukaʻa·wale]  {u-₁ + kaʻawale} plural of kaʻawale, to separate, isolate or reserve, withdraw...

ʻūkaʻe [ʻū·kaʻe]  vs. having no teeth; sloppy and smeary in eating, as one without teeth. cf. mūkaʻe.

ukae  adj. Dirty; filthy; hoggish.

ukahewa  v. Uka, to make an attempt, and hewa, wrong. To make an attempt and miss; to attempt and not perform.

ūkākā [ū··]  n. female of ʻōʻō and ʻōʻū, birds. BIR

ukaka  s. The female of the bird oo.

ʻukakai [ʻuka·kai]  same as ʻuʻulukai, bloated, swollen, dropsical...

ʻūkake uila [ʻū·kake uila]  n. commutator, i.e. a switch on a motor running on direct current that causes the current to reverse every half turn. lit., instrument (for) slipping electricity back and forth. SCI

uka lāʻau  n. forested uplands.

ʻUkaleina [ʻuka·leina]  n. Ukraine. var. spelling of ʻUkelena; Eng. (Kaua)

ukalekale [ukale·kale]  vs.
  • watery, fluid.
  • fig., deceitful.

ukalekale  adj. Deceitful lying. see hookalekale. He kanaka ukalekale, aole oiaio.

ukali₁  {u-₂ + kali₁} nvt.
  • to follow, come after, succeed, attend, accompany, escort;
  • follower, attendant;
  • complement, as in grammar;
  • reserve.
 
bc [Ka hahai ʻana i kekahi kanaka. Ka hahai ʻana ma hope o kekahi mea a i ʻole ka lawelawe ʻana no kekahi kanaka.. ʻAʻole ʻo ke alakaʻi, akā ʻo ke kanaka nāna e hahai i ke alakaʻi. Hahai pū. Ka hahai ʻana a i ʻole ka lawelawe ʻana no kekahi poʻe. 1. hahai aku ma hope o kekahi aliʻi, haku, a luna paha me ka lawelawe nona. 2. mea ukali i kekahi. 3. kokoke e like aku me kekahi mea.]₁₀,,,₁₂,,₁₄

aliʻi ukaliattendant chief (FS 163)

hoʻoukalito cause, pretend, or try to follow, accompany, attend, etc

lede ukalilady in waiting

aliʻi koa ukalireserve officers

ukali paʻa maleattendants of a bridal couple

ukali o ke kiaʻāinagovernor's aide

ukali  v. To follow after; to follow, as people in a train of a chief; hahai, a ukali i ke alii. To accompany one; to go with. Sol. 7:22. To be sent after, as a package. 2 Sam. 11:8. adj. The younger; the smaller; applied to shot sent from the gun at the same time with the ball; called poka ukali because they follow after the ball; called also pokii, the younger brothers (of the ball.) Following, i. e., accompanying; attending upon; ma na waa ukali o ke alii. Laieik. 112. adv. After; behind, like one following after; hele ukali hou, they went following after. Laieik. 72.

Ukali₂  same as Ukalialiʻi, Mercury... STA

ukali  s. Name of the planet Mercury; so called from its following close after the sun.

ukali₃  n. satellite. also poelele. cf. hōkū ukali.

ukali₄  same as kali₁, to wait... (Nākoa)

Ukali  placename. street, Foster Village subdivision, Hālawa, Waipahu, Oʻahu, named for the planet Mercury, as suggested by Mary Kawena Pukui in 1958.

Ukalialiʻi  n. the planet Mercury. lit., following the chief [i.e., the sun]. STA

Ukalialiʻi [ukali·aliʻi]  n. Mercury (the planet). STA

ukali haʻiʻano  n. adjective complement. LNG

ukali haʻiinoa [ukali haʻi·inoa]  S  n. noun complement. LNG

ukali o ke kiaʻāina  Governor's aide (EH)

ukali paʻa male  bridal attendants (EH)

ukamu  n. oakum. Eng.

ukana  n. baggage, luggage, freight, cargo, supplies. bc [Pn(CE) *uta-ŋa, cargo, freight]MUS

hoʻoukanato bundle up, pack up, load, as freight

kaʻa ukanabaggage car, baggage or freight vehicle

Ke mālama nei au i ka ukana a ke aloha.I preserve the love carried [by me]. (chant)

ukana  s. see uka and ana. A sending; something sent. Property or something to be conveyed to another place. Baggage on or to be put on a canoe or vessel. Any movable property. Kin. 46:6. A bundle; one's substance. Ios. 14:4. The calabashes, remnants of food, &c., after a family has eaten. Laieik. 86.

Ukana  placename. street, Āliamanu, Honolulu. (TM). lit.: baggage.

ʻUkana  n. Uganda. Eng. [+]G

ukana pilikino  luggage (EH)

ʻūkaomi hano kui [ʻū·kaomi hano kui]  n. syringe plunger. also ʻūkaomi, ʻūkōmi, ʻūkōmi hano kui. cf. pāuma. ILL

-ukauka  see -uka, cf. ukana , baggage, luggage, freight...

hoʻoukaukaredup. of hoʻouka, to load, as cargo or freight; to put on, as gear on a horse; to send, as a letter...

ukauka  v. Hoo. To throw or pile upon, as baggage on a vessel or canoe.

ʻukāʻukā₁  redup. of ʻukā, gobble...

ukauka  To gormandize; to eat as long as one can; ka ai nui ana a ono ka puu.

ʻukāʻukā₂  v. rolling up of waves. rare. 

ukaukai [ukau·kai]  vs. fat, feeble. rare. 

ukaukai  adj. For ukauka ai. Large, fat and feeble.

ʻukē₁  vi. to swing, sway, as breasts of a large-busted woman or as a pendulum.

ʻukē  vi. to swing, as a pendulum. see uleʻo.

ʻukēperiod of a pendulum

ʻukē₂  nvi. sound of a thud, collision, tick, tap; to thud, tick, rap, tap. cf. . rare. 

uke  v. To strike, as the cloth mallet; to tick, as a watch. see puke and koele.

ʻūkeʻe [ʻū·keʻe]  {ʻū- + keʻe₁} S  vs. twisted, crooked, as the mouth.

hōʻūkeʻeto screw or twist the mouth to one side, as in disapproval or dislike

ʻukeke₁  same as ʻukekeke, ʻakekeʻe, a bird. BIR

ukeke  s. A species of bird.

ʻukeke₂  same as haʻukeke, to quiver. rare. 

ukeke  s. A shuddering; a chill. see haukeke, anu, lia.

ʻūkēkē [ʻū··]  nvt. a variety of musical bow, 40 to 60 cm long and about 4 cm wide, with two or commonly three strings drawn through holes at one end. The strings were strummed. According to (Roberts), the old experts made no sound with the vocal cords, but the mouth cavity acted as a resonance chamber. The resulting sound suggested speech and trained persons could understand. It was sometimes used for love making. to play the ʻūkēkē. cf. nīʻau kani. MUS

ukeke  s. Name of an ancient pulsatile musical instrument among the Hawaiians; a harp. 1 Sam. 10:5. Ka ukeke hahau.

ʻūkēkē hahau [ʻū·· hahau]  n. Jew's-harp. lit., striking musical bow. MUS

ʻūkēkē hao [ʻū·· hao]  n. Jew's-harp. lit., metal musical bow. MUS

ʻukekeke [ʻuke·keke]  n. same as ʻukeke, ʻakekeʻe, a bird. BIR

ukekeke  s. A species of bird.

ʻūkele [ʻū·kele]  {ʻū- + kele₁} S  nvs. muddy; oily; slush.

lepo ʻūkelemud

waha ʻūkeledrooling mouth

ʻūkele [ʻū·kele]  S  n. mud. also lepo pohō.

ukele  v. To be muddy; slippery. see kele.

ʻūkelekele [ʻū·kele·kele]  S   redup. of ʻūkele, muddy; oily; slush...

ukelekele  adj. Muddy; miry; slippery from mud, as a road. see kele, mud; mire.

ʻUkelena [ʻuke·lena]  n. Ukraine. also ʻUkaleina. Eng. G

ʻukemu  {ʻu- + kemu₁} same as kemu₁, to absorb, consume.

ʻukeni  n. small change. Kaʻū. Eng.

ʻukēʻukē  redup. of ʻukē₁, to swing, sway, as breasts of a large-busted woman or as a pendulum..., ʻukē₂, sound of a thud, collision, tick, tap... CAN

ʻUkēʻukē aʻela ka hoʻokele i kāna hoe ma ka ʻaoʻao o ka waʻa.The steerer rapped his paddle on the side of the canoe.

ʻukeʻukele [ʻukeʻu·kele]  S   redup. of ʻūkele, muddy; oily; slush...

uki  same as ukiuki, anger... rare. 

hoʻoukisame as hoʻoukiuki

uki  v. To provoke; to do that which irritates one; used mostly with hoo, or in the frequentative form, as ukiuki.

uki.jpgborder=0ʻuki  n. coarse native sedges of several genera. see ʻahaniu.

uki  s. A plant or shrub, sometimes used in thatching houses; there are three kinds; the leaves of these bushes could be used only in temporary shelters; kamala uki, he hana wikiwiki; kamala uki kau hana ana was jestingly said when one thatched badly, leaving holes, as in a shelter made quickly; applied in this sense to all thatching. Name of the grass inside of the house, as the pili was outside. s. Name of a kind of grass. adj. Partaking of the quality of uki; as, kamala uki, a shanty covered with uki leaves; unsubstantial; applied also to cloth; as, lole uki, blue cloth. 2 Oihl. 3:14.

ʻukī  n. an unpleasant odor, as halitosis. rare. 

uki  v. To have a strong offensive smell; to smell unpleasantly. see ukiuki, adj.

ʻūkī [ʻū·]  same as ʻuwī, to wring.

ʻuki haole  n. all cultivated forms of Gladiolus (as G. blandus), ornamental plants in the iris family, with sword-shaped leaves and one-sided sprays of large colorful flowers. (Neal 235)PLA FLO

ʻūkihi₁ [ʻū·kihi]  nvi. cold sores, any sores about the corners (kihi) of the mouth; to have such. fig., to talk too much. ILL

ukihi  adj. Sores at the corners of the mouth.

ʻūkihi₂ [ʻū·kihi]  n. name of a bird (no data). (KL. line 314) BIR

ukihi  Well spoken, as a fluent person in speaking; he waha ukihi, hoopololei, mikomiko ka waha.

ukike  s. Name of an ancient musical instrument; a kind of jewsharp. see ukeke.

ʻukiki₁  vs. thin, puny, small, stunted, sickly. cf. ʻakiki, hukiki.

ʻukiki₂  same as ʻūkīkiki₁, early stage of both ʻōpakapaka and ʻulaʻula, fish... FIS

ukiki  s. Name of a species of fish.

ukikiʻi [uki·kiʻi]  vt. to fetch, of several. cf. kiʻi, to fetch.

ʻūkīkiki₁ [ʻū··kiki]  n. early stage of both ʻōpakapaka and ʻulaʻula, fish, less than 30 cm long. also ʻakiki, kiki, koʻi, ʻukiki. FIS

ʻūkīkiki₂ [ʻū··kiki]  redup. of ʻukiki₁, thin, puny, small, stunted, sickly...

ukione [uki·one]  n. extreme unction.

ʻūkiu₁ [ʻū·kiu]  same as ʻūkiʻukiu₁, broken kukui nut shells, as after the kernel has been extracted...

ukiu  s. The shell of the kukui nut; ka ili a kukui.

ʻŪkiu₂ [ʻū·kiu]  nvi. name of a chilly north wind associated with Makawao, Maui; to blow, of this wind. WIN

ukiu  s. The name of a north wind; similar to the hoolua; he makani kiu.

ukiuki [uki·uki]  nvt.
  • anger, resentment (FS 129); angry, annoyed, offended, vexed, displeased (2-Sam. 6.8) , irritated, peeved; petulant.
  • to hate (Kin. 50.15) ;
  • fierce,
  • adverse, as a wind;
 
bc [ʻAno huhū, hoʻonāukiuki. Ka uluhua, ka huhū.]₁₄,₁₈

hoʻoukiukito provoke, offend, displease, irritate

ukiuki  v. To be offended; to be vexed; provoked; to be very angry. Neh. 4:1. To treat with contempt; to be in anger at one. Kanl. 19:6. To be displeased. 2 Sam. 6:8. To scold; to be indignant; to treat vindictively; to hate. Kin. 50:15. Ua like ka ukiuki me ka inaina; ukiuki iho la ia no kona nele ana i ka aina ole, he was very angry for being deprived of land. Hoona. The same meaning. s. Contempt; anger; rage; envy; disaffection; wrath. Kanl. 29:27. fig. with ninini. Ezek. 20:13, 21.

ukiuki.jpgborder=0ʻukiʻuki  n. Dianella sandwicensis, a native member of the lily family, with a short stem and long, narrow leaves, from among which arises a cluster of white or bluish flowers. The attractive fruits are blue, long-persistent berries formerly used to dye tapa. (Neal 191–2)TAP PLA FLO

ʻukīʻukī  redup. of ʻukī, unpleasant odor...

ukiuki  Strong smelling; offensive; he ukiuki ka waha o ka mea puhi baka; pilopilo.

ukiuki  v. To be gently in motion, or to have a little strength, as waves; ukiuki ka aleale ana. Aniani, aheahe, nahe, &c., ukiuki and malanai are strong in the order in which they are here placed, malanai being the strongest. adj. Papa ukiuki ka makani, a strong blowing wind.

ʻūkiukiu  n. var. spelling of ʻūkiʻukiu₁, broken kukui nut shells, as after the kernel has been extracted. AltSpel

ʻŪkiukiu  n. var. spelling of ʻŪkiʻukiu₃, diminutive ʻŪkiu wind; to blow gently, as this wind. AltSpel WIN

ʻūkiukiu₁  var. spelling of ʻūkiʻukiu₁, broken...

ʻŪkiukiu₂ [ʻū·kiu·kiu]  n. perhaps the same as ʻŪkiu, but a rain associated with Hikilei, Kauaʻi. (For. 6:454) WIN

ʻūkiʻukiu₁, ʻūkiukiu [ʻūkiʻu·kiu, ʻū·kiu·kiu]  n. broken kukui nut shells, as after the kernel has been extracted. also ʻūkiu.

ukiukiu  s. The shell of the kukui nut; ka ili a kukui.

ʻūkiʻukiu₂, ʻūkiukiu [ʻūkiʻu·kiu, ʻū·kiu·kiu]  same as palakiu, rotted.

ʻŪkiʻukiu₃, ʻŪkiukiu [ʻūkiʻu·kiu, ʻū·kiu·kiu]  n. diminutive ʻŪkiu wind; to blow gently, as this wind. WIN

Māewa ana ka ʻŪkiukiu o Honokoa.The gentle breeze of Honokoa flutters. (For. 5:57)

ukiukiu  s. The name of a north wind; similar to the hoolua; he makani kiu.

ūkō [ū·]  {ū- + kō₃} vs. fulfilled. fig., pregnant. see puaʻa ūkō. (Gram. 6.3.2)  

ʻuko  n. use (often used with ʻole). Eng.

hana ʻuko ʻoleuseless, improper, unseemly activity (For. 5:521)

Naʻu e mālama i kēia? I ka ʻuko!May I keep this? Of what use is it!

ʻuko  n. cerebrum. Tah. ʻuto (coconut sponge). [+]BOD

uko  s. An offering which one carried with him before Wakea when he died. Human sacrifices were offered for this purpose; he uko keia oihana a ke kahuna—a moa ae la ka puaa uko.

ʻUkoʻa  placename. fishpond, Waialua, Oʻahu; believed inhabited by Laniwahine, a moʻo, for whom offerings were left; she swam to the sea through a tunnel. Strange fish were sometimes found here— part mullet and part weke, or mullet on one side and kūmū on the other. When the fish were scaled, the colors were found to be deeply embedded. Unpredictably the fish might be fat or thin and hardheaded. (Ii 98; UL 205.)

ukokole₁ [uko·kole]  vs. sore, inflamed, as eyes. ILL

ukokole  adj. Sore; inflamed; applied to a partial inflammation of the eye. see kole.

ukokole₂ [uko·kole]  same as mūʻokole, to stop budding. rare. 

ukokomo [uko·komo]  vi. to enter together. see komo.

ukole  same as kole, a fish. FIS

ukole  s. Name of species of fish.

ukolekole [ukole·kole]  same as ukokole₁, sore, inflamed, ukokole₂, stop budding...

ukolekole  adj. Reddened or inflamed, as the eye; he ukolekole ka maka.

ʻūkōmi [ʻū·kōmi]  see ʻūkaomi hano kui, syringe plunger...

ukoʻo  n. a human sacrifice or pig substitute, as made after a chief was a victim of sorcery, in order to protect the living.

ʻuko ʻole  vs. useless, of no use.

uku-  see ukuhi, pour out... PPN *ʻutu.

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uku

see below...

  uku₁ - pay, payment, wages, fee, fare, toll, commission, reward, recompense, compensation, ....
      uku ʻākena - see uku ʻēkena, commission, i.e. a fee paid to an agent...
      uku egena - var. spelling of uku ʻēkena, agent's fee...
      uku ʻēkena - agent's fee, commission.
      uku ʻēkena - commission, i.e. a fee paid to an agent for transacting business or performing a ....
      uku hala - penalty for wrongdoing; to pay for wrong done, as damages. Sugar cane, as ....
      uku hana - wages, salary, pay for work; to pay wages.
      uku hapa - installment payment; to pay in part.
      uku hoʻēmi - cheap or reduced price, discount.
      uku hoʻomau - pension, alimony. lit., permanent pay.
      uku hoʻomau - pension.
      uku hoʻomau mahope o ka ʻoki male ʻana - alimony
      uku hoʻopaʻa - premium, as insurance; down payment, deposit. lit., payment [to] solidify.
      uku hoʻopaʻi - fine, forfeit.
      uku hoʻopaʻi - reparations. lit., pay (as) punishment.
      uku hoʻopaneʻe - interest, usury; to pay interest.
      uku i ke kuke - to pay duty
      uku i nā kuke - to pay customs
      uku ʻinikua - insurance premium.
      uku kaʻa - carfare, transportation charge.
      uku kākoʻo - subsidy, monetary aid, grant-in-aid.
      uku kaulele - interest on principal, premium, extra or overtime pay. lit., payment added on.
      uku keu - extra pay, bonus, left-over pay.
      uku kīpē - bribe, to bribe.
      uku komikina - commission (pay)
      uku komo - entrance fee.
      uku komokina - commission (pay).
      uku kuala - interest payment
      uku kūʻike - cash payment.
      uku kula - school tuition.
      uku kūmau - customary or usual fees; dues, taxes.
      uku kuwala - interest payment, bounty.
      uku lawelawe - tip, gratuity, service charge. lit., service pay.
      uku leka - postage, postage stamp.
      uku leka - postage. lit., letter fee.
      uku leta - var. spelling of uku leka, postage...
      uku liʻiliʻi - installment payment, small payment.
      uku makahiki - annual payment or salary, annuity.
      uku ma ka mahina - monthly pay
      uku ma ka makahiki - annual salary
      uku makana - tip; gift payment, bonus.
      uku male - dowry; marriage fee, as to the minister. lit., marriage payment.
      uku male a ka wahine - dowry
      uku manawa - installment payment; to pay on time.
      uku mare - var. spelling of uku male, dowry...
      uku moku - steamship fare.
      uku ola lā - per diem, i.e. a daily allowance for living expenses while traveling in connection ....
      uku ola lā - per diem. lit., pay (for ) daily living.
      uku pākalikali - installment payments
      uku pānaʻi - refund, redemption, ransom, reward; to redeem, refund.
      uku pānaʻi - compensation, as to make amends for loss or damage; payment for services.
      uku pānaʻi - restitution.
      uku paneʻe - same as uku hoʻopaneʻe, interest, usury...
      uku paneʻe - interest, as on principal when borrowing money.
      uku pohō - damages; to pay damages.
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          aliʻikoa uku - var. spelling of aliʻi koa uku, warrant officer.
          aliʻi koa uku - warrant officer.
          kula uku - private school. lit., paying school.
          kuleana uku pohō - liability, i.e. a legal responsibility or obligation. lit., responsibility (to) pay ....
          mahele uku - installment payment
          naʻu e uku - my treat
          papa kuhikuhi uku - salary schedule
  uku₂ - a deep-sea snapper (Aprion virescens).
      uku palu - lit., soft uku.
  uku koʻakoʻa - coral polyp.

uku₁  S  nvt. pay, payment, wages, fee, fare, toll, commission, reward, recompense, compensation, remittance, tuition, prize, fine, tax, installment, tribute; to pay, remunerate, compensate, repay, revenge. Many types of uku are listed below. bc [PPn *utu, compensation, payment, return]

hoʻoukuto make someone pay; to levy a tax, fine, assess, charge

Ka hilahila i kāna uku ʻole e uku ai ʻAikanaka.Shame for his lack of reward for recompensing ʻAikanaka. (FS 103)

kāu ukuyour pay, wages (paid to someone else)

kou ukuyour pay, wages (paid to you)

Naʻu e uku.I'll pay; my treat.

uku  v. To pay; remunerate; to pay, as a fine. Puk. 21:30. To pay a tax or debt. To compensate either good or bad, according to what has been previously done. Puk. 34:7. syn. with hoopai. To reward; require or demand punishment for an offense. To bring evil upon one, as a punishishment. PASS. To be punished; to be paid, as wages; e uku hewa, to punish; e uku maikai, to reward. Hoo. To reward; to pay for a benefit. 2 Sam. 19:36. To lay a fine upon one. Kanl. 22:19. s. Wages or reward for work done. Nah. 18:31. Fine for a misdemeanor; uku hoopai, punishment for a crime. Laieik. 212. Tax or tribute to a ruler. A pledge for a debt. Kanl. 24:6. A pledge for a thing lent. Kanl. 24:10. He uku mare, a dowry. Puk. 21:10. A price for a privilege; a he uku no kou kokoke aku, a price for your approach. Laieik. 99.

uku₂  n. a deep-sea snapper (Aprion virescens). bc [PPn *ʻutu, fish sp. (Aprion sp.) (Hpr)] [He iʻa e noho ana ma ke kai hohonu; ʻano ʻāhinahina ʻo luna o kona kino a ʻāhiehie ʻo lalo o kona kino; uliuli ikaika ʻo luna o ke poʻo.]FIS

uku  s. A species of fish.

ʻuku₁  n. louse, flea. [(AN) PPn *kutu, louse]INS

uku  s. Name of a genus of small insects; uku poo, a head louse; uku kapa, a body louse; uku pepa, the book insect; uku lele, a flea, &c. The root is probably uku, to be little or small. see uuku.

ʻuku₂  vs. small, tiny (less used than ʻuʻuku).

uku ʻākena [uku ʻā·kena]  S   see uku ʻēkena, commission, i.e. a fee paid to an agent...

uku egena  S   var. spelling of uku ʻēkena, agent's fee...

uku ʻēkena, uku egena [uku ʻē·kena]  S  n. agent's fee, commission.

uku ʻēkena [uku ʻē·kena]  S  n. commission, i.e. a fee paid to an agent for transacting business or performing a service. lit., agent pay. also uku ʻākena. see komikina.

ʻukuʻele  n. name given for a sea creature (no data). FIS

uku hala  S  n.v. penalty for wrongdoing; to pay for wrong done, as damages. Sugar cane, as halāliʻi, used in ceremonies for the remission of sins might be so called.

uku hana  S  n.v. wages, salary, pay for work; to pay wages.

uku hapa  S  n.v. installment payment; to pay in part.

ukuhi₁  vt. to pour out, dip, as water. (-hi is a transitivizer and a reflex of PPN -fi; cf. Tongan ʻutu, to pour, and (Gram. 6.6.4)) bc [Ke kiʻi ʻana i ka wai mai loko mai o kekahi waihona wai me ke kīʻaha a i ʻole kekahi mea ʻano like. Ke kiʻi ʻana i ka wai ma ka hoʻokomo ʻana i ka pākeke a kīʻaha paha i loko o kahi lua wai. Ke kiʻi ʻana i ka wai me ka hoʻohana ʻana i ka lima a i ʻole i ke puna. Ki‘i i wai me ke kī‘o‘e, ‘o ia ho‘i he ‘ano kī‘aha.],,₁₃,₁₉

ʻO ka mea ukuhi ka i ʻike i ka lepo o ka wai, ʻo ka mea inu ʻaʻole ʻoia i ʻike.He who dips is the one who knows how dirty the water is, but he who drinks does not. (ON 2429)

ukuhi  v. To pour, as water into a cask; to fill a vessel with any fluid. Ios. 9:13. Ukuhi iho la a piha na pahu, they poured into the casks till full. To get or obtain water; i holo mai e ukuhi wai a loaa ka ai i ola, they come here to obtain water (lit. To pour water in) and to get provisions.

ukuhi₂  vt. to wean, as a child. bc

ukuhi  To wean, as a child from the breast. Kin. 21:8. Equivalent to haalele waiu; hooki i ka ai waiu ana o ke keiki; keiki i ukuhiia, a weaned child. Hal. 131:2.

ukuhia [uku·hia]  pas/imp. of ukuhi₁, to pour out, dip, as water...

ukuhina [uku·hina]  n. a pouring out, dipping, weaning.

ukuhina wai  a dip of water (EH) [ukuhi wai: ki‘i i ka wai me ke kī‘o‘e.]₁₉

ukuhi ʻole  unweaned (EH)

ʻuku hipa  n. tick, mite (Acari). INS

uku hoʻēmi  S  n. cheap or reduced price, discount.

uku hoʻomau [uku hoʻo·mau]  S  n. pension, alimony. lit., permanent pay.

uku hoʻomau [uku hoʻo·mau]  S  n. pension.

Ua lawe au i ka uku hoʻomau i loko o Iune.I drew my pension in June.

uku hoʻomau mahope o ka ʻoki male ʻana  alimony (EH)

uku hoʻopaʻa [uku hoʻo·paʻa]  S  n. premium, as insurance; down payment, deposit. lit., payment [to] solidify.

uku hoʻopaʻi [uku hoʻo·paʻi]  S  n. fine, forfeit.

uku hoʻopaʻi [uku hoʻo·paʻi]  S  n. reparations. lit., pay (as) punishment. cf. uku pānaʻi.[+]

Ua koi ʻia ʻo Kelemānia nāna ka uku hoʻopaʻi ma hope o ke Kaua Honua ʻEkahi.Germany was required to pay reparations after World War I.

uku hoʻopaneʻe [uku hoʻo·paneʻe]  S  nvt. interest, usury; to pay interest.

ukuhoopanee  s. Uku, pay, and hoopanee, to put off; i. e., interest on money lent; usury. Isa. 24:2.

ukui  s. A reward. see uku.

uku i ke kuke  to pay duty (EH)

uku i nā kuke  to pay customs (EH)

uku ʻinikua [uku ʻini·kua]  S  n. insurance premium.

uku kaʻa  S  n. carfare, transportation charge.

ʻuku kai  n. a sand hopper, probably an amphipod. also mahiki. INS

uku kākoʻo [uku ·koʻo]  S  n. subsidy, monetary aid, grant-in-aid.

ʻuku kapa  n. body louse (Pediculus humanus humanus). lit., tapa louse. INS TAP

ukukapa  s. Uku, louse, and kapa, garment. A kapa louse; a body louse; he uku no ke kino o ke kanaka.

uku kaulele [uku kau·lele]  S  n. interest on principal, premium, extra or overtime pay. lit., payment added on.

Me lākou hoʻouku kaulele ʻia he 10 keneta o ke dālā.Together with interest of ten cents a dollar.

uku keu  S  n. extra pay, bonus, left-over pay.

uku kīpē [uku ·]  S  n.v. bribe, to bribe.

uku koʻakoʻa, ʻuku koʻakoʻa [uku koʻa·koʻa]  S  n. coral polyp. FIS

ʻuku koʻakoʻa  n. var. spelling of uku koʻakoʻa, coral polyp. AltSpel FIS

uku komikina  commission (pay) (EH) [He huina kālā i hāʻawi ʻia i kekahi ʻākena no kāna hana.]

uku komo  S  n. entrance fee.

uku komokina [uku komo·kina]  S  n. commission (pay).

ūkūkua [ū··kua]  vs. besieged, pressed with work, crowded.

uku kuala  interest payment (EH)

ukukuhi [uku·kuhi]  redup. of ukuhi, pour out...

ukukuhi  v. To put or pour into, as liquid into a vessel. see ukuhi. E kiahaaha.

uku kūʻike  S  n. cash payment.

uku kula  S  n. school tuition.

uku kūmau [uku ·mau]  S  n. customary or usual fees; dues, taxes.

uku kuwala  S  n. interest payment, bounty.

ʻuku lāʻau  n. wood-eating beetle. INS

uku lawelawe [uku lawe·lawe]  S  n. tip, gratuity, service charge. lit., service pay.

uku leka, uku leta  S  n. postage, postage stamp.

uku leka  S  n. postage. lit., letter fee.

ʻukulele [ʻuku·lele]  n. ukulele. lit., leaping flea, probably from the Hawaiian nickname of Edward Purvis, who was small and quick and who popularized the instrument brought to Hawaiʻi by the Portuguese in 1879. (Elbert-Knowlton, 1962). MUS

ʻuku lele  n. flea (Siphonaptera). INS

ʻAʻohe ʻuku lele nāna i ʻaki.Not a flea to bite. [perfect comfort] (ON 212)

ʻukulele [ʻuku·lele]  n. ʻukulele. for parts, see kaula, nīʻau, nīʻau liʻiliʻi, nīʻau nui, papa kī, , ʻau, ʻōpū. MUS

ukulele  s. Uku and lele, to jump. A flea. 1 Sam. 24:15.

ʻukulele ʻea honu [ʻuku·lele ʻea honu]  n. turtle shell ʻukulele. MUS

ʻukulele ʻelua puka [ʻuku·lele ʻelua puka]  n. double-hole ʻukulele. lit., ʻukulele (with) two holes. MUS

ʻukulele ʻewalu kaula [ʻuku·lele ʻewalu kaula]  n. eight-string ʻukulele. MUS

ʻukulele hāʻoi [ʻuku·lele ·ʻoi]  n. baritone ʻukulele. see hāʻoi. MUS

ʻukulele leo ʻekahi [ʻuku·lele leo ʻekahi]  n. soprano ʻukulele. see leo ʻekahi. MUS

ʻukulele leo ʻekolu [ʻuku·lele leo ʻekolu]  n. tenor ʻukulele. see leo ʻekolu. MUS

ʻukulele Liliʻu [ʻuku·lele liliʻu]  n. Liliʻu ʻukulele. MUS

ʻukulele Ohta-san [ʻuku·lele Ohta-san]  n. Ohta-san ʻukulele. MUS

ʻukulele ʻokia [ʻuku·lele ʻokia]  n. cutaway ʻukulele. see ʻokia. MUS

ʻukulele pahu kīkā [ʻuku·lele pahu ·]  n. cigar-box ʻukulele. MUS

ʻukulele pūniu [ʻuku·lele ·niu]  n. coconut shell ʻukulele. MUS

uku leta  S   var. spelling of uku leka, postage...

ʻuku liʻi  nvs. tiny, small, petite; wee; small flea or louse. INS

uku liʻiliʻi [uku liʻi·liʻi]  S  n. installment payment, small payment.

ʻuku limu  n. sand hopper, an amphipod. lit., seaweed bug. SWD INS

ʻuku lio  n. bed bug (Cimex lectularius). lit., horse louse. INS

uku makahiki [uku maka·hiki]  S  n. annual payment or salary, annuity.

uku ma ka mahina  monthly pay (EH)

uku ma ka makahiki  annual salary (EH)

uku makana  S  n. tip; gift payment, bonus.

uku male, uku mare  S  n. dowry; marriage fee, as to the minister. lit., marriage payment.

uku male a ka wahine  dowry (EH)

uku manawa  S  nvi. installment payment; to pay on time.

uku mare  S   var. spelling of uku male, dowry...

Ukumehame [Uku-mehame]  placename. land division, canyon, gulch, stream, reservoirs, and shaft (well), Olowalu qd., Maui. (UL 197.). lit.: paid mehame wood.

uku moku  S  n. steamship fare.

uku ola   S  n. per diem, i.e. a daily allowance for living expenses while traveling in connection with oneʻs work. lit., pay (for) means of support (for the) day. also ola lā.

Na ke keʻena i hoʻolako mai ka uku ola iaʻu ma ka ʻaha kūkū i ka ʻāina ʻē.The department provided me with per diem while I was away at the convention overseas.

S  vt. per diem. lit., pay (for ) daily living. also ola lā.[+]

ukupaʻa [uku·paʻa]  S   same as ukupau.

uku pākalikali  installment payments (EH)

uku palu  n. lit., soft uku. a variety of uku, a fish FIS

uku pānaʻi [uku ·naʻi]  S  nvt. refund, redemption, ransom, reward; to redeem, refund. [hana hou aku i nā mea i hana ‘ia iā ‘oe.]₁₉

uku pānaʻi [uku ·naʻi]  S  n. compensation, as to make amends for loss or damage; payment for services.

Ke hoʻāʻo nei wau e loaʻa iaʻu ka uku pānaʻi no ka ʻinoʻino o koʻu kaʻa.I am seeking compensation for the damage to my car.

S  n. restitution. cf. uku hoʻopaʻi.[+]

Ke kali akula ʻo Kaleo i ke ala āna e hahau aku ai i ka uku pānaʻi!Kaleo is waiting for a way to get his restitution!

ukupanai  s. Uku, pay, and panai, to redeem. A pledge for a payment. Puk. 22:26. Security for a person or thing. Oih. 17:9.

uku paneʻe  S   same as uku hoʻopaneʻe, interest, usury... [He kāki no kekahi huina kālā i ʻaiʻē ʻia, he pākēneka ia kāki a ka huina kālā ʻaiʻē ʻia.]

uku paneʻe  S  n. interest, as on principal when borrowing money. see kumupaʻa.

pākēneka uku paneʻerate of interest

ʻuku papa  n. crab louse (Phthirus pubis). lit., surface louse. [Pn(CE) *kutu-papa, crab louse (Pthirus pubis)]INS

ukupau [uku·pau]  S  nvt. piece labor, pay by the job rather than according to time, as on sugar plantations; used in pidgin for any work that everyone should pitch in gladly to finish; contract labor. lit., finished pay. PLA

ʻuku pepa  n. book louse (Atropus divinatoria). lit., paper louse. INS

ukupepa  s. Uku and pepa (Eng.), paper. The insect that eats paper or books.

uku pohō  S  nvt. damages; to pay damages.

ʻuku poʻo  n. head louse (Pediculus humanus capitus). INS

ukupoo  s. Uku, louse, and poo, the head. A head louse.

ʻuku puaʻa  n. pig louse (Haematopinus suis). INS

ʻukuʻuku  same as ʻuʻuku, tiny, small...

ukuuku  adj. Very small; little.

ukuwai₁ [uku·wai]  n. place in the grass house where host and guests visited, between the sleeping place and the door. PLA

ukuwai₂ [uku·wai]  n. name for that portion of a canoe between forward and after outrigger booms. CAN

ukuwai [uku·wai]  n. portion of a canoe between forward and aft outrigger booms. CAN

ʻuku wai  n. daphnia. lit., water flea. INS

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ula₁  n. spiny lobster (Panulirus marginatus and P. penicillatus). Varieties are qualified by the terms hiwa, koaʻe, and poni. [(AN) PPn *ʻura, crayfish] [he ‘ano i‘a i ‘ano like me ka ‘ōpae ke nānā aku.]₁₉FIS

ula  s. Ula, red. A lobster, from its color; he ia iwi mawaho; also,

ula₂  nvi. a flame; to flame, blaze. [PPn *ula, lame; to burn]

Ula  placename. street, Kalihi Waena, Honolulu. (TM). lit.: lobster.

ʻula₁  nvi. red, scarlet; brown, as skin of Hawaiians; to appear red. cf. ʻulaʻula. bc [PPn *kula, red]COL

A ʻula! ʻUla ka maka!Red! Red-eyed! [a rude remark, often said while drawing down an eyelid, a way of wishing ill luck]

hōʻulato redden, make red

Ke Kai ʻUlaRed Sea

piʻi ka ʻulato blush, flush

ula  v. To be or appear red, as the end of a blaze of fire, or of a lamp; to be red. Isa. 63:2. s. Redness; a scarlet color. Puk. 25:4. Red, v. 5; ua like ka ulaula me ka weo; name of a red fish. see ula. adj. Red, as a blaze seen in the night; purple; kanaka ula.

ʻula₂  n. short for koaʻe ʻula, red-tailed tropic bird. bc [PPn *kula, bird spp]BIR

ʻula₃  nvs. sacred; sacredness; regal, royal (probably so called because red was a sacred color). cf. ʻaha ʻula, ʻūlāleo. bc

Ka makani ʻula.The sacred spirit.

ʻula₄  n. blood. bc BOD

he ʻula waiwaiblood of great value, as royal blood

ʻula₅  n. agate. (Puk. 30.12) bc

ʻula₆  same as ʻula ʻai hāwane, small red honeycreeper... bc BIR

ʻula₇  n. a ringing in the ears, as due to rising in altitude, believed by some to be a sign that one is being talked of. bc BOD

Ke kani mai nei ka ʻula o koʻu pepeiao.[I] hear my ear ringing.

ʻula₈  n. ghost, spirit. cf. ʻūlāleo. bc

KapuaʻikaʻulaFootprint [of] spirits. (Oʻahu place name)

ula  A species of fish; also written ulaula.

ʻulaʻa  var. of hulaʻa, kulaʻa.

He hina ka ʻaʻaliʻi makani, he ʻulaʻa me ka lepo.The wind-resisting ʻaʻaliʻi falls, [but] is uprooted together with the dirt [said of a strong warrior]. (ON 579)

ula ahi  n. fire flames.

ʻulaahiwa [ʻulaa·hiwa]  same as ʻula hiwa, purplish red...

ʻulaʻaihāwane, ʻulaʻaihāwane [ʻula-ʻai-hā·wane]  n. a small red Hawaiian honey creeper, with black crown, wings and tail and gray neck (Ciridops anna), formerly endemic to the island of Hawaiʻi, probably now extinct. lit., red bird eating hāwane fruit. BIR

ʻula aliʻi  n. chiefly blood.

ula ʻāpapapa [ula ʻā·papapa]  n. slipper lobster. Niʻihau. also ula pāpapa. cf. ʻōmā. FIS

ulae.jpgborder=0ʻulae  n. lizard fishes of the family Synodontidae, Synodus spp., Saurida gracilis, common reef fishes. Varieties are qualified by the terms niho ʻā, ʻula, and uli. FIS

ulae  s. A species of fish.

ʻulahea [ʻula·hea]  vs. faded red.

ulāheo [ulā·heo]  to appear and disappear quickly, as steam. rare. 

ulahi  n. flake. FOO

ulahi hausnowflake

ulahi iʻafish flake

ulahi meaʻai iʻafish food flake

ulahi ʻokamilaoatmeal flake

ulahiohio  adj. Ula and ioio. The h is probably euphonic. Really red. see ulaokoko of the same meaning.

ʻula hiwa  nvs. purplish red, dark red, as of a Rhode Island Red chicken; a red cock; formerly, a black cock with red neck feathers and red rump feathers. see ex. uakea₂. COL BIR

ulahiwa  adj. Ula, red, and hiwa, black. Purple; dark red.

ulaia  same as ʻūlala, crazy...

ulaia  v. To live in solitude, as a hermit, on account of disappointment.

ʻUlaʻino [ʻUla-ʻino]  placename. land section near Hāna, Maui. lit.: stormy red.

ula kahi  see kapuahi ula kahi, Bunsen burner...

ʻulakaiano [ʻula·kai·ano]  n. anthocyanin, i.e. a kind of pigment producing blue to red coloring in flowers and plants. comb. ʻula + kyanos (Greek, blue). COL

ʻUlakamakaiākuikuipahu [ʻUla-ka-maka--Kui·kui-pahu]  n. a stroke in lua fighting. cf. ʻula₁. LUA

ʻula kīnaʻu [ʻula ·naʻu]  nvs. red streaked or dotted with dark, said of red feathers and a type of red feather cloak; to be such.

ulakolako [ulako·lako]  {u-₁ + lakolako} plural of lakolako, redup. of lako, supply... [Ka loaʻa ʻana o nā mea a pau e pono ai.]

ʻUlakua [ʻUla-kua]  placename. shore area and ancient surfing area (Finney-Houston 28) near the foot of Richards Street, downtown Honolulu. lit.: back red.

ʻūlala  vs. crazy, mad, demented, harmlessly deranged, silly.

hoʻūlalato behave as one crazy; to cause craziness

ulala  v. To act insanely; to be out of one's right mind. s. Insanity; madness. Kekah. 9:13. A crazy person. adj. Crazy; demented; out of one's senses.

ʻula lele  n. disembodied spirit. fig., esteemed favorite.

ulalele  s. A favorite; one highly esteemed.

ʻUlalena  n. a reddish-hued rain associated with Haʻikū, Maui, and Mt. Kaʻala, Oʻahu. Also a wind at Piʻiholo, Maui (Nak. 68). WIN MUS

Kapu ka luna o Kaʻala i ka ua ʻUlalena.The uplands of Kaʻala mountain are sacred with the red-yellow rain.

ʻula lena  nvs. yellowish-red.

ʻulaleo  n. var. spelling of ʻūlāleo, an intense emotional appeal to the gods, as in chant; a voice from the spirits. AltSpel

ʻūlāleo, ʻulaleo [ʻū··leo]  n. an intense emotional appeal to the gods, as in chant; a voice from the spirits. see inoa ʻūlāleo. MUS

Eia ka ʻula , he ʻūlāleo, he kānaenae aloha iāʻoe, ē Laka.Here is a sacred thing, a calling appeal, a chant of affection for you, O Laka. (chant)

ʻulāliʻi₁ [ʻulā·liʻi]  n. measles; red spots of measles . also maʻi ʻula. ILL

ʻulāliʻi [ʻulā·liʻi]  n. measles. ILL

ʻulāliʻi₂ [ʻulā·liʻi]  n. dotted swiss or other cloth with red spots; red spots.

ʻula mākuʻe [ʻula ·kuʻe]  nvs. dark or purplish red. COL

ʻula mākuʻe [ʻula ·kuʻe]  vs. magenta. COL

ulana₁  vt. to plait, weave, knit, braid; plaiting, weaving. also unala, nala, unana. bc [PPn *laŋa, plait (as a mat, basket): *la(la)ga] [Nala; hana a paʻa ka moena a mea like paha ma ka hoʻohuihui ʻana i mau maʻawe he nui ma kekahi lauana e hoʻi ai kekahi ma luna a ma lalo o kekahi a lilo i mea paʻa.]₁₄

mea ulana ʻiaplaited or woven material, textile

mea ulana loleweaver (Isa. 38.12) , loom

ulana  v. To weave; to plait; to braid; to intertwine, as vines. Puk. 28:32. To wreathe; to weave. 2 Nal. 25:17. E ulana moena, to braid or weave a mat.

ulana₂  vs. still, calm. cf. lana₁. bc

ulana  adj. Lying still or calm, as the surface of water unruffled by wind. Idle; unemployed; lulana, heha, molowa.

ulana₃  nvt. prophecy of a seer (kilokilo); to prophesy. bc

ulana  adj. Iwi ulana. Kam., B. 2, p. 7, 3. The prophecy or expression of the kilokilo when looking upon a person in good health, meaning he will soon die.

Ulana  placename. street and place, Kalihi Uka, Honolulu. (TM). lit.: still, calm.

ulana ʻia  woven (EH)

ʻulaʻōkoko [ʻulaʻō·koko]  vs. blood-red. COL

ulaokoko  adj. Ula and koko, blood. Red, as fire, or anything painted bright red; red, as blood, or blood red. NOTE.—Sometimes the last a falls out in speaking, thus, ulakoko.

ʻulapaʻa [ʻula·paʻa]  n. a girl of preadolescent age prior to the time of menstruation. lit., held redness. cf. puʻupaʻa.

ulapaa  s. Ula, red, and paa, fast; concealed. The ossa vagina of females.

ʻula palani  vs. a bright-red percale; a vivid red, brandy red.

ula pāpapa [ula ·papa]  n. a gray crayfish (Parribacus antarcticus). lit., flat ula. FIS

ula pāpapa [ula ·papa]  n. slipper lobster. also ula ʻāpapapa. cf. ʻōmā. FIS

ʻūlau [ʻū·lau]  n. spatula, pancake turner. see ʻali ʻūlau. FOO

ʻūlau kahirubber spatula

ʻulaʻula₁  redup of ʻula₁ red, scarlet; brown, as skin of Hawaiians; to appear red. bay, as a horse. bc PPN *kulakula. ANI COL

hōʻulaʻulato redden, make red

ʻili ʻulaʻula a naʻau ʻulaʻulavenom-tongued and heart filled with hate

mea hōʻulaʻula lehelehelipstick

mea hōʻulaʻula papālinarouge

ʻulaʻula o ke ahithe red of fire; fig., a flush of intoxication, newly distilled liquor

ulaula  v. To be or appear red, as the end of a blaze of fire, or of a lamp; to be red. Isa. 63:2. s. Redness; a scarlet color. Puk. 25:4. Red, v. 5; ua like ka ulaula me ka weo; name of a red fish. see ula. adj. Red, as a blaze seen in the night; purple; kanaka ula. s. see ula above. Ka weo-weo, ke kolekole; the redness of the flesh when the skin is rubbed off. adj. see ula above. He helohelo; slight red; reddish.

ʻulaʻula₂  n. various red snappers of the family Lutjanidae as Etelis marshi. Varieties are qualified by the terms hiwa, koaʻe (tropic bird, perhaps named because of the long streamer on the fishʻs tail thought to resemble the bird), maoli, ʻōpūlauoho. bc BIR FIS

ulaula  s. Name of a species of fish.

ʻulaʻula₃  n. a native variety of taro, with red or purple petioles, small leaf blades with purple piko, reddish flowers, the corms used for both poi and table taro, grown in wetland and upland culture. ʻulaʻula may be qualified by the terms kumu, moano, and poni. (Whitney 50–52) bc FLO TAR POI

ʻulaʻula₄  the cardinal, Kentucky cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis), established in about 1930 bc BIR

ʻulaʻula [ʻula·ʻula]  also manu mākaʻi. BIR

manu ʻulaʻulacardinal

ʻulaʻula₅  n. blood. bc BOD

ʻulaʻula₆  n. a red tapa. bc TAP

ʻulaʻula₇  n. a variety of sugar cane. (HP 222, 225) bc PLA SUG

ʻUlaʻula  placename. hill, Mauna Kea qd., Hawaiʻi. Hill (3,078 feet high), Lahaina qd., Maui. lit.: red.

ʻulaʻulaʻa [ʻulaʻu·laʻa]  redup. of ʻulaʻa.

ʻulaʻula hāʻula, hāʻulaʻula  nvs. dark red, formerly said of dark bay horses.

ʻulaʻulaila [ʻulaʻula·ila]  n. a child whose sire was a chief and whose mother a commoner. lit., birthmark red.

ulaulaila  s. Name of a child illegitimately born of a chief and a common woman.

ulaulakeahi  s. Ulaula, red, and ke ahi, the fire. The name given to liquor when first distilled, from its color; also, A name applied to the god who presided over the business of distillation; no Ulaulakeahi ke kiaha mua o ka rama, for Ulaulakeahi the first cup (distilled) of rum.

-ʻulaʻula lehelehe  mea ʻulaʻula lehelehe lipstick... see ʻulaʻula₁, red...

-ʻulaʻula papālina  mea ʻulaʻula papālina rouge... see ʻulaʻula₁, red...

ʻūlau meaʻono  n. cake server (spatula) (KAN)

ulawaiʻa [ula·waiʻa]  {u-₁ + lawaiʻa₁} vt. to fish, of many persons or often. FIS

ʻula waina  nvs. wine-red.

ʻula wena  nvs. a glowing red, as from fire.

ʻula weo  nvs. dark-red.

ule₁  n. penis. For imaginative compounds see ʻaʻawa₁, ʻaweule, ulehala, ulehole, ulepaʻa, ulepuaʻa, uleʻulu. PPN *ule. BOD

ka ule, heʻe ka laho.The penis is upright, the scrotum runs away [refers to breadfruit: when the blossom (pōule) appears erect, there will soon be fruit.] (ON 1895)

ule  BOD

iwi ulebaculum, i.e. a slender bone reinforcing the penis in many mammals

ule  s. The penis; the genital of men and male animals; o ka ule no paha ke mene; haha ia i ka ule o Kanekii.

ule₂  n. tenon for a mortise; pointed end of a post which enters the crotch of a rafter (also called maʻi kāne).

hoʻouleto form a tenon or post for the crotch of a rafter

ule  A tenon for a mortice. The pointed part of the post which enters the crotch of the rafter.

ule₃  v. to hang.

ule  v. To hang; to swing; to project.

Ule  placename. point, east Kahoʻolawe. lit.: penis.

ʻulea  n. urea. Eng. BOD

ulehala [ule·hala]  n. aerial pandanus roots. also uleule hala. PAN

Ulehawa [Ule-hawa]  placename. stream and beach park between Nānākuli and Lualualei, Oʻahu, said to be the birthplace of Māui and to have been named for a chief (Sterling and Summers 2:23, 35.). lit.: filthy penis.

ulehe  same as ulehelehe, unbound, unfastened, not tied...

ulehelehe [ulehe·lehe]  vs. unbound, unfastened, not tied, as a bundle; open, as a wound. [PPn *ule, penis]

ulehelehe  adj. Not bound tight; applied to a bundle; paa ole.

ulehihi [ule·hihi]  same as uhi, yam. rare. SWP

ule hilo  n. gonorrhea. ILL

ulehilo  s. The gonorrhea; same as waiki.

ulehole [ule·hole]  n. channel markers in a harbor.

ule hole  n. pulled back penis (an insulting epithet for men). BOD

ulehole  v. Ule and hole, to peel. To practice onanism or masturbation. s. Onanism; masturbation, &c.

ulei  same as hulei, lift, raise...

Ulei ʻia akula ua paukū laholio nei.This rubber was stretched.

ulei.jpgborder=0ʻūlei₁ [ʻū·lei]  n. a native spreading shrub (Osteomeles anthyllidifolia), closely allied to other species found on some other islands of the Pacific. It has compound leaves, small white roselike flowers, small round white fruits. The wood is tough and formerly was used for digging sticks, fish spears, and the ʻūkēkē (musical bow). also eluehe. (Neal 387)FIS PLA FLO MUS TOO

ulei  s. Name of a tree, the timber very hard; from this tree instruments were made for cultivating the earth, as the oo, &c.

ʻūlei₂ [ʻū·lei]  n. digging stick of ʻūlei wood.

ʻūlei hoʻowali ʻualadigging stick of ʻūlei wood that softens [the earth for] sweet potatoes [sexual reference]

ulei  v. To open; to uncover; to separate; helei, uwehe, wehe. s. An opening; uncovering; ka helei, ka uwehe.

ule kahe  n. subincised or circumcised penis. see kahe ule. BOD

ulekahi  s. Ule and kahi, to cut. A name for circumcision.

Ulekiʻi [Ule-kiʻi]  placename. see Laupāhoehoe.

ulele₁  nvi. to leap at, get into action, do quickly, do at once; one moving swiftly. [Ka lele like ʻana o ʻelua a ʻoi poʻe. 1. lele wawe; lele koke i ka hana i kekahi mea. 2. ka puʻe ʻana; ka lele i ka hakakā.],₁₄

He ulele mai ka lani.Kū moving swiftly from the heavens. (For. 4:395)

ulele₂  vt. to set, as type.

keiki ulele kēpauthe typesetter boys

ulele₃  vi. to take off, as a bird or plane taking flight. see kīloi ulele, paʻi ulele.

ulele hua  vt. to set type, as for video captions.

mea ulele huacharacter operator

ulele kēpau  to set type, typesetter (EH)

ulele kikī  vi. fast break, as in basketball; to make a fast break. lit., leap swiftly into action. cf. kīloi ulele kikī. see kuemi. SPO

ʻĀhaʻi akula ka hoʻokūkū Lāhainā Luna no lākou maʻalea aku i lākou hoa paio i ka ulele kikī.Lāhainā Luna really took the game due to their outwitting their opponent in the fast break.

uleʻo  n. pendulum. see ʻukē. SCI

uleʻohiʻu  n. a type of sugar cane, unknown in 1978, once used as a salve (For. 5:585); perhaps the same as ʻāwela melemele and uluhui. (HP 225)SUG

ulepaʻa [ule·paʻa]  nvs. a male who has not known a woman; not to have or have had relations with a woman. lit., bound penis. BOD

ulepaa  s. Epithet of a man who has not known a woman; the same as puupaa applied to a woman.

ʻūlepe₁ [ʻū·lepe]  n. harelip. also kūlepe. ILL BOD

ʻūlepe₂ [ʻū·lepe]  {ʻū- + lepe₂} vi. erect, as a cockʻs comb; to stand erect; to bristle with anger.

ulepe  v. To stand erect, as the comb of a cock. see lepe. To stand erect, as the hair when one is cold. To be rough.

ulepuaʻa [ule·puaʻa]  lit., pig penis. same as wilipuaʻa, corkscrew... BOD

ulepuaa  s. Ule and puaa, a hog. The name given by Hawaiians to a screw auger, gimlet, or any instrument of that class.

ʻuleu  same as ʻeleu, active, alert, energetic, lively, nimble, quick, dexterous, agile, spry...

E wiki mai ʻoe e ʻuleu.Hurry and be spry. (song)

uleule₁ [ule·ule]  vs. pendulous, hanging. PCP *uleule.

uleule  adj. see ule. Pendulous; hanging down; projecting out.

uleule₂ [ule·ule]  n. sty, as on the edge of the eyelid. ILL

uleule  s. A sty on the edge of the eyelid; ka uleule o ka maka.

uleule hala [ule·ule hala]  same as ulehala, aerial pandanus roots...

ʻuleulele [ʻuleu·lele]  vs. spry, active, nimble. rare. 

uleulele  v. To ride on horseback; kaukaulelewaihui. see polehelehe.

ʻuleʻuleu [ʻuleʻu·leu]  redup. of ʻuleu. BIR

Ke ʻuleʻuleu nei manu inu wai lehua o Panaʻewa.The birds that sip lehua honey at Panaʻewa are lively now. (song)

uleʻulu  n. male breadfruit flower. lit., breadfruit penis. also pōule, pōʻulu. BOD FLO

uli₁  S  nvs. any dark color, including the deep blue of the sea, the ordinary green of vegetation, and the dark of black clouds; the black-and-blue of a bruise. Some song composers avoid this word because connotations of evil or misfortune are associated with darkness and because Uli is a goddess of sorcery (see Uli₂). also uliuli. [PPn *ʻuli, black, dark in colour] [Ka uliuli a ʻeleʻele paha o ka ʻili ke kuʻi ʻia. uliuli]₁₁,₁₄WIN COL

hoʻoulito darken, to make blue, green, etc.; to make the skin black and blue; to bruise

kai ulithe deep blue sea

pali ulithe green cliffs

nuku ulidark lips

uli ka makaa black eye

Uli mahole ka ʻili.The skin is bruised black-and-blue. (song)

uli  adj. Blue; cerulean blue; green, as a meadow; whatever is green among vegetables. Puk. 9:22. Pertaining to a dark or dusty color; uli ka wai o ka niu. s. The blue sky; ka poe nana uli o ke alii, the foretellers of the weather. Laieik. 36.

Uli₂  n. name of a goddess of sorcery, said to have come from Kahiki... called by Emerson (PH 146) the arch-goddess of sorcery, she was invoked by Hiʻiaka in her prayers of resuscitation for Lohiʻau. (PH 144–7). (HM 574) MUS

E Uli ē, ē Uli nānā pono, ē Uli nānā hewa, ē Uli i uka, ē Uli i kai.O Uli, O Uli observe good, O Uli observe evil, O Uli inland, O Uli seaward. (prayer)

ʻO ʻoe ia, ē ka lāuli pali o Uli.It is you then, O cliff darkness of Uli. (chant by Hiʻiaka)

uli  s. The name of a god to which a prayer was addressed in the pule anaana.

uli₃  n. early stage in the development of a foetus, as the body begins to form. BOD

uli₄  n. name given by (Malo) for subjects of the chief; (Emerson) says they are black-haired persons. (Malo 194, 201)

uli  s. The personal appearance or fitness of a person for any duty; applied particularly to runners as they appeared to the poe kilokilo; e nana no ka poe nana uli, e like me ke kukini.

uli₅  nvt. to steer; steersman. [(AN) PPn *ʻuli, to steer a vessel: *(q)uli] [Ka hoʻokele ʻana i ka waʻa.]

Uli hou ʻo ʻIwa.ʻIwa again steered. (For. 5:287)

uli  s. A canoe steerer for the king's canoes; one of the king's special servants. v. To steer a canoe or ship. see hoeuli.

uli₆  n. short for ʻōuli, omen.

ʻO ka nānā uli, ʻo ka nānā ʻana ia i uli o ke kanaka, inā he kanaka waiwai, a inā he kanaka ʻilihune.The study of omens, is a study of the omens regarding a person, whether [he will become] a person of wealth or a poor person. (For. 6:85)

uli₇  n. crowing of a cock. rare. 

uli₈  n. type of sweet potato (no data). (For. 5:664–5) SWP

uli  s. Name of a species of kalo. Name of a species of fan leaf cocoanut; ka uli, ka loulu, ka hawane.

ʻulī  vi. to rattle, especially of seeds in the ʻulīʻulī, gourds; to gurgle.

uli  v. To gurgle; to make such a noise as when water is poured out of a calabash or a cocoanut; e neneke; uli ka wai o ka niu.

ulia  nvs. accident; sudden; to come upon suddenly. PPN *ulia. [He mea i hiki wale mai nō me ka hoʻolālā ʻole ʻia.]₁₄

he ulia pōʻinosudden trouble, unfortunate accident

he ulia pōmaikaʻisudden good fortune

ulia kaʻaauto accident

ulia pōpilikiaemergency

ulia  n. accident. CAR

ulia kaʻacar accident, automobile accident

ulia kaʻa  auto accident (EH)

ūlialia [ū·lia·lia]  n. coincidence. see ūlialia pōmaikaʻi.

Ma ka ūlialia, ua hui akula wau me kaʻu kanaka e huli ana.By coincidence, I ran into the guy I was looking for.

ūlialia pōmaikaʻi [ū·lia·lia ·mai·kaʻi]  n. serendipity, i.e making a fortunate discovery by accident. lit., fortunate coincidence. [Ka ili koke ʻana o ka pōmaikaʻi ma luna o kekahi mea. He pōmaikaʻi i wānana ʻole ʻia. Ulia pōʻino: he pōʻino i wānana ʻole ʻia.],₁₄

He ūlialia pōmaikaʻi ka loaʻa ʻana iaʻu he pūnāwai ma koʻu hale i koʻu ʻōʻō ʻana ma ka māla.It was serendipity that I discovered a spring in my yard while I was digging in the garden.

ulia pōmaikaʻi  good fortune. (EH)

ulia pōpilikia  crisis, emergency (EH)

ulia weliweli  disaster (EH)

uliʻeo  nvs. fitness, aptitude; preparedness, as for running. rare. 

ulieo  s. see uli. The appearance of a person as fit or unfit for a duty or office, including his mental fitness; hele mai ka poe akamai e nana i ka ulieo o kekahi kukini.

ulihi₁  n. a small endemic shrub (Phyllostegia glabra and varieties), in the mint family. Leaves are ovate, 7 to 15 cm long; flowers are small, white, tubular, abundant, in racemes. PLA FLO

ulihi₂  vs. feebleness, of old age. rare. 

ulihi  s. An advanced state of old age; feebleness; loss of hair; want of strength.

ulihilihi  adj. He mea ulihilihi; a running, as a low vine like the kowali.

ʻūliʻi [ʻū·liʻi]  {ʻū- + liʻi₁} vs. tiny, wee, petite.

ʻūlika [ʻū·lika]  vs. soft, sticky, claylike, glutinous, adhesive, gluey. TAR

kalo ʻūlikataro that is so glutinous, especially when cold, that it takes much water to grind it by machine, as of the delicious kāī taro

ulika  adj. Wet; soft to the touch.

ʻūlikalika [ʻū·lika·lika]  redup. of ʻūlika.

lepo ʻūlikalikaclay. cf. pālolo

ulikalika  v. Ninanina, linalina; to adhere to, like wax or any gluey substance; like mud or clay; like kalo that is loliloli. adj. Sticky; adhesive, as mud; he lepo ulikalika.

ʻulīkeke [ʻulī·keke]  n. baby rattle. MUS

lina ʻulīkeketambourine

uli koa  bruises or wounds of a warrior. WAR

ʻulili  blaze₁, dazzling, undulate, vibrate (EH)

ʻUlili  placename. street, Kāhala, Honolulu. lit.: wandering tattler (the bird).

ulili.jpgborder=0ʻūlili₁ [ʻū·lili]  n.v. wandering tattler (Heteroscelus incanum), a slender regular winter migrant to Hawaiʻi, slaty above and white with dusky bars and streaks beneath. It breeds in Alaska and the Yukon. The cry of the bird; to cry thus. [Pn(CE) *kuriri, wandering Tattler (Heteroscelus incanus)]BIR

hoʻūlilito act like the tattler bird

ulili  s. A species of bird.

ʻūlili₂ [ʻū·lili]  n.
  • police whistle;
  • ancient type of bamboo whistle;
  • sound of these whistles.
The whistles are said to be named for the cry of the tattler.
MUS

ʻūlili [ʻū·lili]  n. whistle, as a referee's. SPO

ulili  A kind of bamboo flute; he ohi hookanikani. A whistle made of bamboo, in which fire was put and blowed upon.

ʻūlili₃ [ʻū·lili]  n. a bamboo tube used for blowing on a fire; to use this tube. FIR

ʻūlili₄ [ʻū·lili]  n. a musical instrument consisting of three gourds pierced by a stick; a whirring sound is made by pulling a string, thus twirling the gourds. MUS

ʻūlili₅ [ʻū·lili]  n. hula step similar to ʻuwehe, except that only one heel at a time is raised; this step has a distinctive beat. HUL

ulili  The name of a hula; he ulili kahi hula.

ʻūlili₆ [ʻū·lili]  same as , small gourd used as a spinning top; to spin this top. SPO

ulili  A small kind of gourd used for a top to play with; also called uliuliu.

ʻūlili₇ [ʻū·lili]  vs. steep, as a mountain road.

ʻūlili₈ [ʻū·lili]  vs. firm. CAN

kaula ʻūlili,strengthening cords holding the canoe cover (ʻahu uhi waʻa) in place. see wai ʻūlili

ʻūlili₉ [ʻū·lili]  n. a religious ceremony in ʻanāʻanā, sorcery.

ulili  A religious ceremony in the pule anaana, the same as auhauhui.

ʻūlili₁₀ [ʻū·lili]  var. of hulili, dazzling light, vibration... PCP *kulili, cf. Marquesan kuʻiʻi. WIN

Kuʻu ʻia maila kekahi ānuenue i ʻūlili ʻia.Let down a rainbow that sparkled. (Laie 581 [165])

ulili  v. Ke ulili anapu nei i kuu manawa. Laieik. 118. To exhibit the tremulous motion of the hot sunlight upon a flat, smooth surface.

ʻūlili₁₁ [ʻū·lili]  n. poles separating bannisters, as on stairs; rails of hōlua sleds. cf. haka ʻūlili, ladder, trestle...

ʻūlili [ʻū·lili]  n. railing support, balluster. also hūlili. cf. paehumu.

ulili  s. A ladder. adj. Ladder like; ala ulili, a ladder. see alahaka.

ʻulili wāwae  n. var. spelling of ʻūlili wāwae, flooring inside a peleleu canoe where paddlers might rest their feet. AltSpel CAN

ʻūlili wāwae, ʻulili wāwae [ʻū·lili ·wae]  n. flooring inside a peleleu canoe where paddlers might rest their feet. CAN

Ulima, Urima  n. Urim. Heb. or Eng.. (Puk. 28.30)

ʻUlima  Urim (EH)

ʻūlina [ʻū·lina]  {ʻū- + lina₁} vs. soft, rubbery, plastic. cf. papālina.

ulina  adj. see lina. Soft, as the flesh of a fat person; full fleshed; plump. Soft and tough, as clayey ground.

ʻūlinalina [ʻū·lina·lina]  redup. of ʻūlina, soft...

ulinalina  adj. Fat; plump; soft to the touch; tough; adhesive, as cold clayey ground. see linalina and uaua.

uliuli₁ [uli·uli]  same as uli₁, any dark color, including the deep blue of the sea, the ordinary green of vegetation, and the dark of black clouds... bc CLO COL

he lole uliuliblue clothing (Puk. 25.4)

hoʻouliulisame as hoʻouli

ʻili uliulibrown skin

Nile UliuliBlue Nile ([+])

uliuli mauevergreen

uliuli  adj. see uli. Blue. Puk. 25:4. Green. Kanl. 12:2. Dark colored. Iob. 6:16. Black. Mel. Sol. 5:11. Ka moana uliuli; ka lole uliuli. s. Green things; verdure; a pasture. Ioel. 1:19.

uliuli₂ [uli·uli]  n. a kind of rock from which adzes were made. (Malo 19) bc STO TOO

Uliuli₃ [uli·uli]  n. name of a star (no data). STA

ʻulī-ʻulī  nvi. var. spelling of ʻulīʻulī, a gourd rattle... AltSpel HUL

ʻulīʻulī, ʻulī-ʻulī  nvi. a gourd rattle, containing seeds with colored feathers at the top, used for the hula ʻulīʻulī (at one time there were no feathers); to rattle. HUL

hōʻulīʻulīto shake the ʻulīʻulī; to rattle

Uliulikapaliokahikinui [Uli·uli-ka-pali-o-Kahiki-nui]  n. a stroke in lua fighting. lit., the cliffs of great Tahiti are green. LUA

uliuli mau  evergreen (EH)

ʻūliʻuliʻu₁ [ʻū·liʻu·liʻu]  rare variants for ʻūlili₃, ʻūlili₇.

ʻūliʻuliʻu₂ [ʻū·liʻu·liʻu]  same as pūʻulīʻulī, a gourd. PLA

ʻūlōlohi [ʻū··lohi]  same as lohi, slow

Ua ʻūlōlohi loa kāna hele ʻana.His going was very slow.

ʻulono  nvt. to cry out, as a prayer or lamentation; such crying. bc

ka ʻulono ʻana o ka poʻe haʻahaʻathe cry of the humble (Hal. 9.12)

ulono  v. To cry, as in distress; to make a complaint; to cry, as one in prayer or in suffering. Hal. 30:2. s. A cry of distress; the voice of crying. Hal. 9:12. He leo pule.

ʻulonokū [ʻulono·]  n. a prayer as to a god not an ʻaumakua, family god.

ʻulono pule  prayer (EH)

ʻūlou [ʻū·lou]  n. bonding instrument. SCI

ulu-  see uluna₁, pillow... PPN *ʻulu.

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ulu

see below...

  ulu₁ - to grow, increase, spread; growth; increase or rising of the wind; ....
      ulu hānau - of the same age group, contemporary, lit., birth growth.
      ulu hānau like - contemporaneous
      ulu kanu - garden patch.
      ulu maikaʻi - hardy
      ulu nui - hardy, lush, rank (of growth)
      ulu pono - to grow well; progressive, thriving, successful.
      ulu pua - flower garden, growth of flowers.
      ulu wale - to grow easily or without care; spontaneous.
      ulu wale - to grow wild, as weeds. cf. uluāhewa.
      ulu wale - impromptu, spontaneous.
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          hina ulu - to begin to gray, of hair.
          ʻiʻo ulu - growth, tumor.
          kai ulu - sea at full tide, mounting sea.
          kākau ulu wale - extemporaneous writing; to freewrite, as writing about anything one chooses. ....
          laʻa ulu - spring, time of growth.
          lima ulu - a green thumb.
          loko ulu - seedling bed. lit., inside growing.
          manaʻo ulu wale - whim, fancy, impulse, notion, random thought, thought that has come for no ....
          mea ulu - vegetable, growing plant.
          mea ulu wai nui - succulent
          noʻonoʻo ulu wale - imagination, impulse. lit., thought growing by itself.
          paʻapū i ka ulu lāʻau - forested, wooded
          palena ulu - grow limit, as in a computer program.
          wahi mālama mea ulu - herbarium
          wahi ulu o ke kī - place where grows
  ulu₂ - possessed by a god; inspired by a spirit, god, ideal, person, as for artistic ....
      ulu hale - same as moku hale, house set apart, as for training practitioners of sorcery or healing...
      ulu kau - unexplained acquisition of prophetic and interpretive powers without visible ....
          ----------
          akua ulu - a god that inspires or possesses people.
          make ulu niu - madness; to be mad. lit., death [from] whirling.
  ulu₃ - grove (see ulu kanu, garden patch Ulukou, an old name for ....
      ulu hōkū - constellation.
      ulu kukui - candlenut grove.
      ulu lāʻau - forest, grove of trees. orchard HE
      ulu lāʻau makai - forest of the sea (of a fleet at sea).
      ulu manu - flock of birds.
      ulu moku - fleet, collection of ships.
      ulu niu - coconut grove.
      ulu pali - talus slope, transitional slope between cliffs and base.
      ulu waʻa - fleet of canoes.
  ulu₄ - same as the more common uluulu₃, tangled, snarled...
      ulu imu - to stir up an oven.
  ulu₅ - stick used in spreading hot oven stones; to spread the stones.
      ulu ahi - poker (implement)
  ulu₆ - kind of tapa made at Waipiʻo, Hawaiʻi; name of a quilt design.
  ulu₇ - center, as of a canoe or net.
  ulu₈ - a name used repeatedly in For. 5:703–9 for Kaweloʻs warriors whose ....
  ulu₉ - compression, i.e. the most dense concentration of wave particles in a compressional ....
  ulu koko - first victim slain in battle.

ulu₁  nvi.
  • to grow, increase, spread; growth;
  • increase or rising of the wind;
  • to protect (PH 116), (For. 6:474).
also unu.
cf. mea ulu. bc [Pn(CE) *uru, wind from a westerly quarter]

hoʻouluto grow, sprout, propagate; to cause to increase, as the surf. cf. mea hoʻoulu, growth, crop

hoʻoulu lāhuito increase and preserve the nation [said to be the aim of King Kalākaua]

hoʻoulu mea kanuhorticulture

ka ulu o ka the rising of the sun

kai ulusea at full tide

Mauka ʻoe e hele ai, ma ka ulu o ka makani.Go inland where the wind blows. (PH 213)

mea hoʻoulu pilikiatroublemaker, agitator

Pule hoʻoulu ʻāina.Prayer for the increased productivity of the land.

ulu ehuehuto grow fast, as a child

ulu  vi. to grow.

palena ulugrow limit

ulu papakūto grow vertically

ulu papamoeto grow horizontally

ulu  v. To grow, as a plant. Isa. 53:2. To increase in any way; to grow, as a disease in the skin. Oihk. 13:39. To become strong or excessive, as in anger, with puni. Puk. 32:22. To grow or increase, as good or evil in a community. To grow up, as men. Iob. 31:18. To grow in size and strength, as an infant. 1 Pet. 2:2. To be extensively known, as a report. Hoo. To cause to spring up, as seed sown. fig. O ko'u makemake nui, e hooulu. i ka hana ana ma ka pono, my great desire is to increase in good works. adj. Of or belonging to what grows, as fruit. fig. ler. 2:3.

ulu₂  vi. possessed by a god; inspired by a spirit, god, ideal, person, as for artistic creation; stirred, excited; to enter in and inspire. also unu. bc [PPn *huru, enter into, possess (as a spirit does a person)]MUS

E ulu, e ulu kini o ke akua, ulu ō Kāne me Kanaloa.Enter and inspire, may myriads of spirits enter and inspire, including Kāne and Kanaloa. (prayer)

hoʻoulu haunaelestirring up a mob, agitator

hoʻoulu, hoʻūluto stir up, inspire, excite, taunt

ka hoʻoulu hakakāstirring up fights

manaʻo ulu walea thought entered of its own accord, hence fancy, impulse, imagination

oli hoʻoulutaunting chant, as before combat

pule hoʻouluprayer for inspiration

Ua ulu aʻe ia mamuli o ka mahele lua o ke koʻikoʻi.This occurred because of the division of the responsibility.

ulu  To have spiritual possession, either good or bad; to be inspired; in this sense, mostly in the passive; as, uluia or uluhia. Mat. 8:16. To influence the affections.

ulu₃  n. grove (see
  ulu kanu, garden patch
  Ulukou, an old name for Howland Island. lit., kou tree grove.
  ulu kukui, candlenut grove
  ulu lāʻau, forest, grove of trees
  ulu niu, coconut grove);
  assemblage, collection, or flock, as of
  ulu hōkū, stars [constellation]
  ulu manu, birds [flock]
  ulu moku, ships [fleet]
  ulu waʻa, canoes. [fleet]
 
bc [PPn *ʻulu, grove, clump of trees]BIR CAN

ulu₄  same as the more common uluulu₃, tangled, snarled... bc

ulu₅  nvt. stick used in spreading hot oven stones; to spread the stones. bc [PPn *uru, arrange hot stones on bed of earth-oven]

ulu  To poke the hot stones out of the hole in which food is to be baked in order to put in food; e ulu kakou i ka umu, to throw out the stones of the oven when hot. see uluumu.

ulu₆  n. kind of tapa made at Waipiʻo, Hawaiʻi; name of a quilt design. bc TAP

ulu₇  n. center, as of a canoe or net. cf. uluna₃. bc CAN NET

Kīhele ia ulu.Bail out the center.

ulu₈  n. a name used repeatedly in (For. 5:703–9) for Kaweloʻs warriors whose names begin with Kaulu (Kaulukauloko, Kaulukauwaho). bc WAR

ka nui uluthe many warriors

ua poʻe ulu neithese ulu people (For. 5:709)

ulu₉  n. compression, i.e. the most dense concentration of wave particles in a compressional wave. cf. wele. see hawewe papamoe. SCI

ʻulu₁  n. the breadfruit (Artocarpus altilis), a tree perhaps originating in Malaysia and distributed through tropical Asia and Polynesia. It belongs to the fig family, and is grown for its edible fruits, sometimes for ornament. The leaves are large, oblong, more or less lobed; fruits are round or oblong, weighing up to 4.5 kilos, when cooked tasting something like sweet potatoes. see ex., pakī, and saying ule₁. (Neal 302–4) [(OC) PPn *kulu, breadfruit (Artocarpus altilis)]TRE FOO

ʻulu hua i ka hāpapabreadfruit that bears fruit on the flats [of the famous Niʻihau breadfruit growing in the sand dunes]

ulu  s. Name of a tree; the bread-fruit; the fruit good for food, the timber for building, for canoes, &c.

ʻulu₂  n. round, smooth stone as used in ʻulu maika game; bowling ball; bell clapper; dice. SPO

Ka iki ʻulu kēia o Kanēkina e kōkē ai pine.A small [fellow] is this bowling ball of Kanēkina that knocks down the pins [boast of a small fellow who can do much]. (ON 1400)

ulu  Name of a stone used in a play. At Maui and Oahu this stone was called olohu. see olohu. Name of the game where the said stone was used.

ʻulu₃  n. muscles in calf of leg. BOD

mākala ʻulugastrocnemius or calf muscle of the anterior of the lower leg

ʻulu₄  n. name for kōnane stone. SPO STO

ʻūlū [ʻū·]  vt. to pack, as a suitcase.

ulu  To stick fast, as meat or bones between the teeth of the eater. Name of an oven for baking food. see umu. Wet. see pulu. Ulu ka palapala i ka ua.

ulua.jpgborder=0ulua₁  n. certain species of crevalle, jack, or pompano, an important game fish and food item. cf. ulua aukea, ulua ʻeleʻele, and paʻopaʻo. Unidentified ulua are qualified by the terms kaha uli, kihikihi (or kihi or huli pū), lā uli, mahai, mohaʻi (AP), nuku momi, uli. Growth stages are pāpio (or pāpiopio), pāʻūʻū, and ulua, the last attaining a length of 1.5 m and a weight of over 45 kilos. This fish was substituted for human sacrifices when the latter were not available, probably because of word magic and the meaning of ulua₂. Since an ulua replaces a man, ulua also means "man, sweetheart," especially in love songs. [PPn *ʻulua, trevalli (Caranx)]FIS

ʻAʻole wau i mahuʻi mua, e lilo ana ʻoe i ulua naʻu.I never thought before that youʻd be my sweetheart. (song)

Huki i ka ulua.Pull in the ulua. [fig., get your man.]

Onaona i ka ihu ke honi iho, ka wewehi i ka maka o ka ulua.Fragrant is the nose that is kissed, lovely in the eyes of the jackfish [the lover]. (chant)

ulua  s. Name of a large kind of fish.

ulua₂  similar to ulu₁, grow, ulu₂, inspired...

uluʻā  similar to pāʻuluʻā, abuse, mistreat... rare. 

ʻulua₁  same as ʻuluʻulu, collection, gathering...

hoʻoʻuluato assemble

ulua  v. To assemble together, as men; ua ulua mai kakou ma keia wahi. s. For uluia. see ulu. A collection; a gathering together; an assembly.

ʻulua₂  same as ʻunua, shorten, pull up...

ulua  A kind of vegetable forbidden to women to eat; ina i ai ka wahine i ka niu paha, he maia paha, he ulua paha, make ia. A forest or garden of breadfruit trees; ka haha ulu, ka hopuhopu ana i ke kanaka e pepehi a make. s. Name of the sacrifice obtained by the kapopo.

ulua_aukea.jpgborder=0ulua aukea [ulua au·kea]  n. a variety of ulua, probably Caranx ignobilis, one of the largest of ulua. also ulua kea. FIS

ulua ʻeleʻele  n. a variety of dark-skinned ulua, probably most commonly Caranx melampygus. lit., black ulua. FIS

uluāhewa₁ [ulu·ā·hewa]  S  nvs. mania, delusion, craziness; deranged; somewhat crazy, sometimes believed due to possession by a spirit. [Piʻoloke pupule i ke kaumaha a mea like paha.]₁₄

uluahewa 

uluāhewa₂ [ulu·ā·hewa]  S  nvi. overgrowth; to grow wild and lush; bushy. PLA

uluāhewa [ulu·ā·hewa]  S  vs. to grow wild and lush. cf. ulu wale. PLA

ulu ahi  poker (implement) (EH)

-ulu ʻai  PLA

heiau hoʻoulu ʻaitemple where first crops were offered

hoʻoulu ʻaito grow food plants; a prayer to bless crops

kahuna hoʻoulu ʻaia priest who made such offerings, agricultural expert

ulua kāniʻo [ulua ·niʻo]  lit., striped ulua. same as ulua paʻopaʻo; FIS

ulua kihikihi [ulua kihi·kihi]  n. a variety of ulua, Alectis sp.

ulua kūkaenalo [ulua ·kae·nalo]  n. probably a species of ʻōmilu, a fish. lit., beeswax ulua. FIS

uluʻālana [uluʻā·lana]  n. offering, especially as made to priests for them to offer to the gods.

ulualana  v. Ulu and alana, an offering. To offer upon an altar; to go up upon an altar. see alana.

ulualono [ulua·lono]  n. genealogist in the hale nauā. (Malo 200)

uluamahi [ulua·mahi]  n. officer in the hale nauā. (Malo 200)

uluamohai  s. The name of a fish.

uluāoʻa₁ [ulu·ā·oʻa]  nvi. confusion, mob, disturbance, riot; tumult; gathered in excitement and confusion. [Ka waiho ʻana me ka huikau a me ka pīhoihoi nui i ka mea e hana ʻia nei. Ka manaʻo pīhoihoi i ka puni hakakā e ulu ana i ka hui ʻana o kekahi poʻe kānaka. Ka huikau nui o kekahi poʻe kānaka ma muli o kekahi mea i hana ʻia.],₁₀,

ʻAʻole na ke Akua mai ka uluāoʻa.Confusion is not from God. (1-Kor. 14.33)

hoʻouluāoʻato create confusion, excitement; to incite, stir up bedlam, cause trouble

uluaoa  v. To gather in great numbers, as people; to come together irregularly; to make confusion in an assembly. s. Confusion; want of regularity in an assembly of men. 1 Kor. 14:33. adj. Gathered together, as people; confused and noisy.

uluāoʻa₂ [ulu·ā·oʻa]  nvi. jungle; growing in wild profusion. MUS

Uluāoʻa ka lau o ke kāhili i kapa ʻia ai ka inoa o Hawaiʻiloa.Bristling is the top of the feather standard of royalty that is called by the name of Hawaiʻiloa. (kāhili chant)

ulua ʻōmilu [ulua ʻō·milu]  n. probably same as ʻōmilu, a fish. FIS

ulua paʻopaʻo [ulua paʻo·paʻo]  see paʻopaʻo. also ulua kāniʻo.

Uluau [Ulu-au]  n. a wind associated with Waiākea, Hawaiʻi. (Nak. 53)WIN

Uluaunui  n. name of a stormy Maui wind. [He makani ʻino o Hilo i hiki ʻole i nā moku ke komo i ke awa o Hilo ma muli o kona hao ikaika ʻana mai.]₁₄WIN

uluaunui  s. The name of a wind off Hilo; uluaunui, he makani pono ole ke ku ma ke awa o Hilo, a bad wind for coming to anchor in the harbor of Hilo; the north wind, attended with rain.

uluʻāwīwī  grow fast (EH)

ulueki [ulu·eki]  n. brush, undergrowth, forest. rare. 

uluʻeo  n. name recorded by (Thrum) for a tree with hard wood. PLA TRE

ulueo  s. Name of a tree; timber very durable, even more so than uhiuhi.

uluhaʻehaʻe [ulu·haʻe·haʻe]  same as haʻehaʻe, intense feeling.

uluhaihai  s. see uluku. The feeling of the mind under the influence of fear with uncertainty as to the result, mixed with strong desire. &c.

Uluhaimalama [Ulu-hai-malama]  placename. name of Queen Liliʻuokalani's garden, Nuʻuanu, Honolulu, now called Liliʻuokalani Gardens. (For a song, see Elbert and Mahoe 72–73.). lit.: inspiring offering [of] enlightenment.

uluhaka [ulu·haka]  n. elevated place in the high chiefʻs house where those of rank might rest. (For. 6:418)

ʻuluhaku [ʻulu·haku]  vs. lumpy, as of poi; knotty, bumpy, pimply. cf. ʻuʻuluhaku. POI

uluhaku  adj. Weary; lame with walking or carrying a burden.

uluhala  s. A forest or thicket of hala trees; ka uluhala o Polou.

ulu hale  same as moku hale, house set apart, as for training practitioners of sorcery or healing... (Kam. 64:106)

ulu hānau [ulu ·nau]  vs. of the same age group, contemporary, lit., birth growth.

Hoʻokahi a mākou ulu hānau.We are of the same age.

ulu hānau like  contemporaneous (EH)

uluhaʻo [ulu·haʻo]  vs. rough, jagged, as rocks. cf. hāoʻeoʻe.

uluhaʻoʻa [ulu·haʻoʻa]  same as ulu haʻo, rough, jagged...

uluhaoa  adj. Thick, as rough jagged rocks among grass and bushes; uluhaoa enaena maloko o ka nahele.

uluhe.jpgborder=0uluhe  n. all Hawaiian species of false staghorn fern (formerly known as Gleichenia spp., now listed under three genera: Dicranopteris, Hicriopteris, Sticherus), weedy, creeping, branching ferns, forming dense thickets. also unuhe. (Neal 9) [PPn *urufe, fern sp, bracken: *(u,a)(r,n)ufe]FER PLA

uluhee  s. A species of plant or shrub.

uluhe lau nui  n. a large species of false staghorn fern (Hicriopteris pinnata, formerly known as Gleichenia glauca). FER

uluhia₁ [ulu·hia]  pas/imp. of ulu₁, to grow, increase, spread; growth; increase or rising of the wind; to protect... bc PPN *hurufia.

uluhia₂ [ulu·hia]  pas/imp. of ulu₂, possessed by a god; inspired by a spirit, god, ideal, person, as for artistic creation... bc PPN *hurufia.

poʻe i uluhia e daimoniopeople possessed by devils (Mat. 4:24)

uluhia  v. see ulu and uluia above. Uluhia, h inserted, to be possessed by a spirit; to be influenced or under the direction of some spirit without the person. Mat. 4:24.

ulu hōkū [ulu ·]  n. constellation. STA

uluhua [ulu·hua]  vs. vexed, annoyed, discouraged, displeased (1-Nal. 20.43) , harassed, weary, offended, angry, upset. [Ka ukiuki a me ka huhū. Hoʻonāukiuki i ka loaʻa ʻole o ka makemake. Pau ka hoʻomanawanui o ka naʻau i kekahi hana a manaʻo paha i makemake ʻole ʻia; kūʻaki. Huhū, nāukiuki, nāulu; ʻaʻole hauʻoli. Ka huhū, ka ukiuki, ka hauʻoli ʻole.],,₁₄,₁₇,₁₈

hoʻouluhuato annoy, weary, vex

uluhua  v. Ulu, to grow, and hua, envy. To trouble; to give concern. To be tired with one's company; to be weary of one's visit. To be vexed or troubled with any matter. Laieik. 78. To be weary with doing or repeating a thing. Ier. 15:6. To be weary with life. Iob. 10:1. Hoo. To cause grief or trouble. Sol. 10:1. To be much vexed. Ezek. 22:5. s. Discouragement; want of confidence; disappointment; self displeasure. 1 Nal. 20:43. adj. Displeased; angry; discontented; disaffected.

ʻuluhuaikahāpapa  quilt (design) (EH)

uluhua i ka pīnaʻi  to wear out a welcome (EH)

uluhui [ulu·hui]  see ʻāwela melemele, a variety of sugar cane..., uleʻohiʻu, a type of sugar cane... perhaps the same as ʻāwela melemele and uluhui...

-ulu iʻa  FIS

hoʻoulu iʻato cause fish to be numerous, as by prayer

uluia  v. see ulu. Uluia is the passive. To be possessed by a spirit; to be inspired; more often written with h inserted, uluhia. see uluhia below.

ulu imu  to stir up an oven. same as ulu₄, same as the more common uluulu₃, tangled, snarled...; (For. 4:259) [He lālā i hoʻohana ʻia no ka hoʻohuli ʻana i nā pōhaku ʻenaʻena o ka imu.]₁₁

ulukahiki  s. Ulu and kahiki, foreign. A foreign breadfruit tree, i. e., the fig tree, from the resemblance of its leaves.

ulukai [ulu·kai]  n. water chestnut. lit., sea growing.

ulukake [ulu·kake]  var. of hōkake, to disturb.

ʻulu kani  n. clapper of a bell.

ulu kanu  n. garden patch.

ulu kau  n. unexplained acquisition of prophetic and interpretive powers without visible possession by a god. lit., placed inspiration.

-ulu kauō  CAN MUS

hoʻoulu kauōto inspire canoe haulers by chant and prayer

Ulukoa [Ulu-koa]  n. name of a star. also Uluʻoa. STA

ulu koko  n. first victim slain in battle. WAR

Ulukou₁  n. site of the Moana Hotel, Waikīkī, Honolulu.

Ulukou [Ulu-kou]  placename. area in Waikīkī, Honolulu. (HM 342; Ii 93; (RC 166)) see Moana Hotel. lit.: kou tree grove.

Ulukou₂  n. an old name for Howland Island. lit., kou tree grove. TRE

Ulukou ʻAilana [ulu·kou ʻai·lana]  n. Howland Island. G

n. Howland Island. [+]G

ulukū, ʻulukū [ulu·]  nvs. disturbed, upset, restless, depressed, nervous, agitated, perturbed; nervousness, agitation; to disturb. see ex. hana aloha. [Pn(CE) *urutuu, ??] [Ke ʻano ʻē o ka naʻau ma ke ʻano ʻaʻohe ʻoluʻolu, lauwili nui ka noʻonoʻo, haʻalulu, a i ʻole huhū paha.]

hoʻoulukūcaus/sim

ulukū o ka noʻonoʻofrustrated

uluku  v. Ulu and ku, to stand. To have a strong desire to perform anything. To be restless at night or to lie sleepless. To be troubled; restless, as the sea; kupikio; same as hiaa. s. Restless; sleepless; desiring strongly to possess or to obtain a thing. Ka uluku uluhaihai Komia e uia koia.—Mele.

ʻulukū  nvs. var. spelling of ulukū, disturbed... AltSpel

ulukua [ulu·kua]  same as ulukū, disturbed, upset, restless, depressed, nervous, agitated...

ʻUlukuae, ʻUruguae [ʻulu·kuae]  n. Uruguay; Uruguayan. Eng. G

ulu kukui  n. candlenut grove.

Ulukukuiolanikāula [Ulu-kukui-o-Lanikāula]  placename. see Kalanikāula.

ulukū o ka noʻonoʻo  frustrated (EH)

ululā [ulu·]  n. ostrich (RSV), owl (KJV). Lat., ulula. (Kanl. 14.15) BIR

ulula  s. Name of a bird translated owl. Kanl. 14:15.

ulu lāʻau  n. forest, grove of trees. orchard (HE) TRE

ulu lāʻau makaiforest by the sea; fig., a fleet at sea

ululāʻau [ulu··ʻau]  n. forest. TRE

hoʻoneo ʻāina ululāʻaudeforestation; to deforest

mahi ululāʻauagroforestry

ululaau  s. Ulu, to grow, and laau, tree. A thicket of trees; a wood. A habitation of wild beasts. Ios. 17:18. He ululaau! ua nei ae la iloko o ke kai, it is a forest! it has moved into the sea; the exclamation of Hawaiians on first seeing the ships of Captain Cook.

ulu lāʻau makai  forest of the sea (of a fleet at sea). (EH)

-ulu lāhui [-ulu lā·hui]  see ulu₁, to grow, increase, spread...

hoʻoulu lāhuito increase and preserve the nation [said to be the aim of King Kalākaua]

ululele  a chiefʻs favorite. (AP)

ululele  s. A favorite; one highly esteemed.

Ululoa  n. name of a star, said to appear on the night of Muku in the month of Māhoe Mua. cf. Pauwala. STA

ulūlu  var. spelling of uluulu, grow...

ulūlu  vi. strong, as wind; large branches in motion and whistling heard in wires between utility poles, in meteorology. see makani.

ululu  v. To rejoice; to be gay; to be cheerful; e hoohoihoi, e hooolioli. Hoo. To pretend to be what one is not. To flatter the gods; to be a favorite. s. A rejoicing; gladness; self satisfaction; being on good terms with the gods. s. Name of a small fish net which was sunk deep in the water and entangled the fish. adj. Rough; not smooth; ka huluhulu, ka manumanu.

ulumāhiehie [ulu··hie·hie]  vs. festive, attractively adorned and arrayed; to make a fine appearance, decorated, pleasing. [Ka hoʻonaninani ʻia ʻana a nani loa me ka hauʻoli pū o ke ʻano o ka nānā ʻana.]

hoʻoulumāhiehieto adorn, decorate attractively

ka hoʻomanaʻo ulumāhiehie o ka naʻi aupunithe festive commemorative day of the conqueror

ulumahiehie  v. see hoomahie. To appear or affect an extra appearance in dress or in personal behavior, as we say like one possessed.

ʻulu maika  nvt. stone used in maika game; to play the ʻulu maika game; bowling, bowling ball. SPO

ulumaika  s. The name of a game. Name of the stone used in playing the game. see ulu; also maika. NOTE.—Since the introduction of bowling-alleys, ulumaika has been applied to the game of bowls.

ʻUlumaika [ʻUlu-maika]  placename. street, Kāhala, Honolulu, named for the stone used in a game much like bowling. (TM)

ulu maikaʻi  hardy (EH)

Ulumano [Ulu-mano]  n. a strong wind blowing from a given direction in each locality, as a strong southeast wind in Kaʻū and Puna, Hawaiʻi, and at Kāneʻohe, Oʻahu. lit., blowing hard. also ʻAoʻaoa. [Pn(CE) *uru, wind from a westerly quarter]WIN

ʻEha i ke kuʻikuʻi a ka Ulumano.Pained by buffets of the Ulumano wind.

ulumano  s. Name of a violent wind which blows from the south and other quarters, in the night only, on the west side of Hawaii. Kamehameha ma were once wrecked by it off Nawawa; a whole village was burnt to light them ashore.

ulu manu  n. flock of birds. BIR

Ulumau [Ulu-mau]  placename. Hawaiian village, Heʻeia, Oʻahu (formerly at the Waikīkī end of Ala Moana Park, an area previously used for Aloha Week festivities), and moved in 1969 to Heʻeia. lit.: ever-growing (a name suggested by Mary Kawena Pukui for the Aloha Week area).

Ulumawao [Ulu-ma-wao]  placename. peak (995 feet high), Kailua, Oʻahu. (PH 86.). lit.: growth at forest.

ulumoku [ulu·moku]  same as ulupō₂, sudden sickness... (Kam. 64:91)ILL

ulu moku  n. fleet, collection of ships.

ulumoku  s. A collection or fleet of ships; a navy; applied to the arrival of whaleships.

uluna₁  nvi. pillow, cushion, formerly made of pandanus; to use as a pillow (Kin. 28.18) . headrest (e.g. dentist's chair) (HE). also ununa. [(OC) PPn *ʻulu-ŋa, headrest, pillow]PAN

Kau ke poʻo i ka uluna, ʻo Welehu ka malama.Rest the head on the pillow, Welehu is the month. [a stormy month and little could be done except stay at home and sleep; said of one who may rest since his work is done]

uluna  n. pillow. BOD

pale ulunapillowcase

uluna  v. To support the head; to bolster up, as a weak person. To sleep upon, as a pillow; to make a pillow of. Kin. 28:18. To tie up a bundle for a pillow; e pela uluna, to make a pillow. see pela. s. A pillow. Kin. 28:11. Kuhi makou ua kau ke poo i ka uluna, we thought we had laid our heads upon the pillow.

uluna₂  n. upper part of the arm. BOD

iwi ulunahumerus, i.e. the long bone of the upper arm

uluna  The upper part of the shoulders where they unite with the neck. see hokua.

uluna₃  n. center part of a net, as of a large ʻupena iheihe, (net used for iheihe fish). cf. ulu₇. FIS NET

ulunahele [ulu·nahele]  n. wilderness, place of wild growth.

ulunahele  s. Ma na kuamoo ame na ulunahele ame na loko; a growing luxuriantly, like fruit in a good soil.

ulu niu  n. coconut grove. CN

Uluniu [Ulu-niu]  placename. avenue, Waikīkī, Honolulu. (see Indices 758 for two awards made to Kekūanaoʻa.). lit.: coconut grove.

ulu nui  hardy, lush, rank (of growth) (EH)

uluō [ulu·ō]  n. momentum. SCI

loli uluōimpulse, i.e. the change in momentum produced by a force, in physics

uluoʻa [ulu·oʻa]  vs. upright, erect. rare. 

uluoa  s. He puoa; standing erect; standing uprightly.

Uluʻoa  n. (see (Gram. 2.9) for alternation of glottal stop and k) var. of Ulukoa, name of a star... STA

ulupā  vt. var. spelling of ʻulupā, to break to pieces... AltSpel

ʻulupā, ulupā [ʻulu·]  vt.
  • to break to pieces, dash to pieces (Hal. 2.9) ,
  • burst forth, to rage, as a storm;
  • raze to the ground, destroy, hurl down.
  • beat;
  • to slam shut,
 
bc [Ka wāwahi ʻana i kekahi mea a he mau ʻāpana liʻiliʻi. Ka hoʻokuʻi ʻino ʻana o ka nalu i ka ʻāina.],

ulupa  v. To break into pieces. 1 Sam. 2:10. To dash into atoms. Hal. 2:9. To beat fine. Isa. 27:9. E wawahi, e hoopau. s. A breaking to pieces; a breaking up fine.

ʻulu paʻa  n. cooked but unpounded breadfruit.

ulupaa  s. The state of virginity. see ulepaa.

ʻUlupalakua [ʻUlu-pala-kua]  placename. settlement and ranch, Mākena qd., Maui. lit.: bread-fruit ripening [on] back [of carriers].

ulu pali  n. talus slope, transitional slope between cliffs and base.

ulupau [ulu·pau]  vi. to gather together; to go everywhere. see ex. holokahiki.

Ua ulupau lākou i ka hana.They all worked.

Ulupaʻu [Ulu-paʻu]  placename. hill, Mōkapu qd., Oʻahu. lit.: increasing soot.

ulupē [ulu·]  intoxicated. same as pulu pē, thoroughly drenched...

ulupe  v. To be wet; to be cold.

ulupiʻi [ulu·piʻi]  vi. to shiver, shake, tremble, as with cold or fright.

ulupii  v. To be wet and cold from rain; to be shivering from cold and wet. adj. Wet and cold from rain; shivering.

ʻulu pilo  n. rotten breadfruit, a term of abuse for kauā (outcasts) at Puna, Hawaiʻi, since they were said to live in caves and hollows, as breadfruit fallen on the ground to rot.

ulupō₁ [ulu·]  vs. dark or dense as growth.

Kona, mauna uliuli, mauna ulupō.Kona, green mountain with dense flora.

ulupō₂ [ulu·]  n. sudden sickness or stroke, the sign of which is a cock crowing at untimely hours; such crowing was also believed to indicate the arrival of visitors or a ship. (Kam. 64:91)ILL

ulupō₃ [ulu·]  n. a fish said to resemble the pāpiopio. also lūpō. FIS

Ulupō [Ulu-]  placename. ancient heiau and now a historic site near Kailua, Oʻahu; a large open platform was sometimes attributed to Menehune. lit.: night inspiration.

ʻulu pohole  n.
  • bruised breadfruit;
  • fig., bruised, buffeted.

ulupono  vs. var. spelling of ulu pono, to grow well; progressive, thriving, successful. AltSpel

ulu pono, ulupono  vs. to grow well; progressive, thriving, successful. rare. 

hoʻoulu ponocaus/sim. to make grow well, thrive

ulupua [ulu·pua]  same as olopua, a tree. TRE

ulu pua  n. flower garden, growth of flowers. FLO MUS

Ka pua o ke Koʻolau i ka ulu pua.The flower of the Koʻolau in the flower garden. (chant)

ʻulu pū loa  n. a variety of breadfruit with oval, rather than round fruit.

ulupuni [ulu·puni]  vs. overcome by emotion, hysteria, passion, or an occult influence. [Ka loʻohia a i ʻole ka piha hoʻi i kekahi ʻano haʻawina o ka naʻau.]

hoʻoulupunito cause passion, possession, etc

Ulupuni ihola Mose huhū.Mosesʻ anger waxed hot. (Puk. 32.19)

ulupuni  v. To be or to wax hot, as one in anger. Puk. 32:19. see ulu 3. To swell, as in anger. see puni.

ulupuni i ka makemake  infatuated with desire (EH)

uluulu₁, ulūlu  growing things. redup. of ulu₁, grow, increase... [hele ulūlu: Ka holo ʻana me ka ʻāwīwī loa,]PLA INS

Pōnalo ihola ka uluulu.The growing plants swarmed with flies.

uluulu  v. To grow up; to grow thick, &c. see ulu. Hoo. To cause to grow up.

uluulu₂, ulūlu  redup. of ulu₂, possessed by a god...

hoʻouluulucaus/sim

Hoʻouluulu aʻela ʻo Kawelo i akua ona.Kawelo appealed to his gods. (FS 63)

uluulu₃, ulūlu  vs. tangled, snarled, snagged, mussed, ruffled, frayed; angry, violent, agitated. see ex. kūʻulukū. PCP *uluulu.

hoʻouluuluto wrangle, snarl, snag, taunt, rouse to anger, excite

mea hoʻouluuluone who stirs up trouble or excites others, activist

uluulu  To excite; to stir up; to provoke to anger. see naulu.

uluulu₄, ulūlu  same as unuunu₁, to singe.

uluulu₅, ulūlu  n. diving or scoop net, its mouth being held open with two sticks. (Malo 213)FIS NET

uluulu  s. Name of a species of fish net; npena uluulu.

uluulu₆, ulūlu  n. sea cavern. rare. 

uluulu₇, ulūlu  to munch. (AP)

ʻuluʻulu  n. collection, gathering, assembly.

hōʻuluʻuluto collect, assemble, gather together, compile; addition, to add; collection

hōʻuluʻulu pōkolebrief summary, resumé, synopsis

uluulu  Hoo. To gather together. Kin. 29:8. To collect, as things scattered; to lay up; to assemble, as a people. Nah. 11:16. s. A gathering; an assembly of people for any purpose. Hoo. A convocation, &c. Oihk. 23:3.

uluulu  v. To work or turn about in the mouth, as a person eating sugarcane; uluulu no ma ka waha. To lift up; to carry; to convey to a higher place; e kau ae iluna i ke kapa. v. To lift up one's dress on passing over water or mud. adv. O ka hana me ka ikaika, me ka hele uluulu ame ka hele kipalale; laboring strongly; with energy.

uluulu lei  n. leis offered to the gods. HUL LEI

hoʻouluulu leihula altar where fresh leis were placed during hula instruction

uluumu  s. The stick by which the stones are thrown out of an oven when heated. see ulu end umu.

ulu waʻa  n. fleet of canoes. see ex. honu peʻekue. CAN

ulu wale  vi.
  • to grow easily or without care;
  • spontaneous.
 
. see ulu₁, to grow, increase, spread..., , inspired by a spirit, god, ideal, person, as for artistic creation...

ulu wale  vi. to grow wild, as weeds. cf. uluāhewa.

vi. impromptu, spontaneous.

Haʻiʻōlelo ulu wale maila ka pelekikena i kōna ʻōʻili ʻana mai i ka ʻaha kūkā.The president made an impromptu speech when he made his appearance at the conference.

kākau ulu waleextemporaneous writing; to freewrite, as writing about anything one chooses

uluwale  v. Ulu, to grow, and wale, of itself. To grow wild; to grow without cultivation.

uluwehi [ulu·wehi]  nvs. lush and beautiful verdure; a place where beautiful plants thrive; festively adorned. lit., decorative growth. cf. uluwehiwehi. PLA

hoʻouluwehito bedeck with plants; to adorn, bedeck, decorate

Uluwehi  placename. place, Mānoa, Honolulu. lit.: decorative growth.

uluwehiwehi [ulu·wehi·wehi]  redup. of uluwehi, lush and beautiful verdure...

hoʻouluwehiwehicaus/sim

Uluwehiwehi mai ka manaʻo.The thoughts were delighted, filled with enthusiasm.

uluwehiwehi  s. Ulu, a thicket, and wehiwehi, thick; tangled, as vegetables. An overgrowth of verdure; the thick intertwined leaves of a forest. A general name for thick vines in a forest; ka nahelehele nui a maluna i ka lau o na laau.

uluwela [ulu·wela]  same as kauluwela, glowing; swarming; taboo ceremony...

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uma    umak    umal    umap    umau    ume    umea    umei    umek    umel    umem    umen    umeu    umi    umia    umih    umii    umik    umil    umim    umin    umip    umiu    umiw    umo    umoa    umok    umou    umu    umua    umuk    umul    umuo    umup    

uma₁  nvt. hand wrestling: each tries to force his opponentʻs hand to the mat; to push, press, grip; to pry, as a lever. [Pn(CE) *uma, hand-wrestling]

uma  v. To screw; to press, as a vice; to grasp or hold. To pry, as a lever. To wrestle; to throw down in wrestling. To throw over from an upright position; e hoohina, e kulai. s. A vice; a pressure; a pushing over or down; a kind of wrestling to try strength. The name of a game; o kekahi lealea o ka uma.

uma₂  n. stern of a canoe. rare. CAN

uma₃  n. curve. cf. pā uma. rare. 

HanaumaCurved Bay. (place)

uma  n. curve, as on a graph or as a geometric curve. see awāwa uma, uma kī. MTH

uma₄  n. see umauma, chest, breast BOD

mākala uma ikipectoralis minor muscle of the upper chest

mākala uma nuipectoralis major muscle of the upper chest

ʻumaka  same as māmaka₁, carrying pole. rare. 

uma   n. top of the key on a basketball court. lit., key curve. also uma, pōheo. . see pukakī. SPO

ʻumala  same as mala, aching. ILL

umalei₁ [uma·lei]  n. apoplexy, stroke. rare. ILL

umalei  s. Name of a disease in the chest.

umalei₂ [uma·lei]  n. same as umaumalei, a fish. FIS

umalei  Name of a species of fish.

ʻūmalu [ʻū·malu]  {ʻū- + malu₁} nvi. brow of a hill or cliff; shade under cliff or hill; to frown, cast shade.

hoʻoʻūmaluto cast a shadow, overshadow, frown

maka ʻūmalueyes with heavy upper lids

umalu  s. The brow of a hill; he umalu o ka pali.

uma palapola [uma pala·pola]  n. parabolic curve. MTH

umauma [uma·uma]  n. chest, breast. fig., heart, character. bc [(FJ) PPn *uma, chest, upper body] [Ia māhele o ke alo o ke kino kanaka ma waena o ka ʻāʻī a me ka ʻōpū.]₁₄BOD

ʻAu umauma ʻo Hilo i ka waiHilo swims breasting the water [travel regardless of obstacles; Hilo district had gulches and streams hard to cross] (ON 242)

E wehe i ka umauma i ākeaopen the chest wide [be generous, kind]

He aha ka hua i ka umauma?what is the thought in the heart? (PH 42)

Hoʻokahi ka umauma!United, all as one!

umauma nahāvery hungry

umauma  see kīloi umauma, chest pass, in basketball... SPO

ʻau umaumabreast stroke; to swim the breast stroke

umauma  s. The breast; the bosom. Puk. 4:6. The breast, i. e., the meat of the breast. Puk. 29:26. Umauma hoali, wave breast. Nah. 18:18. Umauma luli, wave breast. Oihk. 7:34. Kahi mawaena o na waiu. adj. Of or belonging to the breast; he pale umauma, a breast plate. 1 Sam. 17:5.

umauma hāiki  narrow-chested (EH)

umauma lahalaha  broad-chested (EH)

umaumalei [uma·uma·lei]  n. a fish similar to but darker than the palani or pualu. It has bright orange-red spots around the gills and side fins and at the base of the caudal fin where the spike is set. lit., lei [for the] chest. FIS LEI

umaumalei  s. A name of a species of fish.

umauma moa  n. chicken breast. FOO BIR

umauma nahā  hungry (EH)

ʻūmaupaʻa [ʻū·mau·paʻa]  n. component, constituent.

ume  n. same as kala, a fish. [(MP) PPn *ʻume, a fish (Naso. sp.)]FIS

ʻume₁  S  nvt. to draw, pull, attract, entice; attractive, alluring; attraction. (Mele 1.4) [Pn(EP) *kume, pull, haul]

pahu ʻumedrawer, bureau

ʻume i ka ihuto pull on the nose, as with a handkerchief or with the fingers, causing the nose to discharge, said of one who weeps in sorrow (ON 2873)

ʻume  S  n. drawer. see pahu ʻume.

ume  v. To pull; to pull after one; to draw out, as a drawer of a bureau. fig. To incline one to go after another. Mel. Sol. 1:4. s. A drawing out; a pulling; a lengthening out, as a sound. adj. Mea ume, something drawing; attractive. fig. Mea ume, the mistress of a lover; hele aku o Hauiliki a i ka mea ume. Laieik. 114. see No. 3 of the preceding.

ʻume₂  S  nvt. a sexual game for commoners, the counterpart of kilu, the chiefs' game. (Malo 214-15: ch 41). It was called ʻume, to draw, because players of opposite sex were drawn to one another. to pair off in the game. SPO

Mea ʻume, anohale.Master of ceremonies in the game of ʻume.

Ua ʻume ʻia aʻe nei kāua e ka mea ʻume o ka ʻaha leʻaleʻa.We have been paired off by the master of ceremonies of this merry throng. (Laie 483 [92])

ume  A kind of a lascivious play in the night; he lealea o ka ume i ka po.

ʻume₃  S  nvt. fermata in music, hold, pause; to lengthen, as a sound. MUS

ʻume  S  n. fermata, i.e. the symbol placed over a note, chord, or rest indicating the extension of duration longer than the indicated time value, in music. MUS

ume  To lengthen, as a sound. A name given to the character hold in music.

ʻume₄  an overlaid or braided thatching used on corners and ridges of a house. (AP)

ume  The grass and thatching on the corners and ridges of a house.

ʻumeʻalu  n. bur grass (Cenchrus echinatus), a weedy grass bearing round burs, which stick to passersby. also mauʻu kukū. (Neal 76–7)PLA

ʻumeʻana  drawing (pulling) (EH)

ʻume ʻia  attracted (EH)

ʻumekaumaha [ʻume·kau·maha]  S  n. gravity. lit., weight attraction. SCI

ʻumekaumaha [ʻume·kau·maha]  S  n. gravity. SCI

mīkini hoʻopau ʻumekaumahaantigravity machine

piko ʻumekaumahacenter of gravity

ʻumekaumaha māikimicrogravity

ʻumekaumaha ʻolezero gravity

ʻumeke  n. bowl, calabash, circular vessel, as of wood or gourd. PPN *kumete. [He pola i hana ʻia me ka lŠāʻau.]

E pua ana ka ʻōhiʻa ʻai a hōʻumeke i ka malama o Hinaiaʻeleʻele.The mountain apple blooms and fruits form in the month of Hinaiaʻeleʻele. (Kep. 93)

hoʻoʻumeke, hōʻumeketo assume the shape of a bowl; to assume the shape of fruit, to bear fruit. Fig., to have enough to eat

ʻumeke kāʻeoa well-filled calabash [a well-filled mind]

ʻumeke pala ʻolecalabash without a dab [empty bowl, empty mind]

umeke  s. A poi calabash; full form, umekepoi. see next.

ʻumekeʻai  n. var. spelling of ʻumeke ʻai, poi bowl. Fig., source of food, of the uplands. AltSpel POI

ʻumeke ʻai, ʻumekeʻai  n. poi bowl. fig., source of food, of the uplands. [(EO) PPn *kumete, wooden bowl]POI

ʻumeke ipu kai  n. bowl, as for serving meat or salty meat.

ʻumeke kāʻeo  a well-filled mind (fig.) (EH)

ʻumeke kepakepa [ʻumeke kepa·kepa]  n. bowl with horizontal flat panels. lit., wedged bowl.

ʻumeke lāʻau  n. wooden bowl.

ʻumeke māna ʻai  n. very small bowl, as formerly used for poi by favorite children. lit., poi mouth-fed bowl. POI

ʻumeke ʻōpaka [ʻumeke ʻō·paka]  n. bowl with vertical panels with vertical edges between them. see ʻōpaka₁.

ʻumeke pala ʻole  an empty mind (fig.) (EH)

ʻumeke palapaʻa [ʻumeke pala·paʻa]  n. thick-bottomed wooden calabash. lit., firm-dabbed bowl, perhaps so called because dabs of poi are held firm in this type of calabash that does not upset. POI

ʻumeke pāwehe [ʻumeke ·wehe]  n. a decorated gourd bowl, as made on Niʻihau.

ʻumeke pōhue [ʻumeke ·hue]  n. gourd calabash, gourd bowl. see pōhue, gourd...

ʻumeke poi  poi bowl (EH)

umekepoi  s. A poi calabash full of food, much valued by Hawaiians; o ke aloha ka mea i oi aku ka maikai mamua o ka umekepoi ame ka ipukaia.

ʻume launa  S  n. the attraction that draws two solids and makes them one.

ʻume lauoho [ʻume lau·oho]  S  n. the attraction that draws liquids up through narrow tubes, capillary action; siphon. lit., hair attraction. SCI

ʻumelauoho [ʻume·lau·oho]  S  n. capillary. SCI

paipuliʻi ʻumelauohocapillary pipette

wai ʻumelauohocapillary water

ʻūmelu [ʻū·melu]  {ʻū- + melu₁} vs. somewhat decomposed, as fish. cf. melu₁. FIS

ʻume mageneti  S   var. spelling of ʻume mākēneki, the attraction or pull of a magnet...

ʻume mākēneki, ʻume mageneti [ʻume ··neki]  S  n. the attraction or pull of a magnet. SCI

ʻume mākēneki [ʻume ··neki]  S  n. magnetism. lit., magnet attraction. SCI

ʻumena  S  n. an attraction, pulling. see ʻume₁, draw, pull...

ʻūmene [ʻū·mene]  same as ʻūpepe, flat-nosed...

ʻume niniu  S  vt. centripetal, i.e. acting in a direction toward a center. lit., spinning attraction. cf. lele niniu. SCI

manehu ʻume niniucentripetal force

ʻumeʻume  S   redup. of ʻume₁, draw, pull..., ʻume₂, sexual game..., ʻume₃, fermata in music... PCP *kumekume, to pull.

umeume  v. see umi. To pull; to hook; to draw. To struggle, as two persons for the same thing. see paumeume. s. Name of a game. E kalai ia na moo a pau i ka umeumeia.

ʻUmeʻumelehelehe [ʻUmeʻume-lehelehe]  placename. point, Kamalō qd., north Molokaʻi. lit.: lips (or labia of vagina) pulling back and forth.

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ʻumi

see below...

  ʻumi₁ - to strangle, choke, suffocate, throttle, smother, stifle, suppress; to ....
      ʻumi i ka hanu - to hold the breath
      ʻumi kamaliʻi - same as ʻumi keiki, infanticide...
      ʻumi keiki - infanticide; to strangle infants; foeticide.
      ʻumi wai - to flush, of a toilet.
          ----------
          nāʻīā ʻumi - to boycott, i.e. abstain from buying from or dealing with (a company) as a means of ....
          pule ʻumi - a black magic prayer which was uttered without drawing breath. lit., throttled ....
  ʻumi₂ - ten, tenth (num. from 11 to 19 are listed below).
      ʻumi kapuaʻi - see laina ʻumi kapuaʻi, ten-foot line, in volleyball; ʻaʻena ʻumi kapuaʻi.
      ʻumi kūmā- - an element compounded with numbers from one to nine to indicate 11 to 19.
      ʻumi kūmāhā - fourteen.
      ʻumi kūmāhiku - seventeen.
      ʻumi kūmāiwa - nineteen.
      ʻumi kūmākahi - eleven.
      ʻumi kūmākolu - thirteen.
      ʻumi kūmālima - fifteen.
      ʻumi kūmālua - twelve.
      ʻumi kumamā- - Numbers one to nine are suffixed to this also. (Bib.)
      ʻumi kumamāhā - fourteen
      ʻumi kumamāhiku - seventeen
      ʻumi kumamāiwa - nineteen
      ʻumi kumamākahi - eleven
      ʻumi kumamākolu - thirteen, thirteenth
      ʻumi kumamālima - fifteen
      ʻumi kumamālua - dozen, twelve
      ʻumi kumamāono - sixteen
      ʻumi kumamāwalu - eighteen
      ʻumi kūmāono - sixteen.
      ʻumi kūmāwalu - eighteen.
      ʻumi minuke i hala - ten minutes after
      ʻumi minuke i koe - ten minutes before
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          ʻaukā helu hapa ʻumi - tenth strip, in math. lit., strip (to) count tenths.
          hapa ʻumi - tenths; deci-, a prefix meaning one tenth (d). abb. hʻm. also keki-.
          huina ʻumi - decagon, i.e. a ten-sided polygon.
          kūana ʻumi - tens, as place value, in math.
          viola ʻumi - var. spelling of wiola ʻumi, instrument of ten strings...
          waiwai hapa ʻumi - tithe, tithing. lit., one-tenth property.
          wiola ʻumi - instrument of ten strings (Hal. 92.3), psaltery (Hal. 81.2). lit., ten viol.
  ʻUmi₃ - probably the most famous of early chiefs, dated by Fornander (For. 6:324) ....

ʻumi₁  vt.
  • to strangle, choke, suffocate, throttle, smother,
  • stifle, suppress; to repress, as desire.
 
bc [Pn(NP) *kumi, strangle] [Ka hana a kekahi kanaka me kona mau lima i ka ʻāʻī o kekahi i hiki ʻole iā ia ke hanu.]

E ʻumi i ka waimaka.Hold back the tears.

ʻumi  vt. to pressure, in basketball. SPO

ʻUmi nui ʻia ʻo Karl Malone e ʻekolu mea kūpale i minuke hope loa o ka hoʻokūkū.Karl Malone usually gets pressured by three defenders in the last few minutes of the game.

umi  v. To lengthen out the breath. see ume. To suppress the breath. To choke; to strangle; to press upon one so as to stifle him. To crowd in; thrust down. To seize hold of the neck, as if to choke. Mat. 18:28. To suppress a rising emotion. To kill, as an infant in the practice of infanticide. see umireiki and umikamalii. Hoo. To cause to choke; strangle, &c. adj. Strangled; pressed; killed; mea umi wale. Oih. 15:20.

ʻumi₂  num. ten, tenth (num. from 11 to 19 are listed below). bc [PPn *kumi, ten fathom measure]MTH

ʻumi  see hapa ʻumi, tenth part, tithe... NUM

umi  adj. The number ten; ka umi, the tenth. v. To be ten in number. Kin. 18:32.

ʻUmi₃  probably the most famous of early chiefs, dated by Fornander (For. 6:324) as thirteen generations before Kalākaua. Allowing twenty-five years to a generation, this would place ʻUmi's time at about A.D. 1550. Beckwith (HM 391) calls the ʻUmi legend 'one of the most popular of all Hawaiian prose sagas of heroes, embellished as it is with many stock episodes but still preserving the thread of historical accuracy. ʻUmi is still famed as a farmer and fisherman.. .. He kept up the worship of the gods and magnified the practice of human sacrifice.' ʻUmi was conceived by Līloa on his travels. He left recognition tokens, which ʻUmi later took to Līloa. The hostile, oppressive older brother, Hākau, with the conniving of a kahuna, was stoned to death, and ʻUmi left his incognito poverty to become ruling chief. (For. Sel. 114-177)

ʻUmi  placename. caverns, Mauna Loa qd.; peak, Waipiʻo qd., Hawaiʻi. Land section, Kahakuloa qd., Maui. These places are probably named for the sixteenth-century chief of Hawaiʻi. Street and former land section, Kalihi Kai, Honolulu. lit.: strangle. (The name is probably derived from the strangling of a victim used as a human sacrifice at the heiau Hāunapō which stood in the vicinity of the present street; (TM))

ʻumia  pas/imp. of ʻumi₁, to strangle, choke, suffocate, stifle, throttle, smother, suppress; to repress, as desire...

ʻUmia ka hanu!Hold the breath! Be patient, persist! (a war cry)

ʻumiāpau [ʻumi·ā·pau]  n. damping-off, i.e. a diseased condition of seedlings or cuttings caused by fungi and characterized by wilting or rotting. PLA

ʻumihau [ʻumi·hau]  n. offering of pig between two armies before starting battle. (Malo 197)WAR

umihau  The name of the last hog sacrificed when on the point of going into battle; ua kapaia keia puaa he puaa umihau.

umihau  s. Name of a strong east wind which blows all before it.

ʻūmiʻi₁ [ʻū·miʻi]  S  nvt. clamp, clip, clasp, staple, clutch, buckle, vise, trap; to pinch, clip, clasp, clamp, squeeze . also ʻumiki. [Ka hoʻopaʻa ʻana me ka lima me ka ikaika loa.]TOO

ka ʻūmiʻi ʻana i ka wāwaebinding of feet (as formerly of Chinese women)

makaaniani ʻūmiʻispectacles held on the nose with clips, and without supporting handles on the ears; pince-nez

mea hoʻopaʻa ʻūmiʻistapler

ʻūmiʻi [ʻū·miʻi]  S  vt. to staple. Niʻihau. see kui ʻūmiʻi pepa, staple, for paper..., mea ʻūmiʻi pepa, stapler, for paper..., mea wehe ʻūmiʻi, staple remover..., papa ʻūmiʻi, clipboard (computer)..., pihi ʻūmiʻi, snap, fastener ... ILL

S  vt. clamp. cf. ʻūpā hoʻopaʻa. ILL

ʻūmiʻi hano hoʻokolohuatest tube clamp

ʻūmiʻi hoʻopaʻautility clamp

ʻūmiʻi panipinch clamp

ʻūmiʻi₂ [ʻū·miʻi]  S  nvt. sharp body pain, pang, or cramp, as in the side. see ʻūmiʻi₁, clamp... ILL

ʻūmiʻi [ʻū·miʻi]  S  vt. to give a severe electric shock. cf. miki, omo. ILL

ʻO ka noho ʻūmiʻi kekahi ʻano o ka hoʻopaʻi i ka make.The electric chair is one form of capital punishment.

umii  s. A kind of disease or pain in the side attending disease.

ʻūmiʻi ʻana i ka wāwae  foot-binding (EH)

ʻūmiʻi hoʻopaʻa  n. bench vise (KAN)

ʻūmiʻi ʻilikuapo [ʻū·miʻi ʻili·kuapo]  S  vt. belt buckle. also ʻūmiʻi. CLO

ʻumiʻi ʻiole  n. var. spelling of ʻūmiʻi ʻiole, rattrap, mousetrap. AltSpel ANI

ʻūmiʻi ʻiole, ʻumiʻi ʻiole [ʻū·miʻi ʻiole]  S  n. rattrap, mousetrap. ANI

ʻumi i ka hanu  to hold the breath (EH)

ʻūmiʻi kaula [ʻū·miʻi kaula]  S  n. capo, as used on a fretted instrument to raise the pitch of all strings. lit., string clamp. MUS

ʻumiʻikō, ʻūmiʻikō [ʻumiʻi·]  n. introduced sugar-cane leafhopper (Perkinsiella saccharicida). INS

ʻūmiʻikō  n. var. spelling of ʻumiʻikō, introduced sugar-cane leafhopper (Perkinsiella saccharicida). AltSpel INS

ʻūmiʻi kuapo [ʻū·miʻi kuapo]  S  n. belt buckle.

ʻūmiʻi kukui haole [ʻū·miʻi kukui haole]  S  n. nutcracker.

ʻūmiʻilau [ʻū·miʻi·lau]  S  n. planthopper (Oliarus tamehameha). cf. ʻumiʻikō. INS

ʻūmiʻilau ʻakoko [ʻū·miʻi·lau ʻakoko]  S  n. longhead euphorb planthopper (Dictyophorodelphax mirabilis). lit., ʻakoko (genus Euphorbia) shrub planthopper. [+]INS

ʻūmiʻi lauoho [ʻū·miʻi lau·oho]  S  n. hair clasp. CLO

ʻūmiʻi lauoho [ʻū·miʻi lau·oho]  S  vt. bobby pin. Niʻihau. CLO

ʻūmiʻinalo [ʻū·miʻi·nalo]  S  n. Venus flytrap. PLA

ʻūmiʻi paʻa  clasp (firmly), interlocked (EH)

ʻūmiʻi pepa [ʻū·miʻi pepa]  S  n. paper clip, clamp, staple.

ʻumi kamaliʻi [ʻumi kama·liʻi]  same as ʻumi keiki, infanticide...

umikamalii  s. same as umikeiki, infantacide...

ʻumi kapuaʻi [ʻumi kapu·aʻi]  see laina ʻumi kapuaʻi, ten-foot line, in volleyball; ʻaʻena ʻumi kapuaʻi.

ʻumi keiki  n.v. infanticide; to strangle infants; foeticide.

umikeiki  s. Umi and kamalii, a child. The practice of infanticide, mostly by pressing or choking to death. NOTE.—The infant was generally killed by choking or pressing on its first presentation; but if the mother had great affection for it, it was buried alive in the ground. Umikamalii, oia ke kinai ana i ke keiki a make iloko o ka opu o ka makuahine. Nui na hewa o ka wa kahiko, o ka umikamalii, many were the errors of ancient times, infanticide.

ʻumiki  cf. Uluʻoa same as ʻūmiʻi, clamp, clip...

hoʻoʻumikicaus/sim.; to shape a gourd for a drum, as by tying

umiki  v. To pinch with all the fingers. To scratch; to bruise; e wawalu, e wau, e uwau. s. A pinching; a scratching of the skin; e awalu ana me ka hoopohole i ka ili; ka waluwalu.

umiki  s. A large gourd.

ʻūmikimiki [ʻū·miki·miki]  to crumble. redup. of ʻumiki;

ʻUmikoa [ʻUmi-koa]  placename. village and ranch, Mauna Kea qd., Hawaiʻi. lit.: Perhaps lit., brave ʻUmi.

ʻumi kūmā- [ʻumi kū·mā-]  an element compounded with numbers from one to nine to indicate 11 to 19. cf. ʻumi kumamā. (Gram. 10.3)  MTH

ʻumi kūmāhā [ʻumi ··]  num. fourteen. MTH

ʻumi kūmāhiku [ʻumi ··hiku]  num. seventeen. MTH

ʻumi kūmāiwa [ʻumi ··iwa]  num. nineteen. MTH

ʻumi kūmākahi, ʻumikūmākahi [ʻumi ··kahi]  num. eleven. MTH

ʻumikūmākahi  var. spelling of ʻumi kūmākahi, eleven...

ʻumi kūmākolu [ʻumi ··kolu]  num. thirteen. MTH

ʻumi kūmālima [ʻumi ··lima]  num. fifteen. MTH

ʻumi kūmālua [ʻumi ··lua]  num. twelve. MTH

ʻumi kumamā- [ʻumi kuma·mā-]  Numbers one to nine are suffixed to this also. (Bib.) same as ʻumi kūmā-; MTH

ʻumi kumamāhā  fourteen (EH)

ʻumi kumamāhiku  seventeen (EH)

ʻumi kumamāiwa  nineteen (EH)

ʻumi kumamākahi  eleven (EH)

ʻumi kumamākolu  thirteen, thirteenth (EH)

ʻumi kumamālima  fifteen (EH)

ʻumi kumamālua  dozen, twelve (EH)

ʻumi kumamāono  sixteen (EH)

ʻumi kumamāwalu  eighteen (EH)

ʻumi kūmāono [ʻumi ··ono]  num. sixteen. MTH

ʻumi kūmāwalu [ʻumi ··walu]  num. eighteen. MTH

Umilehi [Umi-lehi]  placename. point near Pelekunu Bay, north Molokaʻi.

ʻumi minuke i hala  ten minutes after (EH)

ʻumi minuke i hala, kani ka hola ʻewalu.ten minutes after eight (EH)

ʻumi minuke i koe  ten minutes before (EH)

ʻumi minuke i koe, kani ka hola ʻelima.ten minutes before five (EH)

ʻumina  n. strangling, choking, etc. see ʻumi₁. PNP *kominga.

ʻUmipaʻa [ʻUmi-paʻa]  placename. small land section, Kaunakakai qd., south central Molokaʻi, formerly an inland fishpond. lit.: stifle firmly.

ʻumiʻumi₁  n.
  • whiskers, beard, goatee, mustache;
  • tendril;
  • barbel or feelers on lower jaw of a fish;
  • suckers that fasten bivalves such as the nahawele to rocks;
  • rope used for hauling unfinished canoe hull from the forest to the shore.
 
bc [(MP) PPn *kumi-kumi, beard, chin: *kum(i,u)kum(i,u)]FIS CAN BOD

Ē! ʻumiʻumi kao!Say! Goat's beard! [a taunt of one child to another child who has been scolded, sometimes accompanied by goat-like bleating and tugging on an imaginary beard].

ʻumiʻumi [ʻumi·ʻumi]  see pakuhi pahu me ka ʻumiʻumi, box-and-whiskers graph... FIS CAN BOD

umiumi  s. The beard; hair on the chin; ka huluhulu o ka auwae. A kind of moss which fastens the nahawele, a kind of shell fish, to the rocks.

ʻumiʻumi₂  redup. of ʻumi₁, strangle... bc Possibly PNP *kumikumi, PCP *kumikumi.

umiumi  v. The 13th conj. of umi. To choke; to strangle; to kill. 2 Sam. 10:4.

umiumi  adj. Thick; large, as the branches of trees; na lala umiumi. Isa. 16:8.

ʻumiʻumi ʻauae [ʻumi·ʻumi ʻau·ae]  n. beard, excluding the moustache. usu. ʻumiʻumi. lit., chin beard. cf. ʻumiʻumi lehelehe. BOD

ʻumiʻumi lehelehe [ʻumi·ʻumi lehe·lehe]  n. moustache. lit., lip beard. cf. ʻumiʻumi ʻauae. BOD

ʻumiʻumi o Dole [ʻumiʻumi-o-Dole]  lit., Dole's whiskers. same as hinahina₂, Florida moss PLA

ʻumiʻumi ʻole  beardless (EH)

ʻumiʻumi pēheuheu [ʻumiʻumi ·heu·heu]  n. sideburns.

ʻumi wai  v. to flush, of a toilet.

ʻUmiwai [ʻUmi-wai]  placename. land division, Kohala, Hawaiʻi. (FS 254, 268.). lit.: hold breath [in] water. (A brackish pool here was said to lead to a spring for which one had to dive. An alternate interpretation is 'water [of] ʻUmi', the chief.)

umiwale  s. Umi, to choke, and wale. The seizing of a person by the throat; a killing by strangulation.

umo, umō  nvi. to moo, bellow; to bark, of seals; mooing. ANI

umō  nvi. var. spelling of umo, to moo, bellow; to bark, of seals; mooing. AltSpel ANI

ʻūmōʻaui [ʻū··ʻaui]  n. reactant, reagent. see mōʻaui. SCI

ʻūmōʻauiwawe [ʻū··ʻaui·wawe]  n. catalyst, i.e. a substance which increases the rate of a chemical reaction without being permanently changed itself. also hōʻeleu mōʻaui. SCI

ʻumoki₁  nvt.
  • cork, stopper, plug, bung; to cork, stop up;
  • wad of a gun;
  • partitions in bamboo water containers;
  • to shoot an arrow so that it hits a mark squarely.
 
. see wili wehe ʻumoki, corkscrew... [PPn *ʻumoti, stopper, bung]

umoki  s. A stopple of a calabash; a cork of a bottle; a bung of a barrel. see omoke. He umoki pu, the wad of a gun. v. To stop up, as with a stopple or bung.

ʻumoki₂  vt. to plant taro shoots in small holes made by a stick. (Kep. 153)PLA TAR

ʻumoʻumoki [ʻumoʻu·moki]  to puff at a pipe or cigar, so called because of the movement of the cheeks. redup. of ʻumoki₁, ʻumoki₂;

umu  n. oven, furnace (Ezek. 22.20) ; a heap of rocks placed in the sea for small fish such as the manini to hide in: this was surrounded by a net and the fish were caught. More commonly called imu. bc [(OC) PPn *ʻumu, earth oven]FIS NET FOO

hoʻoumuto make an umu; to pile in a heap

umu  v. To bake, as in an oven; to dig; to heat; to cover up; to do all that belonged to the process of baking food under ground. see imu. To collect; to place together; to leave together, as in making an oven. s. An oven. Oihk. 2:4. A place for baking food; a furnace. Neh. 3:11. Umu hooheehee, a furnace for melting metals. Ezek. 22:20.

umu ahi  n. fire pit.

ka umu ahi e pūnohu anaa smoking furnace (Kin. 15.17)

umuahi  s. lit. A fire oven; a furnace. Kin. 15:17.

umuakua [umu·akua]  same as waiakua, aloof.

umuakua  adj. Unfriendly; unsocial; niggardly.

umu kī  ti-root oven (EH)

umukoʻa [umu·koʻa]  S  n. artificial reef.

umu lepo  n. earth oven. FOO

umulepo  s. Umu and lepo, earth. A furnace for trying metals.

umu loa  same as imu loa, oven used as a sweat bath...

ʻūmuʻo [ʻū·muʻo]  var. of ʻōmuʻo, to nip.

umu pao  S   Hawaiian oven built above the ground... same as imu pao;

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una    unae    unah    unal    unan    unao    unap    unau    une    unea    unek    unel    uneu    unia    unih    unik    unin    unio    unit    uniu    unoa    unoh    unok    unon    unoo    unou    unu    unua    unuh    unuk    unul    unun    unuo    unup    unuu    

-una  [PPn *uŋa, send, order]

hoʻounato send, transmit, send on an errand, command, put to work; to mail; to send spirits on an errand, especially of destruction. see hoa una

hoʻouna na ka mokuleleto send by air mail

una  v. To send one, as on business. Hoo. The same; to commission to go. Nah. 13:17. To send to one with a demand. Ios. 2:3. To exercise authority over one in sending. s. A sending, especially sending one on business; o ke kena e holo i kahiki e imi waiwai.

una₁  n. shell of turtle or tortoise, carapace. [(AN) PPn *ʻuna]

una  s. The shell of the turtle or tortoise.

una₂  same as haha kā ʻupena (net gauge or spacer) so called because some were made of turtle shell.

una₃  var. of une, lever...

una  v. To pry up, as a stone; to loosen by prying; more properly une. see une.

una₄  n. dice.

unā  vs. fatigued, weary . cf. nā₁. (Lunk. 4.21)

hoʻounāto cause weariness

una  adj. Sore or stiff from hard work; tired; weak; fatigued; exhausted. Lunk. 4:21. Dull; stupid; drunk. Tired or weary, as a man sitting still. see unauna same. v. To be weary; fatigued from labor. NOTE.—This word is probably the same as una, to send, as sending on business may cause fatigue. s. Weariness; fatigue, &c.

ʻunae₁  n. the lumpy sea cucumber (Stichopus chloronotes). FIS

ʻunae₂  vs. worn thin and lumpy, as a mattress, or formerly, the dried leaves under the sleeping mat.

unahe₁  {u-₂ + nahe} light breeze. same as nahe; WIN

Hoʻolele lupe i ka unahe.Fly kites in a light breeze. (Kep. 115)

Unahe ka o ka makani.The wind blows gently.

unahe  adj. Soft; melodious, as the voice; he leo unahe. Thin; soft, as kapa; he unahenahe ke kapa.

unahe₂  a foliose lichen (Parmelia perlata). PLA

unahenahe [unahe·nahe]  same as nahenahe, soft.

unahi  vt. scales of a fish; scaly; to scale. bc [(AN) PPn *ʻuna-fi, to scale fish; fish scale]FIS

unahi  s. To scale, as a fish; to scratch off the scales; e hoopau i ka unahi o ka ia mawaho. s. The scales of a fish. Oihk. 11:9. Scaly things; unahi. laau; ka ili oolea i ka ia mawaho. adj. Scaly; hard. 1 Sam. 17:5. Thin; flexible, like a scale.

unahi kalakala [unahi kala·kala]  n. rough scales, especially from midbody to tail of certain fishes; scute. FIS

unahinahi [unahi·nahi]  many scales. redup. of unahi;

unahi ʻole  scaleless (EH)

unahione [unahi·one]  n. paper shell (Foraminiferans). FIS

unahipiʻi [unahi·piʻi]  vs. cracked and peeling, of the soles or heels of the feet.

unahi pikapika heʻe  term of derision (scalers of octopus suction cups, Kula, Maui) (EH)

unahipipi [unahi·pipi]  n. young pipi shellfish. FIS

unahi pōhaku [unahi ·haku]  n. lichen growths on stones. lit., stone scales. PLA

unahiuhu [unahi·uhu]  n. a variety of sweet potato. SWP

una honua  n. plate, as in geology. lit., earth shell. SCI GEO

Ka Una Honua ʻEulāsiaEurasian Plate

Ka Una Honua ʻĪnionūhōlaniIndo-Australian Plate

Ka Una Honua KokosaCocos Plate

Ka Una Honua NasekaNazca Plate

kuʻina una honuaplate techtonics

unala  var. of ulana₁, ulana₂, ulana₃.

unana₁  var. of unala, to plait.

unana₂  vs. wee, tiny. rare. 

unana₃  n. a bird (no data). (KL. line 321) BIR

unana₄  n. a plain. rare. 

unaʻoa  same as kaunaʻoa, a mollusk. [PPn *ʻuŋa-koa, shellfish sp. (Vermetidae): *quga-ko(a,o)]FIS

unaoa  s. The barnacle on the outer plank of a ship.

una piliwaiwai  dice (game) (EH)

unaue  {u-₁ + naue} plural of naue, to move, shake, rock, sway, tremble... see ex. polikua.

-unauna  PNP *ungaunga.

hoʻounaunaredup. of hoʻouna; sorcery

unauna [una·una]  n. hermit crabs in general. also pāpaʻi iwi pūpū. [Pn(MQ) *uŋa-uŋa, hermit crab]CRA

unāunā [unā·unā]  redup. of unā, fatigued, weary...

unauna  adj. Tired; weak; exhausted. see una, to be weary; dull; stupid.

unauna  v. To pry up, as a stone; to loosen by prying; more properly une. see une. v. To send. see una. Hoo. To send on repeated errands. Sol. 10:26. To send new orders frequently. To exercise authority over. Mat. 20:25.

unaunahe  adj. Soft; melodious, as the voice; he leo unahe.

unaunahi [unau·nahi]  vt. to scale, of fish. FIS

unaunahi  v. To scale, as a fish; to scratch off the scales; e hoopau i ka unahi o ka ia mawaho.

une  n.v. lever; lever on a sewing machine that raises or lowers the presser foot; to pry. fig., to urge, disturb, harass. [Ke koi ʻana iā haʻi e hana i kekahi mea āna i makemake ʻole ai.]₁₁TOO

hoʻounecaus/sim

une  vt. lever; to pry, as with a lever. TOO

une  v. To pry, as a stone with a lever; to bear down, as with a lever; to edge on; to pry up out of the dirt, as a stone; to loosen. s. A lever for prying with; a prying; a lifting up. The action or quality of a lever. Anat. 1.

unea  n. nausea, exhaustion. (Nak. 103)ILL

unea  s. Indolence; indifference; stupidity.

uneanea [unea·nea]  redup. of unea, nausea, exhaustion... ILL

une kī  n. shift lever for bobbin winder of a sewing machine.

une kini  n. tab, as on soda cans. lit., can lever. FOO

une kini koloakasoda can tab

une kukui  n. light controls, as for stage productions. lit., lever (for) lights.

unele  nvi. honk of a goose; to honk.

Unele! unele! wahi a ka nēnē.Honk! honk! says the goose [of failure or lack; pun on nele, loss, deprived]. (ON 2878)

une lōhai  lever (EH)

ʻunelunelu [ʻunelu·nelu]  same as nenelu, marsh.

unelunelu  adj. Fat; soft; pliable. see nolunolu. Unelunelu kau haehae ana.

uneune [une·une]  redup. of une, lever...

uneune  v. see une. To pry up; to loosen, as a stone; to remove or turn over, as stones. Kekah. 10:9. To disturb, harass or vex one; o ka hookolokolo hewa, e uneune ana ia ame ka imihala.

uneunea [une·unea]  same as uneanea, nausea. ILL

uneunea  adj. Sickish at the stomach; having no relish for food.

uneune ʻūhā [une·une ʻū·]  n. a kind of sitting wrestling with thighs of contestants shoved back and forth. lit., prying thigh.

ʻunia  n. adult ʻūhini, locust; cricket. INS

unihapa [uni·hapa]  same as uwinihapa, var. spelling of winihapa, brick, named for Captain Winship...

ʻūnihi [ʻū·nihi]  cricket (EH) var. of ʻūhini₁, grasshopper, ʻūhini₂, fine, weblike... INS

unihi  s. A species of grasshopper. see uhini. He mea eheu liilii me he pinao la, a little winged thing like the dragonfly; he mea lele. adj. Small; thin; spindle legged; hence. Weak; without strength.

ʻunihipili₁ [ʻunihi·pili]  n. spirit of a dead person, sometimes believed present in bones or hair of the deceased and kept lovingly. ʻunihipili bones were prayed to for help, and sometimes sent to destroy an enemy. also ʻuhinipili. [Ka ʻuhane o kekahi kanaka i pau i ka make.]₁₀

hōʻunihipiliCaus/sim.; to deify.

unihipili  s. The leg and arm bones of a person. see uhinipili. He kanaka mai loa a hiki ole ke hele mawaho; ua unihipili leo, aole hiki ke pane mai, having a feeble voice, not able to speak; ua uuku ka leo. Unihipili was one name of the class of gods called akuanoho; aumakua was another; they were the departed spirits of deceased persons. adj. The qualities of some gods; na akua unihipili, ame na akua mano.

ʻunihipili₂ [ʻunihi·pili]  same as ʻuhinipili₂, thin, tapering...

unikalio, unitario [uni·kalio]  n. Unitarian.

ʻūniki [ʻū·niki]  nvi. graduation exercises, as for hula, lua fighting, and other ancient arts (probably related to niki, to tie, as the knowledge was bound to the student). HUL LUA

ʻūnina₁ [ʻū·nina]  var. of ʻūlina, soft, rubbery...

ʻūnina₂ [ʻū·nina]  n. gelatin. cf. palaholo. FOO

ʻūninanina [ʻū·nina·nina]  redup. of ʻūnina, soft...

uninanina  adj. Plump; fat; applied to the cheeks of a person. see oninana and ulinalina.

uniona [uni·ona]  n. union, labor union. Eng.

ʻuniona [ʻuni·ona]  n. union.

kūkaʻi ʻaelike ʻunionacollective bargaining

unitario  var. spelling of unikalio, Unitarian...

ʻuniu  same as manu₃, canoe projections. CAN

ʻūniu [ʻū·niu]  S  vi. to pivot. see kū ʻūniu.

unoʻa  var. of unoʻo, scorched...

unoa  adj. Raw; uncooked.

unoho  {u-₁ + noho₂} plural of noho₂, to live, reside, inhabit, occupy (as land), dwell, stay, tarry, marry, sit..., noho₃, to possess, as of a medium by a spirit or god... [Ka noho like ʻana o ʻelua a ʻoi mea.]

ʻunoko  Hawaiʻi. same as kōʻeleʻele, seaweeds SWD

unonoho [uno·noho]  {u-₁ + nonoho} plural and frequentative of noho₂, to live, reside, inhabit, occupy (as land), dwell, stay..., noho₃, possession of a medium by a spirit or god; possessed... [Like ka manaʻo me “unoho”, ka noho like ʻana o ʻelua a ʻoi mea.]

unonoke [uno·noke]  redup. of noke, to persist, continue, repeat, persevere, keep on...

Unonoke ihona i ke ʻāʻumeʻume.Persist in the struggle.

unoʻo  vs. scorched, partly consumed by fire, inflamed. [PPn *ʻunoko, contused, bruised]

unoo  adj. Not well cooked, as food; applied to vegetable food; when applied to meat, it is kolekole; but this last is sometimes applied to food; unoo ka ai, unoo ka malakeke.

unouno  v. To be red; inflamed, as the eyes. see also nounou.

unounoʻo [unou·noʻo]  same as unoʻo, scorched...

Unounoʻo Puna i ke kua wahine.The goddess scorched Puna.

unu₁  n. small stone, pebble, stone chip; wedge, prop. cf. unu pehi ʻiole. STO

hoʻounuto place stones; to pave, macadamize

Kohala i ka unu paʻa.Kohala with the solid stone [firmness]. (ON 1815)

unu kokolekachocolate chip

unu  n. chip, as in computer hardware. see unu lawelawe. CMP

unu  Small stones or chips of stones for propping up and sustaining large ones. A prop or wedge. see makia. The small stones used to fasten the posts of a house when erected in the ground. Any small stones. v. To prop up; to help hold up; e unu iki ae paha ka pono, to help a little perhaps will be well; to shove back or retract, as the skin in amputation.

unu₂  n. altar, heiau, especially a crude one for fishermen or for the god Lono. FIS

unu kupukupuan agricultural heiau (PH 31.202)

unu  s. A place of worship; a temple; he heiau, he luakini.

unu₃  rare var. of inu, to drink [PPn *unu, drink]

unu  v. To drink; same as inu; unu awa, to drink awa.

unu₄  rare var. of ulu₁, grow, ulu₂, possessed by a god... WIN

E ka unu me ka ua Kīpuʻupuʻu.By the stirring [of the wind] and the Kīpuʻupuʻu rain. (song)

unu₅  n. name given for a section of canoe endpiece. cf. ulu₇. (For. 5:612–3) CAN

ʻunu  vt.
  • to shorten,
  • hoist,
  • jerk upwards;
  • to pull or draw together, as the hair.

hoʻounucaus/sim.; to massage with the palm of the hand and with quick movements rather than gentle pressure

ʻunu  also: kaupapa, to overlap, as roof shingles. Niʻihau also ʻunuʻunu.[+]

ʻunu  vs. sprained. ILL

unu  v. To make up into a round heap; to shorten. adj. Made round; heaped up, &c.

unu  s. A coward.

ʻunua  pas/imp. of ʻunu, shorten, hoist...

unua  v. To put or thrust into, as a spear into a man. To breathe into a bamboo. To put in and tread down, as feathers or pulu into a cask in order to put in more; e unua iho i ka hulu, alaila hahao hou; ua unuaia ka wawae.

unuhe  same as uluhe, ferns. [PPn *hulufe, fern sp: *(s,h)(a,u)(l,n)ufe]FER

unuhi₁  vt. to take out, withdraw, as money from a bank, or a drawer from a desk; to unsheath, extract; to take off, as a ring. bc [(AN) PPn *unu, take out, pull out] [Ka kiʻi ʻana i kekahi mea mai loko mai o ka ipu, ka hōkelo a mea like paha. Huki i waho.],₁₄

hoʻounuhito have something withdrawn, etc

unuhi  v. To draw out in various ways. To take, as a ring from a finger. Kin. 41:42. To take out, as the hand from one's bosom. Puk. 4:6. To draw out; unsheathe, as a sword. Puk. 15:9. To let fall from a bundle. Rut. 2:16. To draw out, as from a ditch. To take away a part; to substract, as in arithmetic.

unuhi₂  vt. to translate, interpret. bc

hoʻounuhito have something translated

mea unuhitranslator, interpreter

unuhi kūlike loaliteral translation; to make such

unuhi laulā loafree translation; to make such

unuhi ʻōleloto translate or interpret; translator, interpreter

unuhi piliclose, literal translation; to make such

unuhi  To translate from one language to another; i unuhiia mai ka olelo Hawaii a i ka olelo Beritania. see nuhi.

unuhi  adj. Perfect; good; skillful; wise; he hemolele, he maikai, he akamai, he naauao.

unuhia [unu·hia]  pas/imp. of unuhi₁, to take out, withdraw...

unuhi kālā  withdraw money (EH)

unuhi kūana [unuhi ·ana]  vt. expanded form, in math; to expand. lit., interrupt place value. MTH

E unuhi kūana i ka helu 395.Expand the number 395 [395 = 300 + 90 + 5].

helu unuhi kūanaexpanded numeral

unuhi kūlike loa [unuhi ·like loa]  nvt. literal translation; to make such.

unuhi laulā loa [unuhi lau· loa]  nvt. free translation; to make such.

unuhina [unu·hina]  n. translation.

unuhi ʻōlelo [unuhi ʻō·lelo]  n.v. to translate or interpret; translator, interpreter.

unuhi pili  nvt. close, literal translation; to make such.

unukā [unu·]  n. asphalt. see hoʻūnukā.

unu kupukupu  altar (EH)

Unulau₁ [unu·lau]  n. a wind famous in song noted on Kauaʻi, West Maui, and Niʻihau; according to (Emerson) (UL 196), the trade wind. see ex. puka, puʻupā, wiliʻōkaʻi₂. WIN

Unulau₂ [unu·lau]  n. name of a star. STA

unu lawelawe [unu lawe·lawe]  n. processor, as in computer hardware. lit., chip (to) perform. see unu. CMP

ʻunuloa₁ [ʻunu·loa]  n. Kauaʻi name for nāpili, a fish. FIS

ʻUnuloa₂ [ʻunu·loa]  n. a wind, Puna, Hawaiʻi. WIN

ununa  var. of uluna₁, pillow, uluna₂, upper part of arm, uluna₃, center part of net...

ununa  s. A pillow; something for another to rest on. see uluna.

unūnu  var. spelling of unuunu, singe...

ununu  v. To pull or scrape off the hair of a dog or hog preparatory to cooking. NOTE.—It was done by laying the animal on a fire.

ununu  s. Young ohia timber used in making gods. A stick erected as a sign of kapu. Name of a wind or sea breeze at Puuloa.

Unuohua [Unu-o-Hua]  placename. same as Kaunuohua. lit.: altar of Hua.

unu pehi ʻiole  S  n. rat-pelting pebble, insulting epithet for a person of no consequence.

unupehiiole  s. Name of a class of persons who adhered to others for the sake of a house.

unuunu₁  vt. to singe, as the feathers of a chicken before dressing it, or the hairs of a pig or dog by rolling it over hot oven stones; to pluck, as feathers from a fowl. also uluulu. PCP *(u)ngu(u)nu.

unuunu₂  var. of uluulu₃, tangled.

unuunu₃  stick erected as a taboo sign. (AP)

unuunu₄  young ʻōhiʻa timber, as used in making images. (AP)

ʻunuʻunu  redup. of ʻunu, shorten, hoist...

hōʻunuʻunuto pleat, overlap in sewing; to pull up, as a sagging petticoat

ʻunuʻunu [ʻunu·ʻunu]  vt. to overlap, as shingles on a roof. cf. piliwai.

unuunu  v. To prop up. see unu. Hoo. E hoounuunuia. s. Something gathered into heaps; applied to soldiers who are cowardly and shrink from fighting; alaila, o aku imua me he unuuna la ke ano. adj. Piled up, as several ohias in one hand; ame ka ohia unuunu ma ka lima.

unuunu hoʻouluʻai [unuunu hoʻo·uluʻai]  n. agricultural heiau.

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uo

uoa    uoi    uoki    uolo    uomo    uoo    uouo    

, uwō, ʻuō  S  vi. to bellow, roar, shout loudly, howl. see kūō, leo uwō. MUS

pule loudly chanted prayer (Kep. 57)

uo, uwo  v. To cry out; to bellow, as a bull; to roar, as a lion; e uo no ka liona i kona leo me ka ikaika loa.

ʻuo₁, ʻuwo  nvt. a group of feathers tied together in a small bunch, to be made into a feather lei or cloak; to tie thus; to tie into a lei; to string on a needle; to splice, interweave, as strands of a rope; seizing turns in lashing. PCP *kuo. [1. Ka nākiʻi a hilo pū ʻana paha i kekahi mau mea a hoʻokahi. 2. He pūʻulu hulu manu i nākiʻi pū ʻia a mālama ʻia a hiki i ka wā e hana ʻia ai i ʻahuʻula no ke aliʻi. Nākiʻikiʻi a lilo i hoʻokahi.],₁₄FLO LEI

Ke ʻuo i ka mānaithreading [flowers] on the needle (PH 191)

ʻUo ʻia i ka mānai hoʻokahistrung on the same lei needle [married] (ON 2881)

uo  v. Ka uo ana i ka lei, ke kui ana me ka manai, a uo aku i ke kaula; to fasten by tying or braiding for a certain purpose; to splice two ends of rope.

ʻuo₂, ʻuwo  same as ʻuoʻuo₁, adhesive, sticky...

uo  s. Ka uo, ka aeae, ka wali, ka uouo; the soft fluidity of poi mixed thin with water and clear of lumps. adj. Ka poi uo, ka ai uouo; soft; paste like; fluid, as soft poi.

uo  s. The jingling of money. adj. Quality of a species of ohia; ka ohia uo, uouolea iuka.

ʻUo  placename. ancient surfing area, Lahaina qd., Maui. (Finney-Houston 28)

uoa₁  same as uouoa, a fish. [Pn(CE) *uoa, a mullet-like fish: *uo(u)a]FIS

uoa  s. Name of a species of fish.

uoa₂  n. name given for an unknown disease, characterized by aching shoulders. ILL

uoi  vi. to move along, of many; to slouch along together. WIN

hoʻouoicaus/sim

I ka hele ua o Manuʻakepa uoi aku i ka loa o Koʻiālana.The rain journey of Manuʻakepa, moving at random along the length of Koʻiālana. (song)

uoki, uwoki  {u-₂ + oki₁} idiom used only in commands. Stop it! Quit! Don't touch! Be careful! (see ex., hāmama) bc PPN *ʻoti.

uoki  v. Contraction of ua oki; used in the imperative mood; stop; cease; be done; leave off. see oki.

ʻūʻoki puni uila [ʻū·ʻoki puni uila]  n. circuit breaker, i.e. a device which automatically interrupts electric current before wires in a circuit get too hot. lit., instrument (which) breaks electric circuit.

uolo  nvi. to call out; a loud calling.

I kaʻu uolo ʻana aku e lohe mai iaʻu.When I call out, listen to me. (Hal. 4.1)

uolo  v. To call upon one; to call upon; to complain. Hal. 4:1. see ualo.

ʻūomo [ʻū·omo]  n. sorbent, an absorbent material such as used in chromatography. see omo. SCI

ʻūomo ikehu [ʻū·omo ikehu ]  n. solar panel. lit., instrument (for) sucking solar energy. SCI

uoʻo  vs. tough. PAN

He hala uoʻoa tough old pandanus [a tight-fisted person, named for Pūhalahua, a Hawaiian noted for thrift] (ON 924)

uōuō, uwōuwō [·uō, uwō·uwō]  redup. of , bellow, roar... BIR TRE

hoʻūouocaus/sim

uōuō leoshouting voices, especially said of noisy pickers of mountain apples (ʻōhiʻa ʻai), contrasting with the silent people snaring birds on the branches of the ʻōhiʻa hāmau trees

uouo  adj. see uo, to cry out. Roaring; crying; having a strong voice; he kanaka uouo o Kamehameha.

ʻuoʻuo₁  vs. adhesive, sticky, but without lumps, as good poi; tough, strong. [Ka wali loa e like me ka poi wali maikaʻi. Ka pipili a heheʻe e like me ka poi wali loa me ka puʻupuʻu ʻole. ʻO kekahi manaʻo hoʻi, he mea pill paʻa a ikaika o ke ʻano.],POI

ka poi ʻuoʻuo o kāohi puʻusticky poi that settles nicely down the throat (ON 1541)

uouo  adj. see uo, soft. Soft; paste like, as poi wet with water; clear; fine; without lumps.

ʻuoʻuo₂  vt. to string, as leis. LEI

uouoa [uou·oa]  n. a fish (Neomyxus chaptalii), known as the false mullet or false ʻamaʻama, distinguishable from the true mullet by its narrower and tapered mouth and creamy rather than silvery pectoral fins. The head, when eaten, was supposed to cause sleeplessness and nightmares. FIS

Ua hopu hewa i ka uouoaaccidentally caught an uouoa [in trouble, play on uō, to howl]

ʻuoʻuolea [ʻuoʻuo·lea]  shadows and gloom of a forest; weird, ghostly, fearsome. (AP)

uouolea  s. A species of ohia; ka ohia uo, uouolea iuka.

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up

upa    upaa    upah    upai    upak    upal    upam    upan    upao    upap    upau    upe    upeh    upen    upep    upi    upih    upii    upik    upil    upiu    upo    upoh    upoi    upol    upop    upu    upuk    upup    upuu    

ūpā  n.v. var. spelling of ʻūpā, any instrument that opens and shuts... AltSpel TOO

ʻūpā, ūpā [ʻū·]  n.v.
  • any instrument that opens and shuts, as shears, scissors, tongs, bellows, carpenter's compass, pliers;
  • to beat, as the heart;
  • to open and shut, as the mouth champing food;
  • to slam, bang, as a door.
  • fig., a furious attack, onslaught.
bc TOO

mākala ʻūpāmasseter muscle, i.e. the muscle that closes the jaw

upa  v. To act, as the jaws in eating; to open and shut, as the mouth in eating or speaking. To devour with greediness. To chew, as food, i. e., the action of the jaws in chewing. s. Any instrument that opens and shuts after the manner of shears, scissors, a compass, bellows, &c.; a carpenter's compass. Isa. 44:13. The action of the material heart in receiving and sending out blood. Anat. 44. NOTE—Cutting instruments were formerly made of shark's teeth. see the compounds of the upa class. adj. Strong, as a man who does a great deal of work or rows fast in a canoe.

upaa  v. O hele e ke kama e upaa me ka pipine.

ʻūpā ahi [ʻū· ahi]  n. tongs for picking up hot coals. TOO

upaahi  s. Upa and ahi, fire. Tongs. Puk. 25:38.

upaʻapaʻani [upaʻa·paʻani]  vt. to play together.

ʻūpā hoʻopaʻa [ʻū· hoʻo·paʻa]  n. forceps. lit., tongs (that) hold fast. cf. ʻūmiʻi hoʻopaʻa. TOO

upai  tall, thin. (And.)

upai  adj. Long; tall; slender; loihi, piopio.

ʻupaʻi  vi.
  • to flap, as wings, clothes in the wind;
  • to bend in the wind, as a branch;
  • to walk with a flapping movement.
BIR

Mehe ʻupaʻi na ke koaʻe .Like the flapping of a tropic bird's [wings]. (PH 101)

ʻupaʻipaʻi [ʻupaʻi·paʻi]  to hover. redup. of ʻupaʻi, flap...

upaipai  v. To bend, as the rafters of a house in a strong wind. see opaipai. s. The bending or vibration of the rafters of a house in a wind.

ʻūpā kāpōʻai [ʻū· ··ʻai]  n. compass, an instrument for describing circles or transferring measurements, in math. cf. pānānā. MTH

ʻūpā koli kukui [ʻū· koli kukui]  n. candle snuffers. lit., scissors cutting off candlenut.

upakolikukui  s. Upa and koli and kukui. Snuffers. Puk. 25:38.

ʻūpalu₁ [ʻū·palu]  vs. gentle, mild, soft-spoken, soft, tender, fragile, languid. FER

Ua ʻūpalu wale ke oho o ke kupukupu.The kupukupu fern fronds are soft.

ʻūpalu [ʻū·palu]  vs. mild, as a solution. see ʻakika ʻūpalu kūlohelohe. FER

E hoʻomākaukau i kekahi māʻōʻāna kopa ʻūpalu.Prepare a mild solution of soap.

upalu  v. To be young; beautiful; comely. Ua upalu wale i ke oho o ke kupukupu Pepe ka maka o ka ahihi ka makahelei o Malalla—e.—Mele. adj. Beautiful; splendid; lovely.

ʻūpalu₂ [ʻū·palu]  n. a soft-bodied holothurian (Opheodesoma spectabilis), sea cucumber. FIS

ʻūpalu₃ [ʻū·palu]  n. a bird (no data). BIR

ʻūpalupalu₁ [ʻū·palu·palu]  redup. of ʻūpalu₁, gentle, mild, soft-spoken, soft, tender, fragile, languid...

ʻūpalupalu₂ [ʻū·palu·palu]  nvt. according to (Malo), a type of fishing; translated by (Emerson) as "ordinary angling." (Malo 210, 213)FIS

ʻupā makani  n. var. spelling of ʻūpā makani, bellows. AltSpel TOO

ʻūpā makani, ʻupā makani [ʻū· makani]  n. bellows. TOO

upamakani  s. Upa and makani, wind. Bellows. Ier. 6:29.

ʻūpā mauʻu [ʻū· mauʻu]  n. grass shears. TOO

ʻūpā mikiʻao [ʻū· mikiʻao]  n. fingernail or manicure scissors. TOO

ʻūpā nihoniho  pinking shears (EH)

ʻūpā nui [ʻū· nui]  n. shears. TOO

ʻūpā ʻoki nihoniho [ʻū· ʻoki niho·niho]  n. pinking shears. lit., shears for cutting points. TOO

ʻupāpalu₁ [ʻupā·palu]  same as ʻūpalupalu₁, gentle, mild...

ʻupāpalu₂ [ʻupā·palu]  n. the larger cardinal fishes, Apogon spp., Apogonichthys perdix, Foa brachygramma. A var. name is ʻupāpalu maka nui. FIS

upapalu  s. Name of a species of fish.

ʻūpa ʻume, ʻūpā ʻume [ʻū·pa ʻume]  S  n. nippers.

ʻūpā ʻume  n. var. spelling of ʻūpa ʻume, nippers. AltSpel

ʻūpāʻūmiʻi  n. var. spelling of ʻūpā ʻūmiʻi, pliers. AltSpel

ʻūpā ʻūmiʻi, ʻūpāʻūmiʻi [ʻū· ʻū·miʻi]  S  n. pliers.

ʻupaʻupā  to rub clothes up and down a washboard. redup. of ʻūpā, any instrument that opens and shuts, as shears, scissors, tongs, bellows, carpenter's compass; to beat, as the heart...; [Ka wehe a pani nui ʻana o kekahi mea hana e like me ka ʻūpā.]CLO

upaupa  v. see upa. To open or act, as the mouth in speaking or in prayer; e upaupa ana i ka waha me he mea pule la.

upaupai  v. To hover, as an owl or other bird just before darting on its prey; to remain suspended in the air, as an owl; e upaupai i na eheu; e peahiahi.

ūpē [ū·]  {ū- + pē₁} vs.
  • crushed, flattened;
  • humble, bashful;
  • dry and juiceless, as sugar cane.
 
(Gram. 6.3.3)   [Pn(CE) *kupe, ??]SUG

hale maka ūpēhumble-appearing house

hoʻoūpēto crush, belittle, flatten, treat contemptuously (Kep. 107)

upe  s. A living with quietness and propriety after having been mischievous and wicked; ka upe, opepe, hoolulelule; e upe ana i na malua nui o Hawaii.

ʻupe₁  same as io, a rib on a paddle. CAN

ʻupe₂  n. spear point. WAR

Paʻa loa i loko o ka ʻupe o ka ihe.Firmly stuck within the spear point. (For. 4:469)

ʻūpē [ʻū·]  n.
  • mucus.
  • fig., tears, grief.
 
. also hūpē. [Pn(CE) *kuupee, mucus] [Ka hūpē e loaʻa mai ma ka ihu ke uē nui.],BOD

Ē kēnā wahi keiki ʻūpē kole.O you little mucus-laden red [nosed] boy. (GP 24)

He ʻūpē, he waimaka, he waimaka aloha.The nose runs from weeping, tears, tears of love. (PH 139)

Kahe ka ʻūpē.Mucus flows.

Mai hoʻomakamaka wahine, he ʻūpē ka loaʻa.Don't make a pal of a woman, nose running in grief is the outcome.

upe  s. The mucus or secretion of the nose; petuita; a ua kaumaha nui au i na waimaka ame ka upe o na makaainana a pau. Mai makamaka wahine i ka upe ke ola. Haw. Prov.

ʻūpehupehu [ʻū·pehu·pehu]  S  vs. swollen, bloated; inflammation. cf. pehu₁.

upehupehu  v. To be swollen; enlarged. see pehu. adj. Large; fleshy, but weak, as a fat man. see pehu.

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ʻupena
fishing net, net, web. Fig., trap.

see below...

  ʻupena ahuulu - same as ʻupena uluulu, a scoop net with two parallel sticks for a frame...
  ʻupena ʻākiʻikiʻi - dip net.
  ʻupena ʻakuku - net held open by supporting stick.
  ʻupena ʻalihi - name given for a net spread over a patient by a medical kahuna in order to ....
  ʻupena ʻapoʻapo - gill net.
  ʻupena ʻelala - insect net.
  ʻupena ʻelala ʻeke - insect bag net, as for collecting insects from a small bush. lit., bag insect net.
  ʻupena ʻelala hoʻolewa lewa - insect fixed net, as hung in a wind corridor to catch insects. lik, hung insect net.
  ʻupena ʻelala kāʻeʻe - insect sweep net. lit., kāʻeʻe-style net (for) insects.
  ʻupena hoʻoheihei - a type of net or snare (no data).
  ʻupena hoʻolei - throwing net.
  ʻupena hoʻolewalewa - gill net stretched at high tide across fish runs in shallow water. lit., suspended ....
  ʻupena hoʻomoemoe - set net.
  ʻupena hōuna - net made of fibers of hau and ʻahu-ʻawa. lit., scoop net.
  ʻupena ʻiao - net for ʻiao, bait fish.
  ʻupena kāʻeʻe - scoop net
  ʻupena kahe - net similar to the pākuʻikuʻi. lit., flow net.
  ʻupena kāheʻe - scoop or hand net.
  ʻupena kāʻili - a type of net or seine (no data).
  ʻupena kākā uhu - see kākā₄,
  ʻupena kāwaʻa - net about forty fathoms long used in deep-sea fishing with canoes.
  ʻupena kiloi - throwing net.
  ʻupena kiola - throwing net.
  ʻupena kō lau - seine. lit., rope-pulling net.
  ʻupena kolo - immense bag net said to be from sixteen to twenty-four fathoms deep. lit., towing ....
  ʻupena kuʻu - gill net, set net.
  ʻupena lauoho - hair net.
  ʻupena luʻuluʻu - small net, baited, weighted down, and set on the sea floor; fishermen dived ....
  ʻupena māʻiʻo - net made of hau fiber. lit., jagged net.
  ʻupena mākini - a net used for destruction, as by robbers to snare victims.
  ʻupena maomao - a large net used in deep water with the melomelo lure. lit., far net.
  ʻupena mōkū - net that is baited and left in the sea, as for pāpaʻi, crabs.
  ʻupena nananana - spider web.
  ʻupena ʻōhua palemo - net used for young palemo, a fish.
  ʻupena pākiʻikiʻi - same as ʻupena ʻākiʻikiʻi,
  ʻupena papa - bag net, said to be a combination of three nets, with the puhi nui at the ....
  ʻupena pāpaʻi - net for catching pāpaʻi, crabs.
  ʻupena pili - two nets attached to either side of the opening of the pākuʻikuʻi. lit., joining net.
  ʻupena poʻo - bag net. lit., head net.
  ʻupena pūnāwelewele - same as ʻupena nananana,
  ʻupena uluulu - a scoop net with two parallel sticks for a frame. Probably lit., frayed net.
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      haha kā ʻupena - var. spelling of haha kāʻupena, net spacer or mesh stick...
      hiʻa kā ʻupena - shuttle or needle for making a fish net, sometimes of bone.
      kanaka makaʻala ʻupena - referee, in volleyball. Niʻihau.
      makaʻala ʻupena - see ʻuao, to intercede, arbitrate...
      maka ʻupena - net mesh.
      ʻōpua maka ʻupena - mackerel sky with cloud flakes; cirro-cumulus clouds. lit., net-mesh cloud bank.
      ʻōpū maka ʻupena - beef tripe. lit., net mesh belly.
      pā i ka ʻupena - wary (as a fish)
      pā uea maka ʻupena - chicken-wire fence. lit., net-mesh wire fence.
      pā uwea maka ʻupena - var. spelling of pā uea maka ʻupena, chicken-wire fence...
      uea maka ʻupena - chicken wire. lit., net-mesh wire.
      uhau ʻupena - to strike with a net, as a bird-catching net on a long handle.
      uwea maka ʻupena - chicken wire

ʻupena  n. fishing net, net, web. fig., trap. bc [(OC) PPn *kupeŋa, net]FIS NET

ʻupena  n. net, as of a basket on a basketball court or a volleyball net. SPO

ʻaʻena ʻupenanet violation

He ʻupena wale iho .Nothing but net.

kanaka makaʻala ʻupenareferee, in volleyball (see ʻuao)

ua ʻupena ke kinipōpōnet ball, in volleyball (also ua ʻupena) (Niʻihau)

ʻupena pōpaʻipaʻivolleyball net

upena  s. A net for taking fish; a snare for catching birds; e malama i ka upena nanana, take heed to the spider's web; upena papale oho, net work. Isa. 3:18. fig. Anything for entrapping one in evil; ua makau au i ka upena o ka make, I am afraid of the snares of death. The cord of which fish nets were made; ke aho i hooliloia i upena. Ka upena kuu kanaka a Lono, Ka upena mahae e make ai ka luhia Ka lalakea, ka mano ka mano ai a ka lani.

ʻupena ahuulu [ʻupena ahu·ulu]  n. same as ʻupena uluulu, a scoop net with two parallel sticks for a frame... FIS

ʻupena ʻākiʻikiʻi [ʻupena ʻā·kiʻi·kiʻi]  n. dip net. cf. lā₅. FIS NET

ʻupena ʻakuku  n. net held open by supporting stick. cf. kuku, puhi. FIS

ʻupena ʻalihi  n. name given for a net spread over a patient by a medical kahuna in order to catch evil spirits. NET

ʻupenaʻapoʻapo  n. var. spelling of ʻupena ʻapoʻapo, gill net. AltSpel FIS NET

ʻupena ʻapoʻapo, ʻupenaʻapoʻapo  n. gill net. FIS NET

ʻupena ʻelala  n. insect net. INS

ʻupena ʻelala ʻeke  n. insect bag net, as for collecting insects from a small bush. lit., bag insect net. INS

ʻupena ʻelala hoʻolewa lewa [ʻupena ʻelala hoʻo·lewa lewa]  n. insect fixed net, as hung in a wind corridor to catch insects. lik, hung insect net.

ʻupena ʻelala kāʻeʻe [ʻupena ʻelala ·ʻeʻe]  n. insect sweep net. lit., kāʻeʻe-style net (for) insects. INS

ʻupenahāluʻa [ʻupena-hā·luʻa]  n. tapa-beater design.

ʻupenahāluʻanihomanō [ʻupena-hā·luʻa-niho-manō]  n. tapa-beater design, with stripes and shark-teeth motifs.

ʻupena hoʻoheihei [ʻupena hoʻo·hei·hei]  n. a type of net or snare (no data). NET

ʻupena hoʻolei [ʻupena hoʻo·lei]  n. throwing net. FIS NET

ʻupena hoʻolewalewa [ʻupena hoʻo·lewa·lewa]  n. gill net stretched at high tide across fish runs in shallow water. lit., suspended net. FIS NET

ʻupena hoʻomoemoe [ʻupena hoʻo·moe·moe]  n. set net. FIS NET

ʻupena hōuna [ʻupena ·una]  n. net made of fibers of hau and ʻahu-ʻawa. lit., scoop net. FIS NET

ʻupena ʻiao  n. net for ʻiao, bait fish. FIS

ʻupena kāʻeʻe  scoop net (EH)

ʻupena kahe  n. net similar to the pākuʻikuʻi. lit., flow net. FIS NET

ʻupena kāheʻe [ʻupena ·heʻe]  n. scoop or hand net. see kāheʻe₂. FIS NET

ʻupena kāʻili  n. a type of net or seine (no data). NET

ʻupena kākā uhu [ʻupena · uhu]  see kākā₄.

ʻupena kāwaʻa [ʻupena ·waʻa]  n. net about forty fathoms long used in deep-sea fishing with canoes. FIS CAN

ʻupena kiloi  n. throwing net. FIS NET

ʻupena kiola  n. throwing net. FIS NET

ʻupena kō lau  n. seine. lit., rope-pulling net. also hukilau. FIS NET

ʻupena kolo  n. immense bag net said to be from sixteen to twenty-four fathoms deep. lit., towing net. FIS NET

ʻupena kuʻu  n. gill net, set net. FIS NET

ʻupena lauoho [ʻupena lau·oho]  n. hair net. NET

ʻupena luʻuluʻu [ʻupena luʻu·luʻu]  S  n. small net, baited, weighted down, and set on the sea floor; fishermen dived (luʻuluʻu) to bring it up. FIS NET

ʻupena māʻiʻo  n. net made of hau fiber. lit., jagged net. FIS NET

ʻupena mākini [ʻupena ·kini]  n. a net used for destruction, as by robbers to snare victims. NET

upenamakini  s. Ka upenamakini a ka poe kii ai ia ke ahi a ka po, e kinai au e pio—e.

ʻupena maomao [ʻupena mao·mao]  n. a large net used in deep water with the melomelo lure. lit., far net. FIS NET

ʻupena mōkū [ʻupena ·]  n. net that is baited and left in the sea, as for pāpaʻi, crabs. CRA FIS

ʻupena nananana [ʻupena nana·nana]  n. spider web. INS

upenananana  s. Upena and nanana, spider. The web of the nanana, a certain kind of spider. see nanana.

ʻupena ʻōhua palemo [ʻupena ʻō·hua palemo]  n. net used for young palemo, a fish. also nae. FIS

ʻupena pākiʻikiʻi [ʻupena ·kiʻi·kiʻi]  n. same as ʻupena ʻākiʻikiʻi.

ʻupena papa  n. bag net, said to be a combination of three nets, with the puhi nui at the opening (meshes two or more fingers in width), then the puhi iki (meshes half as large), and at the end the pūpū, which was also called the mole. lit., stratum net. FIS NET

ʻupena pāpaʻi [ʻupena ·paʻi]  n. net for catching pāpaʻi, crabs. also ʻupena mōkū. CRA

ʻupena pili  n. two nets attached to either side of the opening of the pākuʻikuʻi. lit., joining net. FIS NET

ʻupena poʻo  n. bag net. lit., head net. NET

ʻupena pūnāwelewele [ʻupena ··wele·wele]  same as ʻupena nananana.

ʻupenapupu [ʻupena-pupu]  n. a tapa-beater design with net meshes enhanced with small circles. TAP NET

ʻupena uluulu  n. a scoop net with two parallel sticks for a frame. Probably lit., frayed net. NET

Ka ʻupena uluulu noho i ka hāpapa.The uluulu net in the shallows. (song)

ūpēpē [ū··]  redup. of ūpē, crushed, flattened...

upepe  v. To be flattened down; crushed. Applied to the mind; to be broken spirited; to be humble; to act awkwardly, like a backwoodsman. adj. Weak; feeble, as a person sick; dry; without sweetness, as sugarcane; applied also to kalo; kapae ke kea upepe o ka hei—e.

ʻūpepe [ʻū·pepe]  vs. flat-nosed. also ʻūmene, kūmene. BOD

ʻupepehu [ʻupe·pehu]  S   same as ʻūpehupehu, swollen...

upepehu  adj. Swollen, as the flesh of a person. see pehu.

ʻūpī [ʻū·]  {ʻū- + pī₃} nvt.
  • sponge;
  • syringe, enema; to give an enema.
  • to squirt, squeeze, spray through an orifice; to extract by pressing and wringing; to express;
  • to squish-squash, as the noise made by walking with shoes full of water;

upi  v. To sound, as water when squeezed out of a sponge. s. The noise made by walking when the shoes are full of water.

ʻūpīhuʻa [ʻū··huʻa]  n. styrofoam. lit., foam sponge. also panua. SCI

upiʻi  {u-₁ + piʻi} plural of piʻi, to go up.

ʻūpiki₁ [ʻū·piki]  nvt.
  • trap, snare, clamp; to snap or clamp together, as a trap, the jaws, or a bivalve;
  • treachery;
  • to shut or close, as a flower;
  • to pinch, as with pressure of thumb and fingers.
 
same as ʻōpiki; FLO

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

ʻūpiki [ʻū·piki]  vt. trap, in basketball; to make such a play. SPO

upiki  v. To shut suddenly together, as the jaws of a steel trap; to entrap. s. A trap. Isa. 8:14. A snare; anything deceitful; a treachery. Puk. 34:12.

ʻūpiki₂ [ʻū·piki]  a tapa stamp. TAP

ʻūpikiʻiole  n. var. spelling of ʻūpiki ʻiole, rattrap, mousetrap. AltSpel

ʻūpiki ʻiole, ʻūpikiʻiole [ʻū·piki ʻiole]  n. rattrap, mousetrap.

ʻūpiki lima [ʻū·piki lima]  n. handcuff.

ʻūpiki lima [ʻū·piki lima]  n. handcuffs.

upikilima  s. A handcuff.

ʻūpikipiki [ʻū·piki·piki]  redup. of ʻūpiki₁, trap, snare...

upikipiki  adj. Shutting up; folding together, as a foreign fan; he mea upikipiki, he peahi maikai no.

ʻūpīlāʻau [ʻū···ʻau]  n. cork, the material or the tree. lit., wooden sponge. TRE

ūpī laho  n.v. var. spelling of ʻūpī laho, testicle squeezing, said of male homosexuality. AltSpel BOD

ʻūpī laho, ūpī laho [ʻū· laho]  n.v. testicle squeezing, said of male homosexuality. BOD

ʻūpili [ʻū·pili]  {ʻū- + pili₁} vs. cramped, crowded, packed tight. cf. ʻōpili.

maka ʻūpilitightly closed eyes

ʻūpīʻū [ʻū··ʻū]  vs. spongy, as leaves of the pānini. PLA

ʻupiʻupī  to soften an octopus, as by holding the head and working the tentacles up and down in a container with salt. redup. of ʻūpī; FIS

upiupi  v. The frequentative of upi.

upo  v. To desire strongly; to lust after; to covet. see ipo and upu.

ʻūpoho₁ [ʻū·poho]  {ʻū- + poho₁} nvi. the sound produced by clapping the body with cupped hands. same as poho, hollow or palm of hand... cf. kai ʻūpoho.

upoho  v. To be flattened down or fallen in, as the roof of a house; to be concave, as a surface. Anat. 6. see opaha.

ʻūpoho₂ [ʻū·poho]  n. bagpipe. MUS

ʻūpoho [ʻū·poho]  n. bagpipe. also pila ʻūpoho. MUS

ʻūpoʻi₁ [ʻū·poʻi]  {ʻū- + poʻi} to move, as a bird its wings. (Isa. 10.14) BIR

upoi  To move, as a bird moves its wings; to cover with the wing. Isa. 10:14.

ʻūpoʻi₂ [ʻū·poʻi]  {ʻū- + poʻi} same as poʻi₁, cover, lid; to cover... BIR

upoi  to spread or cover over, as any large covering. Laieik. 104.

ʻūpoʻi₃ [ʻū·poʻi]  {ʻū- + poʻi} same as poʻi₂, top or crest of a breaking wave; to break, of waves... BIR

upoi  To break over, as the surge forming the surf

ʻūpoʻi₄ [ʻū·poʻi]  {ʻū- + poʻi} same as poʻi₃, container, basin, as for liquids... BIR

ʻūpoʻi₅ [ʻū·poʻi]  {ʻū- + poʻi} same as poʻi₄, to catch between cupped hands, as a small bird or butterfly; to pounce, as a cat on a mouse; to snatch... [Ke poʻi ʻana.]BIR

upoi  To bring one's legs together, as when there is need of concealing; applied to men or women when discovered without a pau or malo on. see poi and popoi.

ʻūpoʻi₆ [ʻū·poʻi]  {ʻū- + poʻi} same as poʻi₅, to mound up, hill up... BIR

ʻūpoʻi₇ [ʻū·poʻi]  vt. to dunk (the ball), in basketball. also pakā. cf. pākī. SPO

upoi  v. To sink, as in water; to sink deep.

ʻūpoʻi maka [ʻū·poʻi maka]  n. eyelid. BOD

ʻūpoʻipoʻi [ʻū·poʻi·poʻi]  same as poʻipoʻi, redup. of poʻi₁, to cover..., poʻi₄, to catch between cupped hands, to pounce, snatch..., poʻi₅, to mound up...; to conceal...

ʻŌʻili maila ʻo ʻAiohikupua a ma ke alo o Ihuanu ihola, a ua ʻūpoʻipoʻi limaʻAiohikupua appeared before Ihuanu and stood there and slapped his cupped hands against his body [to resound defiantly]. (For. 5:409)

ʻUpolu  placename. point, Kohala, Hawaiʻi. cf. ʻUpolu, an island in Samoa, Appendix 9.

ʻūpolu [ʻū·polu]  vs. moist. WIN

Ka maka ʻūpolu o ka lehua i ka ua.The soft petals of the lehua wet by the rain.

upopo  v. To strike together, as the hollow palms of the hands, making a hollow sound; e halehale, e poopoo.

ʻupu  nvt. recurring thought, desire, attachment, hope, expectation; to desire, long for, covet, keep thinking of with anticipation. cf. hāʻupuʻupu, nahele. [PPn *kupu, word, that which is spoken] [Ka manaʻo kuhi ʻana. Ka manaʻolana ʻana a i ʻole ke kuhi ʻana no kekahi mea e hiki mai ana. He manaʻo a i ʻole he ʻiʻini e kau mau ana ma ka naʻau.],₁₀,