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ʻoma Pukui-Elbert, Haw to Eng,

1. nvt. Oven, baking pan; to roast, bake; roasted. Figuratively, sacrificial victim.

  • Examples:
    • Pelehū ʻoma, roast turkey.

2. vt. To open the mouth, as though to speak, or as a child about to nurse at the breast; to ask indirectly.

  • Rare

3. n. Female mahimahi fish; but cf. oma #3.

4. Same as ʻoʻoma, concave.

  • hōʻoma Caus/sim.; Same as hoʻoʻoma.
    • Koʻi hōʻoma, chisel.

5. Small adze.

  • References:
    • And.

6. Space between opposing armies where sacrifices were offered; preparations for war; first men killed in war.

  • References:
    • And.

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ʻoma Māmaka Kaiao, Haw to Eng,

Tags: food preceded by ke

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