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1. nvi., Fruit, tuber, egg, produce, yield, ovum, seed, grain, offspring; meat as in ʻopihi shell or ʻalamihi crab; to bear fruit, tuber or seed; to bear a child; fruitful.

  • Examples:
    • Ā e hana aku ʻoe iā ʻoukou e hua aʻe (Oihk. 26.9), and will make you fruitful.
  • References:
    • PPN fua.

2. n., Round object, as pill or bead.

3. n., Result, effect; credit, as for a university course.

  • Examples:
    • Ka hua o kā ʻoukou hana, the result of your work.

4. n., Testicles.

  • Examples:
    • Ka hele ā pala nā hua i ka moana, testicles rot at sea [a sailor lacks a sex partner].
    • He hua pēpē ʻia (Oihk. 21.20), broken testicles.
  • References:
    • PNP fua.

5. Same as huahua #3, a vulgar gesture.

  • Examples:
    • Hoʻopuʻu ka hua, to make this gesture.

6. nvi., Word, letter, figure, watchword, rallying cry, note in music; winning word in the Chinese gambling game of chee-fah; type; to speak.

  • Examples:
    • Hoʻonoho hua, to set type.
    • Kāne kū i ke kala, kala i ka hua o ka waha (prayer), Kāne stand to forgive, forgive the words of the mouth.
    • Ā hua (For. 5:43), then speak [cf. pane #1].
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7. (Cap.) n., Name of the thirteenth night of the lunar month.

  • References:
    • Malo 35.
    • PEP (f,s)ua.

8. (Cap.) n., Name of a star.

9. n., The bulging of the broadest part of a paddle blade.

10. See pai hua.

11. See paʻi hua.

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nvi., Envy, jealousy; envious, jealous; to stir up trouble due to envy.

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1. n., Foam, froth, bubble, suds, scum.

  • Examples:
    • Huʻa o ka wai, water bubble.
  • References:
    • PCP (f,s)uka.

2. n., Rim, border, edge, side, hem; ruffles and tucks at the bottom of a dress; tucks in a mat; train of a gown.

  • Examples:
    • Ākea ka huʻa o ka lole, the bottom of the dress is wide [a full skirt].
    • Ka huʻa o ka lāʻau (FS 99), the reach of the club.
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3. n., Suburb, boundary.

4. n., Pile, as of mats or tapa.

  • References:
    • For. 4:63.

5. n., Same as maʻa #4.

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kikino, Corm, as of taro.

  • Source:
    • Traditional.
  • References:

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kikino, Sound segment, in linguistics.

  • Source:
    • Existing dictionary word, Extended meaning

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Hōkelo huʻa. Bubble chamber, in chemistry.

kikino Gonad, a reproductive gland that produces gametes. Dic., ext. mng.

v. See HUWA. To be envious of another; to feel jealous of another; to envy; to hate.

2. To quarrel with; to be angry with; to be much addicted to evil.

s. Envy; jealously; an envious disposition; making unfounded complaints against another.

adj. See HUWA. Envious; jealous of success in another; quick to find fault.

v. To sprout; to bud; to bear fruit, as a tree or vegetable.

2. To grow or increase in size, as fruit; to increase, as a people. Oihk. 26:9.

3. To swell up, as the foam of water. See HUAHUA.

4. Hua with huaolelo, to speak; to utter; to produce words. Kin. 49:21.

5. Hoo. To produce fruit.

6. To increase, as a people. Kin. 1:28. To be fruitful, as a race. Kin. 9:1.

s. The swelling, growing and maturity of vegetables; name of the moon when perfectly full; the name of that night is akua.

2. Fruit; offspring; production of animals or vegetables. Kin. 46:7.

3. A fruit produced; an egg; a kidney, &c. Hua oo, ripe fruit; hua maka, fresh fruit. Oihk. 23:14.

4. The effect, product or consequence of an action; ka naaupo, he hua ia na ka ino, ignorance is the result (fruit) of evil practices.

5. A summary of one's wishes; a short sentence; e waiho mai oe i hua na makou, leave for us some short expression; a word, an idea (said to Kamehameha I. when dying.)

6. A letter of the alphabet; ma ka hua o ke kanawai, i. e., literally; hua kena, an order; a word of command; no keia hua kena a kana wahine. Laieik. 198.

7. Fruit in several senses; as, hua o ke kino, children; hua o ka aina, increase of the fruits of the land, i. e., means of living; hua o na holoholona, flocks, herds, &c.; hua ala, spices.

8. A flowing; a going out from; froth; foam, as of one in a fit.

9. A flowing robe; a train. Isa. 6:1. Hua lole, the skirts of a garment. Ier. 13:22, 26.

10. Seed, as of grain for sowing. Kin. 47:23.

11. The human testicles. Oihk. 21:20.

adj. Iwi hua. Anat. 6.

s. A flowing. See No. 8 above. The trail of a pa-u; the trail of a garment; the tucks at the bottom of a gown.

2. The snapper of a whip.

[From huwa, envy.] Envious; jealous.

1. The twelfth night after the new moon, the thirteenth day of the old Hawaiian month.

2. A producing; that which is produced; offspring.

3. Effect; that which follows from a cause.

4. A watchword; password; rallying cry.

5. Testicle; Syn: Opea.

6. Modernized, a letter or letters that spell the words of a language.

7. Fruit; fruitage.

8. Egg; ovum; seed.

Same as huwa, n. Envy.

1. A flowing.

2. The trail of a pa-u; the trail of a garment; the tucks at the bottom of a gown.

2. The snapper of a whip.

1. To froth; to make frothy.

2. To make a border or trimming: E hua mai hoi oe i kuu holoku, Please make a border for my holoku or gown.

1. To sprout; to bud; to bear fruit, as a tree or vegetable.

2. To grow or increase, as fruit; to increase, as a people; to be fruitful.

Incorrect form of huwa, to envy.

Hill, northwest Kauaʻi. Lit., fruitful.

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