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1. n., Several native trees, the soapberry (Sapindus saponaria f. inaequalis), and all species of Zanthoxylum 🌐 (also known as Fagara, Zanthoxylum having yellowish wood formerly used for digging sticks and spears); seeds of all (largest in the soapberry) are black, round, and used for leis.

2. (Cap.) n., Northeast tradewind.

3. n., Blight.

  • References:
    • Malo 199.

4. directional. Upward, sideways, nearby, contiguous, adjoining, next, approaching (often expresses space and time near the addressee, table 2, Gram. 7.2).

  • Examples:
    • Hele aʻe, to go up, sideways.
    • Kanaka ʻē aʻe, different person.
    • Kēia pule aʻe, next week.
    • Koʻu mua aʻe, the one born just before me [older sibling, the one before me].
    • ʻO wai hou aʻe? Who will be the next?
    • Ā he aha aʻe? And what next?
    • ʻO āu keiki aʻe kēia, here come your children.
    • Ia lā aʻe, ia lā aʻe, from day to day.
    • ʻĪ aʻela ʻoia, he said to someone nearby (Cf. aku #2).
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5. Replacement of e in songs (commonly written a e, but a glottal stop is pronounced before ʻe).

  • Examples:
    • ʻA ʻole mākou aʻe minamina i ka puʻu kālā a ke aupuni (song), we do not care about the government's sum of money.

6. n., Maui name for maua #2, trees.

  • Source:
    • Maui

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1. vt., interjection, Yes; to say yes, consent, conform, grant, agree, approve, let, confirm, admit, permit, allow, accept, yield; approval, admission, permission.

  • Examples:
    • ʻAe waha, oral agreement.
    • ʻAe wale, to agree easily; pliable.
    • Ua ʻae mai ʻoia i koʻu hele, he consented to my going.
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2. n., Sap wrung from seaweed or leaves of plants such as taro; liquid remaining after dregs have settled, as of pia, arrowroot starch; saliva, drooling of the mouth.

  • Examples:
    • ʻAe limu, juice remaining on the pounding board after seaweed (limu) is pounded; mixed with salt it is used to flavor sauce for ʻōʻio or other fish.
    • Kahe ka ʻae o ka waha, mouth saliva flows [mouth waters; fig., to desire avidly].

3. vs., Fine, mashed, comminuted, as dust or powder; silky soft, as down; smooth, as well-mixed poi or bread dough.

  • Examples:
    • ʻAe kī, fine portions of ti root baked in the oven; to break ti root so cooked into fine bits.
    • ʻAe moa, downy chicken feathers.
    • hō.ʻae To make fine, pulverize, refine, soften.
    • He ahi ʻā nopu hōʻae, a hot glowing fire that pulverizes.

4. vi., To rise, of the tide.

5. n., A native fern (Polypodium pellucidum) commonly seen at Kīlauea Volcano. It has oblong fronds 15 to 40 cm long, once divided into about fifteen or more pairs of oblong segments, each of which bears many round fruit dots.

6. Same as ʻaʻae.

7. n., Shoots from main root portion of the wauke plant.

8. See ʻae kai, water's edge.

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nvt., To step over, get on top of, tread upon, trespass; to raise; to massage the back with the feet; to break a taboo or violate a law; counter sorcery; to inflict sorcery on a sorcerer; to get into by stepping up, as into a car; step. Figuratively, oppressed.

  • Examples:
    • ʻA ʻe kū, ʻaʻe kapu, to trespass, break a law or taboo deliberately; disrespectful of taboo.
    • ʻAʻe loa, long step, long journey.
    • Ua ʻaʻe lākou i luna o kahi laʻa, they trespassed on a taboo place; they broke an agreement, law, taboo.
    • ʻA ʻohe i ʻaʻe i ka wela a ka lā, not oppressed by the heat of the sun.
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hamani, To lend, not to borrow.

  • Examples:
    • E ʻoluʻolu e ʻae mai i kāu peni. Please lend me your pen; may I borrow your pen? Mān.

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kikino, General term for a permit or pass to enter a room, building, or area; ʻae can be used in conjunction with modifying terms to produce terms related to “pass.”

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    • Existing dictionary word

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v., To pass, physically or mentally, from one state, condition, or place, to another.

1. Specifically, to break a kapu, ua ae lakou iluna o kahi laa; to violate a law or agreement, i. e., to transgress, as a law, to break a covenant. Ios. 7.11; Hal. 89:34.

2. To pass over, as the mind, i. e., to yield assent to the thought or opinion of another; to assent to the request of another; to say yes to a request or to an affirmation.

3. To permit, grant permission for a thing to be done; he mea ae ia, a thing permitted or allowed.

4. To pass physically from one place to another, from one situation to another, as from land on board a ship; ua ae aku lakou iluna o ka moku, iluna o ka lio, to embark, to mount a horse. Hoo., conj. 3. To cause to pass from one place to another, from one person to another; to transfer.

5. To raise or lift up, as the head, with joy, e ae ko oukou poo no ka olioli.

6. To mount, as a horse or a mule. 2 Sam. 13:29.

7. To be sea-sick; to throw up from the the mouth; to vomit; he mea luai ka moku, o ka ae wale aku no.

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s., Assent, expressed by one person to the thought or opinion of another; approval of the conduct or opinion of another; consent; agreement.

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adj., Consenting; agreeing; he olelo ae like, an agreement.

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s., Name of an east wind.

2. A species of sea moss.

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s., The water or liquid as wrung from the leaves of vegetables, as kalo. &c.; he ae kalo, he ae wauki, he ohi.

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s., An irregular movement of the ocean; he wahi ano ia ma ka moana, a ma ka ae kai, a ma ka aina.

2. The coming in and receding of the sea upon the shore; the flux and reflux of the tide. See AEKAI.

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verbal directive. Gram. § 234, 4. Implies an oblique motion of the verb, either up, down, or sideways. It often follows after nouns, also adjectives, as aohe kanaka e ae, there is no other man.

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adv., See verb 2. Yes; the expression of affirmation, approbation or consent; opposed to aole, or aohe. With paha, as ae paha, a polite way of assenting when full belief is withheld; ae ka paha. even so, be it so.

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Yes; the expression of affirmation, approbation or consent; opposed to aole, or aohe.

With paha, as ae paha, a polite way of assenting when full belief is withheld: ae ka paha, even so, be it so.

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adv., Separately; apart from; immediately succeeding. It implies an oblique motion, either up, down or sideways. It often follows nouns and adjectives; as: aohe kanaka e ae, there is no other man. Often its use is only euphonic.

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n., A tree about 80 feet high (Sapindus saponaria). Also called manele.

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1. n., Assent expressed by one person to the thought or opinion of another; approval of the conduct or opinion of another; consent; agreement; acquiescence.

2. n., Name of an east wind; trade-winds. Also called kaomi.

3. n., A species of sea moss.

4. n., The coming in of the sea upon the shore; the flux of the tide.

5. n., The water or liquid wrung from the leaves of vegetables, as taro, etc.: he ae kalo, he ae wauki, he ohi.

6. n., Saliva or its flow; nausea, sediment.

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1. v., Specifically, to break a tabu: ua ae lakou iluna o kahi laa, to violate a law or agreement; to break a covenant.

2. v., To go onto.

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v., To consent; to yield; to agree with.

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