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n., Master of an animal; nurse or caretaker of a child; provider in general (named from the Oʻahu custom of taming and feeding a particular eel [puhi] in the sea).

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s. A master of an animal; a nurse of a child; a provider. See HOOKAPUHI.

Kapuhi (kā'-pū'-hi'), n.

/ kā'-pū'-hi' / Parker Haw to Eng,

1. A master of an animal.

2. A nurse of a child.

3. A provider. See hookapuhi.

Kapuhi (kă-pu'hi):

/ kă-pu'hi / Parker Haw to Eng,

the eel. Cape. Halelea, Kauai.

Kapuhi

/ Ka-puhi / Place Names of Hawaiʻi WahiLocation,

Stream, Kamalō qd., Molokaʻi. Literally, the eel.

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