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candlenut

Pukui-Elbert Eng to Haw,

Kukui; kuikui (Niʻihau). Candlenut lei, lei kukui. Smooth candlenuts used in leis, kukui ʻōmolemole. Candlenuts carved in ridges, kukui ioio. Candlenuts cut in facets, kukui ʻōpaka. Relish of cooked candlenut, ʻinamona, ʻakimona . Concoction of gourd vine and candlenut, kumu honua. Candlenut blossom used as medicine, liʻawahine, kihawahine. Sap of green candlenut, kohu kukui, pēkaʻa. Candlenut branches are heaped up, ahu a lālā kukui (of untidiness). See another saying, aʻeaʻe.

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Māmaka Kaiao Eng to Haw,

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