Wehewehe Wikiwiki Hawaiian language dictionaries

1. nvs., To diminish, reduce, depreciate, grow smaller, subside, wane, decrease, recede, ebb; to lose vigor, droop, lower; low, reduced, thin; reduction, decrease, loss; mitigated.

  • Examples:
    • Emi iho, to go down, settle (as earth).
    • Emi ke kino, to lose weight.
    • Emi mau nō ke olakono, the health keeps failing.
    • Emi hope, to back up.
  • References:

2. vs., Cheap.

3. n., Flat (in music).

Nā LepiliTags: economics music

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

ʻaʻano, Depleted, as a species.

  • Source:
    • Existing dictionary word, Extended meaning

Nā LepiliTags: science

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

1. v., To fall behind, as one of several persons walking together.

2. To decrease in number.

3. To retire back; ebb; subside, as the tide; to diminish in quantity. Kin. 8:1.

4. To take an humble place after occupying one higher.

5. To think one’s self of little consequence.

6. To despond; to flag, as the mind or spirits; to fail, as the courage.

7. Hoemi. To diminish. Puk. 21:10. To shorten; to make few; to sink back with fear; ke hoemi nei lakou i kau hana.

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

s., In music, a flat; the character ♭.

Nā LepiliTags: music

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

n., In music, a flat; a character used on a natural degree of the staff to make it represent a pitch or half step lower; a tone a half step lower than a tone from which it is named.

Nā LepiliTags: music

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

1. v., To drop behind; to lose ground; to fall behind.

2. v., To cause to grow less or smaller; to diminish or reduce, as in size, number, rate, quantity, or value; to decrease.

3. v., To recede; to flow back; to subside; to ebb.

4. v., To lower in estimation or reputation; to debase or degrade; to sink.

5. v., To grow spiritless or languid; to lose vigor; to droop; to flag.

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

No nā lepiliRegarding tags: Pili piha a pili hapa paha kēia mau lepe i nā hua o luna aʻe nei.Tags may apply to all or only some of the tagged entries.

E huli iā “emi” ma Ulukau.

Search for “emi” on Ulukau.

Hāpai i wehewehena hou a i ʻole i ʻōlelo hoʻoponoponoSuggest a translation or correction

E hāpai i kahi wehewehena a i ʻole hoʻoponopono no Wehewehe Wikiwiki.Suggest a translation or correction to the Wehewehe Wikiwiki Community Dictionary for consideration.

Mai hoʻouna mai i noi unuhi ʻōlelo.This is not a translation service.