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1. n., Lord, master, overseer, employer, owner, possessor, proprietor.

  • Examples:
    • A chief was often addressed as ē kuʻu haku, my master.
    • Kona haku, his lord.
    • ʻO Iēhowa ka Haku (Isa. 50.5), the Lord Jehovah.
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2. vt., To compose, invent, put in order, arrange; to braid, as a lei, or plait, as feathers.

  • Examples:
    • Ka mahiole ʻie i haku ʻia i ka hulu o nā ʻiʻiwi (Laie 479), plaited helmet made with ʻiʻiwi feathers.
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3. n., Core, lump, as of poi; stone, coconut sponge.

  • Examples:
    • Haku ipu, pulp and seeds of melon.
    • Haku kā koʻi (Malo 51), stone for chipping.
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kikino, Sponge-like material in a sprouting coconut.

  • Existing dictionary word
  • References:
    • Cf. niu haku.

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hamani, To make, as a test; to write, as a computer program.

  • Source:
    • Existing dictionary word, Extended meaning
  • Examples:
    • Haku i ka hōʻike. To make a test.
    • Haku kōmi ʻōkuhi. To write a (computer) script.
    • Haku polokalamu. To write a program, as for a computer.
  • References:
    • Cf. hana i ka hōʻike, kākau i ka hōʻike.

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hamani, To program, as a computer program.

  • Source:
    • Existing dictionary word, Extended meaning
  • Examples:
    • E haku ana au i kekahi polokalamu nane huaʻōlelo Hawaiʻi ma kaʻu papa kamepiula. I am going to program a Hawaiian word game program in my computer class.

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1. v., To dispose of things in order; to put in order.

2. To arrange or tie feathers in a kahili; to make a wreath or lei; e haku i ka lei; e haku oe i lehua. Laieik. 146.

3. To put words in order, as in poetry; to compose a song.

4. To rule over people, i. e., to put and keep them in order; to act, as a lord over men.

5. By a change of letters, haku for kahu, to bake fish with hot stones.

6. FIG. The forming of a new affection in the mind; ka manawa i haku ai ke aloha ma ka naau.

7. Hoohaku. To rule over; to direct others. Oihk. 25:43. Haku mele, a composer of songs, i. e., a poet; nana ia i haku, he composed it.

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1. v., To dispose of things in order; to put in order.

2. v., To arrange or tie feathers in a kahili; to make a wreath or lei: e haku i ka lei; e haku oe i lehua. (Laieik. p. 146.)

3. v., To put words in order, as in poetry; to compose a song.

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