1. vi. To move back and forth rapidly; jerky pushing or sawing motion. Cf. helohelo, hula helo, ʻilihelo, ʻōhelo 2, 3.
2. n. Ramrod.
3. nvs. Red, as ʻōhelo berries; rosy. Cf. hehelo, helohelo, ʻōhelo. Kai helo, a red sauce made of fermented shrimps, salt, and coconut cream. (Probably PPN felo.)