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hilahila / hila.hila / Pukui-Elbert Haw to Eng,

1. nvs., Bashful, shy, ashamed (2 Nal. 2.17), abashed, embarrassed; shame, bashfulness.

  • Examples:
    • Kou wahi hilahila, your private parts.
    • Hilahila ʻole, shameless, brazen.
    • He maʻi nui ka hilahila, shyness is a great disease.
  • hoʻohilahila Caus/sim.; To make ashamed or embarrassed; to disgrace, humiliate; shameful, bashful, timid.
    • Hana hoʻohilahila, disgraceful behavior or acts.
    • Hoʻohilahila nohoʻi ʻoe iaʻu, you've made me ashamed; I'm ashamed of you.
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2. Same as iholena, a banana.

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HI-LA-HI-LA Andrews Haw to Eng,

v. To be ashamed; to be put in confusion; to be ashamed of. 2 Nal. 2:17.

2. Hoo. To cause shame; to make ashamed.

3. To have that quick agitation which arises from shame; confusion, suffusion of the face.

HI-LA-HI-LA Andrews Haw to Eng,

s. Shame; a blushing of the face; confusion attendant on shame.

HI-LA-HI-LA Andrews Haw to Eng,

adj. Ashamed.

HI-LA-HI-LA Andrews Haw to Eng,

adv. Shamefully.

Hilahila (hī'-lă-hī'-la), adj. / hī'-lă-hī'-la / Parker Haw to Eng,

Ashamed.

Hilahila (hī'-lă-hī'-la), adv. / hī'-lă-hī'-la / Parker Haw to Eng,

Shamefully.

Hilahila (hī'-lă-hī'-la), n. / hī'-lă-hī'-la / Parker Haw to Eng,

Shame.

Hilahila (hī'-lă-hī'-la), v. / hī'-lă-hī'-la / Parker Haw to Eng,

(Refers to acts and language). To be ashamed; to be put in confusion; to be ashamed of.

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