hamani To cause to blast off, as a rocket; to launch, as a spaceship. Comb. ho- + ʻōlapa. Cf. ʻōlapa. See helu ʻōlapa. Kahua hoʻōlapa. Launch pad.
Hoolapa (ho'o-lā'-pa), n.
1. Rising or boiling up.
2. The swelling or rising of a blister.
Hoolapa (ho'o-la-pa), v.
[See lapa, a ridge between two depressions.]
1. To form a ridge of. See hoolapalapa, to furnish with or make ridges.
2. To cause a rising or boiling; to cause to rise in blisters or bubbles.
3. To excite with heat or passion.
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