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hoʻopai

hamanitransitive verb / hoʻo.pai / Pukui-Elbert Haw to Eng,

vt., To encourage.

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hoʻopaʻi

/ hoʻo.paʻi / Pukui-Elbert Haw to Eng,

1. vt., To slap, hit, punish, chastise, fine, pay back, seek revenge; punishment, revenge, fine, penalty.

  • Examples:
    • ʻŌlelo hoʻopaʻi, sentence (penalty).
    • Ka mea hoʻopaʻi koko (Ios. 20.9), avenger of blood.

2. n., Design with 12 to 18 ruled parallel lines on a tapa beater.

  • Examples:
    • Hoʻopaʻi hāluʻa, sets of parallel lines on a beater at right angles.
  • References:
    • PPN paki.

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1. v., See pai, to strike. To strike back; to revenge; to treat one as he treats us.

2. To pay back; to punish; to punish according to law.

3. To stir up; to excite; to reward either good or evil.

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hoopai

kikinonoun / HOO-PAI / Andrews Haw to Eng,

s., An avenger; ka hoopai koko, an avenger of blood. Kanl. 19:6.

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hoopai

kikinonoun / ho'o-pa'i / Parker Haw to Eng,

1. n., An avenger; ka hoopai koko, an avenger of blood.

2. n., Punishment; penalty.

3. n., A fine imposed as punishment for an offense.

4. n., The judgment of a court on a criminal.

5. n., A carved design of finely ruled parallel lines with sharp edges, on an ie kuku or tapa beater. Found in many combinations, as hoopai halua, two sets of parallel lines at right angles.

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[Hoo and pai, to strike.]

1. v., To strike back; to revenge; to reciprocate treatment.

2. v., To punish; to punish according to law.

3. v., To cause a penalty to be imposed upon.

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