- He kanaka hokua kano, a person with hard, strong shoulders.
- He nalu haʻaheo i ka hokua o ke kanaka, the proud surf at the nape of a man's neck [a wind from the back, and a pun on hokua #2].
2. n., Tip of high waves, crest.
- See ex., hamohamo
3. vt., To lift up.
- Kel. 152.
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