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hola Pukui-Elbert Haw to Eng,

1. Same as hohola, to spread.

2. Same as ʻauhuhu; to drug fish with this poison.

  • Source:
    • Niʻihau.
  • Examples:
    • Hele nō i ka hola iʻa i ka lā, go to poison fish in the daytime [more efficient to work by day].

3. n., Groin (rare, in chants, Kam. 64.124)

4. n., Hour, time, o'clock.

  • Source:
    • English.
  • Examples:
    • Hola ʻehia kēia? What time is it?

Tags: flora anatomy time

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hola Māmaka Kaiao Haw to Eng,

kikino, Hour.

  • Source:
    • Existing dictionary word
  • References:

Tags: time

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hola / HO-LA / Andrews Haw to Eng,

1. s., The name of the root and stalk of the auhuhu, a poisonous and intoxicating plant, the bark of which was used in poisoning or intoxicating fish so they could be caught. See auhola and auhuhu.

2. The name of the system of fishing when they were to be caught by poisoning.

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hola / HO-LA / Andrews Haw to Eng,

v., To poison or intoxicate fish with the hola or auhuhu.

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hola / HO-LA / Andrews Haw to Eng,

v., To open; a hola ia ka waha a palahalaha; to spread out. See hohola and uhola.

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hola / hō'-la / Parker Haw to Eng,

1. n., The Tahitian name of the root and stalk of the auhuhu, a poisonous and intoxicating plant, the bark of which was used in drugging or intoxicating fish so they could be caught. See auhola and auhuhu.

2. n., The system of catching fish by drugging them with hola or auhuhu.

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hola / hō'-la / Parker Haw to Eng,

v., To drug or intoxicate fish with the hola or auhuhu.

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hola / hō'-lā' / Parker Haw to Eng,

1. v., To open: a hola ia ka waha a palahalaha; to spread out. See hohola and uhola.

2. v., To widen; to unfold; to open and spread.

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