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honua

Pukui-Elbert Haw to Eng,

1. nvs., Land, earth, world; background, as of quilt designs; basic, at the foundation, fundamental.

  • Examples:
    • Kaua honua, world war.
    • Ka wahine ʻai honua, the earth-eating woman [Pele].
  • References:
    • See lani.
    • PPN fanua.

2. particle, Suddenly, abruptly and without reason.

  • Examples:
    • Huha honua ihola nō, suddenly angry and for no reason.
    • Makaʻu honua ihola nō ia, sudden fear.
  • References:

3. n., Middle section of a canoe; central section of a canoe fleet, as fishing iheihe fish; main section, as of an army.

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honua

Māmaka Kaiao Haw to Eng,

kikino, Trough of a wave.

  • Source:
    • Existing dictionary word
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Honua

Māmaka Kaiao Haw to Eng,

iʻoa, Earth, i.e. the planet.

  • Source:
    • Existing dictionary word
  • Examples:
    • Ua haʻalele ka moku ahikao iā Honua i nehinei. The rocket ship left Earth yesterday.
  • References:

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HO-NU-A

Andrews Haw to Eng,

s. Flat land; land of an even or level surface, in distinction from hills and mountains.

2. In geography, the earth generally, including sea and mountains.

3. A foundation; a resting place.

4. The bottom of a deep place, as of the sea or a pit; wahi honua ole, bottomless.

HO-NU-A

Andrews Haw to Eng,

adj. Preceding; going before hand; olelo honua, the foregoing description; pule honua, the former religion; i kau kauoha honua ana, your charge just given. Laieik. 20. Ke makau honua e mai nei no. Laieik. 180.

HO-NU-A

Andrews Haw to Eng,

adv. Gratuitously; without cause; naturally; ua aloha honua anei na kanaka kekahi i kekahi? do men naturally love each other? No ka pono a ke Akua i waiho honua mai ai, for the righteousness which God had freely manifested; o ka hoomaka ana, ua like no ia me ke ao ana, i ola honua i ka palapala; thoroughly; entirely. Lunk. 20:25. Altogether. 1 Nal. 11:13.

honua

/ hō'-nū'-a / Parker Haw to Eng,

1. adj., Preceding; going before hand: olelo honua, the foregoing description; i pule honua, the former religion; i kau kauoha honua ana, your charge just given. Laieik. p. 20. Ke makau honua e mai nei no. Laieik. p. 180.

2. adj., Premature.

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Honua (hō'-nū'-a), adv.

Parker Haw to Eng,

1. Gratuitously; without cause; naturally: Ua aloha honua anei na kanaka kekahi i kekahi? do men naturally love each other? No ka pono a ke Akua i waiho honua mai ai, for the righteousness which God had freely manifested; o ka hoomaka ana, ua like no ia me ke ao ana, i ola honua i ka palapala.

2. Thoroughly; freely; completely; wholly; entirely.

3. Preparatively; previously. Ke makau honua e mai nei no.

Honua (hō'-nū'-a), n.

Parker Haw to Eng,

1. Flat land; land of an even or level surface, in distinction from hills and mountains.

2. In geography, the earth generally, including sea and mountains.

3. A foundation; a resting place.

4. The bottom of a deep place, as of the sea or a pit; bed, of a body of water.

Honua

Place Names of Hawaiʻi,

Street, Kāhala, Honolulu; stream, Wai-ʻanae district, Oʻahu. Lit., land.

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