hulilau/ huli.lau /
1. n., A variety of large gourd or calabash, used as receptacle for tapa or garments, or for food offerings. Figuratively, a woman, mother, wife. ʻO ka poʻe hulilau ʻole o hope, those with no large gourd calabashes in the back [without wives].
2. n., Border, boundary. Ke ʻike maila nō ʻo Lāʻie-ka-wai i ka ʻaha kanaka mai kēlā hulilau a kēia hulilau o ke kaha o Keaʻau, Lāʻie-ka-wai looked at the assembly of people from the border to this border of the arena at Keaʻau.
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