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1. Reduplication and intensification of hune #2, very fine, delicate.

  • Examples:
    • Palai lau hunehune, fine-leafed fern.
    • Kilika hunehune, fine quality silk.
    • Hunehune ka lau o kēia lole, the design of the cloth of this dress is delicate.

2. n., Bits, as of news, gossip; minutia.

  • Examples:
    • Nā hunehune mea hou, bits of news.

3. Same as huna, a seaweed.

Nā LepiliTags: flora limu

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v. See HUNE, to be trickish. To entrap one; to deceive; to play a trick on.

Hunehune (hū'-nĕ-hū'-ne), adj.

/ hū'-nĕ-hū'-ne / Parker Haw to Eng,

Mist: very fine water drops.

Gulch, Honouliuli, Oʻahu. Lit., tiny.

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