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1. n. Underground oven; food cooked in an imu.

  • References:
    • PPN ʻumu.

2. n. Rock and coral fish trap; the fisherman might insert a branch into an opening at one side to frighten the fish into a surrounding net.

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

  • To set an imu. Kuʻi i ka imu.
  • To open an imu. Huaʻi i ka imu.

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

s. A place for baking made by heating stones under ground; an oven for baking vegetables or meat. Puk. 7:28. See also UMU.

A place for baking food; a pit for roasting meat; an oven. Syn: Umu.

E huli iā “imu” ma Ulukau.

Search for “imu” on Ulukau.

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