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kaʻele Pukui-Elbert, Haw to Eng,

1. nvs. Empty and hollow, as of a bowl, poi board, drum, canoe hull; hull; inside bottom as of a calabash or poi board.

  • Examples:
    • Mehe kaʻele papa lā Hilo, i lalo ka noho, kāʻele wale Hilo i ke ālai ʻia e ka ua (UL 60), like a poi board Hilo, dwelling below, darkened Hilo by the blocking rain.
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2. (Cap.) n., Name of a wind of Kalelewaʻa, Molokaʻi.

  • References:
    • For. 5:101.

Tags: winds Molokaʻi

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kāʻele Pukui-Elbert, Haw to Eng,

1. vs. Darkened.

2. vs. Numerous.

  • Examples:
    • Kāʻele hoʻi kānaka o kēlā wahi! So many people in that place!

3. vs. Slow, delaying.

  • Examples:
    • Kāʻele nohoʻi kō ʻoukou hele ʻana mai, how slowly you came.

4. n. A seaweed.

Tags: color math flora limu

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kaʻele Māmaka Kaiao, Haw to Eng,

ʻaʻano, Empty, as a bowl.

  • Source:
    • Existing dictionary word

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kāʻele Māmaka Kaiao, Haw to Eng,

ʻaʻano, Bold, on a computer or in typesetting; boldface.

  • Source:
    • Existing dictionary word, Extended meaning
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Tags: computers

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kaele Andrews, Haw to Eng / KA-E-LE /,

v., To increase in number; to be a great number; kaele ua make, kaele ua ia, kaele ua kanaka.

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kaele Andrews, Haw to Eng / KA-E-LE /,

v., To be partially filled, as a calabash with fish or food, leaving some empty space at the top.

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kaele Parker, Haw to Eng / kā'-ē'-le /,

1. adj., Empty.

2. adj., Partially filled, as a calabash with fish or food, leaving some empty space at the top.

3. adj., Incomplete; unfinished.

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kaele Parker, Haw to Eng / kā'-ē'-le /,

adv., In part; not entirely; not wholly.

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kaele Parker, Haw to Eng / kā'-ē'-le /,

v., To be in great numbers. (The word is used to express wonder, surprise, amazement, etc.) Kaele hoi kanaka o kela wahi! Many are the people in that place.

Tags: math

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