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1. n., Athletic contest, especially championship match.

2. n., Crescent-shaped disposition of soldiers on a battlefield.

  • References:
    • Malo 203, Emerson note.

3. n., Variety of sweet potato.

4. (Cap.) n., A lua fighting stroke.

Nā LepiliTags: sports flora ʻuala lua fighting

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adj., Broad and well planned and built, as the foundation of a house; ina he kahua akea, a malaelae, he kahului ke kaua kupono ma ia kahua.

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kahului

/ kā'-hŭ-lū'-i / Parker Haw to Eng,

n., A contest on a broad, open plain. Ina he kahua akea a malaelae, he kahului ke kaua kupono ma ia kahua; If there is a wide field clear of obstructions, kahului is the kind of kaua (contest) proper for that field.

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gathering together. Town, Wailuku, Maui.

Nā LepiliTags: geography Maui

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Kahului

/ Ka-hului / Place Names of Hawaiʻi WahiLocation,
  1. Bay and land section south of Kailua, Hawaiʻi.
  2. Town, elementary school, port, bay, railroad, and surfing area known as Kahului Breakwater (Finney, 1959a:108), Maui.
  • Probably literally, the winning.

Nā LepiliTags: Hawaiʻi Maui

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  1. Beach, Kahului, Maui. Narrow detrital sand beach between Kahului Beach Road and Pier.
  2. Harbor, Kahului, Maui. Maui's only deep-draft harbor. First used as a commercial landing in 1879 by Maui sugar planters. By 1910, the Kahului Railroad Company had completed an 1,800-foot long breakwater, dredged a turning basin, and constructed a 200-foot wharf. Facilities now include a 2,315-foot breakwater to the west, a 2,760-foot breakwater to the east, a 600-foot wide entrance channel, and two commercial piers.
  3. Harbor range lights, light, Kahului, Maui. A light was established on the Kahului waterfront in 1905. Kahului Light, the 32-foot skeleton tower on the east breakwater, was built in 1917.
  4. Ramp, Kahului, Maui. Constructed in 1963 in Kahului Breakwater Park, the park on the west breakwater of the harbor. Facilities include a ramp, a dock, and a vessel washdown area.
  • Perhaps literally, the winning.

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