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1. n. Division of land smaller than a moku or district; county.

2. nvs. Release, forgiveness, etc. Cf. kala 1. Lā kalana ola, life-giving sun.

kikino, County.

  • Source:
    • Existing dictionary word
  • Examples:
    • Hōʻikeʻike kalana. County fair. See fea.

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s. The name early given by Hawaiians to white writing paper; he pono anei keia manao o na kumu ao a pau o keia kalana?

2. The name of a division of an island next less than moku, and SYN. with okana in some places.

v. To sift; to strain, as through a cloth, &c. See KANANA.

s. See the above. A sieve; a strainer.

Kalana (kā'-lā'-na), n.

/ kā'-lā'-na / Haw to Eng, Parker,

1. A sieve; a strainer.

2. The name early given by Hawaiians to white writing paper.

Kalana (kă-lă'-na), n.

/ kă-lă'-na / Haw to Eng, Parker,

The name of a division of an island next less than moku, and synonymous with okana in some places.

Kalana (kā'-lā'-na), v.

/ kā'-lā'-na / Haw to Eng, Parker,

To sift; to strain, as through a sieve, etc. See kanana.

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