6. n., A type of dangerous hand-to-hand fighting in which the, fighters broke bones, dislocated bones at the joints, and inflicted severe pain by pressing on nerve centers. There was much leaping, and (rarely) quick turns of spears. Many of the techniques were secret. Lua holds were named (see fight). Lua experts were bodyguards to chiefs.
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kikino Bathroom; toilet. Dic. See lumi ʻauʻau, lumi hoʻopaupilikia.
, a type of hand-to-hand fighting
'Pit, crater, hole'.
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