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makali

Pukui-Elbert Haw to Eng,

1. Same as mali, to flatter.

2. vs. Barely cooked, underdone. Rare.

3. vs. Glowing, bright, as of fire. He ahi makali hoʻāli na ke kupa (chant), a glowing fire stirred by the native son.

4. vt. To bait a hook. (PCP matali.)

MA-KA-LI

Andrews Haw to Eng,

v. To bait a hook; to angle for fish; e makali e loaa iki.

Makali (mă'-kā'-li), v.

/ mă'-kā'-li / Parker Haw to Eng,

To bait a hook; to angle for fish; e makali e loaa iki. Makali iho oe i kuu makau.

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