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nalu Pukui-Elbert, Haw to Eng,

1. nvi., Wave, surf; full of waves; to form waves; wavy, as wood grain.

  • Examples:
    • Ke nalu nei ka moana, the ocean is full of waves.
  • References:
    • PPN ngalu.

2. vt., To ponder, meditate, reflect, mull over, speculate.

  • Examples:
    • Nalu wale ihola nō ʻo Keawenui-a-ʻUmi i ka hope o kēia keiki (For. 4:261), Keawenui-a-ʻUmi pondered about the fate of this child.
  • References:
    • Cf. Eset. 6.6.
    • PPN na(a)nunga.

3. n., Amnion, amniotic fluid.

  • References:
    • PPN, PCP lanu; note Hawaiian metathesis.

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nalu Māmaka Kaiao, Haw to Eng,

kikino, Wave, as surf near the land.

Tags: preceded by ke

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nalu Māmaka Kaiao, Haw to Eng,

hamani, To reflect, ponder or think about.

  • Source:
    • Existing dictionary word
  • Examples:
    • Pau kāna hana, ua nalu ʻo Kimo i ka hopena a me ka waiwai i loaʻa mai iā ia. When his work was finished, Kimo reflected upon the results and what he got out of it.

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nalu Andrews, Haw to Eng / NA-LU /,

v., To be in doubt or suspense; to suspend one’s judgment.

2. To wonder at; not to comprehend speech or language.

3. To speak secretly, or to speak to one’s self; to think within one’s self. Eset. 6:6.

4. To talk or confer together concerning a thing.

5. To think; to search after any truth or fact.

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nalu Andrews, Haw to Eng / NA-LU /,

s., The surf as it rolls in upon the beach; a sea; a wave; a billow.

2. The slimy liquid on the face of a new born infant; o ka wai ma ka maka o ke keiki i hanauia ana.

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nalu Andrews, Haw to Eng / NA-LU /,

adj., Roaring; surging; rolling in, as the surf of the sea.

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nalu Parker, Haw to Eng / nă'-lu /,

adj., Roaring; surging; rolling in, as the surf of the sea.

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nalu Parker, Haw to Eng / nă'-lu /,

1. n., The surf as it rolls in upon the beach; a sea; a wave; a billow.

2. n., The slimy liquid on the body of a new born infant; o ka wai ma ke kino o ke keiki i hanauia.

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nalu Parker, Haw to Eng / nă'-lu /,

1. v., To be in doubt or suspense; to suspend one's judgment.

2. v., To speak secretly, or to speak to one's self; to think within one's self.

3. v., To talk or confer together concerning a thing.

4. v., To think; to search after any truth or fact.

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