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nene Pukui-Elbert Haw to Eng,

1. vi., To stir, show animation, move, as a fledgling.

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2. Variant of manene #1.

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    • PCP nene.

3. n., A kind of shellfish.

Tags: Oʻahu fauna fish

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NE-NE Andrews Haw to Eng,

s. A goose, a species of which is found on the high lands of Hawaii.

2. A visible appearance; a sign of something about to take place.

3. A report; a rumor; a gossip. Mar. 13:7.

4. A species of thick grass; mauu, weuweu.

O ka mauu nene aala i ke kula o Kanehou

Ua like paha—ao i like.

NE-NE Andrews Haw to Eng,

v. To be on the point of breaking out, as a war.

2. To be excited; to be moved, as a company of persons at unexpected news. Laieik. 116.

Nene (nē'-nē'), n. / nē'-nē' / Parker Haw to Eng,

1. The wild goose, (Nesochen sandvicensis), a species peculiar to the Hawaiian islands.

2. Hearsay of something about to happen; report; rumor; gossip.

Nene (nē'-nē'), v. / nē'-nē' / Parker Haw to Eng,

1. To be reported by rumor.

2. To be on the point of breaking out, as a war.

3. To be excited; to be moved, as a company of persons at unexpected news. Laieik. p. 116.

Nene / ne'-ne / Parker Haw to Eng,

goose. Land section, Hilo, Hawaiʻi.

Tags: geography Hawaiʻi

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