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1. n. War club, cudgel, policeman's club; fluted stone, as held in the hand as a stone club; fluted stone inserted in one end of a war club or dagger, as the pāhoa.

2. nvi. To reel, stagger; dizziness, vertigo; dizzy. hoʻo.newa Caus/sim. (PCP newa.)

3. (Cap.) A constellation, probably the Southern Cross.

hehele To pass, of time. I loko o kēlā au kahiko i newa akula. In those ancient days passed. Trad. (Makakēhau). Cf. kūnewa (dic.).

v. To reel; to stagger, as one drunk; to walk as one who has been drinking hola.

2. To be dizzy, as one under the influence of vertigo. See NENEWA.

s. A staff; a cane; a cudgel; a war stick; laau kaua.

Newa (nē'-wă), n.

/ nē'-wă / Parker Haw to Eng,

A staff; a cane: a cudgel; a war stick; a policeman's club; laau kaua; war club.

Newa (nē'-wa), v.

/ nē'-wa / Parker Haw to Eng,

1. To reel; to stagger, as one drunk; to walk as one who has been drinking hola.

2. To be dizzy, as one under the influence of vertigo. Syn: Nenewa.

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