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1. n., Seat, chair, stool, bench, pew, saddle.

  • Examples:
    • Noho kula, golden throne.

2. vt., To live, reside, inhabit, occupy (as land), dwell, stay, tarry, marry, sit, be in session; to be, act as; to rule or reign (usually but not always followed by a qualifier, as noho moku, to rule a district).

  • Examples:
    • ʻO ʻOlopana ke aliʻi o ia wā e noho ana ma Oʻahu nei (FS 197), ʻOlopana was the chief of this time ruling here on Oʻahu.
  • References:
    • PPN nofo.

3. nvt., Possession of a medium by a spirit or god; possessed; to possess.

  • Examples:
    • Akua noho, god that posseses.
    • Ua noho ʻo Pele i luna o ʻAne, Pele possessed Annie.
  • References:
    • PPN nofo.

4. vs., A strong negative following mai.

  • Examples:
    • Mai noho ʻoe ā kolohe i kaʻu mea hana, don't you dare disturb my work.

Nā LepiliTags: religion

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hehele, Retention, especially as referring to students remaining in a school or program.

  • Source:
    • Existing dictionary word, Extended meaning
  • Examples:
    • He nui nō ka pākēneka o ka noho ʻana o nā haumāna ma kēlā kula. The student retention rate at that school is high.
  • References:

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1. s., A seat; a bench; a stool; a chair; a place of staying or living.

2. Noho lio, a saddle; noho kapakahi, a side-saddle.

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1. v., To sit; to dwell; to tarry in a place.

2. To be in a certain condition or to exhibit a certain character; e noho malie, to live quietly, or to hold one’s peace; e noho pio, to be in bondage; e noho like, to be at peace, as between two people. Lunk. 4:17. I. e., to have equal privileges. Noho in some positions seems almost to carry the idea of existence; ua noho oluolu oia, he lived comfortably.

3. Hoonoho. To cause one to sit, i. e., to dwell, or live or stay at any place.

4. To establish or appoint any one in a place or in any business. Kin. 47:6.

5. To appoint any one to a particular office. Puk. 7:1.

6. To bring one forth, i. e., to produce one before a court for trial.

7. To set forth a declaration of some facts in history. Oih. 1:1.

8. E hoonoho kepau, to set types; i ke ai hoonohoia e ka unu loa.

9. To lay a foundation, as of a building. NOTE.—Noho is often used merely to strengthen or intensify the idea; often with a or e imperative; e noho ekemu ole, keep silence, i. e., be silent, where it gives force to ekemu.

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is used for various purposes; as, mai noho a, a forbidding negative, do not; e noho nei, here, now, referring to time present or to present place.

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s., Hoonoho A builder; an architect.

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1. adv., A negative: mai noho a, do not.

2. adv., Adverb of place or time: e noho nei, here, now, referring to present time or place.

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1. n., A layer; one who lays or places.

2. n., A builder; an architect. Hoonoho is preferable.

3. n., A seat; a bench; a stool; a chair; a place of staying or living: Noho lio, a saddle; noho kapakahi, a side-saddle.

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1. v., To sit; to dwell; to tarry in a place.

2. v., To be in a certain condition or to exhibit a certain character; noho malie, to live quietly, or to hold one's peace; noho pio, to be in bondage; noho like, to be at peace, as between two or more people; to have equal privileges. Noho in some positions seems almost to carry the idea of existence: ua noho oluolu oia, he lived comfortably.

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