Wehewehe Wikiwiki

pala.holo

Pukui-Elbert Haw to Eng,

1. n. Rolled-up frond of the ʻamaʻu fern; paste made of sap from the fronds, used in welding strips of tapa together. Tapa made with old torn pieces added to new pieces was also called palaholo (For. 5:641).

2. Same as palahuki.

palaholo

Māmaka Kaiao Haw to Eng,

kikino Gel. Dic., new mng. Cf. ʻūnina. Palaholo lauoho. Hair gel, Dep. Palaholo silaka g. Silica gel g, i.e. a powder used as the sorbent layer in thin-layer chromatography (pronounced palaholo silaka gā).

PA-LA-HO-LO

Andrews Haw to Eng,

s. Pala and holo for hee, to flow. Paste made from the fern called amaumau; the paste was used in pasting kapas.

2. The name of a plant.

Palaholo (pă'-lā-hō'-lo), n.

/ pă'-lā-hō'-lo / Parker Haw to Eng,

[Pala, soft, and holo, to flow.]

1. Paste or dye made from the fern called amaumau; used in pasting and dyeing tapa.

2. A variety of fern.

E huli iā “palaholo” ma Ulukau.

Search for “palaholo” on Ulukau.

Hāpai i wehewehena hou a i ʻole i ʻōlelo hoʻoponoponoSuggest a translation or correction

E hāpai i kahi wehewehena a i ʻole hoʻoponopono no Wehewehe Wikiwiki.Suggest a translation or correction to the Wehewehe Wikiwiki Community Dictionary for consideration.

Mai hoʻouna mai i noi unuhi ʻōlelo.This is not a translation service.