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1. nvt., Paper; card, playing cards; to play cards.

  • Source:
    • English.
  • Examples:
    • Pāʻani pepa, to play cards.
    • ʻEke pepa, paper sack.
    • Lei pepa, paper lei.
    • Kāwele pepa, paper napkin or towel.
    • Puʻu pepa, deck of cards.

2. n., Black or white pepper, produced from the fruit of a climbing Oriental shrub (Piper nigrum 🌐).

  • Source:
    • English.
  • References:
    • Neal 291.

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s. Eng. Paper, especially writing paper. The Hawaiian word is kalana or kanana.

2. The common name for gambling cards; e paani pepa, to play at cards.

[Eng.]

1. Paper, especially writing paper. (The Hawaiian word is kalana or kanana.)

2. The common name for playing cards; e paani pepa, to play cards.

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