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piʻo Pukui-Elbert, Haw to Eng,

1. nvs., Arch, arc; bent, arched, curved; to arch, of a rainbow.

  • Examples:
    • Kapiʻolani (name), the heavenly arch.
    • Ka piʻo mau o ke ānuenue i luna o ia wahi (FS 127), the constant arching of the rainbow above this place.
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2. n., Marriage of full brother and sister of nīʻaupiʻo rank, presumably the highest possible rank. Their offspring had the rank of naha, which is less than piʻo but probably more than nīʻaupiʻo. Later piʻo included marriage with half-sibling.

3. Same as kāpiʻo #1.

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piʻo Māmaka Kaiao, Haw to Eng,

kikino, Arc, in math.

Tags: math

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Piʻo Place Names of Hawaiʻi,

Place, Kalihi Waena, Honolulu, Oʻahu. Literally, arch.

  • References:
    • TM.

Tags: Oʻahu

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