Wehewehe Wikiwiki Hawaiian language dictionaries

Purchase order. Palapala ʻoka kūʻai.

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1. s., Night; the time after the going down of the sun; the time of the twenty-four hours opposite to ao, day.

2. Darkness; the time when the sun gives no light.

3. Chaos; the time before there was light; mai ka po mai, from chaos (darkness) hitherto, that is, from the beginning, from eternity.

4. The place of departed spirits; the place of torment. NOTE.—Hawaiians reckon time by nights rather than by days; as, Po akahi, first night, i. e., Monday; Po alua, second night, Tuesday. Po was counted as a god among the poe akuanoho.

Nā LepiliTags: time religion

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1. v., To be dark; to darken; to become night; to be out of sight; to vanish; hence, to be slain; to be lost; e po i ke kaua, to be lost in war.

2. FIG. To be ignorant; to be wild; to be rude; to be uncultivated.

3. To overshadow, as the foliage of trees.

4. To assemble thickly together, as people; to come together in multitudes.

5. To emit an odoriferous smell. See puia.

Nā LepiliTags: metaphors

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

1. adj., Dark; dark colored; obscure.

2. FIG. Ignorant; rude; wild; savage.

3. Unsocial; sour; unfriendly; crabbed.

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

is prefixed to a good many words, and seems to denote an intensive, thus: maikai, pomaikai; ino, poino; eleele, poeleele; pilikia, popilikia, &c.

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

prefix, It seems to have an intensive force, thus: maikai, pomaikai; ino, poino; eleele, poeleele; pilikia, popilikia, etc.

Nā LepiliTags: grammar

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

1. adj., Dark; dark colored; obscure.

2. adj., Fig. Ignorant; rude; wild; savage.

3. adj., Unsocial; sour; unfriendly; crabbed.

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

1. n., Night; the time after the going down of the sun; the time of the twentytour hours opposite to ao, day.

2. n., Darkness; the time when the sun gives no light.

3. n., Chaos; the time before there was light: mai ka po mai, from chaos (darkness) hitherto, that is, from the beginning, from eternity.

4. n., The place of departed spirits; the place of torment. (Hawaiians reckon time by nights rather than by days; as, po akahi, first night, that is, Monday; po alua, second night, Tuesday. Po was counted as a god among the poe akuanoho or the deified spirits of the deceased.)

Nā LepiliTags: time religion

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

1. v., To be dark; to darken; to become night; to be out of sight; to vanish; hence, to be slain; to be lost; e po i ke kaua, to be lost in war.

2. v., Fig. To be ignorant; to be wild; to be rude; to be uncultivated.

3. v., To overshadow, as the foliage of trees.

Nā LepiliTags: metaphors

Papa helu loliWehewehe Wikiwiki update log

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