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poko Pukui-Elbert Haw to Eng,

1. Short for pōkole. A o poko, small cloud. Koʻolau Poko (place name), short Koʻolau. Keiki haehae poko o Nā-ʻā-lehu, the lad of Nā-ʻā-lehu who tears into bits [admiration for a fierce warrior]. hoʻo.poko Short for hoʻopōkole. (PNP poto.)

2. n. Greasy cutworm, such as Agrotis ypsilon and Lycophotia margaritosa, the variegated cutworm; caterpillar (Hal. 78.46).

3. n. Small division of a district, sometimes the personal lands of a chief. See akua poko.

poko Māmaka Kaiao Haw to Eng,

kikino Cutworm. Dic. Also ʻenuhe hele pō.

PO-KO Andrews Haw to Eng,

s. See POKO, short. The epithet often applied to the smaller division of a district of country; as, Koolau loa, long Koolau; Koolau poko, short Koolau; Hamakua loa, long Hamakua; Hamakua poko, short or small Hamakua, &c.

2. The name of a species of worm, the same perhaps as the peelua and anuhe; a caterpillar. Hal. 78:46.

PO-KO Andrews Haw to Eng,

adj. Short; not long; hence, incompetent; insufficient.

PO-KO Andrews Haw to Eng,

adv. Shortly; briefly; summarily. Rom. 13:9.

Poko (pō'-ko), adj. / pō'-ko / Parker Haw to Eng,

1. Short; not long; hence,

2.Incompetent; insufficient.

Poko (pō'-ko), adv. / pō'-ko / Parker Haw to Eng,

Shortly; briefly; summarily.

Poko (pō'-ko), n. / pō'-ko / Parker Haw to Eng,

[Poko, short.]

1. The smaller division of a district or country: Koolau loa, long Koo-Iau; Koolau poko, short Koolau; Hamakua loa, long Hamakua; Ha makua poko, short or small Hamakua, etc.

2. The cutworm, also called poki.

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