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1. vi., To huddle or sit crouched, as with cold.

2. n., Feathers on the back of a bird above the puapua, tail feathers.

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v. To thrust, as with a spear; to make an attack, as in battle; to make an onset.

2. To crowd on; to gain what is another’s; to force; to compel; a lohe na kanaka, ua make kekahi alii, pue lakou e kaua, when the people heard that one of their chiefs was dead, they were urgent to fight; to urge; e pue ana lakou ia Kamehameha, they were urging Kamehameha.

3. To solicit strongly.

4. To manage so as to make it necessary for one to do a thing; a pue iho la o Poki ia Kaahumanu e kaua, Poki urged Kaahumanu to war, i. e., he planned to make a war unavoidable.

5. To force; to compel, i. e., to commit lewdness. Eset. 7:8.

6. To solicit to lewdness; to seduce, as a virgin; to commit a rape. Puk. 22:16. E hoala i ka mea e moekolohe ai. See PUEWALE. E pue i ka wahine, to ravish; to commit a rape.

7. To make a round elevated hill, as in weeding out and hilling up potatoes.

8. To attack or besiege a city. Ier. 32:2.

s. A round heap of dirt or mud for planting kalo or potatoes; a potato hill.

2. A raised surf of fresh water; he nalu o ka wai.

3. The name of a bush or tree.

Pue (pu'e), n.

/ pu'e / Haw to Eng, Parker,

1. A round heap of dirt or mud for planting taro or potatoes; a potato hill.

2. Meeting of opposite currents of water. Syn: Puewai.

Pue (pū'-e), v.

/ pū'-e / Haw to Eng, Parker,

To be chilled, as one shaking with cold.

Pue (pu'e), v.

/ pu'e / Haw to Eng, Parker,

1. To thrust, as with a spear; to make an attack, as in battle; to make an onset.

2. To crowd on; to gain what is another's; to force; to compel; A lohe no kanaka, ua make kekahi alii, pue lakou e kaua. When the people heard that one of their chiefs was dead, they were urgent to fight; to urge: E pue ana lakou ia Kamehameha, they were urging Kamehameha.

3. To solicit strongly.

4. To manage so as to, make it necessary for one to do a thing: A pue iho la o Poki ia Kaahumanu e kaua. Poki urged Kaahumanu to war. that is. he planned to make a war unavoidable.

5. To force; to compel. that is. to commit rape.

6. To make a round elevated hill, as in weeding out and hilling up potatoes.

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