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pūlehu Pukui-Elbert, Haw to Eng / pū.lehu /,

1. vt., To broil, as sweet potatoes, breadfruit or bananas placed on hot embers.

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2. n., Waterspout.

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PU-LE-HU Andrews, Haw to Eng,

v. To roast on coals or embers; to bake on the fire; to roast in the blaze and smoke; hence,

2. To burn; to consume by fire.

PU-LE-HU Andrews, Haw to Eng,

s. A roasting on coals or embers; cooking food in a hurry by wrapping it in leaves and laying it on the fire, whether it be coals, hot ashes, flame or smoke.

2. A waterspout.

Pulehu (pū'-lē'-hu), n. Parker, Haw to Eng / pū'-lē'-hu /,

1. A roasting on coals or embers; cooking food in a hurry by wrapping it in leaves and laying it on the fire, whether it be coals, hot ashes, flame or smoke.

2. A roast; anything roasted for food.

Pulehu (pŭ'-lē'-hu), n. Parker, Haw to Eng / pŭ'-lē'-hu /,

[Pu, to draw water into the mouth and blow it out, and lehu, ash-like, broken.] A water-spout.

Pulehu (pū'-lē'-hu), v. Parker, Haw to Eng / pū'-lē'-hu /,

1. To roast on coals or embers; to bake on the fire; to roast in the blaze and smoke; hence,

2. To burn; to consume by fire.

Pulehu (pu'-lehu): Parker, Haw to Eng / pu'-lehu /,

to roast on coals. Ridge, Southwest Kauai.

Pūlehu Place Names of Hawaiʻi,

Ridge, Wai-mea district, Kauaʻi. Land division, road, and gulch, Puʻu-o-kali qd., Maui. Lit., broiled.

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