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1. n. A sea urchin, as Diadema paucispinum and Echinothrix diadema, considered by some an ʻaumakua. (PPN wana.)

2. nvs. Sharp-pointed, as sea-urchin spines; jagged, sharp; spike

3. n. A long spike or streak of light, as at dawn; to appear, as a ray of light. Cf. wanaʻao. Wana kau lani, a streak in the heavens, as of light or cloud. (PCP wana.)

v. To come; to approach; to appear, as the early dawn. See WANAAO.

s. A species of the sea-egg of the size and shape of a turnip; he ia poepoe me he ina la, he oioi mawaho.

adj. Pronged; sharp pointed; externally jagged.

Wana (wă'-na), adj.

/ wă'-na / Parker Haw to Eng,

Pronged; sharp pointed; externally jagged.

Wana (wă'-na), n.

/ wă'-na / Parker Haw to Eng,

A species of the sea-egg or sea-urchin.

Wana (wă'-na), v.

/ wă'-na / Parker Haw to Eng,

Same as wena. To appear, as light in the early dawn. See wanaao.

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