1. Same as waele. Wele i luna ka māla lani a ka ua, ke pulu ʻino i ka hiō a ka makani (chant), the heaven's rain garden is cleared above, the rotten mulch by the slanting blowing of the wind. (PNP wele.)
2. vs. Suspended, hanging; fine, thin, as thread. Cf. nāwele, pūnāwelewele.