Pelekila

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Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of the biblical Perisekila (Priscilla).

Proper noun[edit]

Pelekila

  1. A female given name.

References[edit]

  • Mary Kawena Pukui - Samuel H. Elbert, Hawaiian Dictionary, University of Hawaii Press 1971, page 186
  • Hawaii State Archives: Marriage records Pelekila occurs in 19th century marriage records as the only name (mononym) of 1 woman.