ʻApela

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Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Vernacular form of the biblical ʻAbela(Abel).

Proper noun[edit]

ʻApela

  1. A male given name.

References[edit]

  • Mary Kawena Pukui - Samuel H. Elbert, Hawaiian Dictionary, University of Hawaii Press 1971, page 181
  • Hawaii State Archives: Marriage records Apela (in the old orthography) occurs in 19th century marriage records as the only name (mononym) of 2 men.