lāhui

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Hawaiian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /laːˈhu.i/, [laːˈhuwi]

Noun[edit]

lāhui

  1. race, nation, tribe, people, nationality

Verb[edit]

lāhui

  1. (intransitive) to assemble, gather together
  2. (transitive) to prohibit, forbid, lay a taboo, proclaim a law

References[edit]

M. W. Pukui and S. H. Elbert (1957), Hawaiian-English Dictionary