Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The Asiatic gazelle.
  • n. stone platform for moai

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The Asiatic gazelle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One of the native names of the common gazel of central Asia, the Gazella subgutturosa (Antilope subgutturosa of Güldenstädt).

Etymologies

Rapa Nui ahu (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Here, among the graves on the beach, lightly clad in ahu's and lava-lavas, flower - crowned and garlanded, with great phosphorescent hibiscus blossoms in their hair, youths and maidens were dancing.

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  • Initially successful in food gathering, they had an advanced culture for their age and gave thanks by making giant statues called ahu.

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  • He is an active member of the UH West O'ahu 'ohana participating in team-building activities including tennis and golf outings as well as the annual University of Hawai'i softball tournament.

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  • His pleasant demeanor and professionalism are appreciated by the entire UH West O'ahu 'ohana.

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  • Lookout offers a dramatic vista of O'ahu's Windward Side, raging winds and a glance at wild chickens more often seen on

    SFGate: Top News Stories

  • Home sales and prices were lower in January on Maui, the Big Island and Kaua'i, according to data released yesterday after similar movement for O'ahu's market was reported earlier this week.

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  • Thrift idea: Join a scheduled beach cleanup - like the one Surfrider volunteers recently conducted at Paumalū (Sunset Beach) on O'ahu's North Shore, and earlier in the year at Kaua'is Māhā'ulepū and Keoneloa (Shipwreck) beaches - by contacting the volunteer coordinator listed on each chapter's Web site.

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  • Reap the benefits: Reef Check's most recent survey was on O'ahu's South Shore, home to dive sites like Nautical Reef, which includes eels, honu pufferfish and a white-tip reef shark, and Turtle Reef, which in addition to its namesake, boasts lobsters, shrimp, cleaner wrasse and eels.

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  • The White House's going after by ahu on August 5, 2009 - 10: 39am

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  • The four smaller portions are located off the north shore of Kaua ` i, off Hawai ` i's Kona coast, and off the north and southeast coasts of O ` ahu.

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