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  • n. Green Sea Turtle, Chelonia mydas

Etymologies

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Hawaiian honu

Examples

  • We need to teach everyone how to deal with bullies and stop them from bullying . mawuli honu

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  • The sea surges far within, but there is an inner space which the expert swimmer can reach, and where Puupehe had often rested and baked the _honu > _ or sea turtle, for her absent lover.

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  • And spent much of that time underwater with the honu.

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  • This honu swam up to me right through the shower spray.

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  • What's so remarkable - so amazing (and I can't even explain it), is the honu who swam up to me last night is the very first turtle to appear in this 1998-99 video!

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  • The honu stands for family and the plumeria is because it is my favorite flower.

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  • A sea turtle, or honu, named Makana headed straight into the water Wednesday afternoon after being released from the Kahala Hotel and Resort.

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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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  • Reap the benefits: monthly guided hikes on Moloka'i explore the pristine rain forest of Kamakou Preserve, the mountain home of rare birds and 219 endemic plants, and the coastal dunes of Mo'omomi Preserve, which also boasts many native plants and attracts nesting green sea turtles (honu) and the Hawaiian owl (pueo).

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  • The honu are not the only ones who get fed; guests will be able to enjoy their own complimentary lunch in the Reef Cafe.

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