Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A Polynesian dance that in traditional form dramatizes a song or chant, especially through arm movements and hand gestures.

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  • noun A form of chant and dance, which was developed in the Hawaiian Islands by the Polynesians who originally settled there.

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  • noun a Polynesian rain dance performed by a woman

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Hawaiian.]

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From Hawaiian hula

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