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  • n. Alternative form of pu pu.


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  • It is known in Hawaiian legend by the name pupu kani oe, meaning the shell that makes a sound like a long whistling vibration, he said.

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  • Crank Tango: I think I remember my Hawaiian buddy once telling me that 'pupu' simply means snacks, or appetizers.

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  • We munched our way through the pupu platter, and the set ended.

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  • La Gunn warns her about using too many different construction styles, "I don't want it becoming a pupu platter of too many different construction methods."

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  • The rest of their merchandise is a veritable pupu platter of home care products, jewelry, electronics, dietary supplements, and even insurance.

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  • After luxuriating at headquarters, Chez HH, back to Maui on Aloha Airlines Friday with the kid again, sampling Chef Hans's caviar pupu platter while waiting for the charity fashion show -- to benefit At-Risk Teens -- at the Grand Hyatt ...


  • I towel-dried my hair, stapled on a smile, and asked everyone I knew to come to the Mon Kou to celebrate my big day by sharing a pupu platter.

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  • J'espere que ca va aller mais de toute facon si ca va pas ca ira a une de mes pupu!

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  • Aussi il me fallait une enflure dans la pupu Society et ce role lui allait comme un gant.

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  • Et ce week end je continuerai mon travail sur le Stop Motion avec la pupu society!

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  • My favourite pupu is (are?) poke rolls (just back from Honolulu).

    July 31, 2009

  • Bunny in Finnish. Easter Bunny = pääsiäispupu.

    March 14, 2009

  • Hawaiian word for finger-snacks, hors d'ouevres, appetizers.

    December 15, 2006