Simple Definition of hula
: a Hawaiian dance that has flowing hand and hip movements
Full Definition of hula
: a sinuous Polynesian dance characterized by rhythmic movement of the hips and mimetic gestures with the hands and often accompanied by chants and rhythmic drumming
Variants of hula
Origin of hula
First Known Use: 1825
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