ahuula

noun ahu·ula \ˌä-hə-ˈü-lə, ˌä-ˌhü-ˈü-\

Definition of ahuula

plural

-s

  1. :  a feather cloak or cape made of minute red or yellow bird feathers occasionally trimmed with black or green and formerly worn in Hawaii by high chiefs and kings

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Origin and Etymology of ahuula

Hawaiian, from 'ahu garment + 'ula red, regal


First Known Use: 1885


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