malo

noun
ma·​lo | \ ˈmälō \
plural -s

Definition of malo

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a loincloth that is now worn by Hawaiian men only on ceremonial occasions — compare maro

malo-

Definition of malo- (Entry 2 of 2)

— see mal- entry 2

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Noun

Hawaiian

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“Malo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/malo. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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