pa'u

noun
\ ˈpäˌü \
plural -s

Definition of pa'u

: an Hawaiian sarong formerly made of tapa and now of cotton or silk and worn by women for dancing, horseback riding in parades, and ceremonies

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“Pa'u.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pa%27u. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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