Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / pule

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

This was accomplished by the utterance of a pule hoo-noa, a tabu-lifting prayer.
UNWRITTEN LITERATURE OF HAWAIINATHANIEL BRIGHT EMERSON
The priesthood, properly so called (Kahuna maoli, Kahuna pule), was hereditary.
He then coost it into the deep pule below, making the flee skim alang the top o' the water, as skeelfully as onything ye ever saw.
THE GENIUS OF SCOTLANDROBERT TURNBULL
But we are in bad case; for see, on the one side comes Pule-o-Vaitafe, and on the other Tamavili.
Here also is another pule hoo-noa, a prayer-song addressed to Laka, an intercession for the lifting of the tabu.
UNWRITTEN LITERATURE OF HAWAIINATHANIEL BRIGHT EMERSON
The priests of the poison-god were very powerful in the curious rite called pule-ana-ana, or praying to death.
LEGENDS OF GODS AND GHOSTS (HAWAIIAN MYTHOLOGY)W. D. (WILLIAM DRAKE) WESTERVELT
The unihipili bones were used in connection with a strange belief called pule-ana-ana (praying to death).
LEGENDS OF GODS AND GHOSTS (HAWAIIAN MYTHOLOGY)W. D. (WILLIAM DRAKE) WESTERVELT

WORDS RELATED TO PULE

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

putativeadjective | [pyoo-tuh-tiv ]SEE DEFINITION
Tired of Typos? Get Help Now!