Vocabulary list for

VOCAB GROUP: ALAHELE text

  1. accommodate

    to make room for

  2. ala hele

    trail or path

  3. ascent

    climb; an upward slope or path

  4. kamaʻāina

    familiar with

  5. Māmalahoa (or Māmalahoe) Kānāwai

    often called the Law of the Splintered Paddle, this kānāwai was to protect people from murder

  6. maintenance

    upkeep; repairs

  7. oʻioʻina

    resting spot for travelers, like the shade of a tree or a nice, large rock

  8. pali

    cliff

  9. puka

    hole

  10. steep

    rising or falling sharply

  11. treacherous

    dangerous

  12. vertical

    straight up and down