Hawaiian Word of the Day: Pule

Published: Jul. 19, 2019 at 12:12 PM HST
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HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Our Hawaiian word of the day is Pule. The word pule is defined as prayer, incantation and blessing.

Pule was an essential part of daily life, pule for guidance, pule for protection, pule for healing were used by nearly every family in some form.

The importance of pule in Hawaii is also captured in its use to describe our modern 7 day week, which is a pule.

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