ali'i - Hawaiian chief or royalty.
ancestress - a woman from whom one is descended, such as a grandmother.
demigod - a minor god, or one that is half-god, half-human.
hau - a native Hawaiian softwood tree.
imu - an earthen pit oven, used in traditional Polynesian cooking methods.
kalo - a plant also known as taro, the corm of which is used to make poi, a starchy paste that was a staple of the ancient Hawaiian diet.
kapa - traditional Polynesian bark cloth made from pounding the bark of the mulberry tree.
lava - molton rock that is extruded from a volcano.
mortal - refering to man as a being who must die.
mud hen - common name for the Hawaiian Gallinule, Gsllinula chloropus sandvicensis , also known as a moorehen.
Ohi'a lehua -Metrosideros polymorpha , a tree native to the Hawaiian Islands.
snare - a trap with a noose or loop used to catch small animals.