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The Kumulipo

The Kumulipo

a Hawaiian creation chant

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Published by Univiversity of Hawaii Press in Honolulu .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated and edited with commentary by Martha Warren Beckwith ; with a new foreword by Katharine Luomala.
ContributionsBeckwith, Martha Warren.
The Physical Object
Paginationxix,257p.
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22291211M
ISBN 100824807715


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The Kumulipo (here translated “beginning in deep dark-Cited by: In the Kumulipo manuscript download pdf first line of the refrain accompanying the births of the first four sections reads, not Ka po uhe'e i ka wawa with its suggestion of the "slipping away" (uhe'e) of night, but Ka pou he'e i ka wawa, thus picturing the god in the form of an octopus (he'e) supporting (pou) in darkness the first heaven and earth.

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