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imuimu

(EE-moo) (n) Hawaiian cooking pit, underground oven.

Example

English: Let’s have a clam bake!

Pidgin: Fire up da imu!

 

Note: ‘Ōlelo is a Hawaiian word meaning language, speech, word, etc.  To see the current list of Hawaiian and Pidgin words, definitions, and usage please click on

Pidgin Dictionary

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